Murder Arrest

Murder Arrest

  • Trigg County Murders

    10/31/14 05:59:43 PM

    Kentucky State Police have charged 36-year-old Ryan Champion with the deaths of his mother, father and sister. He is also being criminally charged with the death of Vito Riservato.  click here for more

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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 


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Man Kicks 15-Year-Old Dog To Death, Injures Mom

WORTH, Ill. -- A 35-year-old Worth man has been charged with injuring his mother and killing her dog, according to police reports.

Christopher Krentkowski has been charged with two counts of aggravated domestic battery and one count of aggravated animal cruelty. He received a $125,000 bond during his court appearance on Monday.

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On Saturday around 8:30 p.m., police say Krentkowski allegedly dragged his mother's 15-year-old dog out of a bedroom and began to kick it. When his 53-year-old mother told Krentkowski to stop, he tried to strangle her and struck her head with a bookcase, injuring her, according to sheriff's police.

Krentkowski then continued to physically assault the dog, causing its death, according to the investigation. Krentkowski was arrested Sunday. His next court date is scheduled for June 26 at the Bridgeview courthouse.