Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
Published: Friday, October 2, 2015 4:52 pm MDT
A Louisiana couple pleaded guilty Friday in a Utah embezzlement case and paid full restitution to the pair of Carbon County companies they victimized, according to prosecutors.
Published: Thursday, October 1, 2015 5:23 pm MDT
An elderly Vernal man who has recently been told to stay away from schools in Uintah County due to his unusual behavior has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged sexual abuse of a woman with ...
Published: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 6:03 pm MDT
A Roosevelt girl had to undergo surgery Monday after being mauled by a pit bull while walking to school with her cousin, according to animal control officials and the girl's family.
Published: Thursday, September 24, 2015 5:00 pm MDT
Christina Lundblad, a former teacher at Discovery Elementary School in Vernal, is accused of telling people she had cancer and accepting more than $7,000 in donations. Police say they can't find any evidence Lu...
Published: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:43 pm MDT
Authorities have released the name of a Duchesne County Jail inmate who apparently died by suicide Tuesday.
Published: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 4:35 pm MDT
An inmate died Tuesday in the Duchesne County Jail as the result of an apparent suicide, according to the Duchesne County Sheriff's Office.
Published: Friday, September 18, 2015 9:28 am MDT
A Uintah County man who beat his mother's puppy with a baseball bat, according to court records, has entered a no contest plea to a misdemeanor count of aggravated animal cruelty.
Published: Thursday, September 17, 2015 5:24 pm MDT
Two Taylorsville High School students have been honored by the Taylorsville City Council and the police department for turning in a wallet filled with cash and credit cards.
Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 7:09 pm MDT
A Roosevelt man was arrested Tuesday after police say he threw bricks through the windows of a parked SUV, fired shots into the vehicle and then threatened to kill himself, prompting a four-hour standoff with o...
Published: Friday, September 11, 2015 4:09 pm MDT
Investigators say they have arrested the man and woman who led a Vernal police officer on a brief chase early Wednesday morning before the man opened fire on the officer.