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‘Suspicious death’ investigated in Fort Smith

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA) — Three more people turned themselves into authorities for keeping a gambling house in Springdale.

Glen Calhoun, 72, Tammie Calhoun, 57, and Lindsey Calhoun, 29, turned themselves into Springdale Police this morning at 8 a.m.

Read more at: https://www.nwahomepage.com/news/suspicious-death-investigated-in-fort-smith/

Suspicious death investigated in University City

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A 57-year-old man was found dead under suspicious circumstances Monday in a neighborhood near Marian Bear Memorial Park.

The fatality in the 5300 block of Bothe Avenue in University City was reported about 6:15 a.m., according to San Diego Police Department public- affairs Officer Billy Hernandez.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and due to the circumstances of the death, homicide detectives were called in to investigate, according to Hernandez, who said a possible suspect in the case was taken into custody for questioning.

The detainee’s identity was not immediately available.

Read more at: https://www.kusi.com/suspicious-death-investigated-in-university-city/

Suspicious death investigated in Little Rock, police say

Detectives are investigating a suspicious death in Little Rock on Monday morning, authorities said.

Officers were dispatched to 1501 Elm St. at about 10:45 a.m. on an “unknown trouble call,” according to Little Rock police dispatch logs.

Once there, authorities found a deceased male, whose death is being regarded as suspicious, police said. Little Rock police spokesman Officer Eric Barnes said authorities were gathering more information.

An official at the Pulaski County coroner’s office said she didn’t have any information about the death Monday morning.

Check back for updates and read Tuesday’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

Read more at: https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2019/jul/08/suspicious-death-little-rock-investigated-police-s/

Elderly man’s death at South Vancouver investigated as suspicious

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Homicide Investigators continue to scour a South Vancouver neighbourhood searching for any evidence following the suspicious and sudden death of an elderly man.

Police arrived at McIver Appliance Sales and Services at 8:30 Wednesday morning near Ontario Street and East 69th avenue, where 78-year-old John Leslie McIver was found dead.

It’s not clear exactly how he died, but police say the death is sudden and suspicious.

So far no arrests have been made, no word on possible suspects, and police remain in the area scouring the scene for evidence.

NEWS 1130 made a call to the business, but it went to the answering machine, which has since been turned off.

It’s not clear if McIver was an employee or owner of the business.

– With files from Sonia Aslam

 

Read more at: https://www.citynews1130.com/2019/06/26/sudden-suspicious-death/

Police: Death of 36-year-old Kan. man investigated as a homicide

SHAWNEE COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are now investigating the suspicious death of a Kansas man and have identified the victim.

Crime scene tape in the yard of the home photo by Grant Stephens courtesy WIBW TV

Just before 10a.m. Monday, police were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of SW Wayne in Topeka in reference to the discovery of the body of a man in the house, according to Lt. Andrew Beightel.

Officers located the body identified as 36-year-old John K. Waller and he was pronounced dead by medical personnel.

There were several suspicious circumstances witnessed by the responding officers so, the residence was secured and crime scene officers and detectives investigated the scene.

Through evidence found at the crime scene and information from the coroner’s office, police are  investigating this crime as a homicide

Read more at: https://www.hayspost.com/2019/06/19/police-death-of-36-year-old-kan-man-investigated-as-a-homicide/

TPD: "Suspicious death" being investigated as a homicide

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) — The Topeka Police Dept. continues to investigate the death of a 36-year-old man found dead Monday morning inside a central Topeka home.

According to police, officers found John K. Waller’s body inside the house, in the 700 block of SW Wayne Ave., near Children’s Park, around 9:45 a.m.

The officers reportedly noticed “several suspicious circumstances” that led them to bring in detectives and crime scene investigators.

TPD says they are investigating his death as a homicide.

Anyone with information about the death is asked to call the Topeka Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau at 785-368-9400 or Shawnee Co. Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007. Anonymous tips can also be made to http://www.p3tips.com/128.

Read more at: https://www.wibw.com/content/news/Man-found-dead-in-Topeka-home-identified-511467522.html

Death of Woman Found in Mid-City Investigated as Homicide: Officials

The death of a woman found unconscious in Mid-City is being investigated as homicide, the Los Angeles Police Department said Thursday.

The woman, who has only been described as being in her 40s, was found near Pico and Crenshaw boulevards, Officer Jeff Lee said. Police were called to the scene about 12:57 a.m.

No information about any possible injuries or cause of death has been released by LAPD. But Lee said police were investigating the incident as a “suspicious death” and later said it was deemed a homicide.

No other details have been released.

KTLA’s Alexandria Hernandez and Nidia Becerra contributed to this report. 

Read more at: https://ktla.com/2019/06/13/lapd-investigating-suspicious-death-of-woman-found-in-mid-city-officials-say/

‘Suspicious death’ being investigated by Fargo Police

FARGO, N.D. (KVLY) UPDATE: Fargo Police say, ‘At first, the circumstances appeared suspicious, but further investigation and preliminary findings from the medical examiner indicate likely suicide. The case is still pending investigation.’
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ORIGINAL: A woman found dead in her south Fargo apartment on May 27 is described as ‘suspicious’ in search warrants filed recently.

According to documents, Fargo Police were sent to 3331 15th Ave. S in Fargo after a man called 911 to report that he found his live-in girlfriend dead with a phone cord around her neck in a bedroom closet.

The man told police that he and his girlfriend had been together since December 2018, but was getting tired of dealing with her alcohol and drug use. He also made statements such as ‘he was trying to get rid of her’ and said he was trying to send her back to New York.

Documents say

Read more at: https://www.valleynewslive.com/content/news/Suspicious-death-being-investigated-by-Fargo-Police-510819041.html

DEVELOPING: Body found in Wapato being investigated as "suspicious death" – YakTriNews KAPP

DEVELOPING: Body found in Wapato being investigated as

WAPATO, Wash. – Authorities are investigating a body found Friday night in Wapato as a “suspicious death”. 

The deceased person was found about 8 p.m. near U.S. Highway 97 and West Wapato Road.

The Yakima County coroner’s office confirmed there was a body found and that the death was suspicious, but declined to release further information.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

The investigation is being

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