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January 27, 1989
Three members of a polygamist clan were sentenced to prison terms of up to 15 years for the slaying of a law officer during a 13-day standoff at their Utah farm last year. The penalties will be served after they complete federal prison terms for taking part in the bombing of a Mormon chapel.
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March 20, 2010 | By Nicholas Riccardi
Before the shooting, David Serbeck and Reginald Campos were pillars of their community, living at opposite ends of an unfinished development here at the edge of Salt Lake City's sprawl. Serbeck, a genial 37-year-old father of two and former Army sniper, welcomed new arrivals to the neighborhood by offering to help install their sprinkler systems or work on their yards. Campos, a 43-year-old CPA and father of four, tried to forge a community in his neighborhood by warning new residents about a spate of mailbox thefts and lobbying authorities to investigate the incidents.
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April 16, 1999 | JULIE CART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 70-year-old man police say was mentally ill opened fire inside the Mormon Church's Family History Library here Thursday morning, killing two people and wounding four others. Minutes later, as a SWAT team stormed the building, police killed the man, who had barricaded himself in an office.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 1999 | MICHAEL LUO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Pam Drake left her second-floor desk at the Mormon Church's family history library in Salt Lake City and walked down the spiral staircase into a nightmare. The 36-year-old Anaheim woman barely stepped up to the information desk about 10:30 Thursday morning when a man with a handgun calmly walked in the front entrance and started methodically shooting people.
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June 5, 1998 | From Associated Press
A lawman was shot in southeastern Utah on Thursday, and hundreds of police officers combed the area looking for three men accused of killing one officer and wounding two others in a Colorado shootout. San Juan County Deputy Kelly Bradford, who was in critical condition, was responding to a report from a man who said a camouflage-clad gunman had fired at him while he was having lunch along a riverbank.
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January 3, 1999 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A Thousand Oaks man drove 12 hours from his home to a Utah town with a recently purchased handgun and wounded his estranged wife and her male friend before killing himself, police said. Gary Atherton broke into his wife's four-plex apartment about 1:35 a.m. Friday, shot her once in the upper left shoulder and then shot Gilbert McKinley at least twice, said Roy police Lt. Greg Whinham. Atherton, 42, then pointed the gun at his own head and pulled the trigger, killing himself.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 22, 1991 | LESLIE EARNEST, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A Newport Beach man remains hospitalized in Salt Lake City after being shot in the face while standing in front of a Marriott hotel with his girlfriend and his 6-year-old son. Steven Matthews, who described the shooting Thursday from his hospital bed, said he was waiting with friends and family members for a parking attendant on Sunday evening when a man approached and pulled an object from a bag. "I thought, 'That looks like a gun,' " said Matthews, 26. "I said, 'This has got to be a joke.'
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 1999 | MICHAEL LUO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Pam Drake left her second-floor desk at the Mormon Church's family history library in Salt Lake City and walked down the spiral staircase into a nightmare. The 36-year-old Anaheim woman barely stepped up to the information desk about 10:30 Thursday morning when a man with a handgun calmly walked in the front entrance and started methodically shooting people.
NEWS
July 9, 1993 | From Associated Press
A university student accused of harassing a fellow student and his wife opened fire with a handgun during his grievance hearing Thursday, wounding three people before a police officer shot him dead. The hearing in the Weber State University student union building was ending when Mark Duong stood up and opened fire, said Weber County Sheriff Craig Dearden. The student who brought the grievance was grazed in the head, a university lawyer was wounded in the arm and campus police Sgt.
SPORTS
February 16, 1991
University of Utah basketball player Paul Afeaki was under police protection in Salt Lake City Friday while detectives searched for a man who allegedly shot him in the left shoulder after a traffic confrontation. Afeaki, 22, a 6-foot-10 reserve center, was treated at the school's Health Sciences Center late Thursday for what spokesman John Dwan described as a superficial wound to the left shoulder.
