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Bond set at $500,000 for suspect in Wausau shooting death

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) — Police say a 19-year-old man found dead Friday at home on Wausau’s west side died from a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was identified as Troy Wilcox.

An investigation began around 3 p.m. on June 7. Officers and ambulance were dispatched to a home on the 300 block N 2nd Avenue for a report of teen that had died. The reporting party was a family member, according to police.

The death was deemed suspicious and investigated as a homicide.
Witnesses said Wilcox was last seen alive at home in the early morning hours while drinking with a group of friends. One of the friends, David Anselmo, 19, was said to be the last friend at the party.

While officers spoke with the family, Anselmo returned to the scene.

Police say he

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Police investigate fatal shooting in Indian Springs Apartments in South Bend





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Man found dead after hotel shooting in North Austin, police say – Austin American

Austin police say a 28-year-old man was found dead at a North Austin hotel room Sunday night and authorities are investigating it as a homicide.

Police received at 8:05 p.m. a 911 report of shots fired in the Quality Inn and Suites Downtown North at 7928 Gessner Dr. Witnesses said they saw several individuals running through the hotel lobby around the time of the incident, Officer Marcos Johnson said.

Officers responding to the call saw a door open in one of the floors and found a man down with signs of trauma, Johnson said. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police did not say how the victim died and have not identified him pending notification to next of kin. The Travis County Medical Examiner’s office will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death, officials said.

The shooting appears to

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Police seek people of interest after fatal shooting at north Austin hotel

UPDATE: Police identify victim in Greenfield shooting – WBBJ

UPDATE: Police have identified the victim in the Friday shooting as 47-year-old Jennifer Sanders of Greenfield. Police say they are investigating the fatal shooting as a suspicious death.

Investigators say they believe the shooting is an isolated incident.


GREENFIELD, Tenn. — Greenfield police and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are investigating the death of a woman found in her Forest Street home Friday afternoon.

According to a news release, Greenfield police responded to the home on the 100 block of Forest Street around 3:45 p.m. Friday and found the woman dead from a gunshot wound.

The woman has not been identified. Her body has been taken for an autopsy to determine cause of death.

Police are not currently searching for any suspects.

Read more at: https://www.wbbjtv.com/2019/04/22/police-tbi-investigate-womans-death-in-greenfield/

Spanish Lake 14-year-old dies after accidentally shooting himself

SPANISH LAKE, Mo. – A 14-year-old Spanish Lake boy died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself while playing with a gun.

St. Louis County police said Evione Holts was shot inside of his home in the 1700 block of Parktree Lane around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday.

“When you see yellow tape was up, I knew something bad had happened. You know somebody lost their life,” said a neighbor.

At one point, authorities termed it a suspicious death but the investigation later revealed Holts accidentally shot himself while mishandling a firearm.

Residents said Holts and his family moved in the neighborhood a few years ago. Police said they’re still working to determine the circumstances that led up to the deadly shooting, how Holts got a hold of the weapon, or who the gun belong too.

Detectives said no adults were home when the shots were fired.

It’s unclear at this point if anyone will face charges.

“It’s heartbreaking to

Read more at: https://kplr11.com/2019/04/15/spanish-lake-14-year-old-dies-after-accidentally-shooting-himself/

1 man killed, 2 other people injured in shooting at Whyte Avenue bar

Edmonton police homicide detectives are investigating after one person was killed and two others injured in a shooting at a bar off Whyte Avenue early Sunday morning.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. at Xhale Lounge, a hookah bar on 101 Street south of 82 Avenue.

Police said there was an altercation in the bar prior to the shooting. Shortly after, police believe a man approached the bar from outside and fired several rounds through the windows before fleeing. Several people were inside at the time.

Officers arrived to find a man dead inside the bar. Police said two other people sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the shooting. (Edmonton police at first said two people were killed, but later clarified that only one person had died.)

Bruce Conway with Alberta Health Services said EMS responded within 10 minutes of the shooting, but the victim was dead

Read more at: https://globalnews.ca/news/5090864/edmonton-xhale-lounge-suspicious-death/

Beaver Dam police investigating ‘suspicious death’ after shooting Saturday afternoon – WTMJ

BEAVER DAM, Wis. — Police in Beaver Dam are investigating a “suspicious death” after a shooting inside a home Saturday afternoon.

Police said around 2:45 p.m., they responded to a report of gunfire inside a home on East Third Street. Upon arrival, they found one woman shot to death.

WISC-TV reports

a male suspect was arrested without incident Saturday afternoon and is being held at the Dodge County Jail, awaiting charges. Officers said the shooting was targeted and they’re working to determine the relationship between the woman and the man.

Several adults and one child were also in the house when officers arrived. Investigators are working to figure out their relationship to the victim was. Investigators said they believe the person who

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