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West Virginia State Police investigating suspicious death – WSAZ

BOONE COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) — UPDATE 10/3/17 @ 10:45 a.m.
West Virginia State Police say they are now investigating the death of a Boone County man as a murder.

Charles Lester, 63, was found dead in his home by family members Sunday evening.

The names of any suspects have not been released at this time.

Troopers are waiting on the medical examiner to determine the cause of death.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Madison detachment of WVSP.

Keep checking WSAZ Mobile and WSAZ.com for the latest information.


ORIGINAL STORY 10/2/17
West Virginia State Police are investigating a suspicious death.

It happened near North Fork of the Big Ugly area.

Troopers say Charles Lester, 63, was found dead in his home by family members Sunday evening. There was no sign of forced entry.

Investigators have interviewed persons of interest

Read more at: http://www.wsaz.com/content/news/West-Virginia-State-Police-investigating-suspicious-death-448989173.html

State investigators probe suspicious death in Nowata County

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Read more at: http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/crimewatch/state-investigators-probe-suspicious-death-in-nowata-county/article_83d523eb-ce12-5483-aaa3-6c9567657eab.html

Man wanted in suspicious death in state of Florida found in Kingston – Times Herald

KINGSTON – A man wanted as a person of interest in a suspicious death in the state of Florida was found in Kingston this past weekend, the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday.

Donald Place, 72, of Ormond Beach, Fla., was found by sheriff’s deputies in a vehicle in the Kingston Plaza at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, after Ormond Beach police told the sheriff’s office he might be in the Kingston area.

Place is a person of interest in the death of Debra Jean Place, 62, who published reports in Florida have identified as his wife. She was found dead at the Ridgecrest Mobile Home Park in Ormond Beach, Fla. on Saturday.

The sheriff’s office said Place also is wanted by police in the Town of Colonie in Albany County for third-degree grand larceny, a felony.

He was processed at the Ulster County

Read more at: http://www.recordonline.com/news/20170831/man-wanted-in-suspicious-death-in-state-of-florida-found-in-kingston

Nampa police investigate ‘suspicious death’ at state-run treatment center

Employees at a state-run treatment center in Nampa discovered a 27-year-old male resident dead in his bed on Sunday.

The Nampa Police Department responded at 11:30 a.m. to a call from the staff at the Southwest Idaho Treatment Center. Police at first thought the death may have been a homicide, but they are now investigating it as a suspicious death, said Lt. Eric Skoglund.

Skoglund declined to provide details about the investigation. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

Staff entered the man’s room Sunday morning shortly after 11 a.m. and found him unresponsive, said Idaho Department of Health and Welfare spokesman Chris Smith. The staff immediately started CPR and called 911, but the man was later declared dead, he said.

“Any further information on the resident’s death would be released by local authorities,” Smith said. “As per SWITC operating policy and procedures, an internal IDHW review is also underway.”

The death comes just weeks after

Read more at: http://www.idahostatesman.com/news/local/article168514077.html

State police at Rockview investigation, man’s death in Snow Shoe …

State police at Rockview and Centre County Coroner Scott Sayers on Friday investigated a man’s death in Snow Shoe borough.

Sayers confirmed that authorities had launched an investigation. He would not elaborate on the incident beyond calling the man’s death “suspicious” and did not identify the man to reporters.

Police said there is no threat to the community.

Snow Show Fire Company was dispatched at 7:14 a.m. to the 200 block of Moshannon Avenue for what Centre County dispatchers described as a cardiac arrest. About a dozen state troopers and a forensics team responded to the scene over the course of the day to collect possible evidence and fingerprints in and around the driveway where the man’s body was found.

A state trooper said the man was found by neighbors and first responders performed CPR, but they were unable to revive him. Police will not publicly identify the man until family has been

Read more at: http://www.centredaily.com/news/local/article166713587.html

State Police Continue To Investigate Man’s Suspicious Death At …

State police are asking for the public’s help as they investigate a man’s death at a Berlin Turnpike motel over the weekend. They are calling the death “suspicious.”

Berlin police had asked Central District Major Crime detectives to assist with the death investigation at the Days Inn, 2387 Berlin Turnpike, about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, state police said. The state police have since taken over the investigation.

A SWAT team from New Britain and a police dog team helped troopers search the motel to make sure no one else had been injured, Trooper Kelly Grant said Monday. She would not say how the man is believed to have died.

Police said they do not believe there is any threat to the public.

State Police Continue To Investigate Man’s Suspicious Death At Berlin Motel

State police are asking for the public’s help as they investigate a man’s death at a Berlin Turnpike motel over the weekend. They are calling the death “suspicious.”

Berlin police had asked Central District Major Crime detectives to assist with the death investigation at the Days Inn, 2387 Berlin Turnpike, about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, state police said. The state police have since taken over the investigation.

A SWAT team from New Britain and a police dog team helped troopers search the motel to make sure no one else had been injured, Trooper Kelly Grant said Monday. She would not say how the man is believed to have died.

Police said they do not believe there is any threat to the public.

State Police Investigate Suspicious Death At Berlin Motel – Hartford …

State police are asking for the public’s help as they investigate a weekend death at a Berlin Turnpike motel they are calling “suspicious.”

Berlin police had asked Central District Major Crime detectives to assist with the death investigation at the Days Inn, 2387 Berlin Turnpike, about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, state police said. At least one police dog helped with the investigation, as did the New Britain Police Department Tactical Team. They did not say why a SWAT and K9 team were needed.

Police remained on the scene as of 7:30 a.m. Sunday. They do not believe there is any threat to the public, they said.

Late Sunday, state police said there was no update available on the investigation.

State Police Investigate Suspicious Death At Motel

BERLIN – State Police are investigating a suspicious death at the Days Inn Motel on the Berlin Turnpike that occurred at 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

The State Police Central District Major Crimes Squad is assisted by a Connecticut State Police K9 team, as well as the New Britain Police Department Tactical Team. Officials remain on the scene and are actively investigating the incident as of 7:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

Police do not believe there is any threat to the public at this time.

Read more at: http://www.courant.com/breaking-news/hc-berlin-motel-death-0703-20170702-story.html