Stories tagged: murder
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
A judge in Oregon has halted a double murder trial for a man charged with kidnapping and killing his ex-wife after ruling that the defendant is mentally unfit to stand …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11 a.m.
In “How to Murder Your Husband” – an essay – Crampton Brophy wrote about how to get away with it. She was arrested last Wednesday on charges of murdering her …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Jitesh Bhogal is accused of the slaying of a 31-year-old woman who was found in her third-floor apartment bedroom late that day by her ex-boyfriend after their 9-year-old son said …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
A Mexican man charged with killing an Iowa college student worked on a dairy farm for years under a false name just a few miles from where the young woman …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Bond was quartered Wednesday afternoon for Cristina Stiles, a woman suspected of killing Cory Fowler in 2016 and leaving his body for his parents to find.
Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 2:08 p.m.
A man has been sentenced to 72 years in prison for killing his grandmother and a friend of his ex-girlfriend in suburban Seattle.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
An Alaska man was taken into custody Friday after being indicted on murder and other charges in a fire that burned an Anchorage apartment complex and killed three people.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg, the Kootenai County woman in the center of a murder investigation ofi her husband who died in February, had her arraignment delayed until October on charges of …
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
A former Tacoma man wanted for investigation of second-degree murder has been returned to Washington state after more than a decade on the run.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
A woman suspected of a shooting and killing a man in 2016 was arrested Tuesday in Florida.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Sandpoint police officers are searching for a man suspected of shooting and killing a person in a downtown Sandpoint motel Monday evening.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
A man who pleaded guilty to robbing and murdering a Coeur d’Alene resident in October 2016 will spend at least 30 years in prison.
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Kootenai County woman charged with embezzlement and facing questions into her husband’s death turns herself in
Lori Isenberg, the woman who was charged earlier this year on suspicion of embezzling $500,000 from a North Idaho nonprofit and is a suspect in her husband’s death, has been …
Tue., July 24, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A Twin Falls woman accused of murdering her 20-month-old baby was arraigned in district court Monday after waiving her right to a preliminary hearing.
Thu., July 19, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten was killed Thursday, and prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they were treating the case as murder.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
A Texas prisoner was executed Tuesday evening for the fatal shooting of a San Antonio convenience store owner after courts turned down appeals that the state parole board improperly rejected …
Sun., July 15, 2018, 11:39 a.m.
Kym Larsen is one of at least 10 domestic violence fatalities in Idaho so far this year, according the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence.
Mon., July 9, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
A Wenatchee man has been charged with second-degree murder for allegedly ramming his ex-girlfriend’s SUV into an irrigation ditch near the Grant County town of Quincy.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
A man suspected of killing his wife 14 years ago was charged with first-degree murder in Bonner County Thursday.
Tue., July 3, 2018, 10 a.m.
On March 3, a group of friends found a woman’s decapitated body inside a sleeping bag on a 10-acre property on Camano Island. The remains were those of Katherine Cunningham, …
Sat., June 30, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
A 33-year-old man suspected of killing and decapitating his girlfriend in Washington state has been charged with murder after investigators say they found a samurai sword with DNA evidence.
Wed., June 27, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
The last text message Steve Shaw sent to his son was hopeful. “Hi son, just wanted to say how much I love you, but like I’ve said before you have …
Tue., June 26, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
Motions to dismiss Mark Lankford’s murder charge for the alleged beating death of a Texas couple were forwarded to the State Supreme Court to decide if the case will go …
UPDATED: Sun., June 24, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
An alibi, a sanitized murder scene and an informant who says he lied. Is the wrong man in a Spokane-area jail for this Sunnyside slaying?
After two decades of desperately writing letters to lawyers and legal groups in search of finding someone willing to review his case, Salas has found some hope in award-winning filmmaker …
Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:21 a.m.
Possibly solving a second high-profile cold case murder in two months, Tacoma police on Wednesday arrested a man suspected of killing 12-year-old Michella Welch more than three decades ago.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
A man who was placed on life support following a Friday shooting in Hillyard has since died, prompting Spokane County prosecutors to charge his suspected killer with first-degree murder.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
Five months after a jury was split on whether a career criminal tried to kill a man outside of a downtown Spokane music venue in 2013, prosecutors will soon have …
Thu., June 14, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
The United States on Thursday condemned the killing of a 2-year-old boy in Zimbabwe as a “senseless and horrific act” and warned that if the murder was politically motivated it …
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
A Newman Lake man accused of beating his girlfriend to death in November was sentenced to 16 years in prison earlier this month.
Wed., May 30, 2018, 2:19 p.m.
The death of 21-year-old Askia Khafra inside a Bethesda, Maryland home last fall was tragic and bizarre. Hired to help dig a network of secret tunnels leading from the basement, …