HUNTSMAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HUNTSMAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah mom accused of killing 6 babies given attorney http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57844650-78/huntsman-judge-police-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57844650-78/huntsman-judge-police-court.html.csp">Utah mom accused of killing 6 babies given attorney</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T11:04:31.716-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 11:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Criminal charges against a woman accused of killing six of her babies likely won’t be filed until her court appearance next week. Megan Huntsman’s estranged husband found the body of a dead infant in their Pleasant Grove garage on April 12. Police later discovered six more, all wrapped in plastic bags and tucked into cardboard boxes. Huntsman, 39, subsequently admitted to suffocating or strangling six of the infants immediately after giving birth between 1996 and 2006, according to an a...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57844650@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:04:31 MDT Editor column: Civility key to productive discussions at sltrib.com http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57836222-78/sltrib-com-commenters-comments.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57836222-78/sltrib-com-commenters-comments.html.csp">Editor column: Civility key to productive discussions at sltrib.com</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Carricaburu</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:32:00.003-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Tribune Digital Director Kevin Winters Morriss took an unusual measure this past week. In consultation with Editor and Publisher Terry Orme and myself, Morriss shut down comments on the first sltrib.com story about Megan Huntsman, the Utah woman alleged to have murdered six infants she gave birth to from 1996 to 2006. The Tribune is committed to providing an open forum to readers who follow basic rules in commenting on stories at sltrib.com. But some commenters so blatantly violated t...</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> 57836222@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:32:00 MDT Utah police enlist FBI to help in baby death case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833011-78/police-roberts-babies-dna.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833011-78/police-roberts-babies-dna.html.csp">Utah police enlist FBI to help in baby death case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADY McCOMBS </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T17:36:50.512-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah authorities are enlisting the help of the FBI to analyze DNA from seven babies found dead in the garage of a woman who has been arrested on six counts of murder. None of the labs in Utah can analyze the type of DNA that has been taken from the tiny corpses, which were found in various stages of decomposition, Pleasant Grove Police Capt. Mike Roberts said Thursday. Authorities are hoping DNA will reveal who the parents are and the sex of the babies. It’s unknown when results will be back, bu...</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> 57833011@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:36:50 MDT Questions linger in Megan Huntsman investigation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57826827-200/huntsman-infants-police-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57826827-200/huntsman-infants-police-west.html.csp">Questions linger in Megan Huntsman investigation</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="2014-04-16T22:35:31.893-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Questions continue to swirl around Megan Huntsman’s dark and disturbing case, including how people — including her husband — apparently were unaware she was giving birth to children almost every year for a decade, then allegedly killing them and hiding their bodies in her Pleasant Grove home. Huntsman’s estranged husband found the body of a dead infant in the garage Saturday. Police discovered six more, all tucked into cardboard boxes. Huntsman, 39, subsequently admitted to suffocating or stran...</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> 57826827@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:35:31 MDT Neighbor: Huntsman had a miscarriage recently http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822328-78/huntsman-flowers-amp-babies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822328-78/huntsman-flowers-amp-babies.html.csp">Neighbor: Huntsman had a miscarriage recently</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="2014-04-15T21:52:29.355-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • Megan Huntsman was going to have another child just a few months ago. Josh Flowers, who has lived next door to Huntsman in a West Valley City mobile-home park for the past year, remembers how the pregnant woman went to the hospital several months ago because of a miscarriage. Now, he sees the tragedy in a new context: Police say she had, and lost, seven other babies. Adding a dark twist to that, investigators suspect Huntsman, 39, strangled or suffocated six of those prior 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> 57822328@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:52:29 MDT Police: Utah mother admits killing 6 newborns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817242-78/huntsman-police-west-babies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817242-78/huntsman-police-west-babies.html.csp">Police: Utah mother admits killing 6 newborns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall, jim dalrymple II and jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T07:22:46.244-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Darren Brad West was clearing out a garage Saturday when he found a plastic bag in a cardboard box, tucked inside a cabinet along with six others like it. He looked inside and discovered a dark secret his estranged wife allegedly has been hiding for years — one that would shock and horrify neighbors and investigators alike. Before she moved out of their Pleasant Grove home, Megan Huntsman allegedly strangled or suffocated six babies immediately after giving birth to them, then placed t...</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> 57817242@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:22:46 MDT Police find seven dead babies in Utah County home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57814129-78/huntsman-police-utah-babies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57814129-78/huntsman-police-utah-babies.html.csp">Police find seven dead babies in Utah County home</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="2014-04-14T15:40:43.383-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 03:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pleasant Grove police made a grisly discovery Saturday: seven dead infants, six of them in cardboard boxes. Megan Huntsman, 39, was arrested early Sunday on suspicion of six counts of murder. Police believe she gave birth to the babies and then killed them during the past decade, according to a police news release. On Saturday, police responded to a call from Huntsman’s estranged husband — who was initially identified by police as her ex-husband — about a dead infant found inside a Pleasant Grov...</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> 57814129@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:40:43 MDT