POLICE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POLICE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Q&A: Exploring the fatal shooting of Dillon Taylor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477963-78/taylor-police-cruz-gun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477963-78/taylor-police-cruz-gun.html.csp">Q&A: Exploring the fatal shooting of Dillon Taylor</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="2014-10-01T23:00:08.462-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill ruled this week that the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Dillon Taylor on Aug. 11 by a Salt Lake City police officer was justified. Here are several questions the decision has raised. Q: Why was the shooting ruled justified even though Taylor had no gun? A: Utah’s use-of-force law says police are “justified in using deadly force when ... the officer reasonably believes that the use of deadly force is necessary to prevent death or serious bodily injury...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58477963@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:00:08 MDT Suicide ruled out in trial for Utah man accused of killing wife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477119-78/truman-conrad-heidy-wife.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477119-78/truman-conrad-heidy-wife.html.csp">Suicide ruled out in trial for Utah man accused of killing wife</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="2014-10-01T22:15:09.398-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • After Conrad Mark Truman’s wife was fatally shot at their Orem home, Truman told conflicting stories about her death and even threatened the life of a responding police officer. But defense attorney Ron Yengich told a jury on Wednesday during opening statements in Truman’s murder trial that the man’s remarks and odd behavior are not evidence of guilt. “All of these statements that were made, they are fairly stupid, at least,” Yengich said. “But they are under the influence of alcohol.” ...</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> 58477119@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:15:09 MDT 18-year-old victim’s family pleads for break in Salt Lake City homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476795-78/information-jarquin-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476795-78/information-jarquin-lake-salt.html.csp">18-year-old victim’s family pleads for break in Salt Lake City homicide</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="2014-10-01T22:14:40.989-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gustavo Jarquin wanted to become a psychologist and help people. But about two weeks ago, someone shot and killed the 18-year-old man on Salt Lake City’s west side. In the absence of any suspects, police and his family are asking anyone with information, to come forward and help solve Jarquin’s murder. “I’m not asking for revenge,” the victim’s father, Jose Jarquin, said through a translator at a press conference Wednesday. “I’m asking for justice.” On Sept. 18, a pedestrian walking to the Acap...</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> 58476795@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:14:40 MDT Bomb threat leads to evacuation of Sandy Hook school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58477262-68/monroe-newtown-hook-sandy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58477262-68/monroe-newtown-hook-sandy.html.csp">Bomb threat leads to evacuation of Sandy Hook school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:14:38.669-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Monroe, Conn. • A bomb threat called into Sandy Hook Elementary School on Wednesday led authorities to order students, including many who lived through the 2012 massacre, out of the building. Police checked the school building and grounds after the threat was received at 9:30 a.m. and did not find evidence of danger, according to Monroe Police Lt. Brian McCauley. He said the evacuation was ordered as a precaution and the investigation is continuing. “All students and staff are safe,” Newtown Fir...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584772622014-10-01T11:14:38.669-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T11:14:38.669-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58477262@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:14:38 MDT Provo police ask for help in auto-pedestrian crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476919-78/police-provo-vehicle-bullock.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476919-78/police-provo-vehicle-bullock.html.csp">Provo police ask for help in auto-pedestrian crash</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="2014-10-01T16:54:18.606-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 04:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo police are asking for the public’s help finding the driver who hit a skateboarder and drove off. The skateboarder, Tyler Bullock, was in critical condition Wednesday. He was riding near 2000 N. 550 West on Tuesday evening when a vehicle hit him about 7:30 p.m., according to a Provo police news release. “Witnesses saw the vehicle that struck [Bullock] stop momentarily then drive away,” the release reads. Bullock, of Provo, was taken to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, where he is being ...</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> 58476919@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:54:18 MDT Ed Sullivan statue stolen from TV academy plaza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58473837-223/statue-sullivan-academy-plaza.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58473837-223/statue-sullivan-academy-plaza.html.csp">Ed Sullivan statue stolen from TV academy plaza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T15:06:23.91-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 03:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Los Angeles police are investigating the theft of a solid bronze statue of Ed Sullivan from an outdoor exhibit at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The statue was taken Sunday from atop a pedestal in the academy’s Hall of Fame Plaza in North Hollywood. A police statement describes the statue as standing 18 inches tall and weighing about 20 pounds. The Police Department’s North Hollywood area burglary detectives have asked the public for any information that would lead to a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584738372014-09-30T15:06:23.91-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T15:06:23.91-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58473837@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:06:23 MDT Former Utah school bus driver gets year in jail for death of student http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476745-78/bus-daniels-students-according.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58476745-78/bus-daniels-students-according.html.csp">Former Utah school bus driver gets year in jail for death of student</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T21:50:59.545-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A former Jordan School District bus driver was sentenced Wednesday to a year in jail in connection with a student who was hit and killed after exiting his bus after the driver failed to activate his red lights and signals or stop sign. Troy Edward Daniels, 44, of Kearns, was sentenced immediately after pleading guilty as charged to class A misdemeanor reckless endangerment and class C misdemeanor passing a school bus while lights flashing failure to signal. On the afternoon of April 30, the vic...