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Live Coverage of the Joshua Lookingbill Homicide Trial

A stabbing victim, his girlfriend and her ex-boyfriend were involved in a love triangle that ended when one man stabbed the other early Jan. 31, 2013 in York, according to police. Joshua Justin Lookingbill, 25, of the 700 block of … Continue reading

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Woodard formally sentenced to death

York County Judge Michael Bortner formally sentenced Aric Shayne Woodard to death Wednesday, Dec. 18, for the beating death of 2-year-old Jaques Omari Twinn. A jury convicted Woodard, 40, of York, of first-degree murder in October. Jaques died on Nov. … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Affirms New Trial in 2005 Murder Case

It appears Ian C. Brenner will be returning to York County for a re-trial of his 2005 murder case. Brenner, now 32, was convicted in 2006 of shooting and killing Anna Witter, 46, an innocent bystander, as he tried to … Continue reading

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Live Coverage of the Jaquez Brown Murder Trial

UPDATE: Jaquez Brown was convicted of first-degree murder for the July 20, 2011 shooting death of Anthony Sharkus Wasilewski. He is scheduled for sentencing on Jan. 27, 2014. CLARIFICATION: Although police and court documents list Brown’s first name as Jacquez, … Continue reading

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Jury selection underway in capital murder case of Aric Woodard

UPDATE: A jury of five women and seven men, along with four alternates, have been selected for the Aric Woodard capital murder trial, which begins Monday in the York County Judicial Center. Facing the death penalty if convicted of first-degree … Continue reading

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Pa. Superior Court affirms Hummert murder conviction

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has affirmed the latest conviction of Brian David Hummert for the 2004 murder of his wife. In the years after Charlene Hummert’s body was found crammed into the back of her Land Rover in a grocery … Continue reading

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Sebastian Olmeda convicted of murder

Update: Sebastian Olmeda has been convicted of first-degree murder. He will be sentenced to life without parole on Nov. 18. Previously reported: A man accused of homicide and attempted homicide in two separate shootings is going to trial first for … Continue reading

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Live Coverage Of The Antonio JOHNSON murder trial

Antonio Johnson is accused of shooting and killing Rudolph Mendoza IV while they were ambushing rivals on Sept. 18, 2011. Mendoza was shot in the neck when he got between their targets and Johnson’s gun.

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Brackbill arraigned on murder charges

 Bryan Wayne “Big Country” Brackbill Jr. was formally arraigned on Tuesday, Aug. 27, for the murder of Sandra Mulder.   Mulder’s decomposing body was found June 2 by family and friends, her legs and hands bound by pink … Continue reading

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Fistfight lands dad back in jail

Charged with involuntary manslaughter for the November 2011 death of his 2-month-old son, Eric John Clapper is back in York County Prison. Clapper, 33, had been released from custody under supervision in April after the district attorney’s office replaced first- … Continue reading

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