#The Murders

Idaho murders: Two flatmates who survived stabbing frenzy break their silence

Two University of Idaho students who survived a quadruple homicide at their Moscow home shared memories of their slain friends in their first public statements since the murders. Dylan Mortenson and Bethany Funke were asleep on the first floor of their Moscow, Idaho, student rental house when their three roommates Madison Mogen, Kaylee Goncalves, and Xana Kernodle, along with Kernodle’s boyfriend Ethan Chapin, were stabbed to death on 13 November.At a memorial held in Post Falls, Idaho, on Friday, a youth pastor from Real Life Ministries shared a letter written by Ms Mortenson, according to the Idaho Statesman. She...
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Idaho murders – live: Father says victims’ ‘means of death’ do not match as investigation frustration grows

Three weeks after four University of Idaho students were found murdered at their off-campus home, police are yet to identify any suspects.On 13 November, Kaylee Goncalves, Madison Mogen and Xana Kernodle, and Ethan Chapin were found brutally stabbed.Moscow police said on Saturday that they had received over 2,645 emails, 2,770 calls, 1,084 digital media submissions and 4,000 crime scene photos. But officials pointed out that “at this time, no suspect has been identified”.Two surviving roommates Dylan Mortenson and Bethany Funke who were asleep on the first floor of the house have made public statements on the murders for the...

Idaho murders: Mother of victim hits out at police investigation saying she learns more from news

The mother of one of the Idaho college murder victims has slammed the pace of the police investigation into the brutal slaying of the four students at their shared home in the town of Moscow.Cara Denise Northington, mother of Xana Kernodle, broke her silence three weeks after the death of her daughter.“There is so much more that can be done that has not been done,” she told NewsNation concerning the police investigation that has so far not turned up any suspects.Speaking with anchor Ashleigh Banfield, Ms Northington said of her communication with the police: “They haven’t said anything. I...

The Murdaugh Murders and the Myth of the Good Family

The bodies begin dropping in the summer of 2015. Stephen Smith, 19, found dead in the middle of a road in Hampton County, South Carolina, on July 8. Smith is gay, and his mother believes her son was killed in a hate crime, a newspaper will report, “by several local Hampton County youths from prestigious families.”

Man wanted for murdering Massachusetts couple arrested in Florida

MARSHFIELD, Mass. — A Massachusetts man who was wanted in connection with the murders of a married Marshfield couple is in custody in Florida. Plymouth County District Attorney Tim Cruz announced Saturday morning that 27-year-old Christopher Keeley, of Weymouth, was arrested in Miami Beach at about 8:20 p.m. Friday.

Idaho College Murders: Victim’s Father Worked on Lock Before Stabbings

The father of one of the University of Idaho students murdered in their off-campus home last month worked on a lock at the residence shortly before the slayings, NewsNation reports. Cara Denise Northington, the mother of victim Xana Kernodle, told the news outlet that Kernodle’s father was at the house...