William "Billy" Moon

Victim's mother accepts apology from defendant

Patricia Shapton opened up the purse she was clutching on her lap and halfway pulled out a worn and slightly torn funeral announcement for her 20-year-old son, Stewart. Dressed i ...

Moon sentenced to four years in jail

---------- Editor's note: For reaction from family members, read "Victim's mother accepts apology from defendant." ---------- ROSEVILLE - A judge sentenced William “Billy” Mo ...

Judge expected to decide on Moon motion

It will likely be a tense scene in an Auburn courtroom Thursday morning as two families await a judge’s life-altering decision. William “Billy” Moon, 24, of Auburn, is sche ...

Top 10 crime stories of 2008

This year was marked by several notable crime and court cases, many of which will continue into the new year. The following is a compilation of 10 crimes stories that rocked Auburn ...

Jury returns guilty verdict in Moon trial

ROSEVILLE - A jury found William "Billy" Moon of Auburn guilty of second-degree murder and gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated in the June 3, 2006 death of his friend St ...

Murder trial goes to jury

ROSEVILLE - Witness credibility and the weight of certain evidence was argued as the prosecution and defense made their case in the closing arguments of an Auburn man’s murder tr ...

Defense calls biomechanics expert to stand in murder trial

A defense witness in an Auburn man’s murder trial testified Tuesday that evidence suggests William “Billy” Moon was not the driver during a car accident that took the life of ...