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Man in country illegally charged with 11 murders in Texas

DALLAS — A Dallas man previously arrested in the death of an 81-year-old woman has been charged with killing at least 11 more elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole, authorities said Thursday.

Kim Leach, a spokeswoman for the Dallas County district attorney’s office, said 46-year-old Billy Chemirmir was indicted Tuesday on six more counts of capital murder in the deaths of women ranging in age from 76 to 94.

Chemirmir, a Kenyan citizen who was living in the U.S. illegally, also is charged in nearby Collin County with two counts of attempted capital murder for similar attacks there, according to county court records.

A Collin County grand jury also returned five capital murder indictments against Chemirmir on Tuesday.

Chemirmir has been in custody since March 2018 in the death of the 81-year-old Dallas woman, Lu Thi Harris. Police in Plano were investigating Chemirmir in connection with suspicious death and suspicious

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Man in country illegally charged with 11 murders in Texas

— A Dallas man previously arrested in the death of an 81-year-old woman has been charged with killing at least 11 more elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole, authorities said Thursday.

Kim Leach, a spokeswoman for the Dallas County district attorney’s office, said 46-year-old Billy Chemirmir was indicted Tuesday on six more counts of capital murder in the deaths of women ranging in age from 76 to 94.

Chemirmir, a Kenyan citizen who was living in the U.S. illegally, also is charged in nearby Collin County with two counts of attempted capital murder for similar attacks there, according to county court records.

A Collin County grand jury also returned five capital murder indictments against Chemirmir on Tuesday.

Chemirmir has been in custody since March 2018 in the death of the 81-year-old Dallas woman, Lu Thi Harris. Police in Plano were

Read more at: https://www.wral.com/man-charged-in-deaths-of-6-more-dallas-area-elderly-women/18391382/

B.C. man charged with manslaughter in 2017 death of 4-month-old baby in Maple Ridge

A B.C. man will face trial this summer for the suspicious death of a baby girl in Maple Ridge two years ago.

Patrick Jayson Clemente, who turns 26 this year, is charged with manslaughter in connection with the sudden death of a four-month-old on June 28, 2017.


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IHIT investigating suspicious death of 4-month-old baby in Maple Ridge

On that date, Ridge Meadows RCMP were notified that an infant had been brought to hospital the night before.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in and the baby girl died in hospital just after 11 p.m.

On June 29, 2017, IHIT officers were seen investigating at a home near 116 Avenue and 236 Street in Maple Ridge.


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Trial of Oak Bay father accused of murdering 2 daughters on Christmas 2017 begins

At the time, police said the incident appeared to be isolated

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UPDATE: Machesney Park man charged with killing 70-year-old mother

MACHESNEY PARK, Ill. (WIFR) — Updated May 6, 2019, 9:05 p.m.

A Machesney Park man is now facing first degree murder charges after his 70-year-old mother is found dead in his apartment.

Kent Stoner, 46, was charged with first degree murder for the death of his mother, Sharon Stoner.

Around 10 a.m. Monday, Winnebago County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a medical assistance call at the Bay View Apartments in the 200 block of Northway Park Road in Machesney Park.

When deputies got into the ground level apartment, they found Sharon of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin dead with what the Winnebago County Coroner described as traumatic injuries.

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Updated: May 6, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

The woman found dead in Machesney Park on Monday morning was 70 years old, according to the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office.

The coroner says it appears the woman died from traumatic injuries. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday to determine

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2 charged after 69-year-old woman’s body is found in lake

BUTLER, MO (KCTV) — A search is over and two people are in police custody after a body was found in a Missouri Lake.

On Thursday night, investigators were thanking a tipster who helped them arrest a woman after another woman’s body and car were found in Butler City Lake in Missouri.

One day after 69-year-old Cindy McCoy’s body was found in the lake, Samantha McCoy and Monte McCoy were both charged with felony first degree assault.

Early on Thursday morning, neighbors who live near Center Street in Pleasanton, Kansas said they heard sirens and saw officers surround a home.

“Guns drawn,” neighbor Terry Jones said. “They were up on the front porch screaming for this girl to come out.”

Witnesses said they heard investigators calling Samantha McCoy by name as everyone inside the home came outside.

“They were handcuffing some of them and they were yelling for Samantha McCoy to ‘come out with your hands

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Man Charged in Town of Tonawanda Woman’s Death

Erie County Distrct Attorney John Flynn has identified the Town of Tonawanda woman killed Tuesday as Renee Taschetta. 

The suspect in her death, Mario Turner Sr., 51, has been arraigned and faces charges of criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a weapon. 

Taschetta was found dead in an apartment on Dumas Place around 9 p.m. Tuesday. Police immediately called it a suspicious death

Turner is back in court Monday. If convicted on both charges, he could face a maximum of four years in prison. 

Read more at: https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/buffalo/public-safety/2019/05/01/man-charged-in-town-of-tonawanda-woman-s-death

Man charged after woman found dead in the Town of Tonawanda

TONAWANDA, N.Y. — A 51-year-old man is facing charges in connection to the death of a woman Tuesday night.

Mario Turner, Senior appeared in the Town of Tonawanda Court Wednesday afternoon. He was charged with criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a weapon.

Police say the woman was found dead inside a home on Dumas Place Tuesday. Investigators tell us they were initially investigating the incident as a suspicious death.

Turner has two prior felonies. He is being held without bond. 

The suspect is set to appear in court on Monday, May 6.

RELATED: Woman found dead in Town of Tonawanda; police call it suspicious

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Man charged with woman’s death

TONAWANDA, N.Y. — A 51-year-old man is facing charges in connection to the death of a woman Tuesday night.

Mario Turner, Senior appeared in the Town of Tonawanda Court Wednesday afternoon. He was charged with criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a weapon.

Police say the woman was found dead inside a home on Dumas Place Tuesday. Investigators tell us they were initially investigating the incident as a suspicious death.

Turner has two prior felonies. He is being held without bond. 

The suspect is set to appear in court on Monday, May 6.

RELATED: Woman found dead in Town of Tonawanda; police call it suspicious

Read more at: https://www.wgrz.com/article/news/crime/man-charged-with-womans-death/71-1821b040-e132-4463-815e-d5c62ae07ab6

Man, 51, charged in Town of Tonawanda death of 49-year-old woman

A 51-year-old man was charged Wednesday in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found Tuesday night in a home on Dumas Place in the Sheridan Parkside neighborhood in the Town of Tonawanda.

Mario Turner was arraigned in Town of Tonawanda Court before Justice Daniel T. Cavarello on charges of criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a weapon.

Turner was being held without bail in the Erie County Holding Center, according to his public defender, Nicholas T. Texido, who said his client will seek to make an application for bail in New York State Supreme Court within the next few days.

A felony hearing for Turner was set for 11 a.m. Monday, Texido said.

Police

Read more at: https://buffalonews.com/2019/04/30/town-of-tonawanda-police-investigating-suspicious-death-in-sheridan-parkside-neighborhood/

Father of baby in ‘suspicious’ death arrested, charged with murder

“It’s not enough, I want to see him behind bars, forever,” Cayden’s aunt Christal Hipsher said. “But I’m glad he’s caught, I’m glad we know justice will be served. It makes it easier, not better, knowing that now he’ll be behind bars and will stay there. Knowing he won’t be able to enjoy his life, because we won’t be able to enjoy Cayden’s life.”

Read more at: http://www.fox19.com/2019/04/29/father-baby-suspicious-death-arrested-charged-with-murder/