Friend arrested in UPenn student’s death made disturbing comments online, acted nervous during arrest, report says


Blaze Bernstein, right, went to the park with high school friend Samuel Woodward on Jan. 2, authorities said. Woodward was arrested in Bernstein’s death on Friday. (Orange County Sheriff’s Department / Associated Press)

A high school friend accused of killing a University of Pennsylvania student and dumping his body at a California park previously made “violent” comments online and defended the Confederate flag, a report said.

Samuel Lincoln Woodward, 20, who was the last person to see Blaze Bernstein, 19, alive, was arrested on Friday on suspicion of murder, Orange County Undersheriff Don Barnes said. Woodward appeared nervous while he was questioned about Bernstein’s disappearance and had scratched hands and dirt under his fingernails. He

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Suspect arrested for alleged murder of UPenn student, mom says ‘revenge is empty’


A suspect was named in the alleged murder of 19-year-old University of Pennsylvania student Blaze Bernstein — initially missing before he was found dead in a shallow grave on the fringe of a Southern California park this week, the police and prosecutors in Orange County said.

Samuel Woodward, 20, a high school classmate of Bernstein’s, was brought into custody Friday afternoon during a traffic stop and charged with suspicion of homicide in the death of the teenager.

PHOTO: Samuel Woodward, 20, of Newport Beach is suspected of killing 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein.Orange County Sheriffs Department/Twitter
Samuel Woodward, 20, of Newport Beach is suspected of killing 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein.

Bernstein was visiting home for winter break from Penn when he went missing on Jan. 2.

His corpse was found Tuesday in what Orange County Undersheriff Don Barnes described on Friday as “a shallow grave in the brush on the outer perimeter” of Borrego Park near the victim’s Foothill Ranch home.

Barnes refused to discuss what murder weapon was allegedly used.

He also wouldn’t reveal Woodward’s alleged motive or the condition of Bernstein’s body.

But he did say

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Cape Cod High School Threat: Former Student, 21, Arrested


YARMOUTH, MA — A 21-year-old former Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School student was arrested this week after police said she issued a social media threat against her former school. Koda Robinson-Matthew, of Sandwich, was charged with making a false threat. Yarmouth police said officers opened an investigation Sunday after receiving information Robinson-Matthew made an online threat to commit violence at the school.

After an investigation, police obtained a warrant for the Robinson-Matthew’s arrest Monday and took her into custody.

“The subject indicated the intent to alarm people and see how many students would stay out of school but had no intentions of carrying out the violence,” Yarmouth police said in a statement.

Robinson-Matthew was released on $40 bail pending an arraignment in Barnstable District Court.

Photo: Koda Robinson-Matthew’s mugshot following her arrest December 18, 2017, on charges of threatening Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. (Credit: Yarmouth Police Department)

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Robertsdale Teacher Accused of Sex, Sodomy with High School Student


ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (WKRG) — A substitute teacher at Robertsdale High School has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a student.

Jeremy Michael Sparks, 23, of Daphne, Alabama faces multiple charges, including sodomy, for the alleged relationship with a 15-year-old female student.  The student is not being identified.

Robertsdale Police say they were contacted on Wednesday by a concerned citizen regarding a possible inappropriate relationship between a teacher and student at Robertsdale High School  Investigators found that the sexual offenses are alleged to have occurred off school grounds in different areas of Baldwin County over the last three months. Sparks’ was formally arrested on Thursday.

We have zero tolerance for anyone who preys on children – an individual found guilty of such a heinous crime should be punished to the fullest extent of the law. We are entrusted with the lives of young people every day and our employees accept that honor and privilege very seriously. When that trust is violated, it is, in fact, a despicable crime that deserves swift and harsh consequences under the law. Substitutes and volunteer coaches are all background checked but unfortunately that’s not a predictor of future activity. My appreciation to Robertsdale Police and our judicial system

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Wisconsin high school teacher, 28, charged for alleged trysts with teen boy student


Samantha Fitzpatrick, shown on the left in a mug shot and on the right in a school yearbook photo, was arrested Tuesday for an alleged sexual relationship with an underage student, according to a police report.