</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> 58476745@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:50:59 MDT More bodies found on Japanese volcano; toll now 47 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476899-68/ash-bodies-eruption-japan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476899-68/ash-bodies-eruption-japan.html.csp">More bodies found on Japanese volcano; toll now 47</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EMILY WANG and MARI YAMAGUCHI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T09:53:04.113-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Otaki, Japan • One body recovered near the volcano’s peak was in a squatting position and had to be dug out of a thick layer of ash. Another was caught between boulders bigger than large refrigerators. Police who recovered the bodies Wednesday portrayed a painful scene of death around the summit where hikers enjoying an autumn weekend hike were caught by the mountain’s surprise eruption. The death toll from Saturday’s eruption on Mount Ontake in central Japan rose to 47, Nagano police said in a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584768992014-10-01T09:53:04.113-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T09:53:04.113-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476899@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:53:04 MDT Pennsylvania trooper shot dead during gun training http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476556-68/state-police-pennsylvania-training.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476556-68/state-police-pennsylvania-training.html.csp">Pennsylvania trooper shot dead during gun training</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T10:44:17.586-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Conshohocken, Pa. • Gov. Tom Corbett on Wednesday ordered Pennsylvania flags to fly at half-staff at the state Capitol and in Montgomery County in honor of a state trooper who was accidentally shot and killed during a gun training exercise at a safety facility. Trooper David Kedra was shot in the chest Tuesday during a yearly training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex in Conshohocken, near Philadelphia, state police said. He is the second trooper to be shot dead th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584765562014-10-01T10:44:17.586-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T10:44:17.586-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476556@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:44:17 MDT Utah cop killer’s alleged accomplice ordered to trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472337-78/police-walker-johnson-vaillancourt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472337-78/police-walker-johnson-vaillancourt.html.csp">Utah cop killer’s alleged accomplice ordered to trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By marissa lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T16:32:23.683-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 04:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan • She was shot by her boyfriend in a apparent homicide-suicide attempt that left a Draper police officer dead, a bullet lodged in her abdomen and police officers guarding her bedside, but, prosecutors said Tuesday, Traci Lee Vaillancourt still lied to protect the man who shot her. She was, by all accounts, a victim. But on Tuesday, she was ordered to stand trial for allegedly lying to investigators about what happened on the morning of Sept. 1, 2013 — when Timothy Troy Walker killed...</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> 58472337@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:32:23 MDT Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hurt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58473829-68/student-police-students-nearby.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58473829-68/student-police-students-nearby.html.csp">Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hurt</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DYLAN LOVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T14:44:18.21-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 02:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday. The student had non-life threatening injuries and was reunited with parents at University Hospital, Officer Phil Russell said. He didn’t say if the injured student and shooter knew each other or if the shooter was a student at Fern Creek Traditional High School. Russell said the suspect left the 1,400-student school immediately after f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584738292014-09-30T14:44:18.21-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T14:44:18.21-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58473829@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:44:18 MDT Jury selection begins for Utah man accused of murdering wife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58469895-78/truman-conrad-heidy-orem.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58469895-78/truman-conrad-heidy-orem.html.csp">Jury selection begins for Utah man accused of murdering wife</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="2014-09-30T16:19:21.593-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 04:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial for an Orem man accused of fatally shooting his wife in 2012, but opening statements in the four-week trial are not expected until Wednesday. Conrad Mark Truman, 32, is accused of killing Heidy Truman in 2012. His motive, prosecutors have claimed, was to collect nearly a million dollars in life insurance benefits. According to testimony at a preliminary hearing last year, Conrad Truman has offered a number of theories of how his wife died. He told police...</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> 58469895@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:19:21 MDT Ogden man in serious condition after being hit by pickup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472022-78/ogden-pickup-scott-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472022-78/ogden-pickup-scott-condition.html.csp">Ogden man in serious condition after being hit by pickup</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="2014-10-01T15:18:15.861-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 03:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Ogden man was seriously hurt when he was run down in a crosswalk by a pickup truck Tuesday morning, police said. Ogden police Lt. Tim Scott said the 49-year-old man was crossing the intersection of 30th St. and Washington Blvd. about 6 a.m. Tuesday when a northbound white, 1995 Ford F-150 struck him while making a left turn onto 30th St. The pedestrian was thrown to the asphalt and sustained “a significant head injury,” Scott said. The man was rushed to McKay-Dee Hospital. He was reported to ...