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By Michael Roberts in arson
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Lewin and her boyfriend went to the home of strangers after a hippie concert -- and one person's attempt to show off fire-twirling skills went wrong. But it justify trying to burn down the house? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in drugs
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: As many as eight people fled the scene after the blast, but Cordova and two pals were two badly burned to get away. Afterward, she portrayed herself as a bystander, but other evidence contradicted her. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Monday, August 18, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Conley was kicked out of a church that had suffered a double murder years earlier for terror-related comments. Then she met a man online who claimed to be a jihadist -- and she allegedly wanted to find a way to help. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Douchebags
Monday, August 18, 2014 at 4:52 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Strouse was pulled over and when a cop asked for his license, he took over, leading a merry chase that ended up with multiple cruisers getting bashed -- and a pursing officer he nearly ran down opening fire. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Sex crimes, homicide
Friday, August 15, 2014 at 6:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: We previously told you about Vanwinkle's arrest. Now, however, we've got the shocking details of his bloody acts and how the teen managed to escape with her life after his second sex assault. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Sex crimes
Friday, August 15, 2014 at 4:54 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Cleary worked at an airport in a highly technical position that left him so bored he began to explore the sickening side of the Internet. When the cops came to bust him, they found children's toys everywhere. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in homicide
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 5:59 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: First reports said that Guzman stabbed her mother 79 times, but that was barely half the total. Her paranoid schizophrenia had her convinced that her mom was evil. Did a judge buy this explanation? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The attorney's represented numerous people busted for this crime and says they never endangered anyone's health but were treated like dangerous felons. How does she support her argument? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Sex crimes
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: An elderly woman was raped and beaten in 1994. Nearly twenty years later, a DNA match led to Shores after he'd been accused of what may have been an easy more shocking sex crime. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in homicide
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Prosecutors say victims contacted them after receiving the letters, which they saw as stealth efforts to get them to fight a death penalty bid against the Aurora theater shooter. Read the letters here. Westword has the story.