Suspended Pennsylvania Judge Faces Attempted Murder Charges After Shooting Ex-Boyfriend

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – A suspended magistrate judge in Pennsylvania is facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault after allegedly shooting her ex-boyfriend in the head and attempting to deceive him into believing that he shot himself. Magisterial District Judge Sonya McKnight, 57, reportedly shot Michael McCoy at his home on February 10 after he attempted to end their year-long relationship. McKnight’s arrest comes after a 911 call she made, where she claimed her boyfriend was unable to see. According to reports, McCoy had made numerous attempts to end the relationship prior to the incident. … Read more

Pennsylvania Judge Faces Attempted Murder Charges After Shooting Ex-Boyfriend While He Slept

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – A judge in Pennsylvania is facing charges of first-degree attempted murder and aggravated assault after allegedly shooting her ex-boyfriend in the head while he slept. The incident occurred on February 9 at a home in Harrisburg, according to a case affidavit. The victim, Michael McCoy, had attempted to end his one-year relationship with Magisterial District Judge Sonya McKnight. McCoy had made multiple attempts to get McKnight to move out following the end of their relationship. On the night of the incident, he returned home from a restaurant and informed McKnight that he … Read more

Ex-Boyfriend Accused of Killing Winona Woman Seeks Dismissal of First-Degree Murder Charge

WINONA, Minn. – Adam Fravel, the prime suspect in the murder of Madeline Kingsbury, is currently seeking to have the first-degree premeditated murder charge against him dismissed. Fravel and his legal team argue that the evidence presented to the grand jury does not sufficiently support this charge. Kingsbury went missing on March 31, 2023, and her body was discovered north of Mabel on June 7. Fravel, who is the father of Kingsbury’s two children and previously her boyfriend, was arrested and charged with murder in June. In addition to the motion to dismiss the charge, … Read more