Police were dispatched to East Lee Street shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday, and by 8:14 a.m., officers had arrived on scene, according to Mike Wood, spokesman for the Pensacola Police Department. Pensacola News Journal
Pensacola police have launched a homicide investigation after a body was found Wednesday morning at a home on East Lee Street.
James H. Royster, 66, of Pensacola, was found dead at 1035 E. Lee St., according to Mike Wood, spokesman for the Pensacola Police Department.
Police on Wednesday afternoon were questioning one suspect in the case, and Wood said there was no danger to the public. The suspect’s identify has not been released.
Authorities also have not released information on how Royster died
“The manner of death is still under investigation,” Wood said.
AUSTIN, TEXAS — A woman was found dead early Saturday along 6th Street, and police are trying to figure out how she may have died.
A police officer briefing reporters said the woman was found with injuries throughout her body as they responded to the 100 block of East 6th Street at around 4:15 a.m. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. No other details were shared, including the woman’s age, race or ethnicity. The officer at the press conference said police are trying to secure any available surveillance camera footage that may have captured the incident prior to the woman’s death. A reporter asked if perhaps the woman had leapt from a building, but the officer declined to provide specifics as is customary during the early phases of a police investigation. The officer asked motorists to avoid the area, which
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) – Update 9:35 a.m.: Anchorage Police say 25-year-old Martin Kignak has been arrested for Murder 2 in the death investigation on Benson Boulevard. Officers on patrol saw Kignak assaulting the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Monday afternoon police said the patrol officers saw the suspect kicking something, and when they went to investigate, discovered that Kignak was kicking the victim.
Police are still investigating how long the assault lasted and what led up to it.
The victim has not yet been identified as police work to notify family.
UPDATE: 7:45 a.m.: Benson Boulevard is back open after being closed for several hours due to a death investigation.
ORIGINAL: Benson Boulevard is closed between A Street and Denali Street for a suspicious death investigation. Officers with the Patrol Division discovered the body of an adult male at the intersection of Benson Boulevard and A Street. The