A new crime has left Americans fuming, following circumstances that are still under investigation by authorities. A grandfather stabbed his own eight-year-old grandson to death in the early hours of the new year,
The suspect, identified by authorities as 62-year-old Phillip Hughes, was arrested by authorities on Sunday in Richland Hills, Texas. It happened on January 1 at 7:50 a.m. after responding to a call reporting the stabbing of a minor.
Arriving officers found the body of the boy, who was pronounced dead, while the suspect was taken to the North Richland Hills Police Department’s Joint Detention Center.
Despite the fact that Hughes is awaiting the reading of the relevant charges, authorities believe the grandfather is responsible for the crime, this is because Investigation reveals that no one else was at the scene at the time of the murder,
“The Richland Hills Police Department would like to express our condolences to those affected by this senseless tragedy and continue to pray for all involved,” officials said in a statement.
hopefully in the next few hours New progress is revealed in the investigation, as well as the penalty to be awarded to the accused is also established.For the crime of an eight-year-old boy.
The city of Richland Hills is located in the north of the state of Texas, 30 miles from Dallas and has approximately 8,000 residents.
Knife attack in Times Square
Time Square, one of the places in the world that gathers the most people during year-end and start-of-the-year festivities, experienced moments of terror due to a machete attack that injured several police officers.
According to the report of the officials, The person who carried out the attack was arrested While it was confirmed that three men in uniform were injured and referred to care centers in that city.
New York Mayor Eric Adams confirmed the incident shortly after midnight, saying the injured police officer “is fortunately in stable condition and his attacker is in custody.”
“They are in good spirits. Their response is an example of the courage and professionalism of our NYPD officers who give so much for our city.” The President told on his Twitter account.
The official also accompanied the publication with an image of the weapon used during the attack, issued by the New York Police. “This is the weapon that was recovered at the scene,” Mentioned organization.
Meanwhile, videos of the situation experienced at the time of the attack and the panic experienced by the participants of the mass event were released on social networks.
The mayor of New York led a conference in which details of the incident were released, with local police chief Chant Sewell explaining that the attack occurred without provocation in a sector of New York City at the end of New York’s festivities. year At the intersection of 52nd Street and Eighth Avenue.
The police chief indicated that the officers’ response resulted in the arrest of a 19-year-old man who was arrested just after 10:00 p.m. He attacked three agents in the head with a machete.
An information from Doordarshan channel abc, The detainee taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds arrived from Maine on New Year’s Eve and posted online messages that could indicate Islamist radicalization recently and his relatives have raised their concerns with authorities Was.