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Wood County authorities investigating ‘suspicious death’ – Wtap

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. – Wood County authorities are investigating a “suspicious death” after the body of a white male was found behind a business on Emerson Avenue Friday morning.

Wood County Sheriff Steve Stephens say an employee from Pleasants Air Heating and Cooling, located in the 5200 block of Emerson Avenue, found the body behind the business and called 911.

A dispatch supervisor at the Wood County 911 center says deputies were dispatched after the call came in about 7:30 a.m.

Authorities have not released the name of the victim or additional details about the case pending notification of family members.

The Wood County coroner’s office was called to the scene.

We have a reporter at the scene will update this story online and during our newscasts as new information is available.

Read more at: http://www.thenewscenter.tv/content/news/Wood-County-authorities-investigating-suspicious-death--451861603.html

Sheriff: Suspicious death in Butte County ruled a homicide | The …

The suspicious death of a man whose body was found near Oroville on Thursday is being investigated as a homicide.

The Butte County Sheriff’s Office on Friday identified the man as 35-year-old John Prater of Oroville.

Deputies responded about 9 a.m. Thursday to a report of suspicious circumstances in the area of Crystal Pines Road, north of Oroville, and found Prater dead. Detectives launched an investigation due to the “suspicious nature” of the death, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.

Although announcing that the death is now being treated as a homicide, the Sheriff’s Office provided no details on the suspicious circumstances.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office’s investigation unit at 530-538-7671.

Read more at: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/crime/article177554951.html

Suspicious death investigated in Bultte County | The Sacramento Bee

Butte County sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the Oroville area Thursday morning.

Deputies responded about 9 a.m. to a report of suspicious circumstances in the area of Crystal Pines Road, north of Oroville, and found a deceased man. Detectives launched an investigation due to the suspicious nature of the death, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.

The Sheriff’s Office provided no details on the suspicious circumstances, saying that the investigation and just begun. The name of the individual has not been released.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office investigations unit at 530-538-7671.

Read more at: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/crime/article177326446.html

Death Investigation in Susquehanna County

THOMPSON TOWNSHIP — State police, the district attorney, and the coroner are investigating a man’s death in Susquehanna County.

Police tape surrounded a home on Potter Hill Road in Thompson Township Sunday afternoon.

State police confirmed Robert W. Hubal, 49, was found dead in the home around 11 a.m., and the death is considered suspicious.

“Troopers were called to a residence in Thompson Township in Susquehanna County this morning for a report of a male who was discovered deceased there,” said Trooper Mark Keyes, Pennsylvania State Police. “At this point, we are considering this a suspicious death. It is being investigated like a homicide. In this case, that is normal for us to do.”

Newswatch 16 spoke with a neighbor who knows the Hubal

Read more at: http://wnep.com/2017/10/01/death-investigation-in-susquehanna-county/

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Death – Ktvn

The University of Nevada women’s soccer team (1-10-0, 0-3-0 MW) could not complete its comeback against Mountain West foe Air Force (5-4-1, 2-0-1 MW) losing 2-1 in overtime on Friday night. 

Read more at: http://www.ktvn.com/story/36489267/washoe-county-sheriffs-office-investigating-suspicious-death

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Death

The University of Nevada women’s soccer team (1-10-0, 0-3-0 MW) could not complete its comeback against Mountain West foe Air Force (5-4-1, 2-0-1 MW) losing 2-1 in overtime on Friday night. 

Read more at: http://www.ktvn.com/story/36489267/washoe-county-sheriffs-office-investigating-suspicious-death

Mason County Deputies Investigate Suspicious Death

A body was found on a disc golf course in Mason County, now deputies are trying to figure out what may have happened.

The victim has been identified as a man from Mason County.

The Mason County sheriff says the death is considered suspicious.

Someone on the course on Jebavy Drive near Ludington came across the man’s body around 6 Sunday night.

It was that discovery that brought investigators to a disc golf course in Mason County.

They were back on scene Monday looking for more clues.

“There is a report that he had a bicycle. They’ve learned since last night that there may be a bicycle out there that they’re going to see if they can go back out and can find the bicycle or anything else that may lead to what caused his death,” said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The sheriff also says they don’t have much to go on to point to a

Read more at: http://www.9and10news.com/2017/09/25/mason-county-deputies-investigate-suspicious-death/