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Jamestown man charged with murder soon after police find body …

A Jamestown man was charged with murder shortly after police discovered the body of man in a driveway early Saturday morning.

Brian M. Korzeniewski

Police were called to the 500 block of East 6th Street just after 4:45 a.m. and found the body of a man face-down in the driveway.

Police identified the victim as Michael A. Bull and determined that he died because of  blunt force trauma.

Brian M. Korzeniewski, 51, was charged with second-degree murder and is being held in the city jail pending arraignment.

The Chautauqua County District Attorney’s Office and the county’s Forensic Investigation Team participated in the investigation.

Read more at: http://buffalonews.com/2017/08/19/jamestown-police-probing-suspicious-death/

Two charged in connection to suspicious death in Clearwater area …

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men in connection with the death investigation of a body found on Avalon Lane in the Clearwater/Beech Island earlier this month.

Christopher Blitchington, 38, of Langley, was arrested on Aug. 10. He is charged with accessory after the fact to felony or murder, trafficking 10 grams or more of meth or cocaine and failure to stop for blue light, according to jail records.

He is charged along with Dylan Seth Raborn, 23, who was arrested by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at the end of a vehicle pursuit on Aug. 11 in Clearwater, according to the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.

Raborn was wanted on the charge of accessory after the fact in the death of an unidentified man, who body was found the morning of Aug. 4 on the 200 block of Avalon Lane, said Capt. Eric Abdullah with the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.

The identity

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UPDATE: Man formally charged in suspicious death investigation – WNDU

UPDATE: Late Friday night, police announced that Kennedy Kafatia was charged with neglect of a dependent, a level 1 felony.

Kennedy Kafatia

ORIGINAL STORY
A 48-year-old man died earlier this week under suspicious circumstances, and investigators are still trying to figure out if anyone was to blame.

Roy Martinez was a resident of a group home for people with mental challenges. When police arrived at Melcalf House on Riverside Court in South Bend around 12:30 a.m. on Thursday they found Martinez bleeding and administered CPR. After Martinez died, police arrested the man hired to care for the residents of the home—32 year old Kennedy Kafatia.

“That’s a big shock to this community. I believe I know if other communities hear about it on the news they’re going to be startled too,” said Anna Arvia who lives nearby. “I knew Roy

Read more at: http://www.wndu.com/content/news/Group-home-resident-dies-caretaker-remains-in-jail-438607603.html

Tampa man charged with murder in suspicious death of 19-year-old

TAMPA, Fla. – A Tampa man was arrested on Thursday for killing a 19-year-old man whose body was discovered in a vacant lot on Tuesday.

Hillsborough County deputies arrested 20-year-old Angel Edwin Romero-Rivera at his home on Thursday without incident for the murder of Geovany Edwin Milla-Murillo. 

Detectives began conducting an investigation into what they referred to as a “suspicious death” on Tuesday. Around 1:30 p.m., HCSO detectives found Milla-Murillo’s body in a vacant lot on the corner of 131st Avenue and N. Taliaferro Avenue in Tampa.

The Hillsborough County Medical Examiner ruled the official cause of the death a homicide. Milla-Murillo had at least one gunshot wound to the upper body.

Deputies say that the motive was domestic related, but have not provided more details at this time. Romero-Rivera was arrested on Thursday and charged with First Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery intended harm, two counts of False Imprisonment, Possession of Heroin and two counts

Read more at: http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-hillsborough/tampa-man-charged-with-murder-in-suspicious-death-of-19-year-old

Tampa man charged with murder in suspicious death of 19-year-old …

TAMPA, Fla. – A Tampa man was arrested on Thursday for killing a 19-year-old man whose body was discovered in a vacant lot on Tuesday.

Hillsborough County deputies arrested 20-year-old Angel Edwin Romero-Rivera at his home on Thursday without incident for the murder of Geovany Edwin Milla-Murillo. 

Detectives began conducting an investigation into what they referred to as a “suspicious death” on Tuesday. Around 1:30 p.m., HCSO detectives found Milla-Murillo’s body in a vacant lot on the corner of 131st Avenue and N. Taliaferro Avenue in Tampa.

The Hillsborough County Medical Examiner ruled the official cause of the death a homicide. Milla-Murillo had at least one gunshot wound to the upper body.

Deputies say that the motive was domestic related, but have not provided more details at this time. Romero-Rivera was arrested on Thursday and charged with First Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery intended harm, two counts of False Imprisonment, Possession of Heroin and two counts

Read more at: http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-hillsborough/tampa-man-charged-with-murder-in-suspicious-death-of-19-year-old

Mom, boyfriend charged after toddler’s suspicious death to appear in court

HOUSTON — A mother and her boyfriend are set to go before a Harris County judge Tuesday after the woman’s 2-year-old son was found unresponsive at a southwest Houston home over the weekend, according to court documents.

Rajfik Dominique Keating, 24, and Lynettte Monique Gasper-Washington, 25, are charged with injury to a child.

Police responded to a 911 call at 10 p.m. Saturday in the 7500 block of Creekbend Drive. When officers arrived, paramedics were performing CPR on the child before placing him into an ambulance, the Houston Police Department said.

The boy was taken to Southwest Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Homicide is investigating whether foul play or natural circumstances led to the toddler’s death since the boy had several visible injuries. Investigators said the mother and her boyfriend hit the child with their hands, beat the boy with a belt and

Read more at: http://cw39.com/2017/06/25/hpd-investigating-2-year-old-found-unresponsive-in-sw-houston/

Mom, boyfriend charged after toddler’s suspicious death to appear in …

HOUSTON — Capital murder charges are possible for a mother and her boyfriend after the suspicious death of the woman’s 2-year-old son at a southwest Houston home over the weekend, prosecutors said.

Rajfik Dominique Keating, 24, and Lynettte Monique Gasper-Washington, 25, went before a Harris County judge on Tuesday morning.

The couple is currently charged with injury to child, but the offense could be upgraded as investigators uncover disturbing new details about the child’s home life.

The Houston Police Department responded to a 911 call in the 7500 block of Creekbend Drive around 10 p.m. on Saturday. When officers arrived, paramedics were performing CPR on the unresponsive toddler before placing the boy into an ambulance.

The victim was taken to Southwest Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Homicide is investigating whether foul play or natural circumstances led to the toddler’s death since the boy had

Read more at: http://cw39.com/2017/06/25/hpd-investigating-2-year-old-found-unresponsive-in-sw-houston/

Man charged with murder in Moore County shooting

CARTHAGE, N.C. (WNCN) — Authorities in Moore County say they have made an arrest after a deadly shooting in Carthage Saturday.

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A 63-year-old man was found by deputies in a Carthage home after a “suspicious death” was reported around 7:45 a.m., the Moore County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

Deputies said the man died after he was shot once in the chest.

Throughout the day Saturday, deputies were at the scene along Union Pines Drive.

Kevin Vaughn of Broadway is currently being held with no bond for murder in the case, deputies said Saturday evening.

The name of the victim will not be released until after the next of kin have been appropriately notified.

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