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Doug Clark: Shorty deserved better, and his killers deserved more

Won’t be shopping for a pink XXXL tutu anytime soon. There’ll be no slow walk of contrition through River Park Square.


Second teenager sentenced to 16 years for role in veteran’s death

The second teenager accused of killing World War II veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton in the summer of 2013 received a 16-year prison sentence that draws to a close a case …


UPDATED: Thu., March 19, 2015, 3:43 p.m.

Demetruis Glenn sentenced to 16 years in beating death of Delbert Belton

The atmosphere in the courtroom was somber as Demetruis Glenn, the second teenager accused of killing World War II veteran Delbert “Shortly” Belton, was sentenced to 16 years in jail …


Second defendant pleads guilty to murder in beating of WWII veteran

Demetruis Glenn, the second of two teenagers accused of beating World War II veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton to death in 2013, pleaded guilty to murder Monday morning, just hours before …


UPDATED: Mon., March 2, 2015, 11:03 a.m.

Second teen linked to WWII vet’s murder takes plea deal

The second of two teenagers linked to the 2013 beating death of World War II veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton pleaded guilty this morning to murder.


Adams-Kinard gets 20 years in death of WWII veteran

The families of a victim and his killer displayed grief, forgiveness and redemption Thursday as a Spokane judge sent 17-year-old Kenan Adams-Kinard to prison for 20 years in the beating …


Kenan Adams-Kinard sentenced to 20 years for Belton murder

A judge sentenced Kenan Adams-Kinard to 20 years in prison Thursday for the murder of World War II veteran Delbert ‘Shorty’ Belton in 2013.


Trial pushed to March in Delbert Belton murder

The trial for teenage murder suspect Demetruis Glenn was pushed back to March 10 today at the request of Glenn’s attorney, Christian Phelps.


Plea expected today in WWII veteran’s beating death

The news that murder suspect Kenan Adams-Kinard planned to plead guilty came as a relief to Bobbie Belton, the daughter-in-law of slain World War II veteran Delbert Belton. Adams-Kinard is …


Guilty plea in killing of WWII vet scheduled for Wednesday

Kenan Adams-Kinard’s guilty plea in the 2013 murder of World War II veteran Delbert Belton has been rescheduled for Wednesday.


Suspect in WWII vet’s slaying expected to take plea bargain

A plea bargain is in the works for at least one of the teenagers suspected in the 2013 beating death of World War II veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton.


Trial set for January in Delbert Belton murder

Two Spokane teenagers accused of killing a World War II veteran will stand trial in January.


Delbert Belton not a drug-user, friend said

World War II veteran Delbert Belton never used drugs, according to the woman who found his beaten body outside the Eagles Ice Arena in August 2013.


Case evidence in death of WWII veteran offers no new insight on motive

Digital files released this month in the case of two teens accused of beating to death an 88-year-old World War II veteran in Spokane last summer offer a compelling look …


Bond lowered for co-defendant in WWII vet’s slaying

A judge lowered 17-year-old Kenan Adams-Kinard’s bail to $1 million in the alleged robbing and slaying of 88-year-old Delbert Belton in north Spokane last year.


Trial in WWII vet’s death nears, but mix-ups delay release of records

Errors in compiling and redacting more than a thousand pages and digital files of investigative material may keep the public from viewing records in the beating death of a World …


Aryan Brotherhood may target teen suspects, police say

Two Spokane teenagers accused of killing a World War II veteran during a parking lot robbery may have been targeted by the Aryan Brotherhood, a California-based white supremacist prison gang. …


Police: Aryan Brotherhood placed bounty on heads of WWII vet murder suspects

The two Spokane teenagers accused of killing a WWII veteran during a parking lot robbery reportedly are being targeted by the Aryan Brotherhood, a white supremacist prison gang. Court documents …


Trial of teens accused of slaying WWII vet pushed back

The murder trial Kenan Adams-Kinard and Demetruis Glenn, both 16, may not reach a jury before March, a Spokane County judge ruled Friday.


Teens suspected of murdering WWII vet appear in court

The two teenagers accused of beating a WWII veteran to death in August appeared together in a Spokane court Thursday morning. A hearing sometime this week will determine if their …


Slain veteran’s son fights cancer

Bill Belton won’t see his father, Delbert “Shorty” Belton, laid to rest with full military honors this afternoon. He can’t. The cancer destroying his body has left him bedridden, unable …


Doug Clark: If ‘Shorty’ Belton dealt crack, I’ll don a tutu

So 88-year-old Delbert “Shorty” Belton was really a lowdown Spokane crack dealer. And not only that …


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2013, 2:03 p.m.

Teen claims vet dealt crack

The beating death of a decorated World War II veteran took a bizarre twist Tuesday. Prosecutors said one of the two suspects has suggested that the victim, 88-year-old Delbert Belton, …


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2013, 6:17 p.m.

Murder suspect claims 88-year-old victim shorted him in drug deal

The beating death of a decorated World War II veteran took a bizarre twist today in court. Prosecutors said one of the two suspects has suggested that the victim, 88-year-old …


Second teen arrested in killing of 88-year-old

The father of one of the teens implicated in last week’s beating death of a decorated World War II veteran thanked God for his son’s peaceful capture, saying the family …


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 26, 2013, 5:37 p.m.

Second teenager arrested in Delbert Belton case

The father of one of the teens implicated in last week’s beating death of a decorated World War II veteran thanked God for his son’s peaceful capture, saying the family …


Teens face murder charge in beating death of Delbert Belton

The nation’s eyes have turned to Spokane and the two teenagers accused of murdering an 88-year-old World War II veteran. Police say two 16-year-olds beat Delbert “Shorty” Belton to death …