(AUG 5) Yesterday
afternoon emails began coming in about one of our photographers,
Dale Hausner who had done some past fight coverage in the Arizona
area for WBAN. Hausner was arrested for murder, being one of
two suspects in the serial killings in Arizona, that began in May of
2005 (according to news sources).
I first got the
breaking news from Amy Greene of A Ring of Their Own, asking if I
had heard about Hausner being one of the suspects in the serial
killings in Arizona. After nearly falling off my chair about this
news, it could have only been moments that I was getting requests by
email from the news media to contact them in regards to Hausner
working with WBAN as a photographer.
I honestly still could not believe it, even when speaking to several
news media agencies, and each and every one confirming it was
Apparently, he became a person of interest, along with his friend,
Samuel John Dieteman when a map with red and blue dots representing
the locations of the attacks, were found in an apartment complex
where the two lived. In the bag it also contained an expended
.410-gauge shotgun shell, and a piece of paper referring to serial
violence, according to the news posted on other news media coverage.
In a search of
their apartment, detectives found a .410-gauge shotgun and
ammunition in the suspects' possession. Police also found other guns
and long rifles and news clippings about the killings. According to
a report, Hausner and Dieteman would take turns driving and
shooting, and Dieteman admitted to carrying out many of the
(Top Photo: Elena
Reid vs. Linda Tenberg - photo taken by Hausner).
links: Photo Galleries #120, #102, #73