Justice for Susann Smith

This week the trial of Alan Smith began in Snohomish County Superior Court. Smith is accused of murdering his children’s mother and estranged spouse Susann Smith in February of 2013. News coverage has been sparse so far, but the Bothell-Kenmore Reporter  has followed the case all along and will continue to post updates. Matt Phelps and crew– […]

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Murdering Susann Smith

Originally posted May 12th, 2013. On February 12th of this year, Bothell, Washington resident Susann Smith didn’t show up for work. She was found bludgeoned to death–and stabbed– in the bathtub of her home. This murder set the community on edge and to date a suspect has not been arrested. Smith had primary custody of […]

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One Year Ago Today

It was one year ago today that Bothell resident Susann Smith was savagely murdered at her home. It is one of the most horrific domestic violence homicides I know of. This German-born mother of two was subjected to deliberate violations and atrocities designed to maximize her suffering and ultimately take her life.

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Smith Arrested for Murder

Alan Smith has been arrested for first degree murder: http://www.bothell-reporter.com/news/213349861.html http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Bothell-man-arrested-in-wifes-murder-213321531.html Sounds like the case is still coming together but KOMO reports that the Bothell Police Department was comfortable enough to make an arrest. The comments thread where this is being discussed on my site is https://wildninja.wordpress.com/2013/05/12/murdering-susann-smith/#comments. Remember, this is not a conviction, and it doesn’t […]

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Alan Smith Arrested…

…but not for Susann Smith’s murder. Yet. Today a comment was left on my blog informing me that Alan Smith had been arrested. People close to the case in Bothell, Washington have vigilantly monitored the situation and given updates to the media and blogosphere. Evidently Smith refused to give police his passport and they arrested […]

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WA State Update

It has been a busy week in domestic violence and homicide news here in Washington State. You can search this blog (see the box at the upper right corner) for more posts on each case. Robert Yates Last Friday, convicted serial killer Robert Yates filed an appeal in federal court in an attempt to escape […]

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