News

Arizona Man Charged in Half-Brother’s Death

Arizona Man Charged in Half-Brother’s Death

Photo: Associated Press

An Arizona man is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his half-brother from Petersburg.

Joseph M. Coffman, 28, of Fort McDowell, Arizona, was charged in the death of Dennis S. Coffman, 47, of Petersburg. Pike County State’s Attorney Matt Goetten says Dennis Coffman was stabbed multiple times with a knife on Saturday.

Pike County officials say they received a call early Saturday reporting a stabbing inside a vehicle on Interstate 72. Pike County Sheriff Paul Petty says authorities think the stabbing happened while the vehicle was traveling from Missouri to Illinois.

Recent Headlines

in Music

17 pictures of Katy Perry on her 30th birthday

Fresh
katyperry

The pop princess is saying goodbye to her 20s.

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

beatles

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

in Music

This week’s top R&B tracks

usher

LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

This week’s top pop songs

trainor

LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

Taylor Swift ‘Shakes Off’ country image

taylorswift

The "Shake It Off" singer fought with her record label to ditch her country girl image and become a pop star.