Stories tagged: Tracy Ader
Wed., March 7, 2012
Many details missing in murder-suicide that left 4 dead
Preston Kahanu was asleep when Dustin Gilman called him that Friday morning, looking to hang out and play video games. Gilman stopped by Kahanu’s home in north Spokane about 10:45 …
Mon., Feb. 20, 2012
Faith, memories of slain mother and sons sustain mourners
Tracy Ader, 32, was remembered for her contagious smile, her positive attitude and her love of her two sons. Damien, 10, was on the basketball team at Willard Elementary School …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2012
Police: Call, texts a killer’s ruse
Triple-homicide suspect Dustin William Gilman used one of the victim’s cellphones to send a text message to her husband after she’d been killed, according to new court documents. Nick Ader, …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2012, 3:39 p.m.
Gilman used victim’s phone to contact her family, police say
Triple murder suspect Dustin William Gilman used his victim’s cellphone to text message her husband after he killed her, according to new court documents.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2012
Motive in triple homicide still a mystery
The mystery surrounding a triple homicide deepened Tuesday as new details emerged that the killer, before taking his own life, claimed in phone calls to his father and a friend …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2012, 2:50 p.m.
Report: Gilman called father before bodies were found
A man suspected of murdering a woman and her two sons told his father he’d shot someone before police even knew there was a crime scene Friday.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 13, 2012, 9:23 p.m.
Body of triple murder suspect found north of Spokane
A tracked cell phone signal led police Monday to the body of the suspected killer they’d been hunting ever since a mother and her two children were found dead Friday …
Mon., Feb. 13, 2012
Killing suspect remains at large
A tipster directed Spokane police Sunday to the vehicle taken Friday night from the home of a slain mother and her two sons, but the nationwide manhunt for the suspected …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2012
Police hunt suspect in triple homicide
Tracy Ader’s stepfather kept a gun at his side Saturday. The man suspected of murdering Ader and her two young sons was at large, and Steve Ponsness was taking no …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2012, 8:51 p.m.
Killer sought in Spokane triple homicide
A woman and her two children are dead and a killer is at large in what police are considering a triple homicide in north Spokane.