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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama district attorney said Monday that authorities have “good reason” to believe human remains found in a wooded area belong to the missing stepdaughter of a UFC heavyweight fighter. The remains were found on a county road in neighboring Macon County, Lee County District Attorney Brandon Hughes told The Associated […]

Across social media, you will find 1000s of posts alerting people about an alarming statistic: Black women are missing in the United States. The information has caused uproar among the Black community. With people upset that the information is not receiving mainstream attention and others cautioning Black women to be safe when traveling alone. So, what’s […]

Can you imagine going to your 5-year-old child’s bedroom in the morning to wake her up and she’s not there? Trust us, it’s not something you want to experience. Unfortunately, that is the reality for a heartbroken mother, Brianna Williams. Her daughter, Taylor Rose Williams, was last seen in her family home in Brentwood, Florida […]

An anxious Georgia family awaits news about their loved one, Alexis Crawford, a student at Clark Atlanta University who has gone missing since the evening hours of October 30th. According to Atlanta’s, the 21-year-old was in good spirits the last time she talked to her family but has not been seen or heard from […]

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Investigators searching through garbage found the body of a 3-year-old girl who was missing more than a week, and authorities are charging two people with murder, police said Tuesday. Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith told a news conference that the remains of Kamille McKinney were located in a trash bin that […]

At nine months pregnant, Makayla Winston, 21, was on her way to show her boyfriend a sonogram of their baby last Thursday. Winston was excited about the baby’s arrival on July 4. But she never made it to her destination, causing her family to fear the worst and report her disappearance. On Tuesday, her boyfriend, […]

Bones and blood found in a black garbage in southwest Arkansas, on Friday, have been confirmed as the remains of missing 4-year-old Maleah Davis. Hours before the remains were found, Davis’ stepfather Derion Vence allegedly confessed to Quanell X, an advocate for Maleah’s mother, to dumping her body in Arkansas, CNN reports. “All I […]

In a sit down interview with KHOU 11, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo unveiled a harrowing update when it comes the disappearance of four-year-old Maleah Davis. “We already know and believe that she is dead and we need to bring her home,” Chief Acevedo told the outlet. Houston police are still searching for Maleah who has been missing for […]

Her former stepfather, Derion Vence, has been arrested and charged with tampering with evidence.

HOUSTON (AP) — Trained dogs detected the scent of human decomposition in the vehicle of a man arrested in connection with the disappearance of a 4-year-old Texas girl, according to a prosecutor. Derion Vence, 26, remained jailed Sunday on a $1 million bond after being arrested a day earlier on a charge of tampering evidence, […]

HOUSTON (AP) — A car that was reportedly stolen when a 4-year-old Texas girl disappeared late last week was found Thursday in a suburban Houston parking lot, authorities said. A woman spotted the gray Nissan Altima in a Missouri City parking lot and reported it to police, Houston police Detective Kenneth Fregia said during a […]

UPDATE 5/78/19:  Due to flooding in the Houston and Sugarland, Texas region, the search for Maleah Davis has been suspended until further notice. Police now say that her stepfather, Darion Vence, is a ‘person of interest’ in the disappearance of Maleah Davis, the missing 4-year old from Sugarland, Texas. Vence initially told Houston police that […]