 (Fond Du Lac County Sheriff department / Ripon Area School District)

A former teacher in Wisconsin was charged Tuesday following an alleged ongoing sexual relationship with an underage student, according to a report from the Ripon Police Department.

Fitzpatrick was charged

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Student arrested for allegedly calling 911, claiming bomb was at NY high school – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX


NEW YORK — A student was arrested after allegedly calling 911 about a bomb at his high school Friday, police said.

Glen Tyrese Edwards, 17, Spring Valley, has been arrested and faces charges of falsely reporting and incident 2 and making a terroristic threat, according to the Ramapo Police Department.

The teen’s arrest came after police say he called 911 around 10:30 a.m. claiming a bomb was at Ramapo High School.

Following an investigation at the school, police “pinged” the location of the phone in which the call originated, and were able to locate Edwards, police said.

A bomb was never found at the school, and there were no reports of injuries.

 

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Yukon teacher arrested after text messages reveal sex acts with student


YUKON, Okla. – A metro high school teacher was taken into custody Wednesday night on rape charges.

Hunter Day, 22,  was placed late Wednesday in the Canadian County Jail on multiple charges, including second-degree rape.

Hunter Day, Canadian County Jail

“Yukon Public Schools were informed late Wednesday afternoon, November 15, that an employee of the district was arrested for engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a high school student,” said Yukon Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jason Simeroth.

Day, a science teacher at Yukon High School, was hired to teach for the first time with no experience through an emergency teaching certificate.

Now, she may never be able to teach again.

“This behavior was representative of a very poor decision by a person entrusted with teaching our students,” Simeroth said.

That inappropriate behavior was allegedly with at least one male student from Day’s science class.

Canadian County Sheriff Chris West said the student’s parents became suspicious after his behavior changed so they went through his phone.

“On the phone are text messages between the school teacher and the underage male,” West said.

West said investigators discovered nude photos and explicit text messages on the teen’s phone.

“It led us to believe

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Science Teacher Arrested for Having Sex With High School Student


22-year-old Oklahoma teacher Hunter Day has been accused and arrested for having sex with one of her students. Day allegedly had a relationship with a boy at Yukon High School, and she now faces a string of charges, including second-degree rape, facilitating sexual contact with a minor and possession of child pornography.

As News9 reports, police officers were alerted about the relationship by the unnamed boy’s parents. The evidence they gathered included explicit text messages and nudes found on his phone. The day that investigators had chosen to arrest Day, the two had already arranged a meeting at her home and the officers found her as she was waiting for him to arrive. They sent Day a message from his phone, so she kept her door unlocked. Police found Day sitting on the floor of her living room, with the lights turned off and candles lit, wearing a Christmas cat T-shirt and workout shorts.

At this point, after being interrogated by police, she admitted to sending “bra and panty” pictures to the boy in question. She also confessed to having received photos of the boy’s penis.

Day, who was married, taught science at the high school.

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White Male Student Arrested For Allegedly Killing Texas Tech Police Officer In Campus Terror


 

AWhite male Texas college student was arrested shortly after he allegedly shot a police officer in the head on campus Monday night, according to social media reports. Hollis A. Daniels reportedly shot a Texas Tech University police officer before fleeing in his car and ultimately getting safely apprehended by law enforcement.

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Daniels, a 19-year-old freshman at Texas Tech, reportedly has a criminal background. An alleged prior mugshot quickly circulated on social media during the brief police hunt for him. Details of his reported previous arrest record were not immediately available.

The shooting was apparently prompted by

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San Jose music teacher arrested on sex, blackmail allegations involving student


Samuel Neipp, 34, of Gilroy, was arrested Oct. 6, 2017 on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with a one-time student and then blackmailing the victim with photos.
Samuel Neipp, 34, of Gilroy, was arrested Oct. 6, 2017 on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with a one-time student and then blackmailing the victim with photos. 

SAN JOSE – A Dartmouth Middle School music teacher was arrested Friday on allegations he had a three-year sexual relationship with a one-time student and then tried to blackmail the victim with nude photos, according to San Jose police.