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Police officer killed after being sent to wrong house

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Two other officers injured in incident By  DAKIN ANDONE (CNN) - A Missouri police officer killed this week in the line of duty met with gunfire only after he was dispatched to the wrong house, a Missouri Highway Patrol official said.Officer Christopher Ryan Morton, 30, was shot dead late Tuesday at a home in Clinton, about 80 miles southeast of Kansas City, after dispatchers received a 911 call in which they only could hear two women screaming. Two other officers, Nathan Bettencourt and Nicholas Kasper, also were injured in the shootout with James Waters, 37, according to the state patrol. A SWAT team later found Waters dead inside the home.The three Clinton Police Department officers, however, shouldn't have been sent to the Clinton address because the 911 call originated from an address in nearby Windsor, Missouri, Sgt. Bill Lowe of the highway patrol said Wednesday during a news conference.The 911...

Police: At least 3 injured in Vienna knife attack

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By Nicole Darrah - Fox News Several people have been injured in a knife attack in Vienna on Wednesday evening, Vienna police confirmed online. "According to eyewitnesses a man has attacked three persons — a man, his wife and their adult daughter," police spokesman Patrick Maierhofer told The Associated Press. "The three persons suffered heavy to life-threatening injuries and are currently in a hospital." Police stand on a street in downtown Vienna after several people have been injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna, Austria, Wednesday, March 7, 2018.  (AP Photo/Ronald Zak) A fourth person was attacked with a knife shortly after, police said. Authorities are investigating whether the two incidents are connected. Police are still searching for the man believed to be responsible for the attack, which Austria Press Agency reported happened near Prater park. Further details regarding the attack and a possible motive were not immediately...
WHNT News 19 HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A Huntsville man accused of planning a terrorist attack in Madison County last June, will plead guilty to a federal terrorism charge, court records show.Aziz Sayyed, 22, will enter a guilty plea to a charge of attempting to provide material support or resources to a designated foreign terrorist organization – ISIS — records show.Last summer the Madison County District Attorney’s office accused Sayyed of planning to bomb a police station and claimed that swift action by law enforcement prevented the act from being carried out. In new documents filed by federal prosecutors, Sayyed is accused of watching ISIS propaganda videos, praising ISIS, learning bomb-making  and offering his services to the group.A change of plea hearing is set for Thursday in Birmingham, where Sayyed is expected to enter a guilty plea.His attorney Bruce Gardner said the plea deal with federal prosecutors includes a recommendation to...
The New York Post By Paulina Dedaj A British teacher was convicted Friday of trying to recruit students to carry out Islamic State-inspired attacks across London.Umar Haque, 25, was accused of radicalizing children at two schools and a mosque, making them re-enact deadly attacks on London and role-play attacks on police officers; he even exposed the children to gruesome videos of beheadings, Reuters reported.Prosecutors said that Haque “was fascinated by the warped and extreme ideology of ISIS.”Metropolitan Police Counterterrorism Cmdr. Dean Haydon said he planned to “created an army of children” that would help carry out attacks at “multiple sites using multiple weapons.”“He tried and he did, we believe, radicalize vulnerable children from the ages of 11 to 14,” Haydon said.Haque lacked qualifications for the academic positions, however police say he became employed under the guise of teaching Islamic studies, Reuters reported. Read more: https://nypost.com/2018/03/02/teacher-convicted-of-trying-to-recruit-kids-for-isis-inspired-army/...
KUTV - Salt Lake City, Utah by John W. Yelland, Larry D. Curtis ST. GEORGE, Utah — UPDATE: Police said a homemade explosive device was the item discovered in a backpack at Pine View High School Monday, that forced the evacuation of the school. Police said if the device had detonated, it would have caused significant injury or death. Police have a suspect in custody.A warrant served at the home of a male juvenile, found materials consistent with the materials used to build the device. Police also said the suspect had been researching information and expressing interest in ISIS and promoting the organization.The boy has not been identified but police said he was attending a class at Pine View. The suspect was arrested and faces charges of manufacture, possession, sale, use or attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction. More charges may be pending, according to police.It was determined...