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April Murder Trial for Woodland Mother

YOLO COUNTY—The 25-year-old Woodland mother who has been accused of leaving her infant son to die in a remote area earlier this year will stand trial in April for the

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Woodland Mother Gets Second-Degree Murder Charge

Samantha Green booking photo, and image of her and the baby from the “Samantha Green and her baby are missing” Facebook page. SACRAMENTO—Samantha Green, the mother of the infant found


Attorneys For Woodland Woman Accused of Murder Seek Police Personnel Files

Lawyers for Susan Hoskins, accused of shooting to death her husband Bryan Hoskins last August, are seeking unspecified evidence of police misconduct in the case. At a brief conference in


Baby Justice’s Mother Faces Murder Charges

YOLO COUNTY—The 23-year-old mother of the infant found dead in a remote slough near Knights Landing in late February will now face a murder charge rather than involuntary manslaughter. Yolo County


Dead Infant Tested Positive for Meth at Birth

YOLO COUNTY—The infant who was found dead last week in a swampy area near the Sacramento River in a remote area of Yolo County had tested positive for methamphetamine when


Mother Arrested in Death of Her Infant

YOLO COUNTY—Police have arrested the mother of an infant found dead in a swampy area near the Sacramento River in a remote area of Yolo County. Samantha Green, 23, was arrested


Woodland Mother Arrested On Suspicion of Murdering Her Baby

The Yolo County Sheriff’s office announced on February 28 that Woodland resident Samantha Green, 23, was arrested in connection with the suspected homicide of her 3-week-old son Justice Rees. Green


Woodland Woman To Stand Trial For Killing Husband In Domestic Violence Dispute

After Susan Hoskins called 911 to report she had just shot her husband, Bryan Hoskins, the dispatcher asked why she had shot him. Susan Hoskins replied matter-of-factly, ““Because he’s an


Arraignment Delayed Third Time For Wife Who Allegedly Killed Husband

The Woodland resident who is alleged to have shot her husband to death has not qualified for the public defender’s legal services. At a hearing on August 12 in Yolo


Domestic Violence May Have Escalated Into Wife’s Alleged Murder of Husband

The wife of a longtime Yolo County probation official was arrested August 3 on charges of felony murder related to domestic violence, after allegedly killing him at her home. Susan