A Berkeley man and his girlfriend were arraigned in Alameda County Superior Court Thursday on special circumstance murder charges for the hatchet killing of a man convicted years ago of using polite notes to rob businesses.
A man known on YouTube as “Kai, the hatchet-wielding hitchhiker” has been identified as a suspect wanted in the beating death of a New Jersey lawyer, authorities said Thursday.
A woman was arrested Wednesday after allegedly hitting her Concord roommate in the hand with a hatchet, a police lieutenant said.
A Sacramento-area man has been arrested for allegedly killing his 9-year-old son in a hatchet attack.
Two men were injured when they were attacked with a hatchet during a home invasion robbery in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood on Thursday night, police said Friday.
A homeless hitchhiker armed with a hatchet is being credited with saving lives after stopping a man who apparently believed he was Jesus from attacking people.