Girlfriend describes frantic search on night boyfriend was shot dead

The girlfriend of a man found shot to death on an east London street more than three years ago said she “frantically” searched for him after he failed to call her back at an appointed time. Adriana Decker, who was Scotty Pate’s girlfriend for about a year at the time of his death, testified she […]

Accused killer feigning schizophrenia to dodge murder charge: Psychiatrist

Robert Charnock and Kenneth Wallis had lived beside each other peacefully at a Wharncliffe Road boarding house. Charnock, 42, who is on trial for second-degree murder, told a psychiatrist some months after Wallis’s death that he kind of felt sorry for his 56-year-old neighbour who moved in beside him in the spring of 2021. He […]

Guilty pleas in man’s stabbing, beating death – but not to murder

Mohammed Abdallah, critically stabbed eight times and covered in blood, was trying to crawl to the sidewalk when two people saw him. It was after 3 a.m. on Aug. 29, 2021, when two people saw Abdullah, 29, trying to get to the south side of Southdale Road, near the Millbank Drive housing complex. By the […]