LOGAN — On Monday, sentencing was delayed for an indeterminate amount of time for a defendant in multiple sexual abuse cases. Instead, Judge Mitchell Brown of the 6th district of Idaho will reimpose judgement on Aaron Robison in a related case on Friday.

Maowei Hu first met her former landlords at their restaurant in the Cache Valley Mall shortly after she arrived in Logan to begin studying at Utah State University last August. She was hungry after a long day of travel, so the couple gave her a free meal.

The September trial date for a local naturopathic physician charged with child sex abuse was postponed this week because his trial date conflicts with an unrelated federal case in Salt Lake City.

Attorneys say they are ready to proceed in the upcoming jury trial for Jamaal Anthony Evans, a former Utah State University student accused of raping a young woman he met at a party during the summer of 2018.

HOUSTON — A man traveled from Cache Valley to suburban Houston in 2014 and stalked his ex-wife’s family for two days before killing six of them as part of a plan to harm anyone who had helped his former spouse, a Texas prosecutor said Monday.

Erick Durrant of Cove, 19, pleaded guilty in 1st District Court to unlawful sexual activity with a minor, a third-degree felony. He was scheduled for sentencing this week, but his attorney did not receive a copy of the pre-sentence report in a timely manner. Sentencing has been continued to …

PRESTON, Idaho — Marlin McQueen, 35, Preston, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in district court Thursday before Judge Mitchell Brown. The new charge comes with a minimum sentence of 10 years prison but may be as high as a life sentence, Judge Brown told McQueen.

A woman suspected of shoplifting and then leading police on a high-speed chase through Sardine Canyon a week ago was arrested Wednesday and is in custody in a Salt Lake County jail.

A 19-year-old Logan man pleaded guilty in 1st District Court to taking “indecent liberties” with an 11-year-old girl and to taking sexually explicit photos in her presence and sharing them on an image-sharing website where they were viewed as far away as Australia.

A Farr West man was ordered to serve 60 days in the Cache County Jail for attempting to solicit sexual activity from a minor and then providing a fake document in an attempt to prove his innocence.

SALT LAKE CITY — Local businessman Lonnie Nyman was sent to prison Monday morning after he tried and failed to convince a 3rd District Court judge that he takes full responsibility for enticing a minor into sexual activity and later writing bad checks in an attempt to get out of jail.

A Logan teen who fatally shoved an elderly man to the ground in April because he believed his sister had been sexually assaulted by him was recently ordered to serve 30 days in juvenile detention.

Juan Caleb Schallenberger of Illinois, 21, has been charged in 1st District Court with four counts of sexual abuse of a child, a second-degree felony, and voyeurism, a class A misdemeanor. Schallenberger is accused of inappropriately touching a minor under the age of 13 while she was sleepin…

Providence officials say a city employee facing criminal allegations of child abuse is innocent until proven guilty and will continue to head the city’s recreation department.

A 52-year-old Logan man charged in connection with two Weber County bank robberies reportedly told authorities he learned how to rob a bank while serving time in a federal prison.

• Crisoforo Najera of Salt Lake City, 28, pleaded guilty to attempted unlawful sexual activity with a minor, a class A misdemeanor, and lewdness, a class B misdemeanor. According to records filed in 1st District Court, Utah Highway Patrol troopers patrolling in Sardine Canyon stopped to chec…

A Logan man appeared in 1st District Court this week where he pleaded guilty to removing a baby girl's diaper and touching her while watching child pornography.

A Hyrum man who was reportedly under the influence of drugs last year when he allegedly illegally entered a home in Wellsville and met the business end of the owner’s gun has been through drug treatment and was scheduled to enter a plea in 1st District Court Tuesday morning but asked for a j…

Logan Police received multiple tips that led to the arrest of a Logan man who allegedly viewed more than 300 explicit images of babies, toddlers and prepubescent children.

An Ogden man who came racing into Cache Valley in a stolen vehicle two weeks ago pleaded guilty in 1st District Court on Monday to theft by receiving stolen property and felony evading, both third-degree felony offenses.

If celebratory fireworks in July are a Utah tradition, so are hot, dry summers that feel more like a blazing furnace stuck in the on position. As a result, fire officials are saying it is time to put some safety restrictions in place.

A 20-year-old North Logan man allegedly used Snapchat to lure a 13-year-old girl to his apartment where he forced her inside and raped her, police said in a probable cause statement.

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