TESTIFIED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TESTIFIED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 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 Detroit CFO says higher taxes wouldn’t help city http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377882-79/detroit-percent-bankruptcy-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377882-79/detroit-percent-bankruptcy-billion.html.csp">Detroit CFO says higher taxes wouldn’t help city</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ED WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:19:30.498-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • City residents are “highly taxed” and imposing even higher taxes wouldn’t be a good way to lift Detroit out of bankruptcy, the city’s chief financial officer testified Friday. John Hill, recruited last fall from Washington, D.C., wrapped up his testimony at a trial that will determine whether Detroit emerges from the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history. The trial in front of Judge Steven Rhodes began Tuesday and will last for weeks. Detroit’s plan includes cutting $12 billion in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583778822014-09-05T16:19:30.498-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T16:19:30.498-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377882@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:19:30 MDT Ogden man ordered to trial in storage shed murder case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58338506-78/mills-boehme-police-mackley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58338506-78/mills-boehme-police-mackley.html.csp">Ogden man ordered to trial in storage shed murder case</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="2014-08-26T21:37:12.735-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Shawn Gerrald Boehme and Elgie Ray Mills Jr. entered an Ogden storage shed together on May 28, according to video surveillance footage. But only one man left. “Elgie Mills is never seen leaving the shop alive,” Deputy Weber County Attorney Teral Tree said Tuesday afternoon during a preliminary hearing in 2nd District Court. Police, called the next day, found Mills, 43, shot to death. Arrested a week later in Layton, Boehme, 45, allegedly admitted to police that he fired a gun three time...</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> 58338506@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:37:12 MDT Utah woman sentenced to prison in death of baby sitter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318999-78/millerberg-dea-alexis-eric.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318999-78/millerberg-dea-alexis-eric.html.csp">Utah woman sentenced to prison in death of baby sitter</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="2014-08-21T21:24:37.246-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 09:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Nearly three years after she helped hide the body of her teenage baby sitter, Dea Millerberg stood before the girl’s mother in court and apologized. “I just want to say that I am appalled and disgusted by what I’ve done,” a weeping Millerberg said Thursday. “I’ve hurt your family in a way I can’t fix. … I hope one day, you’ll be able to forgive me.” Though Millerberg was remorseful for her role after Alexis Rasmussen, 16, died of an apparent drug overdose in September 2011, and had coope...</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> 58318999@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:24:37 MDT Teen sons testify against dad in Utah murder trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322104-78/scott-tracy-testified-dad.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322104-78/scott-tracy-testified-dad.html.csp">Teen sons testify against dad in Utah murder trial</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="2014-08-22T16:21:33.025-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Two teenage boys took the witness stand Thursday to testify against their father, who is on trial for killing their mother a year-and-a-half ago at their Salem home. Tracy A. Scott, 48, is charged in 4th District Court with first-degree felony murder for fatally shooting 45-year-old Teresa Scott on March 23, 2013. Both boys testified their parents had a rocky relationship. Both said they feared their mother was dead when they heard from a neighbor there had been a shooting. And both sa...</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> 58322104@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:21:33 MDT Man ordered to stand trial in Utah stabbing death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317138-78/ramos-gonzalez-car-testified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317138-78/ramos-gonzalez-car-testified.html.csp">Man ordered to stand trial in Utah stabbing death</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="2014-08-20T22:44:54.181-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who was pulled out of his car and stabbed to death in downtown Salt Lake City in April was a veteran, a father and a husband. When his wife was asked Wednesday how friends would describe him, she used one word: “peaceful.” Moments after the woman finished testifying, Harlin Argelio Ramos was ordered to stand trial for bringing a violent end to the life of Joaquin Gonzalez, 33, near 500 West and 100 South. Gonzalez, who was stationed for years at Hill Air Force Base, was stabbed several 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> 58317138@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:44:54 MDT Marriage was ‘good and bad,’ testifies Utah man accused of killing wife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317141-78/scott-tracy-testified-wife.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317141-78/scott-tracy-testified-wife.html.csp">Marriage was ‘good and bad,’ testifies 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="2014-08-22T16:22:14.355-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Between sobs, Tracy A. Scott told a jury Wednesday about how he stood in front of his wife one March night, raised a gun, and shot and killed her. “I snapped,” Scott testified during the second day of his murder trial. “I just seen red. I went storming in [to the bedroom], she’s laying on the bed, and she’s got her cellphone [camera] pointed at me.” Scott testified that he reached down, grabbed a gun off the floor and cocked it. “Then I’m standing there, with the gun in my hand, pointed ...</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> 58317141@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:22:14 MDT