Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tag: Lake

2 men charged in 2019 Halloween jewelry store robbery in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY — Two men accused of stealing an estimated $70,000 in jewelry on Halloween 2019 have now been charged.

Jerome Welton McWilliams, 29, and Darnel Batts, 33, were charged Friday in 3rd District Court with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony.

On Oct. 31, 2019, McWilliams and Batts entered Stroud Jewelry, 905 E. 2100 South, and acted as if they were interested in purchasing several pieces of jewelry, according to charging documents. While looking at rings, McWilliams instructed Batts “to go out to the car to get a bag that contained ’20 G’s’ because he was going to buy

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Ring lost during wedding ceremony leads to a Lake Tahoe scuba rescue

It’s every couple’s wedding day nightmare: Andrew Kent was about to slide a ring onto his bride Marlee’s finger during a Lake Tahoe waterside ceremony at Sugar Pine Beach when the ring slipped from his hands. The diamond band then fell through the pier, the couple told FOX 40, and into the frigid water of the second deepest lake in the United States.

Kent, who lives in Vancouver, Washington, was tempted to leap in after it, but was convinced not to by the wedding’s officiant, Tahoe area local minister Sharon Rusk. The lake’s water temperature in March is typically … Read more