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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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Gunplay over missing $1,200 draws assault guilty plea

FARMINGTON — A 22-year-old man pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated assault in a dispute over a lost $1,200, and prosecutors dismissed eight other...


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Fatal texting crash driver gets a year in jail

ST. GEORGE — A 52-year-old St. George woman accused of causing a fatal accident by texting and driving has been sentenced to a year in jail. The Spectrum...


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Charges: Carbon County emergency manager misused funds

PRICE — Carbon County’s emergency management director is facing criminal charges over allegations that he misused county money. Prosecutors have...


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Graffiti mars California war memorial, Provo man charged

DANVILLE, Calif. — Officials say a Utah man has been charged with felony vandalism for defacing a war memorial in Northern California. Danville Police Chief...


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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...




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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...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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...