Tag: Allegedly

This Chart Shows Where Paul Manafort Spent Millions Of Dollars Of Allegedly Laundered Money

This Chart Shows Where Paul Manafort Spent Millions Of Dollars Of Allegedly Laundered Money

President Trump's former campaign chairman was charged with being paid tens of millions of dollars for doing political work in Ukraine — and then laundering more than $18 million of it in offshore accounts.Paul Manafort "used his hidden overseas wealth to enjoy a lavish lifestyle in the United States, without paying taxes on that income. Manafort, without reporting the income to his tax preparer or the United States, spent millions of dollars on luxury goods and services for himself and his extended family through payments wired from offshore nominee accounts to United States vendors,” the indictment, unsealed Monday, read.“Manafort also used these offshore accounts to purchase multi-million dollar properties in the United States” and “pay for his personal expenses, including hi
A Right-Wing Conspiracy Theorist Allegedly Murdered His Dad For Calling Him A Nazi

A Right-Wing Conspiracy Theorist Allegedly Murdered His Dad For Calling Him A Nazi

Lane Davis, 33, a frequent Reddit contributor and conspiracy theorist who at one point wrote for former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannapoulos, allegedly murdered his 73-year-old father for calling him a Nazi.Court documents state that Davis' mother called police at 3:37 pm on July 14th on Samish Island, Washington, saying that her son was "out of control." When police arrived at their house, she called again and said Davis had stabbed his father and the father had died.Police arrested Davis shortly after, and he was charged with first-degree murder. According to court documents, his bail is set at $1 million. He's pled not guilty, according to local news. Davis told detectives that he and his father had gotten into an argument and that his father "called him a Nazi" a...
A Teen Who Allegedly Helped His Friend Kill Herself — And Filmed Her Death — Is Facing A Murder Trial

A Teen Who Allegedly Helped His Friend Kill Herself — And Filmed Her Death — Is Facing A Murder Trial

On April 19, Tyerell Joe Przybycien, an 18-year-old from Spanish Fork, Utah, texted a friend, saying, "What you do if you knew a friend was trying to commit suicide?"The friend replied that he would "talk them out of it."Przybycien, according to court documents provided to BuzzFeed News, responded: "The thing is...I wanna help kill them. It be awesome. Seriously im going to help her. Its like getting away with murder! I'm so fucked up. I'm seriously not joking. Its going down in about a week or two."On May 6, a turkey hunter found the body of 16-year-old Jchandra Brown hanging from a tree by a rope.Przybycien was charged with first degree murder and failure to report the finding of a dead body. On Tuesday, a Utah county district judge ruled that Przybycien would stand trial for ...
A Texas Tech Student Is In Custody After He Allegedly Shot And Killed A Campus Police Officer

A Texas Tech Student Is In Custody After He Allegedly Shot And Killed A Campus Police Officer

Texas Tech Police had gone to Daniels' dorm room to conduct a welfare check Monday night, university spokesperson Chris Cook said in a statement to BuzzFeed News. After entering his room, officers found evidence of drugs and drug paraphernalia and took the 19-year-old to the police station for questioning and a standard debriefing, the statement said.At the station, "the suspect pulled a gun and shot an officer in the head" before fleeing on foot, Cook said. The officer who was killed in the shooting has not been identified. Visibly upset, Texas Tech Police Chief Kyle Bonath said Monday that the student had somehow procured a weapon during questioning at the police station, and "mortally wounded one of our officers" before escaping the scene. Speaking to reporters ...
"It's Not Murder If They're Black": 4chan Poster Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Kill Howard University Students

"It's Not Murder If They're Black": 4chan Poster Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Kill Howard University Students

On Nov. 11, 2015, around 7:28 p.m. ET, a threat to target students at the historically black Howard University was posted on 4chan and Reddit."Any niggers left at Howard University after 10 tomorrow will be the first to go...After all, it's not murder if they're black," the online statement read in part.On Wednesday, John Edgar Rust, a 26-year-old white male who is a registered sex offender, was arrested and charged by federal agents for allegedly posting the online threat from a Panera Bread restaurant in Alexandria, Virginia.Rust — who is charged with "transmission in interstate commerce of a communication containing threats to injure the person of another" — faces up to five years in prison if convicted.The threatening post on 4chan in 2015 included a photo of former Universi