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1984 hammer murders: Survivor, grandmother struggling with fallout

The brutality is hard to imagine – on Jan. 16, 1984, a madman slipped into an Aurora home and mercilessly beat a young couple and their two daughters with a claw hammer. He also sexually assaulted the two girls. Bruce and Debra Bennett and their 7-year-old daughter, Melissa, all died. Only 3-year-old Vanessa, her head… Read More »

Bodycam Shows Moment Deputy Suffers Panic Attack While Armed

** (Disclaimer: Video posted strictly for educational and information purposes only) ** According to a Sevier County Sheriff’s Office incident report, a deputy responded to an “unknown situation” on Dec. 31, 2016, in Sevierville that ended in his transportation to the hospital after firing seven rounds at a male suspect and experiencing what detectives reported… Read More »