Homicide. Legal news and articles for January 31 - 31, 2014

Coroner identifies Laurens Co. double homicide victims - FOX Carolina 21Two charged with reckless homicide in Middleton heroin deathMan, woman found dead in Southeast DC appear to have been targeted, police ...Four more charged in Fayetteville double homicideTwo charged with reckless homicide in Middleton heroin deathCleveland man wanted in connection with December homicide arrested in ...Police: 1 In Custody After Minneapolis HomicideDecember Death of 1998 Shooting Victim Ruled a HomicidePolice Investigate Homicide of 51-Year-Old Woman in Home Near Patterson ParkCops probe city's 2nd homicide of '14Girlfriend says her call intended to 'defuse situation' led to Syracuse homicideMurray police locate, clear panhandler in homicide caseResearch Claims Access To A Firearm Significantly Ups Risk Of Suicide, HomicideRockford records first homicide of 2014Bond at $2 million for Williston-area homicide suspect

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2013 Ends With a Big Drop in Homicides in Chicago
ABC NewsJanuary 1, 2014

Following a year when Chicago led the nation in homicides with more than 500, the city's Police Department said Wednesday that in 2013 the city recorded the fewest killings since 1965 and saw its overall crime rate fall to level not seen since 1972 ...more »

Gunfire claims 2014's first homicide victim in Buffalo
Buffalo NewsJanuary 2, 2014

A 25-year-old woman struck by gunfire early Wednesday while her vehicle was stopped at a red light became Buffalo's first homicide victim of 2014, police spokesman Michael DeGeorge said. The woman was in a Chrysler Pacifica northbound on Michigan ...more »

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Coroner identifies Laurens Co. double homicide victims - FOX Carolina 21
WHNS GreenvilleJanuary 31, 2014

Laurens County Sheriff Ricky Chastain said police are investigating a double homicide after the discovery of two bodies in a Cross Hill home on Friday. Chastain said a man and woman were found dead of gunshot wounds at a home on a dirt road off of John ...more »

Two charged with reckless homicide in Middleton heroin death
77Square.comJanuary 31, 2014

Two women who were charged in November with delivery of heroin in connection with the overdose death of a 20-year-old Middleton man were charged Friday with first-degree reckless homicide. A criminal complaint filed in Dane County Circuit Court ...more »

Man, woman found dead in Southeast DC appear to have been targeted, police ...
Washington PostJanuary 31, 2014

The occupants of a Southeast Washington apartment who were found dead Thursday afternoon were shot in what D.C. police are now calling a double homicide, according to a department spokesman. Officer Araz Alali, the spokesman, identified the victims ...more »

Four more charged in Fayetteville double homicide
WRAL.comJanuary 31, 2014

Jackson, Williams and McNeil are being held without bond in the Cumberland County jail. The juvenile was being held in a local juvenile detention center. Rashawn Javonte Hill, 17, was arrested last week in the double homicide. He remains in jail ...more »

Two charged with reckless homicide in Middleton heroin death
77Square.comJanuary 31, 2014

Two women who were charged in November with delivery of heroin related to the overdose death of a Middleton man were charged Friday with first degree reckless homicide under Wisconsin's Len Bias law. Davina L. Johnson, 43, of Madison, was allegedly ...more »

Cleveland man wanted in connection with December homicide arrested in ...
The Plain DealerJanuary 31, 2014

MACON, Georgia -- Federal agents Friday arrested a 27-year-old Cleveland man wanted in connection with a December homicide at a library in Georgia, authorities said. David Baker is accused of firing multiple shots into a car and killing 21-year-old ...more »

Police: 1 In Custody After Minneapolis Homicide
CBS LocalJanuary 31, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One man is in custody after a homeowner was shot and killed in north Minneapolis late Friday morning, according to police. Minneapolis Police were called to the 3700 block of Aldrich Avenue North at about 11:46 a.m. on a report ...more »

December Death of 1998 Shooting Victim Ruled a Homicide
Fox BaltimoreJanuary 31, 2014

The December death of a 34-year-old man who was the victim of a 1998 shooting has been ruled a homicide. The victim, Ricky Bailey, was found by police in the 900 block of S. Clinton Street on November 27, 1998 with multiple gunshot wounds. Bailey died ...more »

Police Investigate Homicide of 51-Year-Old Woman in Home Near Patterson Park
Fox BaltimoreJanuary 31, 2014

The body will be brought to the Medical Examiner's Office so that an autopsy can determine cause of death. Homicide detectives are investigating and ask anyone with info to call 410-396-2100. Police Investigate Homicide of 51-Year-Old Woman in Home ...more »

Cops probe city's 2nd homicide of '14
Providence Eyewitness NewsJanuary 31, 2014

Police said the incident is the city's second homicide of 2014. The city's first homicide victim of the year, 24-year-old Nelson Sanchez of Providence, was shot to death in a car last week by someone in another car. No arrests have been announced.more »

Girlfriend says her call intended to 'defuse situation' led to Syracuse homicide
The Post-StandardJanuary 31, 2014

Syracuse, N.Y. - Homicide victim Lavon Spaights and his girlfriend Shanijah Gainey woke up Tuesday morning celebrating the day their child together turned four months old. A dispute between them later would spark the events that led to Spaights' death.more »

Murray police locate, clear panhandler in homicide case
Deseret NewsJanuary 31, 2014

Murray homicide investigators have located a panhandler they wanted to question regarding with the killing of an 85-year-old woman, but now believe he is not connected to the case. Murray police. View 4 photos ». Summary. Murray homicide investigators ...more »

Research Claims Access To A Firearm Significantly Ups Risk Of Suicide, Homicide
CBS LocalJanuary 31, 2014

The researchers say they analyzed 15 studies on accessibility to firearms and its risks related to suicide or homicide, and in all but one of those studies, a higher risk of death was associated with access to a firearm. “The evidence that we ...more »

Rockford records first homicide of 2014
Bloomington PantagraphJanuary 31, 2014

Police in Rockford say the northern Illinois city has its first homicide of the year. Detectives are investigating the death of 29-year-old Nicholas Vitali. The Rockford Register Star reports (http://bit.ly/MmzsWT) Vitali suffered multiple cuts and ...more »

Bond at $2 million for Williston-area homicide suspect
Bismarck TribuneJanuary 31, 2014

WILLISTON, N.D. — Bond has been set at $2 million for a man accused in a Williston-area homicide. Forty-eight-year-old Tovias Carrillo is accused in the death of 51-year-old Juan Palacios, whose body was found Tuesday beneath a mattress along U.S. ...more »

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