Browsing Tag

Anne Alfredia Cook

Derek Cook sentenced to 20 years for murdering his mother

The man charged with killing his 81-year-old mother was sentenced to 20 years in jail. On the evening of Aug. 12, police officers found¬†Anne Alfredia Cook severely injured in her apartment. She was taken to a hospital, where she died later that night. According to court documents, Derek Cook and his mother had been having […]

Man pleads guilty to killing his 81-year-old mother

A man who beat his mother to death has pleaded guilty to murder. Derek Cook, 52, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder while armed as part of a plea deal, that calls for him to serve a 20-year prison sentence. On the night of Aug. 12, Cook beat his mother, Anne Alfredia Cook, 81, after a […]

Man who allegedly killed mother ordered held without bail

The man charged with fatally stabbing his 81-year-old mother inside her home over the weekend was ordered held without bail. Derek Cook, 51, has been charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing his mother, Anne Cook. Anne Cook was found inside her home suffering from what appeared to be multiple blunt force injuries. She was […]

Man charged with murder after 81-year-old dies

Police on Sunday announced a man was arrested and charged with murder after an 81-year-old woman found with life-threatening injuries died at a hospital. Police found Anne Alfredia Cook with what appeared to be multiple blunt force injuries inside a home on the 5200 block of 4th St., NE at around 10:45 p.m. Saturday evening. […]