Trial date uncertain for final 2 suspects in Grunwald murder case
Judge Gregory Heath set an evidentiary hearing for Bradley Renfro and Austin Barrett for March 2019. One defense attorney said he couldn't go to trial until at least August.
'Just to try to f---ing hurt him': New video evidence played at Johnson murder trial
According to phone records the video was taken hours before David Grunwald was pistol whipped and murdered. Suspect Dominic Johnson can be heard saying, "As hard as I can, in the head."
Witness arrest leads to new evidence in Grunwald murder case
"As hard as I can, in the head just to try to hurt him, just to try to f---ing hurt him," Dominic Johnson can be heard saying in a video investigators have been looking for for almost two years.
Grunwald murder suspect's mom arrested over subpoena
Misty Johnson, Dominic Johnson's mother, was arrested on a "material witness warrant" allowing her to be held until she testifies.
Johnson defense objects to social media records, N-word usage
As the second week of Dominic Johnson's trial for the murder of David Grunwald wrapped up, the defense attorney made about two dozen objections to records from Facebook that show his client using the N-word.
Judge stands by ruling to allow gang photos in Johnson trial
Dominic Johnson's defense attorney objected to almost every reference of the group's gang related activity. Judge Gregory Heath allowed the pictures as evidence so the state could try to prove a motive.
Blood spatter vs. pooling: Attorneys in Johnson trial discuss evidence found in trailer
Jurors in Dominic Johnson's murder trial got a look at blood evidence found inside a travel trailer on day three of court proceedings.
Defense objects to 'frozen' description of Grunwald's body
Attorney interrupts two witnesses while they describe the crime scene where Grunwald's body was found.
Trial begins for second Grunwald murder suspect
Dominic Johnson is one of four people accused of murdering 16-year-old David Grunwald in 2016.
Murder suspect Dominic Johnson conceals new tattoo in court
In the two months leading up to his trial for the murder of David Grunwald, suspect Dominic Johnson appears to have gotten a gun tattooed on his hand.
Two years since Grunwald's murder, jury selection for 2nd suspect stretches on
The jury selection for suspect Dominic Johnson has moved into its third week. Opening statements could begin as soon as Monday.
Almandinger's murder sentencing pushed to early 2019
In May, Erick Almandinger was convicted of murdering David Grunwald. The Palmer Assistant District Attorney said it could be March before both sides are ready for sentencing.
Statements, cell phone evidence allowed at Johnson's murder trial
Dominic Johnson is one of four people accused of murdering 16-year-old David Grunwald. A judge ruled statements he made to troopers and data from his cell phone's location can be used during his trial.
A timeline of crimes with connections to the Grunwald case
Timeline of events and connection to the murder case of Palmer teen David Grunwald.
Grunwald campaign plays part in jury selection
Murder victim David Grunwald's mother, Edie, is running for lieutenant governor. The defense wants to weed out people who have made financial donations to her campaign.
Grunwald murder defense hopes to exclude cell data from trial
Cellphone location data and autopsy photos will be discussed at Dominic Johnson’s evidentiary hearing in August.
Third trial in Grunwald murder case scheduled for March
A third trial is set in the David Grunwald murder case, but there could still be a fourth.
Johnson’s murder trial pushed to November
Dominic Johnson’s trial for the murder of David Grunwald has been moved from September to November to give attorneys more time to prepare.
Erick Almandinger guilty of murdering David Grunwald
Erick Almandinger has been found guilty on all counts of murdering Palmer teenager David Grunwald.
Almandinger cries as case handed off to jury
The defense attorney said the state didn’t prove Almandinger pulled the trigger. The Palmer District Attorney said the defendant is guilty of aiding and abetting the crime.
State, defense rest case in Almandinger’s murder trial
Erick Almandinger did not testify about his alleged role in David Grunwald’s death.
'It’s almost as if he’s one of them:' Grunwald rests with soldiers
Homicide victim David Grunwald was buried at one of his parents’ plots at the Fort Richardson National Cemetery.
Grunwald’s autopsy photos show pistol whipping injuries, fatal shot
David Grunwald’s parents left the courtroom because they say they can’t look at the pictures from his autopsy. Suspect Erick Almandinger kept his head down the entire time.
Almandinger detailed Grunwald murder to troopers in interview
On December 2, 2016, the same day Grunwald’s body was found, Almandinger told troopers it was Austin Barrett who pulled the trigger.