NEWS
April 16, 1999 | JULIE CART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 70-year-old man police say was mentally ill opened fire inside the Mormon Church's Family History Library here Thursday morning, killing two people and wounding four others. Minutes later, as a SWAT team stormed the building, police killed the man, who had barricaded himself in an office.
NEWS
January 3, 1999 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A Thousand Oaks man drove 12 hours from his home to a Utah town with a recently purchased handgun and wounded his estranged wife and her male friend before killing himself, police said. Gary Atherton broke into his wife's four-plex apartment about 1:35 a.m. Friday, shot her once in the upper left shoulder and then shot Gilbert McKinley at least twice, said Roy police Lt. Greg Whinham. Atherton, 42, then pointed the gun at his own head and pulled the trigger, killing himself.
NEWS
June 5, 1998 | From Associated Press
A lawman was shot in southeastern Utah on Thursday, and hundreds of police officers combed the area looking for three men accused of killing one officer and wounding two others in a Colorado shootout. San Juan County Deputy Kelly Bradford, who was in critical condition, was responding to a report from a man who said a camouflage-clad gunman had fired at him while he was having lunch along a riverbank.
SPORTS
July 20, 1997 | From Associated Press
Janice Braxton scored 19 points as the Cleveland Rockers routed the Utah Starzz, 95-68, Saturday night at Cleveland, extending Utah's road losing streak to five games. Eva Nemcova had 15 points, Isabelle Fijalkowski and Lynette Woodard added 13 each for the Rockers, who shot a league-record 57.1% (36 for 63) from the field. Utah is 0-7 against Eastern Conference teams. Elena Baranova had 25 points to lead the Starzz. She shot nine for 14 from the floor, including five of nine three-point shots.
NEWS
July 9, 1993 | From Associated Press
A university student accused of harassing a fellow student and his wife opened fire with a handgun during his grievance hearing Thursday, wounding three people before a police officer shot him dead. The hearing in the Weber State University student union building was ending when Mark Duong stood up and opened fire, said Weber County Sheriff Craig Dearden. The student who brought the grievance was grazed in the head, a university lawyer was wounded in the arm and campus police Sgt.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 22, 1991 | LESLIE EARNEST, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A Newport Beach man remains hospitalized in Salt Lake City after being shot in the face while standing in front of a Marriott hotel with his girlfriend and his 6-year-old son. Steven Matthews, who described the shooting Thursday from his hospital bed, said he was waiting with friends and family members for a parking attendant on Sunday evening when a man approached and pulled an object from a bag. "I thought, 'That looks like a gun,' " said Matthews, 26. "I said, 'This has got to be a joke.'
NATIONAL
March 20, 2010 | By Nicholas Riccardi
Before the shooting, David Serbeck and Reginald Campos were pillars of their community, living at opposite ends of an unfinished development here at the edge of Salt Lake City's sprawl. Serbeck, a genial 37-year-old father of two and former Army sniper, welcomed new arrivals to the neighborhood by offering to help install their sprinkler systems or work on their yards. Campos, a 43-year-old CPA and father of four, tried to forge a community in his neighborhood by warning new residents about a spate of mailbox thefts and lobbying authorities to investigate the incidents.
SPORTS
February 16, 1991
University of Utah basketball player Paul Afeaki was under police protection in Salt Lake City Friday while detectives searched for a man who allegedly shot him in the left shoulder after a traffic confrontation. Afeaki, 22, a 6-foot-10 reserve center, was treated at the school's Health Sciences Center late Thursday for what spokesman John Dwan described as a superficial wound to the left shoulder.
SPORTS
February 4, 1990 | ROBYN NORWOOD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
From the middle of January until late this week, Mark Hill was a shooting guard without a shooting touch, which is not a pleasant thing to be. Hill is a shooter and always has been. But for five games, most of his shots missed. He shot from three-point range and made only five of 29. He shot standing still and he shot on the move. He shot off the dribble and he shot off the pass. He shot the ball 77 times and made only 22, not quite 29%.
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