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DC Metropolitan Police: Arrest made in Homicide of Orlando Miller
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DC Metropolitan Police: Arrest made in Homicide of Orlando Miller

DC Metropolitan Police: Arrest made in Homicide of Orlando Miller at 1700 Block of Lang Place Northeast Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announced an arrest has been made in reference to a homicide that occurred on Thursday, October 1, 2020, in the 1700 Block of Lang Place, Northeast. At approximately 12:24 am, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.  DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and determined that the victim displayed no signs consistent with life.  The victim remained on the scene until transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. An autopsy was perfo...
DC Metropolitan Police: Arrest Made in Cimmerron Kennedy Homicide Case
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DC Metropolitan Police: Arrest Made in Cimmerron Kennedy Homicide Case

Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announce an arrest has been made in a homicide that occurred on Monday, September 21, 2020, in the 3500 block of Jay Street, Northeast. At approximately 6:08 pm, members of the Sixth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment.  After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead. The decedent has been identified as 29 year-old Cimerron Kennedy, of Northeast, DC. On Friday, October 23, 2020, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, members of th...
Houston Police Investigating Into Male Found Deceased At 49 San Jacinto Street
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Houston Police Investigating Into Male Found Deceased At 49 San Jacinto Street

Houston, TX (STL.News) Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found in the bayou at 49 San Jacinto Street about 12:45 p.m. on Saturday (August 29). The identity and cause of death of the unknown black male are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Olive and Detective S. Sylvester reported: Witnesses reported seeing a body in Buffalo Bayou near a bridge at the above address.  The HPD Dive Team responded to the scene to recover the body.  There were no signs of trauma found on the male and he had no identification in his possession. The investigation is pending the male's cause of death. Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Cr...
New Orleans Police Investigates Homicide on Marais Street
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New Orleans Police Investigates Homicide on Marais Street

New Orleans, Louisiana (STL.News) The NOPD is investigating a homicide that claimed the life of one adult male Monday (Aug. 31) afternoon in the Fifth District. At around 4:06 p.m., Fifth District officers responded to reports of an aggravated battery by shooting in the 6100 block of Marais Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered one victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene. Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible in this incident, as well as a motive. The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will determine the official cause of death and release the victim's name upon completion of an autopsy and notification of family. Anyone with helpful tips regarding the ...
Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide of Christopher Shawn Vance
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Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide of Christopher Shawn Vance

Birmingham, AL (STL.News) The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.  The homicide occurred on Sunday, August 30, 2020.  The deceased victim has been identified as Christopher Shawn Vance, (29), B/M of Birmingham, Alabama. At approximately 1:20 a.m., officers from the the West Precinct responded to 1515 20th Place Ensley on reports of a person with a gun.  Upon arrival officers discovered the subject inside the apartment at the front door unresponsive.  The subject suffered from a gunshot wound and was pronounced deceased on the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue. The preliminary investigation suggest the subject was involved in a physical altercation prior to being shot.  This homicide appears to be domestic in nature.  A person of inter...
Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide of Christopher Ryan Fletcher
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Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide of Christopher Ryan Fletcher

Birmingham, AL (STL.News) The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.  The homicide occurred on Sunday August 30, 2020. The deceased victim has been identified as Christopher Ryan Fletcher, (30), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.  At approximately 8:05 p.m. officers from West Precinct responded to the 3900 block of Todd Ave on reports of a person down. Officers arrived to find the victim lying in the roadway unresponsive. It was discovered the victim sustained a gunshot wound that proved to be fatal.  The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue along with the Jefferson County Coroner.  There is limited information available in this investigation.  There are no suspects in custody.  Detectives have not determined...
New Orleans Police Investigating Double Homicide in Second District
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New Orleans Police Investigating Double Homicide in Second District

