John Albert Gardner III, 30, a registered sex offender from Lake Elsinore, has been charged with murder during a rape or attempted rape in Chelsea’s slaying, a special-circumstance allegation that allows prosecutors to seek capital punishment. Gardner also faces a charge of assault with intent to rape in an attack on a woman in December. (READ MORE)
The not-guilty plea of a man accused of killing Poway teenager Chelsea King took only a few minutes Wednesday, but it signaled the start of a lengthy courtroom saga that could lead to the death penalty.
She had the curves of Venus de Milo, but her bare bosom drew an icy reception. Cops ordered a New Jersey family to cover up their saucy snowlady after receiving a complaint that the frosty front yard figure was X-rated. (READ MORE)