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A Montgomery County jury found Christopher Matthew Walrond, 34, guilty of rape and sodomy in a rape case in Christiansburg that happened in March 2011. The jury recommended a sentence of 16 years, 8 years on each charge. Earlier this month, Walrond...
Anchor/ReporterPolice say they’ve solved a cold case in Christiansburg. In March, a woman was raped in her apartment and there were no hits on DNA evidence. Then in October, this man Christopher Walrond was charged with fourteen counts of being a peeping Tom....
ReporterIt could solve one of the highest profile murders in our area, it's already helped to find one serial killer. It's called familial DNA testing and Virginia could start using it by the end of the year. Each time DNA evidence is collected at crime...
Tags: Chemical Industry, Human Body, Colorado, DNA, Crimes
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in a five year old breaking and entering case. Deputies arrested 29-year-old Timothy Brad Puryear in connection with the breaking and entering of Edmondson's Cleaners in South Boston back in April...
The Baltimore SunA divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that police in Maryland and elsewhere can continue the warrantless collection of DNA from people arrested — but not convicted — of serious crimes. The 5-4 decision upheld a state law that allows...
Tags: FBI, Law Enforcement, Crimes, Justice System, Judges
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Aspiring young crime scene investigators can learn the tools of the trade at West Virginia University's Forensic Science Day Camp this summer. It's open to middle and high school students. The June 10-14 camp is for...
ManchesterDr. Henry C. Lee, one of the world's foremost forensic scientists, will address the graduates at Manchester Community College's 49th commencement ceremony, to be held Thursday, May 30, at 5:30 p.m. Dr. Lee's work has made him a landmark in modern-day...
South Bend TribuneMark Howie, of South Bend, recently had to make a decision about what to do for dinner. His wife, Molly, had a nephew’s ballgame to attend. He had to fly solo through cuisine-land. So he went to CVS, 51467 U.S. 31 North, to pick up a frozen pizza...
When Howard County authorities said they found the badly decomposed remains of Christine Jarrett beneath a shed in her own backyard, they moved swiftly to charge her husband — long a suspect — with the murder. That discovery — two...
FactFinder 12 InvestigatorsA Sedgwick County employee is accused of stealing items from a dead body. FactFinder 12 has learned authorities are close to presenting the case to the District Attorney for charges. We know the employee works at the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic...
Tags: Science and Technology, Theft, Trials
KWCH 12 Eyewitness NewsAn investigation into a coroner's office employee could affect criminal cases in Sedgwick County. Depending on the circumstances, stealing from a body might be considered tampering with evidence. But to a defense attorney, lying is the bigger issue....
Tags: Science and Technology, Theft, Science, Lawyers, Justice System
Staff Writer, Copy EditorHOLTVILLE – Blamed for everything from high rates of unemployment to crime, illegal immigration has increasingly been a concern for the public as well as public officials. Yet it isn’t exclusively an American or Mexican problem. “To...
Tags: Human Rights, Politics, Christianity, Washington, DC, Culture
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