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Woman questioned about Athens man’s suspicious death was free on bond

A woman who was questioned in connection with an Athens man’s suspicious Oct. 2 death was free on bond from an arrest last month on drug and burglary charges, according to court documents.

The documents were filed in Clarke County Superior Court last week, the day after the death of 41-year-old Jovan Shanta Campbell, who witnesses told police died after he was struck in the head with a baseball bat by a woman with whom he was having a verbal altercation at his home on Park Ridge Court.

Despite statements by eyewitnesses, an autopsy found no indications Campbell died from a blow to the head by a bat, according to police. An officer who responded to a 911 call noted in a police report that when viewing Campbell’s body he “did not notice any major signs of injury or blood on him.”


Read more at: http://onlineathens.com/local-news/2017-10-11/woman-questioned-about-athens-man-s-suspicious-death-was-free-bond

Boyfriend questioned over young Sydney woman’s suspicious death

A man is being questioned by police after a young woman died in suspicious circumstances at a home in Sydney’s west.

Police found the 21-year-old woman injured at a home on Derby Street, Kingswood, about 12.15am today, after being called about concerns for her welfare. 

Paramedics performed CPR on the woman, but she died at the scene.

Superintendent Greg Peters said police were questioning a 21-year-old man, believed to have been the woman’s partner.

“I believe that they were in a relationship,” Supt Peters said.

A man is assisting police with their inquiries. (9NEWS)
A man is assisting police with their inquiries. (9NEWS)

A man is assisting police with their inquiries. (9NEWS)

Read more at: http://www.9news.com.au/national/2017/05/21/02/16/woman-s-death-being-treated-as-suspicious

Husband questioned in strangulation death of Brooklyn woman, 78 … – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — A Brooklyn man is being questioned by police after his estranged wife was found dead inside their home Monday night, police confirm.

Officers found Edna Pierre-Jacques, 78, unresponsive and unconscious with a head injury at her home on Troy Avenue just minutes before 10 p.m. on Monday.

EMS pronounced her dead at the scene. The cause of death is strangulation and has been deemed a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.

The woman’s estranged husband, who has not been identified and lives in the same house, is being questioned by police.

The investigation is ongoing.

PIX11’s Nicole Johnson and Anthony DiLorenzo contributed to this report. 

Read more at: http://pix11.com/2017/02/28/family-members-questioned-in-suspicious-death-of-78-year-old-brooklyn-woman-police-sources-say/

Family Questioned After Woman Found Dead Near Hammer in …

Family members are being questioned in the death of a 78-year-old woman found with head trauma at her Brooklyn home Monday night, law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation tell NBC 4 New York. 

Edna Pierre-Jacques was pronounced dead at her East Flatbush home around 10 p.m. Monday after her daughter and granddaughter discovered her unconscious there, sources said. 

The husband of Pierre-Jacques was at the Troy Avenue home when the two women discovered Pierre-Jacques lying on the floor in a pool of blood.

They began CPR but were unable to revive her. Sources said a hammer was found close to the body.

Police Investigate ‘Suspicious’ Death of Brooklyn Woman: Sources

All three family members were being questioned at the 67th precinct stationhouse Tuesday, according to sources.

Sources said officers found Pierre-Jacques with trauma to her head and that her death was suspicious — though they stressed that the

Read more at: http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/NYC-Family-Questioned-After-Woman-Found-Dead-in-Brooklyn-Home-414945313.html

Family members questioned in ‘suspicious’ death of 78-year-old … – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn – Investigators are trying to figure out how an 78-year-old woman died after she was found dead inside her Brooklyn home Monday night, cops said.

Officers responding to a 911 call found Edna Pierre-Jacques, 78, unresponsive and unconscious with a head injury at 1224 Troy Ave. minutes before 10 p.m., according to police. She was pronounced dead by EMS in her home.

A medical examiner will determine the cause of death, but police sources say it appears to be “suspicious.”

Family members including the woman’s husband are being questioned, sources say.

The investigation is ongoing.

Additionally reporting by PIX11’s Anthony DiLorenzo. 

Read more at: http://pix11.com/2017/02/28/family-members-questioned-in-suspicious-death-of-78-year-old-brooklyn-woman-police-sources-say/

Woman questioned in her grandfather’s ‘suspicious’ death in NW … – KTRK

Police are investigating what they say is a suspicious death involving an 86-year-old man and his granddaughter in northwest Houston.

The man was found in need of medical attention around 11pm at his home on Porto Rico Road at Windfern Road.

The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he died.

So far, all investigators know is a fight broke out between the victim and his granddaughter.

Police say the granddaughter ran off, but later turned herself in to officers.

It is not clear whether the man died of natural causes or whether he was assaulted.

HPD says they are awaiting cause of death from the medical examiner.

We do not yet know what sparked the fight or where the granddaughter went when she fled the scene.

We’re following this story on Eyewitness News. Watch for updates on air, online and on our mobile news app.


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