Milestones Dec. 10, 2001

ARRESTED. ROBERT A. DURST, 58, New York City real estate scion; for shoplifting in Bethlehem, Pa. Charged in Texas with beheading a man, and wanted for questioning about the disappearance of his wife, the fugitive millionaire was picked up for stealing a $5.99 hero sandwich from a Wegman's store.

CHARGED. SIDNEY DORSEY, 61, former sheriff of De Kalb County, Ga.; with the December 2000 murder of his successor, Derwin Brown; in Decatur, Ga. Dorsey has denied involvement in the fatal shooting, investigated by TIME in February, saying the gunmen who ambushed Brown in his driveway should get the death penalty. Two...