I found reports of 29 black-on-white homicides in July—and one white-on-black double homicide where, uniquely, the corporate media Reported Race and even speculated about a possible “Hate Crime.”
Arrested was Jaquan Hall, age 21.
WCHSTV.com reports the victim was a well-known athlete in the area, where he played football at the University of Charleston.
The incident occurred April 4, 2021. Hall was arrested July 6, 2021
[Man accused in Easter Sunday murder arrested, by WSAZ News Staff, wsaz.com, July 6, 2021].
Arrested was Avion Carnel Bell, age 19, who is "charged with first-degree murder, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a stolen firearm, and robbery with a dangerous weapon. He faces 28 years in prison and possible death if convicted of the first-degree murder charge," according to wfmynews2.com.
Reports say Bell allegedly pointed a gun at Grant while she worked at a convenience store and gas station. Witnesses claim they heard Bell demand money, Grant refuse the demand, and a gunshot.
Bell was arrested as his nearby home after police contended with his mother, reports claim [Known Greensboro criminal could face death for killing 72-year-old Speedway employee, by Carrie Hodgin, Chris Venzon, Jeffrey Elliott, wfmynews2.com, July 7, 2021].
Charges connected to Uyar’s death were pending against Tyler Rios, age 27.
Reports say the New Jersey woman was planning to return home from Tennessee, apparently to escape an abusive relationship with Rios. The couple's 2-year-old son was found safe in a motel room with Rios [Mom who was abducted with son in Amber Alert case found dead, by Riley Yates and S.P. Sullivan, nj.com, July 12, 2021].
Aspiring rapper Bryan Rhoden is accused of murdering Siller and two other men identified as 76-year-old Paul Pierson and 46-year-old Henry Valdez.
Reports say Siller was on the job as a golf pro when he noticed a white pick-up truck on the course. He was apparently shot dead when he went to investigate. The other two victims were found in the pick-up truck's bed. No pictures are available of the deceased Paul Pierson and Henry Valdez, but James Fulford covered this incident [Black Man Kills White Golf Pro, Two Others, Once Again Reported As "Man Arrested"].
[California man identified as the third person found dead on a Georgia golf course. Here’s what else we know about the investigation, by Madeline Holcombe and CNN.com Wire Service, mercurynews.com, July 7, 2021]
Arrested and charged was Dale L. Williamson, age 41.
Reports say police were called to the victim's home to investigate a death where they found the lifeless victim.
No backstory was reported.
[Suspect arrested and charged in the death of Katie Kellen of Raymore, by Sam Atwell, fox4kc.com, July 11, 2021]
Arrested was Jhabriel Munoz, age 25.
Reports say police were called after hearing cries for help from a suburban apartment. Upon arrival they found the suspect peering from inside the apartment through a peep hole in the door.
The motive was not disclosed [Court records detail what led to arrest of man for deadly stabbing of woman at Indy apartment complex, by Jesse Wells, fox59.com, July 14, 2021]
Arrested was 22-year-old Omar Soto-Chavira.
Reports say Bartlett was shot when the SWAT team he led confronted the suspect at a residence. Bartlett died of his wounds in a hospital. Four other SWAT team members were wounded by the gunman.
Police were called after the suspect was seen walking in the neighborhood with a firearm. When police arrived, the suspect reportedly opened fire from the doorway of the home. A standoff lasted about ten hours.
Omar is a masculine name frequently used by Muslims, but also in Spanish-speaking countries. The suspect's ethnicity was not disclosed in news reports. Court records present Omar Soto-Chavira as "White"
[Cop killed, 4 hurt during standoff with barricaded gunman in Texas, by Joshua Rhett Miller, nypost.com, July 16, 2021].
24-year-old Feymon Walker was charged with murder.
Reports say police heard gun shots just after midnight in Toledo's downtown area. Upon investigation, they found Clere in a parking lot with multiple gunshot wounds [Man accused of Sunday morning shooting makes court appearance, WTVG Staff, 13abc.com, July 18, 2021].
Edson Moreno, age 26, is accused of killing Favreau.
Reports say the two were roommates and the fatal shooting occurred during an argument. Police were contacted by a female witness who hid in a closet at the home where the shooting occurred.
It’s possible Moreno is a member of the local Cape Verdean community.
[Somerville Man Accused Of Killing Roommate Held Without Bail, by CBSBoston.com Staff, cbslocal.com, July 15, 2021]
Treyvion Simpson, age 22, was charged with first degree murder.
Reports say Billinger was shot dead in a McDonald's restaurant parking lot where he met the suspect expecting to sell him a gaming console. Billinger reportedly earned a living by delivering food and selling online. The incident occurred June 29 [Murder victim was killed in McDonald's parking lot over a gaming console, by Matt Jablow, 9news.com, July 7, 2021]
Police have accused 23-year-old Kenyata Gardner of murder.
