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Gun misfires in Syracuse argument, man faces felony charges

Maes, George

SYRACUSE — A gun misfired in a family argument, preventing a tragedy, but now a Clearfield man faces felony charges. George Maes, 57, is accused of...

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Gang member switches story in Ogden stab trial

OGDEN — Jose Amparo Garcia's gang brother took the stand in 2nd District Court on Tuesday, Sept. 1, to say it was he who did all the stabbing, not Garcia...


Police

Standoff aftermath: County attorney screening case for charges

OGDEN — The Weber County Attorney's Office is screening evidence from a 5 ½-hour standoff between a suicidal man and law enforcement that ended...


Courts

Gun misfires in Syracuse argument, man faces felony charges

SYRACUSE — A gun misfired in a family argument, preventing a tragedy, but now a Clearfield man faces felony charges. George Maes, 57, is accused of...


Courts

Bible-quoting child sex abuse defendant faces new charges

FARMINGTON — A man who told police there is no biblical age restriction set between sex partners has been found mentally competent to stand trial and now...


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Man accused in 2 classmate sex assaults gets year in jail

PROVO — A Highland man accused of sexually assaulting two of his high school classmates has been sentenced to a year in jail. The Deseret News reported...




Police

Police warn Utahns of new identity theft scam

CLINTON — Police are concerned about a new trend of identity fraud that has arrived in Utah.  Clinton police arrested a Roy couple this week and...


Courts

Murder-for-hire plot sentence: 165 days in jail

OGDEN — A man who admitted to accepting money in a contract to kill his friend’s son-in-law was sentenced to jail Thursday, Aug. 27. David Allen...


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Freeway murder suspect found mentally competent for trial

OGDEN — A woman charged with stabbing her girlfriend to death on the freeway has been found competent to stand trial, although her attorney says the case...


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Prosecutors: Woman embezzled $100K from disabled father

FARMINGTON — A woman is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from her father’s special-needs trust account and is now charged with five felonies....


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Sobbing Layton mom sentenced in toddler's methadone death

FARMINGTON — A judge said 17-month-old Jaslynn Raquel Mansfield did not stand a chance because of her mother’s drug addiction. Judge David...


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Gang member switches story in Ogden stab trial

OGDEN — Jose Amparo Garcia's gang brother took the stand in 2nd District Court on Tuesday, Sept. 1, to say it was he who did all the stabbing, not Garcia...


Bible-quoting child sex abuse defendant faces new charges

FARMINGTON — A man who told police there is no biblical age restriction set between sex partners has been found mentally competent to stand trial and now...