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The friend had posted earlier on Facebook the vehicle theft and a photo of the swiped Miata.
Susan Hufford, 53, and her mother-in-law Sharon Hufford, 74, of Santa Rosa, were killed in the March accident on Highway12.
DNA at the scene where the 24-year-old was found dead in a driveway matches the suspect's, authorities said.
Deputies linked the suspect, 23, to several thefts in the region.
The accident was reported at about 10 a.m. near the South McDowell Extension.
The pilot was trying to make an emergency landing at Gnoss Field. A brush fire resulted near Hicks Valley Tuesday morning.
A pilot on a private plane reported problems Monday night near Novato.
Charges include carving "condemned" stamps from cow carcasses and substituting cancerous cow heads for healthy ones.
The court action came today in a federal court in San Francisco in connection with the explosion and fire that killed eight and injured 66.
His car crossed the double yellow line on Lakeville Highway at night on June 7.
CHP used Tasers to take him into custody Sunday morning.
Cotati resident Michael Mouille was convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a co-worker in Santa Rosa.
The crash occurred Thursday morning on Highway 101.
Teams from Sonoma, Marin and Contra Costa counties had joined the search for the family therapist, 59, from Santa Rosa.
Deputies said the 16-year-old claimed to be a gang member and bragged about his weapons prowess.
The 18-year-old stepbrother/babysitter turned smart-mouthed when questioned by deputies Sunday night.
The freak accident occurred when a trailer broke free from another vehicle and slammed into a stopped car, flipping it over.
The suspect allegedly stole a Chevy Tahoe, and two of his brothers jumped on the sides to try to stop him.
The 99 Cents Only store had been closing for the day when the robbery happened.
Nayeli Martinez had been missing since Sunday night.