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Suspects arrested after Rowan County suspicious death

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Police are investigating a “suspicious death” following a hit and run call on November 22.

Rowan County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a reported hit and run call in the 3000 block of Lincoln Road, Spencer around 12 p.m. on November 22. Around the same time, Salisbury City Police responded to a call to the Emergency Room at Novant Rowan for a gunshot wound victim.

After authorities realized the calls were related, RSCO Sheriff’s Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Division were called to assist.

Officials identified the victim as 19-year-old Tyjuan Jaquar Gibson of Salisbury. Gibson died of his injuries after arriving at the hospital, officials say.

After part of the investigation, officials determined the incident occurred in the 3000 block of Lincoln Avenue.

On November 25, officers arrested and charged 17-year-old Talib Latrell Kelly of Salisbury. He was charged with felony involuntary manslaughter and jailed under a

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Man arrested in connection with suspicious death in SE Portland

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police have arrested a man in connection with a suspicious death in southeast Portland.

Nathan W. Moore, 38, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of murder and unlawful use of a weapon.

Just before 6 a.m. Monday, officers responded to a report of a disturbance at the Court Louise Apartments, located at 13059 SE Powell Blvd.

Witnesses reported hearing gunfire and seeing a man who appeared to be injured moving towards Southeast 131st Avenue and Southwest Powell Boulevard.  

Investigators believe the man flagged down a driver, who took him to the hospital, where he later died.

The Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office has tentatively scheduled an autopsy for Tuesday. Police plan to release the victim’s identity after the autopsy has been completed and next of kin have been notified.

Anyone with more information is asked to contact Homicide Detail Detective Rico Beniga at 503-823-0457 or Rico.Beniga@portlandoregon.gov.

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Man arrested in connection with 2017 suspicious death investigation

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – Your actions have consequences. On December 30th, 2017, Jacob Leeder and his brother, Jonah, were on their way home on I-90 when they spun out near milepost 13 in Coeur d’Alene. Their car was T-boned by an alleged drunk driver, killing Jacob.

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Mansfield woman arrested in suspicious death of 77-year-old mother

MANSFIELD – A 44-year-old woman has been arrested by Mansfield police in connection with the suspicious death of her 77-year-old mother on Oct. 23, according to Lt. Rob Skropits, head of the Mansfield Police Department Major Crimes Unit.

Officers were called to an address in the 300 block of Second Avenue for a deceased person. Patrol officers called for a Major Crimes detective and the Richland County coroner, once they saw the victim inside an upstairs bedroom deceased and she looked to be very emaciated, according to Skropits.

According to the police report, police were called to the residence at 3:17 p.m.

The victim was identified as Linda Sweat, according to police. Police believe she was the victim’s primary caregiver.

Upon consultation with the Richland County Prosecutor Gary Bishop it was decided to charge Jennifer K. Sweat with one count of involuntary manslaughter, a felony of the first degree, and one count of failing

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Woman arrested in suspicious death of 77-year-old mother

MANSFIELD – A 44-year-old woman has been arrested by Mansfield police in connection with the suspicious death of her 77-year-old mother on Oct. 23, according to Lt. Rob Skropits, head of the Mansfield Police Department Major Crimes Unit.

Officers were called to an address in the 300 block of Second Avenue for a deceased person. Patrol officers called for a Major Crimes detective and the Richland County coroner, once they saw the victim inside an upstairs bedroom deceased and she looked to be very emaciated, according to Skropits.

According to the police report, police were called to the residence at 3:17 p.m.

The victim was identified as Linda Sweat, according to police. Police believe she was the victim’s primary caregiver.

Upon consultation with the Richland County Prosecutor Gary Bishop it was decided to charge

Read more at: https://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/story/news/2018/11/02/woman-charged-suspicious-death-77-year-old-mother/1865969002/

Man arrested for murder in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) – A 24-year-old man was arrested for first-degree murder after a woman was found dead at the Summit Creek Apartments in the 1900 block of South Chelton Road.

Authorities say the body of 48-year-old woman was found by maintenance at about 9:40 a.m. on Friday.

Apartment maintenance crews then called 911.

No one else is expected to be arrested, police said.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000

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Man arrested in co-worker’s death in Morgan Hill

MORGAN HILL — A 30-year-old Watsonville man suspected of killing a co-worker in July was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of murder, according to police.

On July 3 at 9:40 p.m., Morgan Hill police responded to a call of an unconscious man on the sidewalk in the 15000 block of Concord Circle, located off Vineyard Boulevard. The man, 27-year-old Curtis Stephen Stapleton of Sunnyvale, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Martin Mason Garcia, 30, of Watsonville, was arrested on Oct. 2 on suspicion of murder in the death of Curtis Stapleton. 

The Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office, along with Morgan Hill police detectives, determined that Stapleton’s death was suspicious. During their investigation, detectives learned that Martin Mason Garcia, 30, of Watsonville, was the last person with Stapleton before his death, and the two men had been “involved in a physical altercation.”’

Police did not

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Parents arrested in connection with infant’s death at Wichita motel

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) 3:45 p.m.

The Wichita Police Department says it’s arrested a 34-year-old father and 39-year-old mother in connection with the death of their 2-month-old son.

Police say the father was booked into jail on charges of involuntary manslaughter and aggravated child endangerment. The mother was booked on two counts of aggravated child endangerment.

At about 6 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to a call of a child not breathing at the Scotsman Inn West motel in the 5900 block of West Kellogg. Upon arrival, police say officers found the infant unresponsive. He was pronounced dead on scene.

Police say the boy’s twin brother was also at the motel, unharmed.

“The investigation revealed the parents had become intoxicated overnight,” police say. “This morning (Thursday) the father woke up next to the boy, found him not breathing and called 911.”

Two days earlier

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Police: Man arrested for ‘suspicious’ death near Ogden’s 21st Street Pond – Standard

OGDEN — Police say they believe the man found dead near Ogden’s 21st Street Pond early Thursday was the victim of a homicide, and a suspect has been indicted in connection with the death.

Cory Michael Fitzwater, 35, was indicted Friday morning on one charge of first-degree felony murder, according to charging documents.

Around 3 a.m. Thursday, Weber County deputies pulled over a car on 17th Street leaving the area of the pond. Two men were inside and police found narcotics and a .45 caliber gun in the car, according to a probable cause affidavit. The driver was then taken into custody.

Roughly an hour later, police were dispatched to a “transient” camp near the 21st Street Pond and found a deceased man.

Initially, police said the death was considered to be suspicious. The probable cause statement indicates the man was shot in the head and the apparent cause of death was due to

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