VICTIM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VICTIM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah man taken for $43,000 in fraudulent business scheme, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233176-78/police-fire-martinez-orem.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233176-78/police-fire-martinez-orem.html.csp">Utah man taken for $43,000 in fraudulent business scheme, police say</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="2014-07-28T16:16:03.726-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ignoring the Great Commandment to love thy neighbor as thyself, a Lindon man was arrested Friday on suspicion of defrauding his neighbor instead. The victim of the alleged fraud told Orem police his neighbor had bilked him out of $43,000 over a three-year period to purportedly start a business that sold “a fire suppression system,” Orem police said in a press release. The product, said Orem police Lt. Craig Martinez, would detect when a house was on fire and suck up water from the homeowner’s sw...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58233176@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:16:03 MDT Rape trauma: Why cops may think victims are lying http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58142434-90/campbell-cases-lake-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58142434-90/campbell-cases-lake-police.html.csp">Rape trauma: Why cops may think victims are lying</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T16:08:46.528-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frustrated by a lack of rape prosecutions, West Valley police Detective Justin Boardman is developing a new way to investigate sexual assaults based on recent research surrounding the neurobiology of trauma. Important to a successful investigation is understanding the impact of trauma on a rape victim, Boardman says, pointing to studies by a Michigan State University researcher. They explain why a victim’s story could be inconsistent and even incoherent — and why, after undergoing an invasive ex...</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> 58142434@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:08:46 MDT Alleged sex abuse victim: Martin MacNeill thought she was his dead wife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142077-78/macneill-martin-woman-testified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142077-78/macneill-martin-woman-testified.html.csp">Alleged sex abuse victim: Martin MacNeill thought she was his dead 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="2014-07-03T10:01:21.436-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • After Martin MacNeill put his hands down her pants, the woman testified on Wednesday, the former doctor told her he was sorry — he had thought she was his recently deceased wife. The soft-spoken woman testified during Martin MacNeill’s sex abuse trial that she was at the MacNeill home on May 23, 2007 — just over a month after Michele MacNeill had died. She was cleaning out the deceased woman’s closet, while Martin MacNeill watched television on a couch in his master bedroom. When she g...</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> 58142077@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:01:21 MDT Shooting victim’s Wal-Mart stop prompts investigation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58130340-78/hoyal-police-mart-unified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58130340-78/hoyal-police-mart-unified.html.csp">Shooting victim’s Wal-Mart stop prompts 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="2014-06-30T09:41:33.924-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 09:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police say that a man went to Wal-Mart for first-aid supplies after he had been shot. About 4:30 a.m. Sunday, a Wal-Mart employee noticed the wounded man and his friends buying the supplies and called the police, said Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal. An officer found the men near 3500 W. 5700 South in Taylorsville, and found out from the victim that he had been shot after a party near Jordan Canal Road, Hoyal said. The man was walking down the street when several males pulled up in a 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> 58130340@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 09:41:33 MDT Utah man sentenced to jail for seat-saving assault at a Mormon church http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112903-78/dodge-according-assault-church.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58112903-78/dodge-according-assault-church.html.csp">Utah man sentenced to jail for seat-saving assault at a Mormon church</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="2014-06-25T20:57:23.414-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 08:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • A Plain City man accused of beating a fellow churchgoer last year at a Mormon baby blessing and mission farewell was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail. Wayne Dodge, 52, pleaded guilty last month in Ogden’s 2nd District Court to one count of class B misdemeanor assault. One charge of felony aggravated assault was dismissed, according to court records Judge W. Brent West ordered Dodge to complete an anger management class as part of a 12-month probation. The judge also ordered Dodge ...</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> 58112903@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:57:23 MDT Rainbow Family gathering marred by stabbing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58104307-78/garcia-novak-forest-victim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58104307-78/garcia-novak-forest-victim.html.csp">Rainbow Family gathering marred by stabbing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T08:44:09.572-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 08:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An early Monday morning stabbing marred the “peace and love” theme of the Rainbow Family gathering in the Uinta National Forest. Leilani Novak-Garcia, known among the eclectic group as “Hitler,” was arrested Monday night on suspicion of attempted murder. Novak-Garcia, 32, had been honking her car horn for about a half hour when the victim approached her about 1 a.m. at a Wasatch County campsite where hundreds have gathered, according to charges. The victim, a 45-year-old man, asked Novak-Garc...</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> 58104307@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:44:09 MDT Man shot in buttocks during fight over girl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58105186-78/fight-buttocks-police-shot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58105186-78/fight-buttocks-police-shot.html.csp">Man shot in buttocks during fight over girl</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T17:04:41.876-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 05:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was shot in the buttocks early Saturday morning during a fight over a girl, Salt Lake City police reported Monday. The victim arrived at a home near 650 S. Redwood Road at about 3 a.m. to pick up his girlfriend, who was partying with other men, when a fight began, police reported. One of the participants in the fight fired a round from a handgun, after which the suspect and others fled the scene. The victim was taken to a hospital, where it was discovered he had been shot in the buttocks. ...</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> 58105186@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:04:41 MDT Salt Lake City cops seek suspect in brutal attack on woman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58054755-78/shropshire-allegedly-court-drove.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58054755-78/shropshire-allegedly-court-drove.html.csp">Salt Lake City cops seek suspect in brutal attack on 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="2014-06-11T12:48:30.797-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 12:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police are asking the public’s help in locating a man suspected of subjecting his girlfriend to a brutal, night-long ordeal of beatings and strangulation. On May 8, Antonio Rafael Shropshire, 32, allegedly drove the victim — the mother of his child — to a parking lot and punched her repeatedly in the face, slammed her head into and broke the windshield, cut off her hair with scissors and then strangled her unconscious with a cellphone charging cord. According to 3rd District Court...</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> 58054755@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:48:30 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 Friends: Cottonwood Heights teen shot, killed was ‘sweetheart’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58031263-78/victim-police-brighton-cottonwood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58031263-78/victim-police-brighton-cottonwood.html.csp">Friends: Cottonwood Heights teen shot, killed was ‘sweetheart’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T21:19:59.351-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 17-year-old Cottonwood Heights boy is dead after being shot in the head by another teen who apparently thought the stolen handgun he was showing off was unloaded. Cottonwood Heights police said the victim and other teens were celebrating the end of the school year when the shooting occurred at a home near 6800 South and Pine Rock Drive (3030 East), about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. In all, five teens, three boys and two girls believed to be students at Brighton High School, were attending the downs...</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> 58031263@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 21:19:59 MDT