Andrew Esquer, 32, will serve a minimum of 16 years to life for the murder charge and a concurrent sentence of one to 15 years for an obstruction of justice charge.
A Utah man was sentenced to life in prison without parole Wednesday morning for kidnapping and murdering a Utah Transit Authority worker, according to the Salt Lake Tribune. and KSL.
After 11 days of testimony and one 10-hour day of closing arguments, Tisha Morley’s fate is in the hands of the men and women of the jury.
After four and a half hours of deliberation Tuesday, a jury found a Roy home day care provider guilty of child abuse homicide.
But Utahns who plan law-abiding cannabis excursions to Nevada should consider the potential consequences they might face when they return to the Beehive State, local employers and police say.
Nicolas Sanchez, Roy police shooting victim, was remembered at a rally in front of the Roy police headquarters.
The plaintiff claims a punch in the face required multiple brain surgeries and caused permanent brain damage.
This weekly listing of new and ongoing court cases details incidents in Weber and Davis counties between May 3 and May 12.
The Utah Office for Victims of Crime has approved an award to help cover counseling expenses for a 5-year-old boy who police say was choked at a Riverdale day care center last fall.
The injury that led to 8-month-old Lincoln Penland’s death most likely occurred during the hours he was at Tisha Morley’s Roy day care, a Minnesota-based forensic pathologist testified Thursday in 2nd District Court. But she disagreed with previous testimony about the cause of his death.