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Wilco deputies investigating suspicious death near Parmer Lane

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A 17-year-old Round Rock girl was killed and another injured in a crash Thursday evening after a truck driven by another young woman hit their car, according to a news release from Texas Highway Patrol. 

Tonya Olsze and Alexia Scordelis, both 17 years old, were headed southbound in a Plymouth Neon on County Road 117 near Bluffstone Drive in Round Rock.

State troopers say Olsze, who was driving, tried to make a left turn on Bluffstone Drive in front of a Chevy Silverado driven by Jasmine Olguin, 19, of Austin. The truck struck the car on the passenger side.

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Pasco deputies investigating suspicious death after body found in pond

Pasco County deputies are investigating the suspicious death of a man whose body was found floating in a pond in Zephyrhills on Tuesday afternoon.

Deputies, responding to a call around 4:30 p.m., found the body of the unidentified man in a small pond behind a Home Depot, about 300 yards west of Eiland Boulevard and 500 yards north of State Road 54.

The pond is located near a homeless camp, deputies say.

Foul play is suspected in the man’s death, deputies say.

This is a developing story. Stay with tampabay.com for updates.

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Deputies suspect ‘foul play’ after body found in Zephyrhills pond

A body found floating in a Zephyrhills pond on Tuesday afternoon may be the victim of foul play, according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office.

The man was found in a pond in the woods behind the Home Depot at 32715 Eiland Boulevard, near where State Road 54 intersects with Morris Bridge Road. Deputies received a call about the body at about 4:30 p.m.

The pond is located near a homeless camp, deputies say. The death remains under investigation, the agency said Wednesday, reiterating that foul play is suspected in this case.

The Sheriff’s Office released no other details about the incident, including whether the man has been identified.

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Deputies investigating suspicious death at Kissimmee Hotel

A suspicious death investigation is ongoing at a motel in Kissimmee, authorities confirmed.

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office went to the scene at the Star Motel on Irlo Bronson Highway. They said the investigation is active.

The victim was identified as Elias Otero, 23.

Investigators believe the victim was involved in an altercation at the motel that led to his death.

The death is being considered an isolated incident.

Those who live at the motel are anxious to learn who is responsible.

“I sleep right next door man. It’s crazy. I hear a bunch of voices this morning and my first instinct is to come out the door and see what’s going on. It’s crazy that when I came out of the door, my friends are telling me there’s a dead body right next door,” Jibriel Asante said.

WESH 2 News will bring you the latest developments as they become available.


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Body found at motel off 1-92, Osceola deputies call it suspicious deat

Osceola County deputies are investigating what they call a suspicious death after finding a body at a motel along Highway 1-92 Saturday afternoon. 

Around noon, deputies arrived at the Star Motel near Kissimmee Vineland Road. After discovering the body, they blocked off a stretch of the second floor balcony with crime scene tape. 

The death has been deemed suspicious, but the circumstances that may have led up to the person’s death have not been released. The identity of the victim has also not been released. 

Police say that this is an isolated incident.

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How two Douglas County deputies tracked down the suspect in four Northern Nevada murders

Nothing about the pale pink house on the residential street stuck out as different when Douglas County Sheriff’s Detective Ryan Young got out of his car at 1439 James Road in Gardnerville.

With lavender bushes dotting the landscaped front yard and a wind chime hanging from the white porch, it could’ve been almost any home in the picturesque town at the foot of dramatic snow-covered mountains 50 miles south of Reno. 

But inside that home was the first victim in a killing spree that would claim four lives and traumatize Northern Nevada for days. 

The case of Connie Koontz, 56, found dead in her house on Jan. 10, was the first murder investigation Young, 32, would lead since joining the sheriff’s department in 2007.  

When Sophia Renken, 74, was found shot to death three days later, Brandon Williamson, 34, was the first detective to

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Deputies investigate Palm Coast woman’s shooting death

Flagler County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the shooting death of a 75-year-old Palm Coast woman who’s body was found in her home Monday night.

According to dispatch notes from the Sheriff’s Office, a 9-1-1 call was received at 6:21 p.m. Monday from the woman’s husband who said that the couple had been arguing when he heard a gunshot and saw her lying on the bed. He told dispatchers she “is moving” but he did not want to get closer because he was afraid of what he might see.

First-responders arrived at the couple’s 26 Coral Reef Court South home about nine minutes later where they found Billye Boyd Jones, 75, dead inside. Her husband, Gary William Jones, 69, told dispatchers no one else was inside the home at the time and he was going to open the garage door and call a friend to “come

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Coroner IDs Greenville man found dead in roadway, deputies say his death is suspicious

A man was found dead in a Greenville County roadway Monday morning and deputies are investigating his death as a homicide.

William Raul Ramirez, 19, of Howell Road in Greenville was found dead. He suffered multiple injuries, a report from the Greenville County Coroner’s Office stated. Ramirez was injured and died at 10:30 p.m. Sunday night, the report stated.

Utility workers found Ramirez’s body at the end of Lakeside Road near Stables Road around 7:20 a.m. Monday, Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Ryan Flood said.

The cause and manner of death are still under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office and the Greenville County Coroner’s Office.

Deputies investigating suspicious death after body found in northern Skamania County

SKAMANIA COUNTY, WA (KPTV) – A body was found in a forested area near Cougar, Washington Thursday and now deputies are investigating how the person died.

At 2:15 p.m., the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a call about suspicious circumstances on forest road 83 near the junction of forest road 90. That area is about six miles east of Cougar.

Detectives responded to the scene and found a man who was dead. 

The sheriff’s office told FOX 12 the man’s body was found outside a burnt minivan. They did not immediately know the cause of death, but said the man’s body does not appear burnt.

The sheriff’s office said due to the lack of daylight, the scene was secured, and additional resources were requested to continue the investigation Friday morning.

The sheriff’s office said the investigation is in its early stages and no additional information is being released at this time.

Due to the investigation, there

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Sheriff’s deputies on scene of ‘suspicious death’ investigation in Oceano

UPDATE (5:13 p.m.) – The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office now confirms that a suspicious death under investigation in Oceano is a homicide.

Sheriff’s officials say they are in the process of notifying the victim’s next of kin. Autopsy results may be available as soon as Friday.

Investigators are expected to be at the scene until late Thursday evening.


UPDATE (2:15 p.m.) –   The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office says it is investigating a suspicious death in Oceano.

Deputies responded to the 1400 block of Strand Way Thursday after receiving a call at about 9:45 a.m. to check the welfare of someone at the location. Once on scene, they say they found a man dead inside.

At this time, the sheriff’s office is “conducting a full-scale investigation” to determine what happened.

Sheriff’s spokesperson Tony Cipolla says investigators are conducting interviews with neighbors and witnesses and are collecting evidence from the area.

Cipolla says it

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