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Coroner’s office identifies body found in lake


Timothy Cohee Duckworth

The Bartholomew County Coroner’s office has released the identity of the adult male found in a Ceraland Park lake on Tuesday.

The individual was identified as Timothy C. Duckworth, 22, of Columbus, according to Bartholomew County Coroner Clayton Nolting.

A Ceraland park employee discovered the body floating in the lake at about 11:20 a.m. Tuesday and notified Columbus police, who activated the Bartholomew County Death Investigation Team. The team is made up of Columbus police, Bartholomew County Sheriff deputies, Indiana State Police, the county coroner’s office and the prosecutor’s office.

Bartholomew County Prosecutor Bill Nash, who is the spokesman for the death investigation team, said Thursday that Duckworth’s death is being investigated as a “suspicious death.”

“If there are circumstances where foul play could be suspected, and since

Read more at: http://www.therepublic.com/2019/05/17/coroners_office_identifies_body_found_in_lake/

Coroner’s Report Reveals Cause Of Toddler’s ‘Suspicious’ Death

Sonora, CA — Sadly, an official coroner’s report has determined the death of a 22-month-old local child was due to blunt injuries.

Sonora Chief Turu VanderWiel contacted Clarke Broadcasting via email late Tuesday night to share that his department had received the results from the Stanislaus County Coroner’s Office indicating that

Read more at: https://www.mymotherlode.com/news/local/654505/coroners-report-reveals-cause-of-toddlers-suspicious-death.html

Shasta County coroner identifies woman found dead on island in Sacramento River

UPDATE 5:10 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019 – The Shasta County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman who was found dead on an island in the Sacramento River as Carol Marie Holmes, 64, of Redding. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

UPDATE 12:25 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2019 – The Redding Police Department said they do not believe foul play is suspected at this time, in connection to a body found alongside the Sacramento River. 

Investigators are still waiting for the results of an autopsy and toxicology report, which will be released this week. 

A family member reported finding the woman’s body on an island near Girvan Road Friday evening. 

REDDING, Calif. – The Redding Police Department is investigating a suspicious death after a woman was found dead alongside an island off the Sacramento River near Girvan Rd.

This incident happened at approximately 5:12 p.m. Friday in Redding.

Officers were dispatched to the island where a man had located a deceased female

Read more at: https://www.actionnewsnow.com/content/news/Redding-Police-are-investigating-a-suspicious-death-509807821.html

Suspicious death being investigated by coroner and sheriffs office

The Richmond County Coroner’s Office, along with the sheriff’s office, are on the scene of a suspicious death.

Coroner Mark Bowen said the death occurred in the 1400 block of Poplar Street.

No other information is being released as the investigation is ongoing.

Read more at: https://www.augustachronicle.com/news/20190506/suspicious-death-being-investigated-by-coroner-and-sheriffs-office

Family accuses local coroner of allowing organ donation at the expense of finding out why a teenager died

The Lifebanc representative goes on to say, “Okay. And with that being, I don’t know, there is a rumor, you know, yeah, an unusual case,”

Read more at: https://www.fox19.com/2019/05/05/family-accuses-local-coroner-allowing-organ-donation-expense-finding-out-why-teenager-died/

DA, coroner probe woman’s death inside apartment in Hamburg – 69News WFMZ

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UPDATE | Bibb coroner needs help finding next of kin for man found dead

MACON, Ga. — UPDATE | Bibb County’s coroner is asking for the public’s help in finding the next of kin for a man found dead Monday morning.

He said J.D. Parker had an extensive medical history and apparently died of natural causes. He described Parker as a 63-year-old white male.

He was found dead at his home on Rocky Creek Road after he failed to show up for work.

Anybody with information on Parker can call Jones at (478) 256-6716.

The coroner says the death is still under investigation.


Bibb investigators are asking questions after a man was found dead in his home Monday. 

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones says the victim was a 63-year-old man. 

Deputies initially went to the home in the 1700-block of Rocky Creek Road after the man’s employer said he did not report to work. 

Jones says there was no visible trauma to the body and no signs of forced entry to the

Read more at: https://www.13wmaz.com/article/news/local/deputies-investigating-suspicious-death-in-south-bibb/93-da94673f-4d4d-44c2-bcc9-878924d7f23b

Coroner investigating suspicious death, shots fired on April Drive in Augusta – WRDW

Thursday March 7, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office and the Coroner’s Office are investigating a suspicious death of a female.

Officials were called to the scene on the 2800 block of April Drive around 8:00 p.m. for a shooting. When deputies arrived, the female victim, 24-year-old Karrie Braswell, was found with at least one gunshot wound. Investigators are currently working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Braswell was pronounced dead at 8:50 p.m. from at least one gunshot wound. Braswell’s body is being taken to the GBI Crime Lab for autopsy.

Read more at: https://www.wrdw.com/content/news/Coroner-investigating-suspicious-death-on-April-Drive-in-Augusta-506858511.html

Coroner: ‘suspicious death,’ after man found dead in home in Caliente

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – A man was found dead in a home in Caliente Saturday afternoon.

The Kern County Fire Department responded to a call just before 5

Read more at: https://www.kget.com/news/local-news/coroner-suspicious-death-after-man-found-dead-in-home-in-caliente/1823931782