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Trooper Paul Butterfield (Credit: Michigan State Police)

Witnesses Describe Efforts To Save Fallen Trooper

Sobbing witnesses took the stand at the trial of a man charged with killing a Michigan state trooper, describing how they found the victim face-down in the road with a gunshot wound to the head.

02/20/2014

Eric Knysz -- Sarah Knysz (Booking Photo)

Pregnant Wife Of Murder Suspect Sentenced In Trooper’s Death

The pregnant wife of a man charged with fatally shooting a Michigan state trooper during a traffic stop has been sentenced to two to five years in prison for helping him escape.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2013

Tammi Lynne Spofford (Booking Photo)

Mother Of Suspect In Trooper’s Shooting Death Faces Charges

The mother of a man accused of fatally shooting a Michigan state trooper has been charged with helping her son steal a car to flee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2013

Eric Knysz -- Sarah Knysz (Booking Photo)

Wife Of Murder Suspect Pleads Guilty In Mich. State Trooper’s Death

“My husband pulled away, and I looked behind and I saw the trooper laying in the road and a bunch of blood,” she testified.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2013

Eric Knysz -- Sarah Knysz (Booking Photo)

February Trial Set In State Trooper’s Shooting Death

A roughly 2-week trial has been scheduled for a man charged with murdering a Michigan State Police trooper.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2013

A Michigan State Police car (credit: WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Officials: Trooper Out Of Hospital After Shooting

A state trooper has been released from a hospital after being shot in Saginaw in an exchange of gunfire that also left a suspect wounded.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2013

Trooper Paul Butterfield (Credit: Michigan State Police)

Funeral Services Saturday For Fallen State Trooper

Gov. Rick Snyder will be among those paying their respects today in Manistee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2013

Trooper Paul Butterfield (Credit: Michigan State Police)

Charges Filed Against Husband, Pregnant Wife In Trooper’s Shooting Death

Charges have been filed against a 19-year old man and his pregnant wife in connection with the shooting death of a Michigan State Police trooper.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2013

Trooper Paul Butterfield (Credit: Michigan State Police)

State Trooper Shot In Head During Traffic Stop, Dies In Surgery

Tpr. Paul Butterfield of the Hart Post was killed Monday night after being shot while conducting a traffic stop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2013