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Matthew Claxton

Matthew Claxton

I am a CCNA- and BCYCNA-award winning reporter. Raised in Langley, I have covered the news here for most of my 20-year career, with a focus on local politics, crime and homelessness.

Phone
604-994-1054
Email
matthew.claxton@langleyadvancetimes.com

Recent Work by Matthew

How 'Mr. Big' sting ensnared convicted Langley killer

How 'Mr. Big' sting ensnared convicted Langley killer

A months-long sting led to a killer confessing on tape to police
Financially troubled Langley development ordered sold by courts

Financially troubled Langley development ordered sold by courts

Original owners offered plan to sell site to a non-profit
Langley killer's deportation was deferred by instability in Haiti

Langley killer's deportation was deferred by instability in Haiti

Regis faces prison sentence of between 10 and 19 years
Contractor sues over Langley pit bull mauling

Contractor sues over Langley pit bull mauling

Attack victim claims serious injuries from multiple bites
Trial date set for Langley woman charged with human trafficking

Trial date set for Langley woman charged with human trafficking

Jennifer Lynn Stephens faces a number of criminal charges
Housing hard to find for Langley senior and Elvis-loving cockatoo

Housing hard to find for Langley senior and Elvis-loving cockatoo

Diane Miller and Rocky can’t find a permanent place to live amid the housing crisis
IIO: Police did not cause Langley man’s death in fire

IIO: Police did not cause Langley man’s death in fire

Report outlines details of standoff that ended in tragedy
Police stripped Langley home for evidence in homicide investigation

Police stripped Langley home for evidence in homicide investigation

Court hears toilets dismantled, baseboards removed, linoleum sliced up
Langley crossbow killer found guilty of manslaughter, not second-degree murder

Langley crossbow killer found guilty of manslaughter, not second-degree murder

Court convicted on a lesser charge with verdict rendered Wednesday, May 29
DNA, undercover evidence detailed as Langley manslaughter trial begins

DNA, undercover evidence detailed as Langley manslaughter trial begins

Obnes Regis accused of manslaughter in death of his wife, Naomi Onotera
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