Posts Tagged ‘homicide’

Could Yeardley Love’s Death Have Been Prevented By UVA’s Safety Tips?

On early Sunday morning, 22-year-old University of Virginia women's lacrosse player Yeardley Love was found dead in her apartment with "obvious physical injuries." Hours later, 22-year-old men's lacrosse player George Huguely was arrested and charged with first degree murder. Police didn't release many details in the case, save that Love and Huguely "had been in [...]

Vigil Planned For Transgender Stabbing Victims

A candlelight vigil will be held tomorrow evening for transgender woman who was killed yesterday afternoon. Joshua Mack, known to friends as "Na Na Boo," died at Howard University Hospital at 3 p.m. yesterday. Another transgender woman, who has not been identified, was also stabbed, and survived.
The vigil will be held at the site of [...]