SHERIFF - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHERIFF News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah inmates to get unique chance at public service http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58433464-90/chub-inmates-jail-lesser.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58433464-90/chub-inmates-jail-lesser.html.csp">Utah inmates to get unique chance at public service</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T23:07:51.658-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County Jail inmates will get a chance to help save the lesser chub from extinction. Sheriff Jim Winder convinced the County Council this week to let him take $150,000 out of a prisoner-services account to develop a pond next to the jail that would be used to breed the endangered fish. “Once we do the ground work and get this thing moving along, all the labor will be inmate labor,” Winder said. “They’ll learn science, math and the biology of the lesser chub. It is a very cool project.”...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58433464@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:07:51 MDT Salt Lake sheriff’s race tight on fundraising front http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58430613-90/campaign-county-democrat-fundraising.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58430613-90/campaign-county-democrat-fundraising.html.csp">Salt Lake sheriff’s race tight on fundraising front</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By mike gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T07:30:36.353-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Of all the Salt Lake County races on the Nov. 4 ballot, none has generated more news coverage so far than the effort of Republican Jake Petersen, a Unified Police Department (UPD) lieutenant, to dislodge his boss, incumbent Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. The two are going nose-to-nose in fundraising as well, according to financial disclosures filed this week. Less than $4,000 separates the campaign contribution totals of the two sheriff’s candidates, who are locked in a rancorous dispute over ...</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> 58430613@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:30:36 MDT Rich County man shoots, kills brother in hunting accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58418097-78/brother-county-rich-accident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58418097-78/brother-county-rich-accident.html.csp">Rich County man shoots, kills brother in hunting accident</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="2014-09-16T07:56:37.876-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 07:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 49-year-old Rich County man was shot to death by his brother in a hunting accident Saturday afternoon. The men, who were not immediately identified, had been stalking antelope near Little Creek Reservoir about 6:30 p.m. when one of the men took a shot at an animal, according to a statement from the Rich County Sheriff’s Office. The shooter didn’t see his brother kneeling or sitting near him. A bullet struck the victim in his head. He died immediately. No charges have been filed in the case, 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> 58418097@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:56:37 MDT See what military weapons your Utah police or sheriff’s office has http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403582-78/county-sheriff-utah-map.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403582-78/county-sheriff-utah-map.html.csp">See what military weapons your Utah police or sheriff’s office has</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T07:45:02.263-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 07:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Data obtained by Muckrock.com shows what surplus military weapons Utah police forces posses. The map shows which city or county police forces received weapons. Or click here for a larger view of the map. State agencies have surplus military weapons and equipment, too, according to Defense Department data provided to Muckrock.com: • The Utah Attorney General’s Office has 15 M-16s. • The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources 84 M-14s, though the agency is trying to return them to the Defense Depa...</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> 58403582@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:45:02 MDT County Republicans file complaint against sheriff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407981-90/county-sheriff-winder-bearcat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407981-90/county-sheriff-winder-bearcat.html.csp">County Republicans file complaint against sheriff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T11:33:06.897-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Republican Party asked the federal Office of Special Counsel and the county district attorney’s office on Friday to investigate alleged campaign violations by Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. Chairman Dale Ash said the party’s executive committee decided Thursday night to pursue formal complaints against the sheriff for using an armored vehicle on loan to the Unified Police Department at an October 2013 fundraising event in Grantsville. “Good,” Winder responded Friday afternoo...</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> 58407981@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:33:06 MDT GOP pondering Hatch Act complaint against sheriff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58399311-90/act-ash-com-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58399311-90/act-ash-com-county.html.csp">GOP pondering Hatch Act complaint against sheriff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:09:23.097-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Republican Party issued a news release Tuesday night calling for an official investigation into a privately owned armored SWAT vehicle on loan to the Unified Police Department being used at a 2013 fundraiser for Democratic Sheriff Jim Winder. But it hadn’t taken any action Wednesday to formally complain. County GOP Chairman Dale Ash said Wednesday afternoon he is conferring with an attorney about filing a complaint after having discussed the matter with a representative of ...