New Orleans, Louisiana (STL.News) The NOPD is investigating a homicide that occurred this evening (August 24, 2020) at the intersection of Jeanette and Joliet streets that left two victims dead. At about 10:22 p.m., NOPD Second District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting at the location.  Upon arrival, officers located two adult male victims down, each with multiple gunshot wounds.  The victims were both declared dead at the scene. Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible for this incident, as well as a motive.  No additional details are available at this time. The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victims and official causes of death upon completion of autopsy an...
Sacramento Police Investigating A Homicide at 1200 block of Helena Avenue
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Sacramento Police Investigating A Homicide at 1200 block of Helena Avenue

Sacramento, CA (STL.News) On August 24, 2020 at approximately 1:00 a.m., Sacramento Police Department patrol officers responded to the 1200 block of Helena Avenue for a report of shots fired.  When officers arrived on scene, they located four adult males who had been shot. One of the victims was unresponsive and pronounced deceased on scene by fire personnel.  The remaining three victims were transported to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries and are expected to survive. Homicide detectives and crime scene investigators have responded to take over the investigation.  Detectives will be conducting a neighborhood canvass for witnesses and evidence.  At this point in the investigation information is limited, and the motive for this shooting is unknown. The Sacramento County C...
New Orleans Police Investigating Homicide in Eighth District
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New Orleans Police Investigating Homicide in Eighth District

New Orleans, Louisiana (STL.News) The NOPD is investigating a homicide that occurred this evening (August 23, 2020) at the intersection of Baronne and Common streets. At about 11:14 p.m.., NOPD Eighth District officers patrolling in the area reported hearing gunshots.  When officers responded to the location, they located an adult male victim down with multiple gunshot wounds.  The victim was declared dead at the scene. Investigators are currently in the process of gathering evidence and information to identify the person(s) responsible for this incident, as well as a motive.  No additional details are available at this time. The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victim and official cause of death upon completion of autopsy and notification of family. Homicide Detective...
Birmingham Police Investigating A Homicide at 308 Gamma Street
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Birmingham Police Investigating A Homicide at 308 Gamma Street

Birmingham, AL (STL.News) The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.  The incident occurred on Monday, August 17, 2020 at approximately 1:45 p.m. The victim will be identified upon next of kin notification. Officers from South Precinct responded to UAB Hospital after BPD was notified of the arrival of a wounded gunshot victim.  Officers were alerted of a shooting took place at 308 Gamma Street and conducted a follow up investigation.  Officers established a crime scene at 308 Gamma Street and it was determined the wounded victim at the hospital was shot at the location.  Detectives were later notified by UAB Hospital staff that the victim succumb to his injuries. The preliminary investigation suggest multiple gunshots were heard and a fe...
Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide at 7100 block 2nd Avenue South
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Birmingham Police Investigating Homicide at 7100 block 2nd Avenue South

Birmingham, AL (STL.News)  The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.  The incident occurred on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. The victim will be identified upon next of kin notification. At approximately 7:00 a.m., Birmingham Police Department’s 911 Communications Division received a Shot Spotter notification in the 7100 block of 2nd Avenue South.  Officers from East Precinct responded and discovered the victim lying in the alley way unresponsive suffering from a gunshot wound.  The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue. Details are limited in this investigation.  Detectives have not established a motive in this investigation.  There are no suspects in custody. If there is anyone who has information pertai...
Sacramento Police Arrested Joshua Martinez & Elias Higgins for Homicide
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Sacramento Police Arrested Joshua Martinez & Elias Higgins for Homicide

Sacramento, CA (STL.News)  Shortly before 1:30 am on Sunday July 26, 2020 the Sheriff’s Office received a call from the 6100 block of Coil Court in North Highlands regarding a shooting at a large party. Deputies arrived and located a 22-year-old male suffering from at least one gunshot wound.  They immediately began life-saving measures as fire personnel responded.  The victim was transported to an area hospital to be treated for his injuries.  On July 28, 2020, the victim succumbed to his injuries. Homicide investigators made two arrests in this case: 19-year old Joshua Martinez of Sacramento and 18-year-old Elias Higgins of Sacramento.  Both were booked into the Main Jail on charges related to this investigation.  One suspect, identified as 19-year-old Darren Saucier-Crocket of Sacrame...
Richmond Police: Andrew L. Gary Identified in N 31st Street Homicide
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Richmond Police: Andrew L. Gary Identified in N 31st Street Homicide

