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Victim Confronts NJ Teacher 12 Years After Sexual, Romantic Relationship: Affidavit
At 26 years old, a woman is confronting her former New Jersey teacher who is accused of sexually abusing her 12 years ago, court documents show.
Now, the same age as her abuser when they began a relationship, the victim told now-38-year-old Lydia Pinto this month she could never fathom doing what she did: Engage in a relationship with someone 14 or 15 years old, according to the affidavit obtained by Daily Voice.
Pinto, of Newton, PA, was charged earlier this month with sexually abusing a former student.
The victim, identified only as Jane Doe, was a freshman at Bridgewater-Raritan …
Fredericksburg Killer's Victim Leaves Behind Daughter, Family Says
Support is on the rise for the family of a Virginia man gunned down earlier this month.
Qutrail Raynard Smalls was shot and killed on Wharf Lane in Triangle on Nov. 14, Prince William County police said.
A search for his killer, Tyus James Terrell, 27, of Fredericksburg, is under way, they said.
Meanwhile, more than $1,400 had been raised on a GoFundMe launched for Smalls' family as of Wednesday, Nov. 29.
Smalls is survived by his daughter, his parents, five siblings, and a host of loved ones.
A reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of Terre…
Single Mom Seeks Support After Leesburg Disabled Daughter's Death
A Loudoun County mom is seeking support after her disabled daughter died.
Jessica Josiah Burke, of Leesburg, died Monday, Nov. 27, according to her mom Betheny Burke. She was 18 years old.
Affectionately called "Pia" by her mom, Jessica battled Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, a rare genetic condition, and "brought immeasurable joy and love to those around her," her mom said on a GoFundMe campaign.
"As a single parent, this devoted mom faced challenges with resilience and strength, providing unwavering care for her special daughter," Betheny writes. "Now, in the wake of an unexpected loss, w…