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Josh Powell

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  • Susan Cox Powell's parents discuss events leading up to blast in interview

    Susan Cox Powell's parents discuss events leading up to blast in interview
    In September, nearly six months before they died Sunday in a blast orchestrated by their father Josh Powell, custody over Charlie and Braden Powell was handed to their maternal grandparents. Chuck and Judy Cox are the parents of Susan Cox Powell, who...
  • Students stand vigil for slain Powell boys

    Students stand vigil for slain Powell boys
    A makeshift memorial to Charles and Braden Powell began forming Monday evening outside the Puyallup elementary school the two boys attended. Students and parents from Emma L. Carson Elementary used the memorial to honor the boys, 7 and 5 years old...
  • 911 Calls Released In Dad's House "Blow Up" Of Two Sons

    911 Calls Released In Dad's House "Blow Up" Of Two Sons
    Just-released 911 calls from a local police department in Pierce County, Washington State revealed a social worker feared for the lives of two, young brothers -- when she dropped them off at their father's house for a supervised visit on Sunday,...
  • Eight minutes to dispatch deputies to Powell house

    Eight minutes to dispatch deputies to Powell house
    The agency in charge of the Pierce County 911 center said Wednesday it is investigating the dispatcher's handling of the call in which a visitation supervisor was seeking help before Josh Powell killed his two boys and himself in his house. Logs show...
  • Senator: Was DSHS warned about Josh Powell?

    Senator: Was DSHS warned about Josh Powell?
    A Washington lawmaker wants to know what type of information Utah police sent the Department of Social and Health Services in regards to the placement and custody of Charles and Braden Powell. Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, is concerned that the information...
  • 911 call: 'He blew up the house and the kids'

    911 call: 'He blew up the house and the kids'
    A chilling 911 audio tape was released Tuesday about the explosion and fire at the home of Josh Powell, who killed his two young sons and committed suicide inside the home Sunday. The first 911 call came from the state caseworker who had just taken the...
  • Powell told oldest son he had 'big surprise' for him before killing him, his brother

    Powell told oldest son he had 'big surprise' for him before killing him, his brother
    Josh Powell told his oldest son he had a "big surprise" for him Sunday, just moments before he hit him and his younger brother with an ax and set the house on fire, killing all three of them, the visitation supervisor told ABC News Thursday.In an...
  • Blood found on comforter in Powell's storage unit

    Blood found on comforter in Powell's storage unit
    A search of Josh Powell’s storage unit has uncovered a comforter that has initially tested positive for blood. Investigators will conduct further testing to determine the source of the blood. Friday, Pierce County deputies searched a storage unit...
  • Service for Powell boys about 'who they were, not how they died'

    Service for Powell boys about 'who they were, not how they died'
    The pastor speaking at Saturday's memorial service for Charlie and Braden Powell intended to make it about the "best moment" in the slain boys' lives and not about the "wickedness" that led their father to kill them. “I think it’s healthy...
  • 911 dispatcher in Powell case: 'Wish I had recognized urgency of situation'

    911 dispatcher in Powell case: 'Wish I had recognized urgency of situation'
    The 911 operator widely criticized for his handling of a caseworker's call for help just before Josh Powell killed his two young sons and then committed suicide said Friday he wished he had "recognized the urgency of the situation" and added that it has...
  • Tacoma Service To Mourn Boys Killed By Father In Arson

    Tacoma Service To Mourn Boys Killed By Father In Arson
    TACOMA, Wash (Reuters) - Hundreds of mourners arrived as a light rain fell to attend a memorial service in Tacoma, Washington, on Saturday for two young boys killed when their father burned their house to the ground with himself and his sons inside....