Lethal Injection Execution of Longest-Serving Death Row Inmate in Idaho Abandoned Due to Failed IV Attempt

Boise, Idaho – One of the longest-serving death row inmates in Idaho narrowly avoided execution after a botched attempt by prison officials to deliver a lethal injection. Thomas Eugene Creech, a convicted murderer linked to multiple killings, was scheduled to be executed at a maximum-security prison in Idaho. However, the execution was abruptly halted when prison staff encountered difficulties in placing the catheter for the lethal injection. Reporters who were allowed to witness the attempted …

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Failed Robbery Suspect Faces New Murder Charge Before Next Weeks Arraignment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was previously charged with the killing of a man whose body was discovered in a 55-gallon drum on a beach in Malibu and a failed smash-and-grab robbery in El Monte is facing a new murder charge in a separate case. Joshua Lee Simmons, 37, is set to be arraigned next week on the amended criminal complaint, which includes a murder charge involving the Jan. 20, 2023, killing of …

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Grieving Family Holds Vigil After Loved One’s Tragic Demise in Failed Robbery

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Family and friends in South Bend, Indiana, are still coming to terms with the sudden loss of Glen Brooks, who died during a botched robbery attempt at a gas station. A prayer vigil was held for Brooks on Thursday as loved ones remembered him as a good person who made a bad choice. Brooks, just 24 years old, attempted to rob the Phillips 66 gas station with a handgun in the …

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