HANSEN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HANSEN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Midvale crash critically injures one http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202771-78/crash-hansen-condition-critically.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202771-78/crash-hansen-condition-critically.html.csp">Midvale crash critically injures one</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:02:02.424-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was critically injured Saturday in a head-on crash. The 63-year-old man was heading north on 900 East, when he pulled off to the side of the road at 6395 South to make a U-turn, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. But he over-corrected, turning his Mazda head-on into a northbound SUV at 8:38 p.m., Hansen said. The man had to be extricated from his Mazda and was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The two people in the SUV were in good to fair condition, Hansen said. The cras...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202771@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:02:02 MDT Ten horses found dead in Salt Lake County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199135-78/horses-field-morgan-hansen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199135-78/horses-field-morgan-hansen.html.csp">Ten horses found dead in Salt Lake County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:35:36.51-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Officers are investigating the deaths of ten horses found in a Magna field. The horses were found in a private, fenced-off field near Pleasant Green Cemetery, which is near 3500 S. 9200 West. After searching the field with trucks and a helicopter, officers found one alive and 10 dead, according to officials. “It looks like they just don’t have any water,” said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. The owner arrived at the field and was trying to hydrate the surviving horse, Hansen said. Kenneco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199135@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:35:36 MDT Multi-city chase ends in gunfire, 2 suspects hospitalized http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58193365-78/suspects-chase-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58193365-78/suspects-chase-lake-salt.html.csp">Multi-city chase ends in gunfire, 2 suspects hospitalized</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:30.036-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A high-speed chase through several Salt Lake County communities ended in a gun battle that left two aggravated robbery suspects in the hospital early Thursday morning. Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen said the drama unfolded just after midnight when officers spotted a car containing the suspects, Ramon S. Franco, 31, and a Celene J. Hernandez, 19, and attempted to pull it over just after midnight. The suspects sped away and a chase of 15-20 minutes ensued. Multiple law enforcement agencies b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58193365@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:30 MDT Utah woman sent to prison for killing daughter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184138-78/hansen-daughter-judge-prison.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184138-78/hansen-daughter-judge-prison.html.csp">Utah woman sent to prison for killing daughter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:49:05.454-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan • A West Jordan woman who shot and killed her 18-year-old daughter and then turned the gun on herself was sentenced Tuesday to prison for up to 30 years. Mary Ethyl Hansen, 55, was charged in 3rd District Court to first-degree felony murder for the March 22, 2012, slaying of Virginia Ray Hansen. But in March 2013, the mother pleaded guilty and mentally ill to lesser charges of manslaughter and felony discharge of a firearm, second-degree felonies each punishable by up to 15 years in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58184138@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:49:05 MDT Hiker dies from fall at Snowbird http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58125325-78/hansen-pierce-snowbird-meeting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58125325-78/hansen-pierce-snowbird-meeting.html.csp">Hiker dies from fall at Snowbird</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T14:57:13.061-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 02:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Illinois man fell to his death Wednesday near Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. William Pierce, 64, came to the Salt Lake City area for a business meeting earlier this week. On Wednesday, the day before the meeting, he went for a hike from the resort and, at 7:44 p.m., sent a picture of where he was to his wife, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. “That was the last anybody had heard from him,” Hansen said. After Pierce failed to make the meeting Thursday or his return flight, his family...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58125325@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:57:13 MDT Unified Police unraveling early Friday morning gunfire into car, house http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58122755-78/upd-car-friday-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58122755-78/upd-car-friday-police.html.csp">Unified Police unraveling early Friday morning gunfire into car, house</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T13:23:38.467-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 01:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police investigators Friday were trying to piece together an overnight shooting that left no one hurt, but did leave numerous bullets lodged in a car and a Kearns residence. Public safety dispatchers received reports of gunfire from outside a home near 5900 South and Lodestone Avenue (about 5900 West) shortly before 3:30 a.m. Friday. UPD officers arrived to find at least one suspect, purportedly seen standing in the street firing a handgun, had fled the scene. UPD Sgt. Ken Hansen said se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58122755@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:23:38 MDT Robber fires into McDonald’s drive-thru window http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58120769-78/hansen-window-mcdonald-drive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58120769-78/hansen-window-mcdonald-drive.html.csp">Robber fires into McDonald’s drive-thru window</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T08:25:13.816-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 08:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police say a man fired a gun into a Magna McDonald’s through its drive-thru window during an attempted robbery. About 5:30 p.m., the man was in the drive-thru of the McDonald’s at 3540 S. 8400 West and tried to rob the employee at the window, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. After the employee ran away from the window, the man fired a round through the glass, hitting the freezer, Hansen said. No one was hurt, Hansen added. Police are working on obtaining the security camera footage, Han...