Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 6:50 pm MDT
Divers recovered the body of a Duchesne County man Thursday from a track hoe that overturned in the Green River east of Pelican Lake in Uintah County.
Published: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 9:05 pm MDT
The Utah County Attorney's Office has determined that Roosevelt Police Lt. Pete Butcher was legally justified in shooting Kevin Vance Norton during a May 3 standoff. Norton died from a shotgun wound to the back...
Published: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 8:53 pm MDT
Police say they've tracked down the partially clothed man who was caught on camera entering a Roosevelt family's backyard in the middle of the night and releasing their dog from its kennel.
Published: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 5:01 pm MDT
A couple is offering a $500 reward for anyone who can help police identify a partially-dressed man who they believe has taken an unhealthy interest in their dog.
Published: Thursday, June 25, 2015 4:59 pm MDT
In a blistering ruling, a judge has suppressed all statements made to police by a former nurse accused of sexually abusing a patient after finding evidence of misconduct by the Roosevelt police detective who in...
Published: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 4:59 pm MDT
The Duchesne County Sheriff's Office is hoping to return thousands of dollars in stolen tools to their rightful owners after recovering the items over the weekend during a joint investigation with police in Was...
Published: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 10:37 am MDT
A Price man has pleaded guilty to running over a man on a bicycle with his sport-utility vehicle, according to court records.
Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 6:49 pm MDT
Federal agents say they have determined that an apparent drive-by shooting that killed a man on the Uintah-Ouray Indian Reservation earlier this month was actually an accident.
Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 4:54 pm MDT
A Price man was sentenced to prison Tuesday in seven cases, including a case filed by Carbon County prosecutors following the death of the man's cousin in a July 2014 house fire.
Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 3:21 pm MDT
The leadership of the Ute Indian Tribe announced Tuesday it will seek to join a federal lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management over the agency's new rule on hydraulic fracturing.