</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> 58399311@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:09:23 MDT Charges expected against S. Carolina father of 5 dead children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397611-68/jones-carolina-south-hyder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397611-68/jones-carolina-south-hyder.html.csp">Charges expected against S. Carolina father of 5 dead children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAY REEVES and BRYNN ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Camden, Ala. • Authorities expect to charge a South Carolina man in connection with the deaths of his five children after he led officials to a secluded clearing in Alabama where their bodies lay wrapped in individual garbage bags. Timothy Ray Jones Jr. has been charged with child neglect and police expect to lodge additional charges against him, the Lexington County, South Carolina, Sheriff’s Department said. Jones, 32, is awaiting extradition to South Carolina from Mississippi, where he has be...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583976112014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397611@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:46:53 MDT Search for boater capsized in Flaming Gorge suspended http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389248-78/search-county-sheriff-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389248-78/search-county-sheriff-week.html.csp">Search for boater capsized in Flaming Gorge suspended</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="2014-09-08T22:30:57.588-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Efforts to recover the body of a Riverton man believed to have drowned during a Labor Day outing on Flaming Gorge Reservoir have been temporarily suspended, the Daggett County Sheriff’s Office confirmed on Monday. Charles Thomas, 69, disappeared after his small boat capsized in choppy waters on Sept. 1. Since then, county search and rescue volunteers, periodically assisted by state helicopters searchers from neighboring Wasatch and Sweetwater (Wyo.) counties as well as park rangers, have looked...</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> 58389248@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:30:57 MDT Motorcycle fatality identified as Clearfield woman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364281-78/anderson-remims-sheriff-clearfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364281-78/anderson-remims-sheriff-clearfield.html.csp">Motorcycle fatality identified as Clearfield woman</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="2014-09-02T21:19:41.908-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Weber County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday identified a woman who died in a weekend motorcycle crash on Trappers Loop as 28-year-old Jennifer Anderson of Clearfield. Sheriff’s Sgt. Lane Findlay said the 12:13 p.m. Monday accident remained under investigation, but early indications were that excessive speed was the prime factor. Anderson was northbound on the road, apparently trying to catch fellow motorcyclists, when she lost control of her Yamaha bullet bike on a corner and crashed. No othe...</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> 58364281@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:19:41 MDT Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp">Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:59:11.275-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • Six boys sent to repent with a follower of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were reunited with their parents earlier this month after Idaho dismissed their custody cases. State officials had removed the six boys and two others from the home of caretaker Nathan C. Jessop, who is expected to plead guilty to three misdemeanor counts of injury to a child. Five of the six boys who were returned to parents left state custody over the objections of 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> 58348209@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:59:11 MDT Idaho seizes boys from Utah polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317321-78/jessop-flds-pocatello-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317321-78/jessop-flds-pocatello-report.html.csp">Idaho seizes boys from Utah polygamous sect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T16:07:29.515-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • If the boy didn’t wake at 6 a.m., he wouldn’t be allowed to eat breakfast. When a sheriff’s detective asked what was usually served in the mornings, the boy didn’t know. He hadn’t been up that early in a while. The breakfast policy was just one of the rules the boy — apparently in his early teens — had to follow after running afoul of leaders of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Last month, police and child welfare agents removed th...</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> 58317321@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:07:29 MDT Duchesne sheriff identifies man who died in fall from Jeep roof http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312084-78/langley-roof-argyle-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312084-78/langley-roof-argyle-died.html.csp">Duchesne sheriff identifies man who died in fall from Jeep roof</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T20:41:47.301-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 08:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An eastern Utah man who died after falling from the roof of a moving vehicle has been identified as 24-year-old Anton Langley of Myton. The Duchesne County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Tuesday that Langley was pronounced dead on Saturday, shortly after he apparently crawled out a backseat window and onto the roof of a Jeep Cherokee being driven by Braxton Argyle, 28, of Vernal. Argyle told deputies when he saw Langley fall, about 5:30 a.m. Saturday, he stopped near the intersection of 8000 S. 299...</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> 58312084@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:41:47 MDT Prosecutor: Amish girls sexually abused after abduction http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58305068-68/amish-county-girls-howells.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58305068-68/amish-county-girls-howells.html.csp">Prosecutor: Amish girls sexually abused after abduction</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T21:45:02.1-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 09:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, N.Y. • Two young Amish sisters were sexually abused after their abduction from a roadside farm stand in northern New York, a prosecutor said Saturday. St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain’s disclosure came hours after the county’s sheriff said the couple charged in the kidnapping were prowling for easy targets and may have planned to abduct other children. Stephen Howells Jr. and Nicole Vaisey, both of Hermon, were arrested and arraigned Friday on charges they abducted the 7-y...