This is a weekly round-up of hearings in Weber and Davis county courts for Feb. 13-17.
The retaining wall supporting a hilltop home owned by Bennett Thurgood started eroding soon after it was complete and it’s got Lance Youngberg, who lives downslope, worried.
Todd Jeremy Rettenberger, 38, pleaded guilty on Thursday, Feb. 16, to two human trafficking-related charges. He is also known for his involvement in a 1996 murder of Matthew John Whicker, a 30-year-old clerk at a Woods Cross Motel 6.
The attorney says Marion Herrera, 40, should have received IV fluids — not just cold broth — as she suffered from heroin withdrawals. A death certificate lists the cause of death as “probable cardiac arrhythmia disturbance due to dehydration due to prolonged (drug)...
A 59-year-old man was booked into Davis County Jail after being accused of attempting to sexually abuse a teenage girl.
The Woods Cross coach allegedly showed pornographic materials to three juvenile males in Davis County between Sept. 15, 2015, and June 1, 2016, according to court documents.
A study from the group warns that some misconduct can unfairly be interpreted as ‘more threatening’ when coming from a minority student.
William Alexander Torres-Orellana was taken into custody after a minor came to police after the incident.