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Sheriff’s detectives investigate possible homicide in Bradenton

The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found Monday morning.

According to a release from MCSO Public Information Director Dave Bristow, a worker in the area discovered a body at about 8:35 a.m. in the 3500 block of 26th Avenue East.

Detectives arrived to find the body of a black male about 30 yards south of 26th Avenue East. The death is being treated as a homicide.

Detectives are working to identify the victim, and an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, according to the release.

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An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747- 3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634- TIPS.

Stay with Bradenton.com for updates.

Read more at: http://www.bradenton.com/news/local/crime/article194719954.html

SDPD Investigates Suspicious Death at Downtown Hotel as Homicide

The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) is investigating a suspicious death at the Peach Tree Inn in downtown as a homicide after a woman called 911 to say her husband was unresponsive.

The woman said she and her husband had a physical fight Friday night, according to Lt. Todd Griffin with the SDPD homicide unit, and around 9:30 a.m. Saturday the woman found him dead inside the room.

The woman, who said she and her husband live at the hotel located in the 900 block of F Street, was later arrested by SDPD officers.

“She is the only suspect in this case, however, we’re early on in this investigation we’re not quite sure how the whole thing transpired,” Lt. Griffin said.

The man appeared to have injuries to his upper torso, according to SDPD. 

Detectives are waiting for a search warrant to

Read more at: https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/SDPD-Investigates-Suspicious-Death-at-Downtown-Hotel-as-Homicide--469160733.html

Suspicious death Saskatoon’s 1st homicide of 2018

A suspicious death in Stonebridge is now Saskatoon’s first homicide of 2018.

Saskatoon police were called to the 100-block of Cope Crescent late Sunday morning to check on the welfare of a man.

Death of man in Stonebridge called suspicious by Saskatoon police

John McPherson, 60, was found dead inside a home.

A cause of death has not been released.

No arrests have been made.

Members of the major crime section continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


Read more at: https://globalnews.ca/news/3956473/stonebridge-suspicious-death-saskatoon-police-homicide/

Homicide detectives probing ‘suspicious’ death in north Etobicoke …

An 81-year-old-man has been charged with second-degree murder after a 76-year-old-woman was found dead in a north Etobicoke home late Wednesday, Toronto police say. 

Emergency crews were called to a residence on Farley Crescent near Callowhill Drive, in the Martin Grove Road and The Westway area, just after 9:30 p.m. for a medical complaint.

When officers arrived they found a woman without vital signs, suffering from severe injuries, Toronto police Const. David Hopkinson said on Twitter Wednesday night.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, paramedics told CBC Toronto. A male patient was transported to hospital, but paramedics would not release the nature of his injuries.

The woman’s death was initially deemed suspicious, but Thursday morning police ruled it a homicide.

This is Toronto’s first homicide of 2018. 

Read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/homicide-detectives-probing-suspicious-death-in-north-etobicoke-1.4472521

Police: Suspicious July death was a homicide – News – recordnet …

STOCKTON — Police announced Tuesday that a suspicious death in early July is now reclassified as a homicide, increasing Stockton’s total to 55 for 2017.

A 53-year-old man, who has not been identified by the San Joaquin County Coroner’s Office, was reported to have been attacked in the area of El Dorado and Worth streets about 4:34 p.m. on July 4.

Authorities could not find the victim at the location but later learned he had been taken to an area hospital.

The victim could not give officers a statement as he was unconscious and suffered major head trauma, but he died on July 7. Witnesses at the time told police three men were seen attacking the man.

Authorities did not release suspect information or a motive for the attack on Tuesday.

The Stockton Police Department is encouraging citizens to call if they have

Read more at: http://www.recordnet.com/news/20180103/police-suspicious-july-death-was-homicide

Peel homicide unit investigates suspicious death in Brampton after man struck and killed by car

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Read more at: https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2017/12/31/peel-homicide-unit-investigates-suspicious-death-in-brampton-after-man-struck-and-killed-by-car.html

APD investigate disturbing homicide in southeast Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police are investigating a disturbing homicide that occurred in southeast Albuquerque Saturday.

Police say the body was found by a neighbor.around noon in the Four Hills area near Autumnwood Street and Winterwood Street.

“The body has been very much traumatized, a lot of trauma to the body. So that’s why you see the massive amount of people out here,” said Officer Simon Drobik.

The body was in such awful condition, police could not tell the person’s gender.

Police say they have ruled out the possibility of an animal being involved.

At this point, there are no suspects in the case.

If you know anything, you are asked to call APD.

This was the second homicide that occurred in the metro Saturday, bringing the total number in Albuquerque this year to 74.


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Read more at: http://krqe.com/2017/12/23/apd-investigate-suspicious-death-in-southeast-albuquerque/

Suspicious death in Pelly Crossing was homicide, RCMP say

Yukon RCMP have identified the man found dead last week in Pelly Crossing as 37-year-old Derek Edwards, and have ruled his death a homicide.

Edwards’s death was reported to police last Wednesday, and the body was sent to Vancouver for an autopsy.

RCMP say the autopsy on Monday confirmed the death to be a homicide.

They’re asking anybody with information about Edwards’s death to contact Pelly Crossing RCMP at (867) 537-2677, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/pelly-crossing-homicide-derek-edwards-1.4456955

Suspicious death investigation in DeWitt ruled a homicide

Police are now investigating the suspicious death of a Town of DeWitt man a homicide.

Officers were called to the scene on North Midler Avenue at the Midler Meadows Trailer Park around 5:45 Thursday evening. When they arrived, they found 54-year-old Lyle Lyons dead inside his home.

Investigators say this is very much an ongoing investigation, and they’re still working to collect evidence and interview neighbors. Anyone with information is asked to contact DeWitt Police at tips@townofdewitt.com.

This is the second criminal investigation this week at the park. Police arrested two suspects in a shooting of an occupied vehicle days before. There were no injuries in that incident.

Read more at: http://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2017/12/15/suspicious-death-investigation-dewitt

DeWitt police: Suspicious death ruled homicide; victim identified

DEWITT, N.Y. — A suspicious death at a DeWitt trailer park has been ruled a homicide, the DeWitt Police Department announced Friday.

The victim has been identified as Lyle A. Lyons, 54. Lyons lives at Lot M6 at the trailer park, which is located at 407 N. Midler Ave., just north of Eastwood.

DeWitt police officers are actively working this investigation.

Police responded to the trailer park at 5:47 p.m. Thursday, where they found the man dead. They at first ruled the death suspicious before ruling it a homicide today.

The department is asking anyone with information to email the DeWitt police tip line at Tips@TownofDeWitt.com.

Read more at: http://www.syracuse.com/crime/index.ssf/2017/12/dewitt_police_suspicious_death_ruled_homicide.html