Richmond, Virginia (STL.News)  Richmond Police Department detectives have identified the victim in Tuesday’s homicide in Church Hill as Andrew L. Gary, a male in his 30s. At approximately 12:03 a.m. on July 28, officers responded to the 900 block of N 31st Street for the report of a person shot.  When police arrived, they found Gary unresponsive outside of a residence.  He was pronounced dead at the scene. There is no suspect description at this time. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Detective J. Larry at (804) 646-5896 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.  All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous. CLICK to VIEW SOURCE  
New Orleans Police Sought Vehicle of Interest, Occupants in Homicide Investigation
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New Orleans Police Sought Vehicle of Interest, Occupants in Homicide Investigation

New Orleans, Louisiana (STL.News) The NOPD is seeking to locate the pictured vehicle of interest and its occupant(s) in the investigation of a homicide that occurred on July 3, 2020 in the 2800 block of South Claiborne Avenue. The vehicle is believed to be a black Nissan Maxima with tinted side windows and chrome accents near its front and rear windows. Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact NOPD Homicide Unit Det. Christopher Puccio at 504-658-5300 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. CLICK to VIEW SOURCE
Birmingham Police identified Homicide Suspect as Keleen Connell
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Birmingham Police identified Homicide Suspect as Keleen Connell

Birmingham, AL (STL.News)  The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained a Murder warrant in connection to the homicide of Mikos Lewis.  Detectives need help locating the listed suspect. The suspect has been identified as Keleen Connell, (25), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama Detectives presented information gathered on the case to the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office for review.  After the assessment of information, BPD Detectives obtained a Murder Warrant for Keleen Connell.  Connell is currently at large. If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the whereabouts of Keleen Connell, please notify authorities by contacting 911 or Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.  Please do not approach, Connell may be armed and dangerous.
Richmond Police Investigating Lamb Avenue Homicide
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Richmond Police Investigating Lamb Avenue Homicide

Richmond, Virginia (STL.News)  At approximately 6:26 p.m., officers were called to the 3000 block of Lamb Avenue for the report of a person shot. Officers arrived and found an adult female suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.  She was transported to a local hospital where she succumbed to her injury. Detectives have information about a white sedan that traveled the wrong direction on Lamb Avenue at the time of the shooting.  An occupant of the vehicle fired shots towards a residence where the victim was seated on the porch. Anyone with information about this vehicle or this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective P. Ripley at (804) 646-0423 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or visit www.7801000.com.  The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used.  All C...
Boston Police Investigating Homicide in 18 Adams Street in Roxbury
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Boston Police Investigating Homicide in 18 Adams Street in Roxbury

Boston, MA (STL.News)  At about 12:49 AM on Sunday, July 12, 2020, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 18 Adams Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  The victim, suffering life-threatening injuries, was pronounced on scene. The Boston Police Department is actively reviewing the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident and is asking anyone with information relative to this investigation to contact Boston Police Homicide Detectives at (617) 343-4470. Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Dep...
Portland Police Identified Homicide Victim as Nadezhda Volobuev
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Portland Police Identified Homicide Victim as Nadezhda Volobuev

Portland, OR (STL.News) The victim in this case has been identified as 61 year old Nadezhda Volobuev.  The Oregon State Medical Examiners Office determined the cause of death to be a stabbing and ruled the case a homicide. The suspect has been identified as 29 year old Angelina Volobuev, the victim's daughter.  Angelina Marie Volobuev is in custody charged with Murder in the Second Degree and Unlawful Use of a Weapon. Anyone with information about this case should call Detective Rico Beniga at 503-823-0457. CLICK to VIEW SOURCE