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The Brother of the Slain Dodgers' Fan Tells His Side

It’s been ten days now since a Los Angeles Dodgers fan was slain just four blocks from AT&T Park, about an hour after the hometown San Francisco Giants had beaten their division rivals. Unfortunately, those ten days have yet to resolve very much about the incident that tragically took the life Jonathan Denver, a 24-year old plumber from Fort Bragg, barely three hours north...
Via Nation Orange
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Suspect in the Jonathan Denver murder claims self-defense

I hate reading and writing about this, but new details have emerged in the Jonathan Denver murder case. This is what Yahoo Sports and the AP - click link for the video report - reported this morning... As so many altercations, it began with verbal jarring... Go Dodgers... Go Giants... One thing leads to another, punches are thrown, chairs are hurled, and a young...
Via The True Blue Crew
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

An Update on the Dodgers' Fan Who Was Murdered Last Week

By now you all know the tragic incident that happened last week, about four blocks from AT&T Park: an hour after a rivalry game between the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers, 24-year old LA fan Jonathan Denver was stabbed to death during an altercation. Some details have started to emerge, though the whole story is still a little hazy. Police initially arrested...
Via Nation Orange
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Slain Dodgers fan's brother swung chair

The brother of a Los Angeles Dodgers fan who was stabbed to death in San Francisco after the team played the San Francisco Giants says he swung a chair at the suspect during a fight. Robert Preece told KGO-TV ( that he was protecting his brother after another group of people came up behind them. He described the chair he swung as an aluminum beach chair that...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Dad of stabbed Dodgers fan seeks help

The father of a Los Angeles Dodgers fan stabbed to death after a San Francisco Giants game last week made a public plea Sunday for independent witnesses to contact authorities. Robert Preece spoke in front of AT&T Park's iconic Willie Mays statue before the Giants played the San Diego Padres. He said he believes bystanders used mobile devices to record a fight that ended...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Stabbed Dodger fan's dad to speak

The father of a Dodgers fan fatally stabbed Wednesday during a melee following a Giants baseball game is planning to make a public plea for witnesses after San Francisco's district attorney said he lacks evidence to charge a suspect who has been released. A family member said the victim's father plans to speak outside the Giants' stadium at noon before the scheduled...
Via AP on Fox
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Suspect in fan stabbing released

Authorities in San Francisco say a suspect arrested in the stabbing death of a Los Angeles Dodgers fan after a Giants-Dodgers game has been released from jail. Sheriff's spokeswoman Susan Fahey says 21-year-old Michael Montgomery was released shortly after 9 p.m. Friday pending further investigation, and may be arrested again. The release came just after District Attorney George...
Via AP on Fox
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

DA lacks evidence to charge man in fatal stabbing

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco district attorney said late Friday that there was not enough evidence to charge the 21-year-old man who was jailed in connection with the fatal stabbing of Dodgers fan Jonathan Denver after a confrontation triggered by team rivalry. Michael Montgomery of Lodi was booked into jail just before 5 p.m. Thursday, after San Francisco Police Chief Greg...
Via Fox Sports West
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Dodgers Confirm Fan Stabbed Was Involved in Dodgers-Giants Brawl, Say Victim Was Son of Team Security Guard

SAN FRANCISCO — The man who was fatally stabbed during a confrontation after a Dodgers-Giants game in San Francisco was the son of a Dodgers security guard, the team said Thursday. Jonathan Denver‘s father, Robert Preece, worked security on game days at Dodger Stadium, the Dodgers said. Meanwhile, the father of the suspect, Michael Montgomery, accused of stabbing Denver to death...
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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