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Officials await autopsy results in Williamson County teen’s death – Austin American

The Williamson County sheriff’s office is waiting for autopsy results on the suspicious death of an 18-year-old woman, said Patricia Gutierrez, a sheriff’s spokeswoman. She declined Monday to release the woman’s name.

Read more at: http://www.statesman.com/news/local/officials-await-autopsy-results-williamson-county-teen-death/wiFn4acHKUseuMFlXWRAjL/

Suspicious death ruled as homicide, Council Bluffs officials say

A suspicious Council Bluffs death was been ruled a homicide, according to officials.

Police identified the body of David Randall Simpson, 34, a homeless man, as the victim of the homicide.

Council Bluffs police are investigating after Simpson’s body was discovered Monday by a man who was walking his dog.

Officers responded to a vacant property near West Broadway Avenue and South 10th Street following the report of a dead body, police said in a news release.

The body was discovered in a grass lot north of the building.

An autopsy determined the cause of a death was by blunt force trauma.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 712-328-7867.

Read more at: http://www.ketv.com/article/council-bluffs-police-investigating-suspicious-death/14409924

Officials Investigate Suspicious Death of Man Found After Fire at Illegal Dwelling in East Los Angeles

Suspicious circumstances are being investigated after a man was found dead following a fire that broke out in a 10 foot by 10 foot shed in East Los Angeles on Friday, officials said.

Ground crews first responded to reports of a blaze in the 600 block of Fetterly Avenue around 9:30 a.m., according to supervisor Jeremy Stafford with the L.A. County Fire Department.

Smoke billowing from the area was first noticed by L.A. County sheriff’s deputies, who called the fire department, according to a sheriff’s press release.

A small shed in East Los Angeles that was being inhabited despite housing codes was badly damaged in a fire on Nov. 24, 2017. (Credit: L.A. County Fire Dept.)

A small shed in East Los Angeles that was being inhabited despite housing codes was badly damaged in a fire on Nov. 24, 2017. (Credit: L.A. County Fire Dept.)

Upon arrival,

Read more at: http://ktla.com/2017/11/24/man-found-dead-after-fire-at-illegal-dwelling-in-east-los-angeles/

Officials Investigate Suspicious Death of Man Found After Fire at …

Suspicious circumstances are being investigated after a man was found dead following a fire that broke out in a 10 foot by 10 foot shed in East Los Angeles on Friday, officials said.

Ground crews first responded to reports of a blaze in the 600 block of Fetterly Avenue around 9:30 a.m., according to supervisor Jeremy Stafford with the L.A. County Fire Department.

Smoke billowing from the area was first noticed by L.A. County sheriff’s deputies, who called the fire department, according to a sheriff’s press release.

A shed in East L.A. that authorities say was in violation of housing codes is seen scorched after a man died in a fire there on Nov. 24, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

A shed in East L.A. authorities say was in violation of housing codes is seen scorched after a man died in a fire there on Nov. 24, 2017.

Read more at: http://ktla.com/2017/11/24/man-found-dead-after-fire-at-illegal-dwelling-in-east-los-angeles/

No charges filed in suspicious death; officials await toxicology report

Officials are awaiting the toxicology reports related to the death of a 3-month-old girl reported over the weekend in Great Falls before closing the case. 

Cascade County Attorney Josh Racki said no charges have been filed so far in relation to the investigation. That could change, pending the results of the toxicology report, he said.

The Great Falls Police Department confirmed on Sept. 9 it was investigating a suspicious death uncovered earlier that morning. Department officials said there is no danger to the public related to the incident. 

No other details are available pending the investigation’s conclusion. 

Read more at: http://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/news/crime/2017/09/12/no-charges-filed-suspicious-death-officials-await-toxicology-report/657808001/

Officials investigating suspicious death in Gogebic County

IRONWOOD, Mich. (WLUC) – Ironwood Public Safety and Beacon Ambulance were dispatched to a medical call in the City of Ironwood on Monday at approximately 10:20 a.m. Officers were advised that the victim was unresponsive and not breathing.

Prior to IPSD and Beacon staff arriving on scene, CPR was initiated by someone at the residence. Despite everyone’s effort the man passed away.

It is suspected at this time the incident may be related to heroin or other illegal controlled substance.

Officers from the Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics team assisted in the incident. In relation to the investigation, officers arrested a 34-year-old Minnesota woman. She was charged with delivering less than 50 grams of a mixture containing the controlled substance – heroin. The penalty for the charge is a 20-year felony and/or $25,000 fine. She is currently lodged at the Gogebic County Sheriff Department on a $100,000 cash

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Officials investigating suspicious death in Gogebic County – WLUC

IRONWOOD, Mich. (WLUC) – Ironwood Public Safety and Beacon Ambulance were dispatched to a medical call in the City of Ironwood on Monday at approximately 10:20 a.m. Officers were advised that the victim was unresponsive and not breathing.

Prior to IPSD and Beacon staff arriving on scene, CPR was initiated by someone at the residence. Despite everyone’s effort the man passed away.

It is suspected at this time the incident may be related to heroin or other illegal controlled substance.

Officers from the Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics team assisted in the incident. In relation to the investigation, officers arrested a 34-year-old Minnesota woman. She was charged with delivering less than 50 grams of a mixture containing the controlled substance – heroin. The penalty for the charge is a 20-year felony and/or $25,000 fine. She is currently lodged at the Gogebic County Sheriff Department on a $100,000 cash

Read more at: http://www.uppermichiganssource.com/content/news/Officials-investigating-suspicious-death-in-Gogebic-County-442054233.html

Officials investigating ‘suspicious’ death of man in Deerfield, sheriff’s …

A man was found dead in a Deerfield apartment Saturday morning in what officials are calling a “suspicious” death, the Dane County Sheriff’s Office said.

The 28-year-old man was involved in a physical altercation at a tavern before being discovered around 8:30 a.m. in the apartment off Washburn Road, the sheriff’s office said. The man got in an altercation with another man late Friday night or early Saturday either inside Kurt’s Never Inn, 26 N. Main St., or outside of the establishment, according to the sheriff’s office.

A person of interest is in custody at the Dane County Jail on a probation hold, the sheriff’s office said. Anyone who witnessed the altercation is asked

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