Report say Farrell went missing July 6, 2021. His body was found dumped along a country road.
One more death that won't cause riots: Bobby Farrell had been missing since July 6 when authorities discovered his body abandoned on a tree-lined country road in New Richmond. Police have since accused Kenyata Gardner of murder in Farrell's death. https://t.co/Jiy7mUk0Ge— VDARE (@vdare) August 5, 2021
[$1M bond for murder suspect in missing New Richmond man's death, by WCPO staff, wcpo.com, July 15, 2021]
Arrested was Kidus Yohannes, age 34.
Reports say the young homeless woman was stabbed behind a Dollar Tree store in 2018.
Yohannes had been questioned and released shortly after the incident. [Police arrest suspect in 2018 stabbing death of woman in Salt Lake City, by Sara Knox, kutv.com, July 19, 2021]
Arrested were Christian Henderson,19, (pictured), and Savannah Wilson, 17, (not pictured), reports say.
Apparently, the two suspects used social media to lure Macke with intent of robbing him. Macke was found shot to death in a crashed vehicle. The incident occurred June 24, 2021 [Man killed in Westwood shooting was lured out twice by promise of sex, police say, by Maggy Mcdonel, fox19.com, July 22, 2021].
Dangelo Cash Clemons, 30, is facing kidnapping charges after police allege that he held Maggie Millsap, 5, captive for several days.
The girl was rescued by police after neighbors heard her shouting for help from a window. Upon investigation, the girl's dad was found deceased in his adjoining home. Reports say the girl's mother died of cancer months earlier leaving her dad to raise her. It is not known if Clemons is connected to the man's death. The incident was investigated June 30, 2021.
['The monster is back': Kidnapped Detroit girl saved after neighbor hears her yell for help, by Jessica Dupnack and Amber Ainsworth, fox2detroit.com, July 21, 2021]
August Shaton Sanders, 26, was charged with murder.
Reports say the two lived at a trucking company where they engaged in an argument ending in Hambrick's death. [Arrest made in Temple Saturday homicide, by Roland Richter, fox44news.com, July 19, 2021]
The suspect has been identified as Moashaun Lafarr Bristow, age 23.
Reports say the incident occurred at the victim's home but had no explanation why the suspect was at the home. Bristow remains at large and is considered armed and dangerous [‘Armed and dangerous’ man on the run after Spring Lake robbery, murder, authorities say, by Patrick Zarcone, cbs17.com, July 21, 2021].
The suspect, 35-year-old Leslie Stephen Scarlett, was fatally shot by police.
Saunders was shot as he helped firefighters battle a blaze at a home apparently set by Scarlett. Also killed was Scarlett's 36-year-old girlfriend, Jennifer Fells, whose charred remains were found in the house.
An EMT, 20-year-old Jacob Dindinger, was reportedly shot in the head by Scarlett. Dindinger was responding to an unrelated call nearby when he was shot. He survived the shooting, but remains in critical condition.
Another EMT, Cassandra Moreno, age 21, was shot in the arm and chest by Scarlett, but was able to contact 911 to report the carnage. She survived the shooting.
Reports say Saunders proposed to his girlfriend, not harmed in the attack, the day before being killed. His Facebook page reveals he was a supporter of Donald Trump's 2020 presidential campaign.
Fells was black, Dindinger is white, and Moreno appears to be Hispanic [Suspect in deadly shooting attack in Tucson dies in hospital, by Associated Press, abqjournal.com, July 22, 2021].
Arrested was 20-year-old Brian Devon Booth.
[Arrest made in Iowa relating to St. Paul fatal shooting investigation, by Tommy Wiita, kstp.com, July 9, 2021]
Arrested was 36-year-old Brian Williams.
Reports say Gambetty's body was discovered when firefighters entered her apartment due to apparent arson. Williams was arrested after police viewed security video of a man with a suitcase in the area about the time of the crime.
Upon investigation of Williams' home, they found the suitcase which contained a bloody handsaw and body parts such as fingers and toes belonging to the victim.
Williams apparently was burglarizing Gambetty's home when the death occurred. Reports say that, earlier, a polite male was canvassing the area claiming to represent a charitable organization [Indiana man, 36, is charged with DECAPITATING woman, 67, in her apartment: Missing body parts are discovered in suitcase at his home, by Adam Schrader and Associated Press, dailymail.co.uk, July 29, 2021].
Charged with first-degree murder was Daryl Vandyke, age 55.
Reports say the victim's father reported his son missing about two and a half hours after the boy left home. Police were unable to locate the victim. A pair of bicyclists found Butler's body dumped in a ditch.
