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Homicide unit investigating suspicious death of man in northwest Edmonton


Police investigate a house after a suspicious death was reported near Yellowhead Trail and 184 Street in Edmonton, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

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Postmedia

Read more at: https://edmontonjournal.com/news/crime/homicide-unit-investigating-suspicious-death-of-man-in-northwest-edmonton

Homicide detectives investigate after man dies at fire

WILTON MANORS — Florida detectives say they’re investigating the death of a man discovered inside a burning home.

A Broward Sheriff’s Office news release says 40-year-old John Young was pronounced dead at the scene Thursday night following a fire at a Wilton Manors home.

Homicide detectives are investigating the case as a suspicious death.

The medical examiner’s office will determine the cause of death.

The State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

Read more at: https://keysnews.com/article/story/homicide-detectives-investigate-after-man-dies-at-fire/

UPDATE: Pensacola police investigating suspicious death as a homicide


College Station police identify homicide victim found inside mobile home

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) — College Station police have identified a man they say is the victim of a homicide.

Osiel Benitez-Herrera (Photo submitted by family)

Police say a man called 9-1-1 around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday night, claiming he found his roommate dead inside their home at a mobile home park located in the 3000 block of Texas Avenue.

The victim is Osiel Benitez-Herrera, 30, according to police.

Family and neighbors insist the roommate is a suspect in this case, but police tell KBTX he is only being questioned.

College Station Police say the roommate claimed he heard a suspicious noise when he got home, got spooked and called the police.

Investigators are still interviewing witnesses.

The victim’s family says they last heard from him about an hour before he died. Police told them about his death early this morning.

Neighbors say they didn’t hear any

Read more at: https://www.kbtx.com/content/news/CSPD-questioning-roommate-in-suspicious-death-case--509655751.html

Pensacola police investigate homicide on East Lee Street

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Police were dispatched to East Lee Street shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday, and by 8:14 a.m., officers had arrived on scene, according to Mike Wood, spokesman for the Pensacola Police Department.
Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola police have launched a homicide investigation after a body was found Wednesday morning at a home on East Lee Street.

James H. Royster, 66, of Pensacola, was found dead at 1035 E. Lee St., according to Mike Wood, spokesman for the Pensacola Police Department.

Police on Wednesday afternoon were questioning one suspect in the case, and Wood said there was no danger to the public. The suspect’s identify has not been released.

Authorities also have not released information on how Royster died 

“The manner of death is still under investigation,” Wood said.

Edmonton homicide unit investigating suspicious death of 21-year-old man


Edmonton homicide detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a 21-year-old man at an apartment parking lot south of 122 Street and the Whitemud Freeway on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Shaughn Butts/Postmedia

Read more at: https://edmontonjournal.com/news/crime/edmonton-homicide-police-investigating-suspicious-death-of-21-year-old-man