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Scenic portion of M-116 to be dedicated to fallen Michigan State...
If all goes as planned, a beautiful stretch of Michigan road will be dedicated to fallen Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II.
Jury Finds Man Guilty of Murder in Trooper's Death
A jury in Ludington has found a man guilty of first-degree murder in the killing a Michigan state trooper during a traffic stop.
Live coverage: Trooper-murder suspect Eric Knysz's wife expected to take stand
A new week of testimony at the trial of Eric John Knysz, charged with the murder of Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II , was scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Feb 24. MLive Muskegon Chronicle is covering the trial live, with updates as they happen posted in the comments section below this story.
DNA expert: Slain trooper Paul K. Butterfield II's blood was on truck, napkin
Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II's DNA matched blood smears found on the outside of a red pickup truck and on a crumpled paper napkin in a burn barrel, a DNA expert testified Friday, Feb. 21. Both samples were collected near the home of murder suspect Eric John Kynsz's mother, Tammi Lynne Spofford, who was driving the truck when ... (more)
Live coverage: Trooper-murder trial's third day of testimony
Jurors at the trooper-murder trial of Eric John Knysz were to hear a third day of testimony Friday, Feb. 21. MLive Muskegon Chronicle is covering the trial live, with updates as they happen posted in the comments section below this story.
'He was conscious': Wrenching testimony at murder trial in Michigan trooper slaying
The courtroom was hushed as three witnesses in a row - all crying - described coming upon Michigan State Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II lying shot in the head, face down on Custer Road near Townline Road in Mason County.