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Young Suspect Will Be Tried As Adult 16-Year-Old Boy Charged With Killing Neighbor, 11

1. Joshua Nelson 2. Travis Richards 3. Friends of 11-year-old Joshua Nelson console each other Sunday after learning he had been found dead. A teenage neighbor has been charged in …


Boy’s Body Found In Crawl Space

FBI agents on Sunday found the body of a missing 11-year-old Vancouver boy hidden in a crawl space of a next-door neighbor’s house. Travis Richards, 16, who lives in the …


Murdered Man Target In Sex Probe Victims Allegedly Abused Killer’s Daughter

Ronald D. Bingham, who was shot to death with his wife at a Lewiston auto body shop on Wednesday, was being investigated for alleged sexual contact with his accused killer’s …


Ex-Worker Opens Fire, Killing 3, Wounding 3

A recently fired employee opened fire at a tool factory Wednesday, killing three people and wounding three others, police said. Police Chief Will Annarino said three people were dead and …


Three More Arrested In Connection With Man’s Death

Three more people have been arrested in connection with the kidnapping and killing of a man whose body was found near Eloika Lake earlier this month. The body of Richard …


Gunman Kills Two In Car Shop Man Turns Himself In To Cops; Officials Unsure Of Motive

A man gunned down two people at an auto body shop Wednesday, and police in nearby Clarkston, Wash., arrested a man who turned himself in in the shootings, authorities said. …


Parents To Split Ashes From Dahmer’s Body

An inmate’s sentencing for the murder of Jeffrey Dahmer means the serial killer’s parents can finally carry out his wish to be cremated. Dahmer’s mother, Joyce Flint, of Fresno, Calif., …


Man Admits Reservation Killing

A 22-year-old Neah Bay man pleaded guilty Tuesday in the death of a man who was shot and his body burned on the Makah Indian reservation. Wambidee-zi Adams pleaded guilty …


Two Confess Killing Man Found In Grave

Two people have confessed to the killing of a man whose body was found in a shallow grave about 20 miles north of Spokane earlier this month, according to court …


Defense Calls No Witnesses For Medlock Jurors Begin Deliberations In Killing Of 13-Year Old Spokane Prostitute

Medlock appears in court Tuesday as his case goes to the jury. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review


Militias, Radical Abortion Foes May Be Linked

Two Democratic lawmakers and several abortion rights groups called Tuesday for congressional hearings into links between radical anti-abortion groups and militias that may threaten violence against abortion clinics. Rep. Charles …


Defense Tries To Discredit Expert But Sustained Objections Soften Cross-Examination

Defense attorney Peter Neufeld questions DNA expert Robin Cotton. Photo by Associated Press


Slain Couple Studied Extreme-Right Groups

A German couple who reportedly investigated the extreme-right movement in their homeland were found shot dead in their car Thursday in Brittany. The car was pocked with bullet holes and …


Man Kills Neighbors, Self Over Missing Cat

A man shot to death two of his neighbors then killed himself a few hours before the reason for his rage - his missing cat - showed up safe and …


Drug Investigator Killed In Guadalajara

A former state prosecutor who helped to investigate the killing of a Roman Catholic cardinal in 1993 and a series of other drug-related crimes was shot to death Wednesday in …


Police Chemist Admits Lab Mistakes Simpson Defense Keeps Focus On Evidence Collection, Storage

Ronald Goldman’s bloody shirt grew a moldy, “offensive odor” because it was improperly stored, a police chemist testified Wednesday as O.J. Simpson’s defense escalated its attack on sloppy evidence handling. …


L.A. Gang Member Sought In Spokane

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Former Major-Leaguer Polidor Killed In Venezuela

Former major-league shortstop Gus Polidor was shot and killed Friday when two men attempted to steal his car and take his 1-year-old son. Polidor tried to make a comeback this …


Kukrall Sentenced In Shooting Gets 26-Year Sentence For Killing Man During Elk-Area Burglary

Jason Kukrall faced Debbie Roscoe in court Thursday, then was sentenced to 26 years in prison for murdering her husband, Steve, during a burglary at the couple’s Elk-area home. The …


Judge Rules On Evidence For Shabazz Trial

A statement in which Malcolm X’s daughter said she wanted Louis Farrakhan dead will be allowed at her trial, a judge ruled Thursday. U.S. District Judge James M. Rosenbaum ruled, …


Tip Proves Correct When Body Found

More than a month ago, authorities dismissed a tip that Regina Krieger’s body was near Minidoka Dam on the Snake River. Since then, 14-year-old Krieger’s body was found about six …


Police Seek Suspect In Death Of Teenager

Investigators on Sunday were searching for a man suspected of killing a 14-year-old girl, police said. James Dickey, 39, was last seen Saturday morning and had been the boyfriend of …


Transsexual Charged With Killing Authorities

A transsexual was charged Friday with shooting to death a police officer and a prosecutor’s investigator as they tried to search her home for weapons.


Thieves Kill Malawi’s Top General

The commander of Malawi’s army was shot to death by thieves attempting to steal his car, army headquarters said Thursday. Gen. Manken Chigawa was attacked by two men after he …


Top Expert Enlisted In Murder Probe Criminal Investigator Worked On Bundy, Green River Cases

Douglas County detectives flew to Seattle on Tuesday to meet with an attorney general’s expert on sexual psychopaths to help them compile a profile of the killer of two women. …


Phone Call Was Taped, Attorrneys Argue

Attorneys for accused murderer Michael E. Clements say his former fiancee was working for the police when she taped a phone call from her hospital bed during which Clements admitted …


Trucker Admits Second Killing

A trucker suspected in a string of slayings along interstate highways has confessed to a second killing, police say. Sean Patrick Goble of Asheboro told authorities he killed an Ohio …


Death May Be Homicide Woman’s Body Found In Her East Central Home

A 49-year-old Spokane woman was found dead in her East Central home early Sunday, apparently the victim of a homicide, police said. The body of Linda Lewis, 49, was found …


Student Reportedly Lied About Killing

The student whose admission to Harvard was rescinded after the school learned she had killed her mother was rejected for lying about the crime during an admissions interview, sources said …


The End Of Harmony Ax Murder In Cda Boardinghouse Leaves Residents Fearful, Suspicious Of Others

‘You get so paranoid’ Carmen Hook, a resident of Harmony House, fears for her safety after the brutal ax murder of the apartment manager last week. Photo by Craig Buck/The …