Crime

Evan Ebel's feces-smeared prison records and straw-purchase controversy

Update: Evan Ebel is dead, but the investigation into his suspected murder of pizza-delivery man Nathan Leon and Colorado Department of Corrections boss Tom Clements goes on, and it's making more ripples nationally than at any point since the news broke. As the Colorado Department of Corrections released his prison records -- see them and get startling details below -- the arrest of a woman accused of buying the Clements murder weapon for him casts new light on federal legislation about straw purchases.
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