Her Murder Led to Serial Killer 1
Fugitive Kidnapper Kills Himself 2
Unlikely Manhunt Leads to Tragedy 3
By Michael Roberts in homicide, serial killers
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Hardy was pregnant when she she was strangled at a motel. When cops collared Vann, he admitted to killing Hardy and many more women. There are six bodies so far, and cops fear that's only the beginning. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in drugs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 4:56 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Hetke's teen daughter found dad's stash and chowed down, and her behavior at school prompted a trip to the hospital. No surprise that Hetke was bused, but was was his son taken into custody, too? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in homicide
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Burtts was brutally beaten last year, but he didn't die of his wounds until April -- and even more months passed before local investigators went public about finding the people responsible for ending his life. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Feds have been told to back off pot prosecutions in Colorado, so they're moving their focus to the fake kind. The poster boy for this effort is Leaming, whose store received a fine that set new standards. How big was it? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in fugitives, kidnapping
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Williams swore he was innocent of tasing the woman and trying to drag her away. But as the jury was on the cusp of delivering a guilty verdict, he split from the courtroom, then delivered the final verdict on himself. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in bizarre
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Heene pleaded guilty to false reporting after America learned his son didn't float away in a flying-saucer-shaped balloon -- but he swears he committed no crime. Where's Balloon Boy and the rest of his family now? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Bizarre Crimes
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Furber was raising funds online for treatment of a rare disorder she said afflicted her. But her life spiraled out of control after a cop confrontation she escalated with gunshots. How did she meet her fate? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in drugs
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Drivers from Washington state are now being pulled over for minor infractions in other states as a pretext to searches for marijuana. But one Idaho troopers's reason why sets a new weirdness standard. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in homicide
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Last week, we told you about the brutal murder of Kathleen Stetzel. Turns out her son Daniel had slipped away from a halfway house. By the time a search began, weeks later, she was already dead. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Felonious stupidity
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Homeless camper Johnson responded to being rousted from his site by claiming to have a gun. In response, a highway was shutdown prior to a huge concert and law enforcers flooded the area. What did they find? Westword has the story.