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Extradition Process Underway
After NC Woman Dies in Mexico
Nov 25, 2022 4:13 AM CST
Extradition Process Underway After NC Woman Dies in Mexico
Shanquella Robinson died as a result of 'direct attack' involving friend, prosecutors say
- Prosecutors in Mexico are working to extradite a female friend of a North Carolina woman who was found dead in a vacation rental property in Cabo San Lucas. Authorities say 25-year-old Shanquelle Robinson died as the result of a "direct attack" involving one of her friends last month and...
Authorities Rule on Debbie
Collier's Cause of Death
Nov 19, 2022 7:00 AM CST
Authorities Rule on Debbie Collier's Cause of Death
'Self-inflicted,' cops say of 59-year-old Georgia woman found dead in September
- After a two-month mystery in Georgia that earned headlines around the country, authorities say they now know how Debbie Collier died. "A detailed examination of all gathered information has enabled investigators to determine, based on factual evidence and data, that Mrs. Collier's death was self-inflicted," the Habersham...
Russia's Latest Odd Death: Exec
Who Fell 'From a Great Height'
Sep 23, 2022 9:33 AM CDT
Russia's Latest Odd Death: Exec Who Fell 'From a Great Height'
Putin ally Anatoly Gerashchenko, 72, died falling down stairs
- There's been a fall out of a private yacht , a fall out of a sixth-story hospital window , and now, a fall down a flight of stairs. Anatoly Gerashchenko is the latest high-profile Russian executive and Putin ally who's met what Insider calls an "accidental or untimely" demise,...
More Questions Raised in
Death of Congressman's Wife
Sep 15, 2022 9:15 AM CDT
More Questions Raised in Death of Congressman's Wife
Experts doubt coroner's finding that white mulberry contributed to Lori McClintock's death
- Experts are continuing to question a coroner's conclusion that the wife of a congressman died as a result of ingesting the nontoxic white mulberry plant, used for centuries as an herbal remedy and described by one expert as "probably one of the safest leaves in the world."...
Exec Takes a Fall
Sep 14, 2022 11:05 AM CDT
Another Russian Exec Takes a Fall
Ivan Pechorin, described as a Putin ally, may have been drunk when he fell into Sea of Japan
- An executive helping to oversee development in Russia's Far East has become at least the ninth Russian businessman to be found dead since the start of this year. Ivan Pechorin, an aviation director with the Corporation for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic (KRDV), fell from...
Source: Police Have Theory
in Saudi Sisters' Deaths
Aug 4, 2022 9:25 AM CDT
Source: Police Have Theory in Saudi Sisters' Deaths
Law enforcement source says toxicology reports point to suicide
- Interim toxicology reports suggest two Saudi sisters found dead in their beds in Australia ingested substances as part of a suicide pact. That's according to a senior police source who spoke anonymously to the
. "It really does appear to be a tragic suicide," the source...
21 Teens Who Died in Bar
Ingested Toxic Form of Alcohol
Jul 19, 2022 11:13 AM CDT
21 Teens Who Died in Bar Ingested Toxic Form of Alcohol
Methanol investigated as possible cause of death in South African tragedy
- The toxic chemical methanol has been identified as a possible cause of the deaths of 21 teenagers at a bar in the South African city of East London last month, per the AP . Methanol was found in all of their bodies, and investigations are continuing to determine whether the levels...
'Mummified' Body Found
in Convention Center Wall
Mar 10, 2022 1:52 PM CST
'Mummified' Body Found in Convention Center Wall
Grim find in Oakland building is being investigated as a homicide
- Workers renovating a convention center in Oakland, California, made a disturbing find Wednesday—a mummified body inside an interior wall. Kim Armstead, a spokesperson for Oakland police, said the body, believed to be that of a man, was "in the late stages of decay" and had been preserved by...
Carbon Monoxide Killed
7 in Family, Tests Show
Dec 22, 2021 6:35 PM CST
Carbon Monoxide Killed 7 in Family, Tests Show
Source could be the furnace or a van in the garage, sheriff says
: Carbon monoxide poisoning, apparently accidental, killed seven family members whose bodies were found in their home, Minnesota officials said Wednesday. Ramsey County officials said blood tests showed a lethal level of carbon monoxide, the AP reports. Technicians couldn't find a problem with the furnace that would have caused...
Cause of Death Announced for
Grad Student Found in River
Oct 26, 2021 9:45 AM CDT
Cause of Death Announced for Grad Student Found in River
Coroner says Jelani Day, 25, drowned in Illinois River; Day's family says he was murdered
Jelani Day, the Illinois State University grad student found dead in the Illinois River on Sept. 4, died by drowning, a coroner announced Monday. LaSalle County Coroner Richard Ploch noted the autopsy wasn't ideal, as the body had decomposed and been visited by predators. Still, "there was...
