July 3, 2022

Review Category : PNN Daily News

Thursday, June 30, 2022

** Chicago EMT/firefighter in Illinois dies nine months after shooting at family birthday party


** An Illinois EMT/firefighter from Chicago died Monday from complications of a gunshot wound he received nine months ago at a mass shooting. CBS News (June 29) said Timothy Eiland, 33, sustained the hit to his neck in September in West Pullman at a scene where six other people were also shot. His death has now been ruled a homicide. According to the news service, Eiland, who was a father of five, was off-duty and at a family birthday party at the time. A family member said they are still uncertain as to the motive for the shooting.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022

** New Jersey man gets jail time for grabbing paramedic by throat after being asked to wear a mask


** A New Jersey man from Ridgefield will spend up to 23 months in jail after grabbing a paramedic by the throat when the latter asked him to wear a mask February 22nd. That is the word from Levittown Now (Tom Sofield/June 29) which quoted information from a press release put out by the Falls Township Police Department. According to the news source, Jeffrey Don Ho Choi, 42, was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to simple assault and disorderly conduct. Common Please Judge Theodore Fritsch said credit may be given for time served between February and May before Choi was released on bail.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022

** British Army combat medic jailed for offering to pay 12-year-old girl for sex


** A British Army combat medic, stationed in Tidworth, Wilts, has been jailed for 30 months after offering to pay a 12-year-old girl to let him introduce her to sex. That is the word from the Daily Mail (Alastair Lockhart/June 28) which said Private Peter Harries, 28, was caught after two undercover police officers, posing as the girl, arrested him. According to the newspaper, Harries, who is with 1 Medical Regiment and is both a husband and father, offered the “child” 300 pounds for both the act and for indecent pictures. After being taken into custody, his computer was found to have several underage pornographic images, at least one of which was in the most serious Category A. He has pleaded guilty to attempting to incite a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity x 1 and making indecent images x 1. Along with jail, he has also been dismissed from the Army and will be under a sexual harm prevention order for a decade.

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