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February 4, 2015 at 6:53 AM

No bail for man accused of stabbing father in Albany

The Associated Press ALBANY, Ore. — The 26-year-old man accused of stabbing his father to death at their home in Albany was ordered held without bail after his arraignment Tuesday in Linn County Circuit Court. Police said they found Martin Ferrero covered in blood Sunday when they responded to a hang-up 911 call. Officers found 64-year-old Thomas…


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November 11, 2014 at 7:19 AM

Albany couple convicted in faith-healing death

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany couple has been convicted of manslaughter in the faith-healing death of their 12-year-old daughter who had diabetes. KEZI reports a Linn County jury returned the verdict Monday evening against Wenona and Travis Rossiter. Prosecutors said they were negligent in the death of their daughter Syble who died in 2013 from a complication…


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May 31, 2012 at 10:54 AM

Georgia native killed at cafe was ‘vivacious’ aspiring actress, friends said

Shooting victim Kimberly Layfield / Family photo Kimberly Layfield, 38, of the Albany, Ga., area, was killed in Wednesday’s shooting at a University District cafe, her family confirmed today. Layfield had recently left her job as a dental assistant in Seattle and dreamed of being an actress, they said. Mischelle Townsend, her friend of many years,…


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