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Testimonies In The Murder Case of David Josiah Lawson: Day 3

Kyle Zoellner was the suspect accused in the stabbing death of 19-year old Humboldt State student David Josiah Lawson. After five days of preliminary hearings, Zoellner was released due to a lack of physical evidence. Below are the eyewitness accounts of each person called to testify during the hearings. Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 Day three of Kyle Zoellner’s Preliminary Hearing Kyle & Kris …

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Testimonies In The Murder Case of David Josiah Lawson: Day 2

Kyle Zoellner was the suspect accused in the stabbing death of 19-year old Humboldt State student David Josiah Lawson. After five days of preliminary hearings, Zoellner was released due to a lack of physical evidence. Below are the eyewitness accounts of each person called to testify during the hearings. Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 Day Two of Preliminary Hearings Krystle Arminio (Arcata Police Officer) …

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Testimonies In The Murder Case of David Josiah Lawson: Day 1

  Kyle Zoellner was the suspect accused in the stabbing death of 19-year old Humboldt State student David Josiah Lawson. After five days of preliminary hearings, Zoellner was released due to a lack of physical evidence. Below are the eyewitness accounts of each person called to testify during the hearings. Monday, May 1st, 2017 Day One of Preliminary Hearings Lila Ortega (Kyle Zoellner’s …

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New Details Emerge During Preliminary Hearing For Kyle Zoellner

Today Leila Ortega, the girlfriend of Kyle Zoellner, along with her friends Naiya Wilkins and Casey Gleaton, were called to testify in Zoellner’s preliminary hearing. 23-year-old Zoellner is currently held in the Eureka jail on $1 million dollar bail for the murder of 19-year-old Humboldt State University student David Lawson. Lawson was stabbed to death at an off campus party Easter …

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Murder Suspect Kyle Zoellner Arrested For Meth Possession In 2013

In 2013, Kyle Zoellner was arrested for the possession of meth where he pled no contest. He received three years probation and was promised if he was to successfully complete his probation, the meth charges would be expunged from his record. 23-year old Zoellner is accused of stabbing 19-year old David Josiah Lawson to death at an off campus party Easter weekend. Witnesses at the party say that Lawson …

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City of Arcata Says They Failed Humboldt State Students of Color Following Murder of David Lawson

This past Wednesday I attended Arcata’s city council meeting. I was told that at this council meeting, they were going to address the police response time to the off-campus party where Humboldt State University student David Lawson, was stabbed and murdered this past weekend. Students who were at the party felt that the police were too concerned with crowd control …

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Kyle Zoellner Pleads Not Guilty In HSU Student Murder

 The District Attorney’s Office has not yet filed any criminal charges against Kyle Zoellner and if they do not by today, he will be released. Students and some HSU faculty waited outside of Courtroom 2 where Zoellner would be brought if he went to court that day. After court took a break and came back at 4:00 p.m, Zoellner was finally brought out. …

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Did Police and EMT response aid in HSU students death?

Saturday morning Humboldt State University student David Lawson was stabbed at an off campus party and died as a result of his injuries. The police have yet to release a mugshot of the suspect. According to the Times-Standard: “Neither police nor HSU officials released the name of the detained man, but according to Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office logs, authorities booked …

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