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Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Court Date For Alleged Clock Killer

Posted By on Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 7:30 AM

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The San Francisco woman accused of using a clock as a deadly weapon will be in court today when the little hand is on the 9 and the big hand is on the 12.

Kira Roueche, 34, was arrested on Nov. 9 after allegedly beating her boyfriend, Cameron Miller, to death with both the aforementioned clock and a vodka bottle. In addition to murder charge, Roueche is facing a pair of assault with a deadly weapon counts for the clock and bottle -- with enhancements for great bodily injury.

Rouche has pleaded not guilty to all charges; she will be in court today to set the date for a preliminary hearing.

Finally, when SF Weekly asked the District Attorney's office what manner of clock was involved here, we were told it was likely a bedside clock radio. When we queried how this could be a deadly weapon, we were told that just about anything can be classified as such if used repeatedly as a bludgeon.

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.


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