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Police investigate suspicious death on north Jefferson

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. Springfield Police say they are investigating a suspicious death on north Jefferson avenue.

Police say they responded to a call of a male not breathing around 4:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon. Officers located the victim unresponsive in a gazebo. The man was identified as 56 year old Paul D. Biggs of Springfield. First responders attempted to revive Biggs but he died at the scene.

Detectives ask that if you have any information about this incident, contact the Springfield Police Department.

Read more at: https://www.ky3.com/content/news/Police-investigate-suspicious-death-on-north-Jefferson-510126481.html

UPDATE: Police name victim in suspicious death in Proctor

PROCTOR, Vt. (WCAX) – Vermont State Police are investigating the suspicious death of Melanie Rooney, 31, that was reported early Saturday, on Market Street in Proctor.

State police were notified of the death just before 5 a.m. Saturday.

Market Street was closed while investigators and the Crime Scene Search Team gathered evidence.

Police say it appears to be an isolated incident, and there is no danger to the public.

An autopsy is planned for Sunday, at the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office in Burlington to confirm the victim’s identity and determine the cause and manner of death.

Police ask that anyone with information that could be relevant to the investigation call the Rutland Barracks at 802-773-9101.

Read more at: https://www.wcax.com/content/news/Police-investigating-suspicious-death-in-Proctor-510116431.html

UPDATE: Police make arrest in suspicious death along Rivanna Trail

ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) — The Albemarle County Police Department says a man has been arrested in connection with a murder near the Rivanna River on Thursday night.

Forty-nine-year-old Allan Ray Via of Charlottesville was arrested Friday night for the death of 24-year-old Cody Jason Cappel.

Police say Cappel was shot multiple times.

His body was found along the trails near the Rivanna River and Peter Jefferson Parkway on Thursday night.

Police say the two men knew each other and were living in tents along the river.

Via is facing charges of second-degree murder and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon.

He is currently being held the Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Jail without bond.

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The Albemarle County Police Department says a body was found along the Rivanna Trail on Thursday night, and an investigation is now underway into what is being called a suspicious death.

The body of

Read more at: https://www.cbs19news.com/content/news/Police-investigate-discovery-of-a-body-510048721.html

Police investigating ‘suspicious death’ of man found unconscious at Dave Matthews Band concert


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Police investigate suspicious death at Hollywood Casino Amphitheater

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. – A 44-year-old man died hours after he was found unconscious at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheater late Wednesday evening.

According to a spokesperson for the Maryland Heights Police Department, medical personnel found the man around 11:10 p.m. on the concrete pathway between the seats and the lawn area in the amphitheater shortly after the Dave Matthews Band concert had ended.

Investigators said he was suffering from at least two head injuries. The man was rushed to a local hospital where he died several hours later from an apparent head injury.

The man was at the Dave Matthews concert with his wife.

Police did not identify the man but a Jefferson City media outlet identified him as Jasen Smith in a report featuring information from his wife, Darcy Smith.

Darcy told authorities her husband went back into the amphitheater after the concert to get a shirt that they had bought and had been

Read more at: https://fox2now.com/2019/05/17/police-investigate-suspicious-death-at-hollywood-casino-amphitheater/

Albemarle County Police Investigate after Body Found on Rivanna – WVIR

Anyone that was on the Rivanna Trail between 6 am and 8 pm on Thursday, May 16, that may have seen something suspicious, please call Crime Stoppers at 434-977-4000 or crimestoppers@albemarle.org.

Read more at: https://www.nbc29.com/story/40490679/albemarle-county-police-investigate-after-body-found-on-rivanna-trail