Saranac Lake police officers help Angela Ball out of a police car on her way into the Harrietstown Town Hall courtroom for arraignment on a second-degree murder charge Monday night in Saranac Lake. Photo: Chris Knight, Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Nov 27, 2013 — Authorities are continuing to probe Saranac Lake's first murder case in nine years. The body of Ward Wilbur of Lake Placid was found by police inside an apartment building in a residential neighborhood of the village Monday morning.
Police say he had been beaten and stabbed by his former girlfriend, who's been charged with second degree murder. New information in the case was released yesterday, but many questions, including what sparked the alleged attack, have yet to be answered. Go to full article