Convicted Brunswick baby murderer De’Marquise Elkins sentenced

BRUNSWICK, Ga. — De’Marquise Elkins, the Georgia teenager convicted of the killing of Sherry West’s infant baby while it sat in his stroller while trying to rob the child’s mother, was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole plus 130 years. Elkins, 18, was sentenced in Georgia’s Glynn County Superior Court less than two […]

De’Marquise Elkins found guilty of murder in Brunswick baby trial

De’Marquise Elkins showed little emotion when a jury him found guilty of malice murder in the shooting death of Sherry West’s infant baby in Brunswick, Ga., on March 21 that shocked and horrified American citizens. A jury of nine men and three women — all white — took only about an hour and 45 minutes […]

Brunswick baby murder trial: Ex-wife, ex-girlfriend accuse father of murder

Sherry West’s baby, Antonio Santiago, was murdered by his own father, Louis Santiago, so alleges his ex-wife and ex-girlfriend. When the two women found out that Santiago’s and West’s infant child was shot to death, they called the Brunswick Police Department from their homes in Minnesota and Florida, respectively, to share their suspicions that the […]

Trumpet Awards 2013 honorees and hosts

The Trumpet Awards Foundation announced the 2013 Trumpet Awards honorees at a press conference in Atlanta. The Trumpet Awards ceremony is one of the most respected televised award shows saluting African American achievement in the world. The following Trumpet Award honorees will attend and receive their award at the ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at 4 […]

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