UPDATE (2:30PM): News 5 is told the 70-year-old woman’s son has been arrested for the murder on Cottage Hill Road. Carrol Croucher’s body was found inside the home Friday morning. 47-year-old Joseph Wood has been arrested and charged with murder. The woman appeared to have blunt force trauma. Police say that trauma came at the hands of her own son. Police tell News 5 that the son is cooperating with investigators and answering their questions. Police would not say exactly how the mother was killed or if her son used a weapon.
MOBILE, AL (WKRG) – Mobile Police are investigating the suspicious death of an elderly woman on Cottage Hill Road near Kasserine Pass.
Patrol officers responded to the home around 9:30 a.m. Friday.
“We’re canvassing the neighborhood, questioning residents, seeing if they can provide information to aid us in our investigation,” Lt. Charles Bagsby said.
WILLARD, Box Elder County — An Ohio man was found dead in a Willard garage Wednesday and another man was arrested a couple of hours later in Idaho for investigation of murder.
The body of Cody D. Henderson, 27, was found about 9 a.m. at 435 S. Main. Investigators believe he died due to blunt force trauma sometime early Wednesday morning.
Based on information collected at the scene, detectives “very quickly” developed a person of interest in the case, said Box Elder County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Dale Ward. About 11:45 a.m., it was announced that a man had been arrested in Idaho in connection with the death.
Chay Lance Blair, 25, who is the homeowner of the Willard residence where Henderson’s body was found, was arrested in an undisclosed area of Idaho, Ward said.
A possible motive for the killing was not known Wednesday. The Willard City Police Department
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