Vandyke has a long criminal record, according to reports [Illinois teen found beaten to death, 55-year-old neighbor arrested, by Michael Ruiz, foxnews.com, August 1, 2021].
Gerald Wayne Williams, age 34, was charged with murder.
Reports say the victim was a passenger in his father's pickup truck when a suspect fired shots at them in an apparent road-rage incident. Castro was struck in the head with a bullet and later died in intensive care. The victim's brother was also in the truck.
Williams, who was identified July 30, 2021 as the suspect, remains at large [Father of teen shot and killed in road rage incident after Astros game pleads with newly identified suspect to turn himself in, by Amanda Cochran, click2houston.com, July 30, 2021].
Arrested was alleged serial rapist, Kano Brown, age 30.
Brown was arrested July 23, 2021, for the May 2020 incident
[Suspect in multiple rapes now charged with murder of woman found in trunk, by Will Greenlee, Treasure Coast Newspapers, July 28, 2021].
Kvaughandre Presley, 20, and Gabriela Liliana Torres, 21 were arrested.
Reports say that Eifert was helping her daughter move into a new home when she was shot. She was alone at the time. Theft was the apparent motive.
Capital Murder Suspects Arrested; Woman Killed Helping Family Move Into New Home, NBC 5 DFW, July 29, 2021
"Officers describe the suspect as a black male with dreadlocks driving a black or green moped," according to foxcarolina.com.
Reports say a vehicle with four individuals inside was approached by the suspect. The vehicle left the parking lot, traveling across the street to a gas station where the suspect followed them. The suspect allegedly produced a handgun, shooting two of the four individuals. Pugach died from his wounds. Another was shot in the back but survived [Coroner: Officials identify the person killed after shooting at Spinx in Spartanburg, by Alvieann Chandler, foxcarolina.com, July 9, 2021]
Arrested was 36-year-old Preston Higgs.
Reports say Quackenbush, a high school chemistry teacher, was found deceased on March 3, 2021, in a home she shared with Higgs. Apparently, the two were in a relationship.
Higgs fled and was arrested July 9, 2021 [ New Orleans teacher Liz Quackenbush's accused killer captured in Indiana , by Katy Reckdahl, nola.com, July 9, 2021]
Arrested was 53-year-old Thaddeus Wallace Jr.
Reports suggest Stone may have been intoxicated when he wandered onto property owned by Wallace [Morristown homeowner arrested, accused of fatally shooting man, by Melanie Vásquez Russell, wate.com, July 30, 2021]
Arrested was Eric Deshields, 29.
The shooting took place near Material Handling Systems where the two were coworkers [Coroner identifies man killed in workplace shooting, no attribution, wdrb.com, July 27, 2021].
Braijon Burton was charged with attempted homicide.
Reports say Burton entered a U-Haul facility where he shot employee Jaillet, then stole a truck to ostensibly help his cousin move. After police gave chase, Burton crashed into another vehicle and shot at the driver, reports say [U-Haul employee killed in carjacking 'was a special young man with a bright future,' by Megan Guza and Julia Felton, triblive.com, August 2, 2021].
Investigators describe the potential suspect as a Black man.
[Police search for shooting suspect who killed 24-year-old woman in Harker Heights, by 6 News Digital (6News), kcentv.com, July 31, 2021]
Aundray Lamonte Ivy Jr., age 18, faces a preliminary charge of murder.
Reports say Cox was standing on a sidewalk with his girlfriend when Lamonte drove by at a high rate of speed. Cox shouted for Lamonte to slow down.
Lamonte reportedly returned to the site to shoot at Cox's house but shot the victim instead as Cox approached his vehicle [Argument over speeding led to shooting death, police say, by Ken de la Bastide, heraldbulletin.com, July 30, 2021].
For those interested, there just aren’t very many white-on-black homicides. According to information provided by the FBI, there was a total of 3,315 white victims of homicides in 2018, the most recent year available. 514 of the offenders were black, sometimes of course with multiple victims. There were 2,925 black homicide victims. Just 234 of the offenders were white [FBI: Crime in the U.S. 2018 • Tables • Expanded Homicide Data Table 6].
In July, however, I found one spectacular case:
The suspect, 28-year-old Nathan Allen, was fatally shot by police.
Reports say Allen crashed a large stolen truck into a building and fled on foot, shooting bystanders. The victims were shot multiple times.
Reports also say Allen had no criminal record, was married, and held a PhD.
Green was a retired state trooper and Cooper was an Air Force veteran.
Unlike most news stories reporting interracial homicides, reports emphasized the races of the victims and suspect in this incident.
See Winthrop shooting victims possible hate crime victims identified, by Christopher Koulouris, scallywagandvagabond.com, June 27, 2021 and White Shooter Suspected of Killing 2 Black People Drew Swastikas, DA Says, VICE.com, June 28, 2021.
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