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“We’ll carry his spirit with us,” Memorial balloon release held for man following suspicious death

EDMOND, Okla. – Dozens of Sawyer English’s friends gathered at the Edmond vape shop where he worked on Saturday for a balloon release in his memory.

Police found Sawyer dead inside his home on Thursday, and the day his death was “clearly not of natural causes.

Sawyer’s boss John Losoncy says this is the least they could do.

“We`re here to celebrate the life of a beautiful young man,” Losoncy said.  “Edmond`s lost a wonderful young man, but at the same time we`ll carry his spirit with us.”

Losoncy said a few words to the crowd, led a prayer, then everyone let their balloons go.

Many shouted “we love you Sawyer” as they let them go.

His friends say if you knew nothing else about Sawyer, seeing this many people show up to say goodbye tells you enough.

“That explains it all.  It’s like nothing else needs to be said at that point. 

Read more at: https://kfor.com/2019/06/29/well-carry-his-spirit-with-us-memorial-balloon-release-held-for-man-following-suspicious-death/

City Police continue to investigate suspicious death at Oatsdale Park, release photo

MARTINSBURG — The Martinsburg Police Department continues to investigate the suspicious death of an 18-year-old male located deceased Monday on the bleachers of Oatsdale Park, Detective Sgt. Adam Albaugh said Wednesday in an emailed statement. 

Bo Harrison, of no fixed address, was wearing blue jeans, a light blue hooded sweatshirt and had a black “Steelers” backpack at the time of this death, police said Wednesday, accompanying a released photo. 

There are currently no updates on the status of the investigation. Anyone with details is encouraged to contact Detective Cpl. Luciano at 304-264-2100.

At approximately 9 a.m. Monday, the Martinsburg Police responded to a call for a deceased male at the park, located at 130 Tavern Road. Fire units also responded.

MPD detectives and Berkeley County Medical Examiner Rodney Jenkins were called to the scene and determined the death to be suspicious, according to the release.

Read more at: https://www.journal-news.net/journal-news/city-police-continue-to-investigate-suspicious-death-at-oatsdale-park/article_bd3baf1d-b630-51ba-adc0-27a958f10068.html

Dallas won’t release police files on slaying of prominent lawyer, despite judge’s order

Ira Tobolowsky, 68, was found dead inside his burning garage at his North Dallas home on May 13, 2016. The medical examiner’s office ruled his death a homicide — he died of blunt force injuries, smoke inhalation and burns.

His killer hasn’t been caught, and police have not named any suspects in the case.

In the petition filed in November, Dallas attorney Michael Tobolowsky wrote that based on a meeting with the Dallas police chief and the Tobolowsky family, as well as comments from other Dallas police representatives, “it is clear that the investigation … has gone ‘cold.'”

Read more at: https://www.dallasnews.com/news/dallas/2019/02/21/dallas-wont-release-policefiles-slaying-prominent-lawyer-despite-judges-order

Police say death in Beck Street apartment fire appears to be accidental, release name of victim

Police and fire investigators looking into ‘suspicious death’ on Beck Street.

Police and fire investigators looking into ‘suspicious death’ on Beck Street.

SALT LAKE CITY — Police and fire investigators are trying to determine how a man died Sunday morning.

Crews were called to reports of a fire at the apartments located at 1729 North Beck Street around 8:30 a.m.

There was no obvious fire when firefighters arrived, but they did locate the man who appeared to have been burned.

Originally, the case was being investigated as a ‘suspicious death,’ but just before noon, Salt Lake Police tweeted it appears to be an accidental fire.

They identified the victim as 51-year-old Jim Kavoukas, but his daughter tells Fox 13 he was 56.

Gardai release man (33) without charge after death of 65-year-old

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The house at Johnswood Drive remained sealed off this morning as members of the garda technical bureau prepared to carry out a further forensic examination at the scene.

The dead man is from Eastern Europe and one line of inquiry being investigated is that he was assaulted.

It is believed he was found in the hallway at the bottom of the stairs.

Gardai were first alerted to the house shortly after midnight yesterday December 11.

There, they found a man unresponsive and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was taken to the city morgue for a post mortem examination which is being carried out today at Our Lady’s Hospital Navan.

A 33-year-old man was arrested and questioned at Ashbourne garda station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

He was released on Wednesday evening.

The house is situated in a quiet cul

Read more at: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/gardai-release-man-33-without-charge-after-death-of-65yearold-37619023.html

Troopers release surveillance video in suspicious death investigation

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — Alaska State Troopers are asking for information from the public about a suspicious death on Nov. 21 in Fairbanks.

Image from surveillance video (Alaska State Troopers)

Troopers say the death occurred between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21 — the night before Thanksgiving — near College Road and Aurora Drive.

AST released video from a surveillance camera showing a white Volvo SUV pulling a rolled up piece of carpeting down what appears to be a driveway onto College Road near the Aurora subdivision.

That vehicle was found crashed on Ballaine Road later on Nov. 21.

AST asks that anyone with information about either incident, or who may have seen anyone leaving the scene of the accident on Ballaine Road, to call Alaska State Troopers at 907-451-5100.

Read more at: https://www.ktuu.com/content/news/Troopers-release-surveillance-video-in-suspicious-death-investigation-501938261.html