Lightning Didn't Kill Family
Who Mysteriously Died on Hike
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Oct 3, 2021 11:20 AM CDT
Lightning Didn't Kill Family Who Mysteriously Died on Hike
No clear answer for the loss of Ellen Chung, Jonathan Gerrish, daughter, and dog
- A family that died on a hike in California's Sierra National Forest in August did not die by lightning strike , by any weapon, illegal drugs or alcohol, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, cyanide exposure, or by suicide, investigators publicly concluded Thursday. But what did kill Ellen Chung, 31; Jonathan Gerrish,...
Under Coney Island Boardwalk:
a Bound, Gagged Corpse
Sep 22, 2021 8:02 AM CDT
Under Coney Island Boardwalk: a Bound, Gagged Corpse
Homeless men discovered decomposed body Monday; autopsy is pending
- Three homeless men looking to expand their camp knocked down a makeshift wall under the Coney Island boardwalk on Monday and found a badly decomposed corpse, bound and gagged. Police were called beneath the boardwalk across from Asser Levy Park, where they found remains that were "nearly skeletal, clothed...
Wife: Cops Are Concealing
Firefighter's Murder in Mexico
Sep 14, 2021 4:50 PM CDT
Wife: Cops Are Concealing Firefighter's Murder in Mexico
Elijah Snow, found dead in a hotel window, appeared to have been beaten
- Mexican authorities said Elijah Snow, a Texas firefighter on a trip to Cancun for his 10th wedding anniversary, died when he became stuck in a small hotel window . But his wife believes police are covering up his murder. Speaking Monday on the Season 20 premiere of
, Jamie Snow...
Authorities Have New Suspect
in Family's Mysterious Deaths
Sep 7, 2021 8:43 AM CDT
Authorities Have New Suspect in Family's Mysterious Deaths
Lightning strikes in Mariposa County's Hite Cove under consideration
- Authorities still don't know what killed a family of three and their dog along a California hiking trail, though they're investigating a new possibility: lightning strikes. Law enforcement are "investigating possible lightning strikes" in the Hite Cove area of the Sierra National Forest, along the South Fork...
Spot of Family's Mysterious
Deaths Is Now Forbidden
in case you missed it
Sep 5, 2021 12:45 PM CDT
Spot of Family's Mysterious Deaths Is Now Forbidden
Hiking trails in California's Mariposa County closed for unknown hazards
- California's Sierra National Forest has closed several trails near where a family and their dog died mysteriously two weeks ago , citing unknown hazards. Nine trails, six picnic sites, and a dirt road leading to the Hites Cove trailhead in Mariposa County are affected by the closure, to last until...
Parents Went on
Hike With Baby, Dog.
They All Died on the Trail
Aug 19, 2021 11:07 AM CDT
Parents Went on Hike With Baby, Dog. They All Died on the Trail
Authorities in California haven't ruled out dangerous gases, toxic algae
- A friend of a family of three found dead on a California hiking trail on Tuesday says the whole situation is just "freaky." Jonathan Gerrish and Ellen Chung had set out for an apparent day hike in Mariposa County with their 1-year-old daughter and dog on Sunday. A...
Singer to Pay for Funerals
of 3 Young Country Fans
Jul 23, 2021 11:40 AM CDT
Singer to Pay for Funerals of 3 Young Country Fans
Luke Combs makes the gesture after carbon monoxide is blamed in deaths of 3 men
- Country star Luke Combs, one of the headliners of the Faster Horses Festival, is paying for three fans’ funerals. Three men were found dead in a camping trailer at the Michigan country music festival last weekend, and two more were found in the trailer alive but suffering from carbon monoxide...
Lori Vallow Was Once
in a Much Brighter Spot
in case we missed it
Mar 15, 2020 1:15 PM CDT
Lori Vallow Was Once in a Much Brighter Spot
Former beauty pageant contestant was a 'Wheel of Fortune' winner
- With bail bondsmen refusing to work with her , Lori Vallow remains jailed in Idaho on charges of felony child abandonment, obstructing an officer, solicitation of a crime, and contempt of court, all related to the disappearance of her children , Tylee Ryan, 17, and Joshua "JJ" Vallow, 7. It's...
Couple Found Shot to Death
on Lonely Stretch of Highway
Feb 13, 2020 1:00 AM CST
Couple Found Shot to Death on Lonely Stretch of Highway
Virginia troopers answering call about single-car wreck discover bodies
- Virginia state police called to the site of a one-car crash on an isolated highway in the middle of the night found the bodies of an 18-year-old woman and 21-year-old man who'd been shot in the head. Troopers discovered the bodies early Saturday morning of Ayanna Maertens Griffin and...
A Surprise Death, and Investors
Think Something Is Fishy
Dec 16, 2019 11:28 AM CST
A Surprise Death, and Investors Think Something Is Fishy
Some believe cryptocurrency entrepreneur Gerald Cotten is still alive, want body exhumed
- It was a story hard to fathom , even in the brave new world of cryptocurrency. In January, Canada's biggest crypto exchange announced that 30-year-old CEO Gerald "Gerry" Cotten had died unexpectedly. The twist: QuadrigaCX also said that Cotten was the only one who knew the passwords to encrypted...
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