</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> 58472022@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:18:15 MDT Man severs foot in crash on Bangerter Highway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472051-78/bangerter-crash-driver-foot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472051-78/bangerter-crash-driver-foot.html.csp">Man severs foot in crash on Bangerter Highway</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="2014-10-01T15:18:28.854-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 03:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man’s foot was severed in a Monday night crash on Bangerter Highway in West Valley City. The man lost a large amount of blood after the crash near 3500 South, but as of Tuesday afternoon was expected to survive, said West Valley City police Lt. LaMonte Cox. The man was driving a pickup south on Bangerter about 11:15 p.m. when he tried to turn left onto 3500 South, police said. The truck collided with a northbound car whose driver allegedly ran a red light. The driver of the pickup was critica...</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> 58472051@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:18:28 MDT Man charged for allegedly spraying man in face with lye http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58470714-78/lye-police-gilmore-victim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58470714-78/lye-police-gilmore-victim.html.csp">Man charged for allegedly spraying man in face with lye</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="2014-09-29T22:55:17.754-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the second time in two months, a Utahn was burned by the chemical lye — but this time it was sprayed in a man’s face in an attack that left the man blind in one eye, police said. In charges filed Monday, police in Tooele wrote that a man early on Sept. 7 reported that someone knocked on his door and, when he answered, the knocker punched him in the eye and sprayed a substance at his face, which was causing his skin to peel off. When police arrived, the man’s face, neck and upper chest were ...</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> 58470714@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:55:17 MDT Hong Kong protesters want government’s answer to pro-democracy demands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58468053-68/hong-kong-protesters-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58468053-68/hong-kong-protesters-police.html.csp">Hong Kong protesters want government’s answer to pro-democracy demands</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LOUISE WATT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T22:04:19.697-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • Protesters spent a peaceful night singing as they blocked streets in Hong Kong in an unprecedented show of civil disobedience to push demands for genuine democratic reforms. But officials announced that schools in some districts of Hong Kong would remain closed Tuesday because of safety concerns, while dozens of bus routes were canceled and some subway stops near protest areas were closed. Local media also reported that protest organizers had vowed to step up their protests if the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584680532014-09-29T22:04:19.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T22:04:19.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58468053@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:04:19 MDT Utah motorcyclist dies following crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468678-78/clayburn-roosevelt-crash-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468678-78/clayburn-roosevelt-crash-died.html.csp">Utah motorcyclist dies following crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T19:35:21.044-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Duchesne man has died of injuries suffered earlier this month in a motorcycle crash in Roosevelt. Coy Clayburn, 22, was driving his Harley-Davidson west on Highway 40 near 800 South when another vehicle turned in front of him to go east, said Roosevelt police Officer Luke Stradinger. The two collided almost head-on at about 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 19. Stradinger said Clayburn was wearing a helmet, but suffered several broken bones. Police Chief Rick Harrison said Monday that Clayburn died at a hosp...</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> 58468678@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:35:21 MDT Springville family’s cause of death pending medical examiner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58464180-78/police-strack-saturday-springville.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58464180-78/police-strack-saturday-springville.html.csp">Springville family’s cause of death pending medical examiner</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="2014-09-29T07:32:24.862-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 07:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Springville • Police have identified the family of five who were found dead in their home Saturday night. A Springville Police news release identified them Sunday as Benjamin Strack, 37, his wife, Kristi Strack, 36, two of their sons — Benson Strack, 14, and Zion Strack, 11 — and their daughter Emery Strack, 12. Preliminary autopsies ruled out any sort of violent assault, according to the release. Another son of Benjamin and Kristi Strack found his family members dead inside their home near 90...</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> 58464180@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:32:24 MDT Paul Rolly: Uintah school lunch probe gets fishier and fishier http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58458016-200/district-canham-sltrib-clara.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58458016-200/district-canham-sltrib-clara.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Uintah school lunch probe gets fishier and fishier</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T09:16:04.894-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As Alice once said about Wonderland, the case of the Uintah School lunch manager and the trashing of children’s lunches in January is getting “curiouser and curiouser.” Amid suspicions by some parents that a recent report blaming then-Uintah nutrition manager Shirley Canham was a whitewash absolving Salt Lake City School District officials, one school board member has been pressing for answers. Now, he says, district brass are investigating him. Michael Clara, who represents the west side, says...</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> 58458016@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:16:04 MDT Man dies after Sunday shooting in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58464855-78/wilking-police-shooting-sunday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58464855-78/wilking-police-shooting-sunday.html.csp">Man dies after Sunday shooting in Salt Lake City</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="2014-09-29T13:35:15.002-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 01:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police are investigating a Sunday morning shooting that left an 18-year-old man dead. The victim, Cesar Gaxiola, died after the shooting occurred in the street just west of the intersection of 600 South and 900 East. Police know who Gaxiola’s suspected shooter is and have spoken to him, but he is not under arrest, Detective Greg Wilking said. There are “mitigating circumstances,” the detective said, but he declined to detail them. “The investigation is still ongoing,” Wilking said...</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> 58464855@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:35:15 MDT