Stories tagged: homicide
Mon., April 18, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Additional human remains found likely linked to Renton woman
Police say human remains found at a Seattle recycling center are believed to be connected to a woman who was slain and dismembered.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 11:05 a.m.
Authorities search for brothers in couple’s disappearance
Authorities are searching for two brothers who were involved in a property dispute with a missing Washington state couple.
Thu., April 14, 2016, 1:35 p.m.
Man accused of killing wife, 2 others blames intruder
A man accused of killing his wife and two of her relatives in a tiny Montana town has told authorities that a stranger must have broken into the house they …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
Identity confirmed in dismemberment slaying
Medical examiners have confirmed that body parts found in a Seattle homeowner’s recycling bin last weekend were that of Ingrid Lyne, a 40-year-old mother of three who authorities say was …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 3:22 p.m.
Two dead, one wounded in shooting at Eugene’s Emerald Park
Authorities have identified a man with a history of disputes as the shooter who killed a man, wounded another then killed himself at Eugene’s Emerald Park.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 12:16 p.m.
Arrest made in killing of Rutgers student in New Jersey
An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of a Rutgers University student in New Jersey last weekend.
Tue., April 12, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
Triple-murder suspect Roy Murry’s attorney says evidence lacking
Triple-murder suspect Roy Murry will stand trial in May for allegedly shooting his in-laws and their son, then burning their bodies at their home in Colbert.
UPDATED: Fri., April 8, 2016, 8:35 p.m.
Montana triple slaying suspect arrested in Nine Mile Falls
Police have arrested a man they believe shot three people to death in a small town in southern Montana.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 3:06 p.m.
Police investigating apparent triple homicide in Montana
Authorities say they are investigating the discovery of three bodies in a southern Montana home as a homicide.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 5:55 p.m.
Texas executes man for killing 12-year-old boy
A South Texas man was executed Wednesday for the 1998 slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank after beating the seventh-grader with a pipe …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 3:43 p.m.
Man who claimed self-defense sentenced to 10 years in West Central killing
A Spokane man who fatally stabbed a man during a fight last fall will spend a little over ten years in prison.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 1:32 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene boy will serve at least 20 years for killing father, brother
The mother of Eldon Gale Samuel III asked a judge to give her 16-year-old son a second chance during a sentencing hearing Monday morning, urging him to consider the abusive …
Sat., April 2, 2016, 7:31 p.m.
Ex-Pasco officer Richard Aguirre, arrested in 1986 killing, posts bail
SPOKANE) – A former Pasco police officer who faces a murder charge in the 1986 killing of a Spokane prostitute has been released from jail pending trial. The Tri-City Herald …
Sat., April 2, 2016, 8:18 a.m.
New documentary series asks: What if O.J. Simpson is innocent?
In the words of Investigation Discovery group President Henry Schleiff, you can “never get enough juice” out of the murder trial of O.J. Simpson. That’s why the popular true-crime cable …
Fri., April 1, 2016, 4:25 p.m.
Knife from O.J. Simpson property not murder weapon, police confirm
Forensic testing concluded that a knife reportedly found at the former home of O.J. Simpson is not connected to the 1994 homicide case, Los Angeles police confirmed Friday.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 7:10 p.m.
U.S. homicide rates down substantially, study finds
Homicide rates in the United States significantly dropped for white, black and Hispanic populations between 1990 and 2010, a new study has found, and the most dramatic declines occurred in …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 6:16 p.m.
Drew Peterson murder appeal to be heard by Illinois Supreme Court
Illinois’ highest court agreed Wednesday to hear an appeal in the case of Drew Peterson, who is asking the court to toss out his 2012 conviction in the notorious murder …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Felon who accidently shot himself after killing man sentenced to 28 years
A Spokane man with thirteen prior felony convictions will spend about 28 years in prison for shooting a man in the head.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 3:39 p.m.
FBI agrees to unlock iPhone of Arkansas teens in murder case
The FBI has agreed to help an Arkansas prosecutor unlock an iPhone and iPod belonging to two teenagers accused of killing a couple.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:22 p.m.
Seattle police investigate double shooting in Pioneer Square
Seattle police are investigating a double shooting in Pioneer Square.
Fri., March 25, 2016, 8:10 a.m.
Police arrest final suspect in North Spokane shooting
The third suspect in a fatal shooting last week turned himself in to Spokane police Thursday night.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
In Sunday’s north Spokane shooting, family loses second brother in less than a year
Spokane Police arrested three men in connection with Sunday’s homicide in Emerson-Garfield.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
Police investigate suspicious East Central death
Spokane police are investigating a suspicious death at an East Central home.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 7 p.m.
Man gets 10 years for beating Spokane man to death
The man accused of beating a Spokane man to death in 2013 with help from two accomplices was sentenced last week to 10 years in prison. Jeffery Sankey, 49, pleaded …
Wed., March 9, 2016, 12:42 p.m.
Man charged with killing girlfriend, telling her ex via text
Authorities say a Montana man gunned down his girlfriend and then sent a text message about the killing to her ex-husband and others.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 11:14 a.m.
Man suspected of killing 5 in Missouri, Kansas captured
A Mexican national suspected of killing his neighbor and three other men at his neighbor’s Kansas home before killing another man about 170 miles away in Missouri was arrested early …
Wed., March 9, 2016, 10:27 a.m.
Police: Comedian Katt Williams threatened to kill bodyguard
Comedian Katt Williams faced an initial court appearance Wednesday, a day after he was accused of threatening to kill his bodyguard during an attack inside his Georgia home.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
O.J. Simpson is ‘a little worried’ knife could affect his parole, friend says
O.J. Simpson is aware of the controversy over the knife reportedly found on his former property but does not seem too concerned about it, his friend and former manager said.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 10:47 a.m.
Gov. Scott signs into law overhaul of Florida death penalty
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is moving ahead with an overhaul of the state’s death penalty law.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 11:33 a.m.
Man accused of killing 2 people over unpaid cab fare
A South Carolina man faces two counts of murder after police say he confessed to shooting two people demanding an unpaid cab fare, burning their bodies and burying them in …