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Christine Pelisek


Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Christine:

‘Predator’: Major Democratic Donor Accused of Running Drug House and Causing Man's Overdose

“From his home, in a position of power, Buck manipulates his victims into participating in his sexual fetishes,” prosecutors alleged in court papers → Read More

Mom and Her 4-Month-Old Are Allegedly Stabbed to Death by Baby’s Dad in Argument Over Custody

Heather Cook and her son were found dead Friday morning after reports of a house fire at their Southeast Shelby County home → Read More

Chicago Woman Allegedly Wore 'Scream' Mask While Stabbing Woman in Home Invasion Attack

Patricia Calhoun-Murdock is charged with attempted murder → Read More

Inside the Strip Club Scam Featured in Movie Hustlers: 'It's a Rush,' Says Ex-Stripper

Roselyn Keo was portrayed in Hustlers by Constance Wu → Read More

DNA Helps California Police Identify Suspect in Cold-Case 1972 Death of 11-Year-Old Girl

"His DNA was a 1 in 20 septillion match to the evidence collected from Terri Lynn Hollis," Torrance Police Chief Eve Irvine said → Read More

Wisconsin Man, 20, Accused of Running Large-Scale Counterfeit THC Vaping Scheme: 'National Epidemic'

The confiscated product allegedly claimed to have 5 milligrams of THC in each cartridge, but police say the actual amount was much higher → Read More

Teen With GoPro Camera Helps Crack 27-Year-Old Missing Person Case

“It was a complete string of flukes,” Max Werenka's mother Nancy tells PEOPLE. “It was like it was meant to happen. It just all aligned” → Read More

'No Evidence’ Anyone But Kidnapping Suspect Was Involved in Disappearance of Pennsylvania Toddler: DA

Nalani Johnson, 2, was found dead in her car seat in a Pennsylvania park on Tuesday → Read More

Missing Indiana 10-Year-Old Found Strangled in Trash Bag Inside Shed, and Stepmother Is Arrested

"There is no rational answer for why anyone would kill a 10-year-old," Indiana State Police Sgt. Tony Slocum said → Read More

10-Year-Old Indiana Girl Vanished 3 Days Ago; 'Optimistic' Police Seek Public's Help to Find Her

A statewide Silver Alert was issued for Skylea Rayn Carmack, 10, who was last seen on Aug. 31 around 4 p.m. → Read More

Mom, 19, Found Shot to Death in Oregon Apartment as Family Looks for Answers: 'So Much Potential'

Logan Nettleton had recently moved out of her parents' house and was starting her second year at Portland State University, studying criminal justice → Read More

Uber Driver Is Charged With Kidnapping Missing Penn. Toddler, Sparking Amber Alert

Sharena Nancy, 25, allegedly told police the still-missing child's father had sold her for $10,000 → Read More

Nevada Woman Who Spent 35 Years in Prison for Murder She Didn't Commit Will Receive $3 Million

Cathy Woods was wrongfully accused and convicted of the murder of college student Michelle Mitchell → Read More

Apple Programmer Killed When Rideshare Is Struck by Stolen Vehicle, and Driver Charged with Murder

Claudio Perez, 32, was allegedly driving a green 1996 stolen Honda Accord when he broadsided a Lyft carrying three people → Read More

After Teen Girl Is Fatally Shot at House Party, Cops Try to Determine If It Was Murder or Accidental

Police say 17-year-old Kaylissa O’Leary, a high school senior, died from a gunshot wound -- but it isn’t clear whether it was accidental or not → Read More

More Than 40 Wild Burros Have Been Found Shot, Killed in California Desert: 'This Is A Mass Killing'

Dozens of wild burros have been killed since May, and the Bureau of Land Management is offering a $10,000 reward → Read More

Georgia Lawyer Allegedly Runs Over, Kills Dad of 2 Who Threw Golf Ball at His Mercedes: DA

Prosecutors allege that Bryan Schmitt purposely swerved his Mercedes into Hamid Jahangard, fatally striking the father of two → Read More

Missing 6-Year-Old Boy, His Mom Found Dead in Texas Parking Garage Hours After Amber Alert

"Ollie" Wiedemann's mother did not have custody of him at the time of the apparent murder-suicide → Read More

Calif. Mom Allegedly Kills 2 Daughters – Ages 14 and 4 Months — Before Dad Finds Her Unresponsive

The two girls -- one aged 14 years and the other 4 months -- were found dead in the family's garage → Read More

Elementary School Teacher Is Killed in Boat Crash — and Ala. Couple Is Charged

Kelsey Starling, 26, was thrown from the boat after the crash and her body has yet to be recovered → Read More