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Sirens & Gavels archive for Sept. 10, 2010

FRIDAY, SEPT. 10, 2010

Fairfax deal postponed; victim hires lawyer

A plea hearing for an alleged hitman-turned-informant has been postponed until October. Larry A. Fairfax, 49, has agreed to plead guilty to two federal weapons charges connected to a pipe bomb placed under Cyndi Steele’s car as part of a murder plot the FBI says…

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Fugitive's claim to fame: 21 mug shots

Fourteen years ago, a fugitive apprehension organization touted a suspect's 36 convictions in 10 years when asking for tips on his location. This week, it focused on his impressive number of mug shots: 21. Frank Anthony Orden, 42, is wanted for possession of a controlled…

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