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120769@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 08:25:13 MDT Video: Volunteers aid wild goose chase at Liberty Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58065183-78/geese-park-wild-birds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58065183-78/geese-park-wild-birds.html.csp">Video: Volunteers aid wild goose chase at Liberty Park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T22:30:19.723-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kids are usually told to leave wildlife alone. But Friday, children and other volunteers gleefully chased geese into a pen at Liberty Park during the annual urban goose round up. Heidee Talbot and her sisters, Hollee and Allison, lifted geese with confidence, unafraid of being bit. As a volunteer for the past three summers, 19-year-old Heidee Talbot knows the trick to calming a bird: Tuck its head under a wing to fool it into thinking it’s asleep, and hold its feet together. “We thought it was ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58065183@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:30:19 MDT Police seeking man who assaulted 8-year-old Kearns girl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58062583-78/police-girl-assaulted-girls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58062583-78/police-girl-assaulted-girls.html.csp">Police seeking man who assaulted 8-year-old Kearns girl</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T21:14:56.895-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Authorities are looking for a man pretending to be a police officer who sexually assaulted a Kearns girl. Two 8-year-old girls were approached by the man at 1:45 p.m. Monday while walking in the 4980 block of Pieper Boulevard (4980 West), according to Detective Ken Hansen of the Unified Police Department. The man said he was a police officer and when asked by one of the girls why he wasn’t wearing a uniform, he said that made it easier for him to catch “bad guys.” The man told the children he wa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58062583@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:14:56 MDT Police investigating possible hate crime in Magna http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58053596-78/dog-crime-police-hansen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58053596-78/dog-crime-police-hansen.html.csp">Police investigating possible hate crime in Magna</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T22:08:02.042-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two women awoke Tuesday morning in Magna to find their dog ill and anti-gay and misogynistic slurs painted on their fence in what police say is a “possible hate crime.” The couple found the letters “bichs” along with two other profane words painted on the fence early Tuesday, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. Their dog was lying on its side and foaming at the mouth. A neighbor was being investigated as a person of interest, Hansen said. The women say he used the same three slurs against...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58053596@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 22:08:02 MDT Lost hiking couple found unhurt in Little Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58045837-78/couple-lost-area-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58045837-78/couple-lost-area-canyon.html.csp">Lost hiking couple found unhurt in Little Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T16:39:19.4-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It was, for two lost Little Cottonwod Canyon hikers, a case of a ridge too far. Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen said it apparently was a decision by a 20-year-old man and his 19-year-old female companion to “see what was over that next ridge” that got them turned around and in trouble Sunday night. Family members called 911 to report the couple were overdue from a hike on the Red Pine Trail, and by 7 p.m. four Salt Lake County Search and Rescue teams were scouring the general area of the Whi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58045837@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 16:39:19 MDT UPD identifies victim of fatal weekend fall in Big Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58045356-78/hansen-canyon-cottonwood-fall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58045356-78/hansen-canyon-cottonwood-fall.html.csp">UPD identifies victim of fatal weekend fall in Big Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T21:38:03.771-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 09:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police on Monday identified the victim of a fatal weekend fall in Big Cottonwood Canyon as a West Valley City woman. UPD Detective Ken Hansen said Ana Maria Roya, 40, was hiking in the Donut Falls area about 2:30 p.m. Saturday when she slipped and fell, landing on the rocks 100 feet below. Hansen said she died at the scene. The woman had been hiking with family members at the time, Hansen said. remims@sltrib.com Twitter: @remims</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58045356@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 21:38:03 MDT Fatal fall reported in Big Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58040317-78/woman-fell-hiking-saturday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58040317-78/woman-fell-hiking-saturday.html.csp">Fatal fall reported in Big Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T22:52:32.538-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 10:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman fell to her death Saturday hiking down from Donut Falls. The 41-year-old Salt Lake County woman, whose name was not released Saturday, was hiking back from the Big Cottonwood Canyon destination when, about 2:30 p.m., she slipped and fell, said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. She fell about 100 feet before landing on rocks and died at the scene, Hansen said. The woman had been hiking with family members at the time. Officers recovered her body Saturday evening. mmcfall@sltrib.com ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58040317@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 22:52:32 MDT Disney ‘Frozen’ frenzy includes Norway tourism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58033009-223/disney-norway-frozen-movie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58033009-223/disney-norway-frozen-movie.html.csp">Disney ‘Frozen’ frenzy includes Norway tourism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH J. HARPAZ and MALIN RISING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T13:59:10.004-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 01:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The popularity of the Disney movie “Frozen” has not only led to box-office profits, sold-out merchandise and long lines to meet “Frozen” characters in Disney parks. It’s also motivating fans to visit Norway to see the landscape that inspired the animated movie setting. Harald Hansen, U.S. spokesman for Visit Norway, said the number of U.S. tourists to Norway increased markedly since the film’s release in November, with booked hotel nights up 37 percent for the first quarter of this year compared...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580330092014-06-05T13:59:10.004-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T13:59:10.004-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58033009@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:59:10 MDT