A 17-year-old Utah girl was found fatally shot at a house party over the weekend, in a case police are probing as “suspicious.”
The Unified Police Department received a 911 call Saturday around 10:20 p.m. claiming high school senior Kaylissa O’Leary accidentally shot herself at the bash in Taylorsville — but cops aren’t sure if that’s exactly what happened.
“We are investigating this as a suspicious death because we do not know exactly who had that gun,” Sgt. Melody Gray told Fox13 on Sunday. “We don’t know if she had it.”
“What led up to this? Was it indeed an accident? Was it intentional?” Gray asked. “We don’t know at this point.”
Most of the party-goers fled the home, so cops weren’t able to interview them, Gray said.
Detectives are looking for witnesses and awaiting an autopsy report.
The car O’Leary drove to the party, a blue 2010 Honda Civic, was initially missing. Police announced
The death of Kaylissa O’Leary has police officers in Utah stumped. The teen was at a house party when gunfire claimed her life. Along with trying to get witnesses to talk, police are also looking for the 17-year olds car. It hasn’t been seen since she drove it to the party.
Police in Utah are investigating the shooting that killed a 17-year-old girl at a house party over the weekend in what officials described as a “suspicious” death.
The Unified Police Department said the incident happened around 10:20 p.m. on Saturday at a home in Salt Lake County, when someone called 911 saying the teen, Kaylissa O’leary, had shot herself.
But on Sunday, police said they are now considering her death to
The residence at the centre of the investigation is known to police, and officers have attended there on different occasions.
Early in the morning on June 5, the Fredericton Fire Department responded to the call of a structure fire. They quickly extinguished the blaze, and police were later called to investigate the discovery of the victim inside.
The man, Ricky Garcia, 57, said he didn’t remember anything else about the altercation that left Christopher Peckham, 49, dead at the men’s home at 583 Anderson Ave., police said. Garcia was arrested Monday on a charge of first-degree manslaughter and was in custody early Tuesday on $250,000 bail.
Montreal police are investigating a man’s death in the downtown borough of Ville-Marie Saturday evening.
A janitor called 911 after finding man who was “possibly dead” in a rooming house on Hôtel-de-Ville Avenue near René-Lévesque Boulevard.
The man, in his fifties, was pronounced dead on the scene at around 7:30 p.m. and it is considered a “suspicious death” because the body shows signs of violence, according to Montreal police spokesperson Const. Véronique Dubuc.
By early Sunday morning, forensic investigators were still on the scene, which had been cordoned off throughout the night as police work to determine the circumstances behind the man’s death.