</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> 58305068@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 21:45:02 MDT Sanpete County farmer fatally crushed by tractor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284965-78/accident-sanpete-sheriff-tractor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284965-78/accident-sanpete-sheriff-tractor.html.csp">Sanpete County farmer fatally crushed by tractor</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="2014-08-11T21:26:06.544-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Sanpete County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Monday that a Mayfield man had died in a weekend farming accident. Kent Sorensen, age unreleased, was baling hay on his farm early Sunday morning when his tractor rolled over him, according to a brief statement. The accident was under investigation and no further information was immediately available, a sheriff’s dispatcher 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> 58284965@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:26:06 MDT Letter: Injured dog deserved sheriff’s help http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58271962-82/woman-child-dog-injured.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58271962-82/woman-child-dog-injured.html.csp">Letter: Injured dog deserved sheriff’s help</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T17:20:59.766-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 05:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I read and re-read the story about the woman left to make it down Mount Timpanogos on her own. The woman had an adopted child (dog) that was injured, and the Utah County Sheriff said they could not waste the time or effort to help the woman and her child down the mountain. She was on her own. People adopt animals to help and love, as they would a child. Kenneth Norman Salt Lake City</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> 58271962@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:20:59 MDT Dog recovering from bout with Utah mountain goat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58258608-78/amp-mountain-dog-cannon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58258608-78/amp-mountain-dog-cannon.html.csp">Dog recovering from bout with Utah mountain goat</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="2014-08-04T21:18:23.142-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A weekend encounter with a mountain goat near Utah County’s rugged Roberts Horn area gave a female hiker a fright and left her dog bruised and battered. Utah County sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said Monday that the woman reported she was able to coax her 55-pound dog down the trail off a stormy Mount Timpanogos on Sunday night. “She took her dog to the veterinarian,” Cannon said, “and we’ve heard it’s going to be OK.” A relative of the 26-year-old woman, calling on her behalf from Reno, Nev.,...</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> 58258608@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:18:23 MDT Woman who shot boyfriend to death has not been arrested http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247697-78/woman-office-police-release.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247697-78/woman-office-police-release.html.csp">Woman who shot boyfriend to death has not been arrested</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T22:58:08.895-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman who shot her boyfriend to death during a domestic dispute has not been arrested but is keeping police apprised of her whereabouts, the Uintah County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday in a news release. Just before midnight Tuesday, gunfire was reported at an address just north of Vernal, near 2600 North 500 East, according to Undersheriff John E. Laursen. Deputies arrived at a house where they found Curtis Dale Hardinger, 34, of Vernal, with a gunshot wound in his chest. He was rushed...</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> 58247697@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:58:08 MDT Police arrest one, seek another suspect in Utah roofing scam http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243928-78/office-sheriff-money-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243928-78/office-sheriff-money-county.html.csp">Police arrest one, seek another suspect in Utah roofing scam</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T20:39:02.291-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police have arrested a 46-year-old woman they say was involved in a series of scams in Weber County, but her male accomplice remains at large. The two are suspected of operating an illegal roofing company, bilking homeowners of money for nonexistent or unfinished re-roofing work, according to a release from the Weber County Sheriff’s Office. In five reported cases, the man quoted a low price for the job before requesting money in advance to cover the cost of materials, the sheriff’s office 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> 58243928@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:39:02 MDT Millard County deputies shoot man who rammed several cruisers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58242069-78/county-sheriff-finlinson-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58242069-78/county-sheriff-finlinson-office.html.csp">Millard County deputies shoot man who rammed several cruisers</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="2014-07-30T21:36:40.179-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Highway Patrol and Utah County investigators are looking into the late Tuesday night shooting and wounding of a fugitive by Millard County sheriff’s deputies. A statement Wednesday from Millard County Sheriff Robert Dekker’s office said the incident began about 7 p.m. Tuesday when deputies, accompanied by a Utah Adult Probation and Parole agent, tried to pull over a pickup truck driven by 42-year-old George Finlinson. Finlinson’s family and mental health workers reportedly had requested th...</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> 58242069@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:36:40 MDT