Auburn Police Officers responding to a welfare check discovered the body of an adult female Monday. The adult female’s roommate contacted police requesting a welfare check. APD Commander Steve Stocker shared that when officers arrived at the Lea Hill home, they had to force open the door to the decedent’s room.
The decedent was a tenant at the home in the 11500 Block of SE 320th Pl.
Stocker explained that as the manner of death is not obviously natural, a death investigation is required. Due to the open investigation Stocker was to share details of the deceased’s state.
This is an on-going story. We will provide updates as they become available.
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SPRING HILL, Fla. — On Monday morning, the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a suspicious death in Spring Hill.
- Dollar Tree on County Line Road taped off
- Deputies say there is no threat to the community
The investigation is at the Dollar Tree on County Line Road.
Deputies are being tight lipped now, however, the Dollar Tree location remains taped off.
According to a news release, the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office stated that it is conducting a death investigation on this property since late Sunday night.
It is unclear where on the property this happened – and what exactly investigators have found.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, there is no threat to the community at this time.
— Tim Wronka (@TimWronka) July 15, 2019
SPRING HILL, Fla. (FOX 13) – A body was located at a Dollar Tree in Spring Hill, and deputies say they are investigating it as a murder.
The victim was identified as 53-year-old Viviana Sanchez. Hernando County deputies said her body was found at the store’s property, which is located at 11155 County Line Road. Hernando County deputies said “all parties have been accounted for,” and there is no danger to the public.
Officials said an autopsy will be done to determine the exact cause of death. Detectives said they are interviewing a person of interest.
PASADENA, Calif. (KABC) — Pasadena police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a parking lot.
Police were called to a parking lot of a medical complex on Alessandro Place at 2:55 p.m. Sunday.
They found a woman in her late 60s there and she was pronounced dead at the scene.
“It appears she’s been there for at least several hours,” said Lt. Jesse Carrillo of the Pasadena Police Department. “A witness who happened to be walking through the parking lot noticed and called police.”
Detectives said there was some bruising on the body, but no obvious cause of death. The incident is being investigated as a suspicious death.
“We have no idea at this point whether this is some type of medical episode, there was some type of assault. We just don’t know, but we’re not ruling anything out,” Carrillo said.
Authorities said they’re searching for clues that will help
Police are investigating a suspicious death and are seeking witnesses after the body of a missing man was found in his home in Metchosin Friday.
On July 12, West Shore RCMP discovered the deceased adult male in his Metchosin residence on the 1000 block of Brookview Drive. The victim has been identified as 60-year-old Martin Payne.
Police said West Shore RCMP investigators were following up on a report that he was missing from work when they found him.
60-year-old Martin Payne was found dead in his Metchosin home after reports of him going missing. His F150 truck was found in Oak Bay. Police, major crimes investigating and treating it as suspicious. For more:https://t.co/Z61t1rB8hn pic.twitter.com/sLksxFwGUb
— Shalu Mehta (@ShaluMehta32) July 14, 2019
The death is being treated as suspicious and foul play is suspected. The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit (VIIMCU) is leading the investigation.
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FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) — Deputies have taped off a duplex on the 1800 block of S. Greenwood Ave. in Fort Smith.
According to Aric Mitchell with the Fort Smith Police Department, they are investigating a suspicious death.
Mitchell says they were called to the duplex for a welfare check around 5 p.m. Thursday (July 11).
Police confirmed that one person is dead, but no other details have been released at this time.
Stay with 5NEWS for more information on this developing story.
FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) — A man at the center of a suspicious death investigation in Fort Smith has been identified, and an arrest has been made.
Aric Mitchell with the Fort Smith Police Department said officers found 72-year-old William J. Dubois, Jr. deceased around 4:30 p.m. Thursday (July 11) after being dispatched to check the welfare of the person living at a duplex on Greenwood Ave.
Investigators were called to the scene and determined that Dubois’ death was not due to natural or self-inflicted injuries.
One person has been arrested in connection with the death. That person’s identity has not been released.
Mitchell says detectives are following several leads at this time and will release more information as they receive it.
Dubois’ wife told 5NEWS that he was a retired teacher for the Fort Smith
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Fresno County sheriff’s deputies are investigating after a woman was fatally shot in Parlier Wednesday night.
Deputies say a disturbance occurred after family members arrived at a home in the area of Manning and Zediker Avenues. Someone pulled out a gun, officials say, and a woman was struck by gunfire.
Investigators arrived to find the woman dead, and a confusing crime scene.
“We know some of the people that we are talking to live there,” said Lt. Jose Salinas. “But there are other family members who have shown up, so we don’t know exactly who lives there or who has just shown up because of what occurred at the home.”
Deputies are still gathering information from various interviews taken at the scene. At last report, no arrests have been made.
This is a developing story. Stay with us for updates.
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