On Sunday, police were notified of a sex offense that happened in Washington Terrace, where the mother of a 15-year-old was suspicious her daughter was being abused by Gonzalez, according to a probable cause statement.
Miller Costello, 25, and Brenda Emile, 23, appeared in Ogden’s 2nd District Court with their attorneys.
Michelle Shafer of Hooper says her son, Ashley Evan Jessop, was neglected by Ogden City and the Weber County.Jail after he was arrested for public intoxication. But Ogden City attorneys argue the arresting officer was not negligent and that Jessop bore some responsibility for what happened to him.
The State Auditor’s Office found that the court office had no internal controls to ensure that charges collected by justice courts are adequately determined and sent to the Treasurer’s Office, among other issues.
The new Weber Valley Youth Center will fully open in late May or early June if all goes as planned, according to Assistant Program Director Tracy Hart.
The mother of two sexual abuse victims addressed an Ogden courtroom Tuesday morning, saying the defendant, 37-year-old Roy resident Eric Gordon Fell, destroyed her life and the lives of her children.
The issues began in at least 2015 and were ignored by at two sworn deputy supervisors, according to audit reports done over several years. The sole evidence tech is now under investigation for drug use on the job.
Matthew Daniel Graves, 23, was in court Tuesday morning and pleaded not guilty to all three charges against him, including aggravated murder, causing or permitting a child to be exposed to a controlled substance, and use or possession of drug paraphernalia.
Benjamin Brocksmith, 39, claimed his defense did not adequately represent him during his 2016 jury trial, where the jury found him guilty of two counts of driving with a measurable amount of a controlled substance, a third-degree felony.