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UPDATE: Victim identified in Roanoke shooting – WDBJ7

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) UPDATE:

Roanoke Police have identified the victim in Friday’s shooting near 24th Street N.W. at Salem Turnpike.

Markell Trevon Girty, 23, of Roanoke was shot in the 700 block of 29th Street N.W., and drove his vehicle away from the area due to his injuries.

UPDATE:

The man found with a gunshot wound at the scene of a two-vehicle accident near 24th Street N.W. at Salem Turnpike has died from his injuries Friday.

He was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital following the accident and pronounced dead at 3:43 p.m.

Police say his identity is known, but will not be released until his next of kin is notified.

An autopsy will be done by the Medical Examiners Office.

Police say the vehicle being driven by the now-deceased man was traveling east on Salem Turnpike and struck the second vehicle which was westbound making

Read more at: http://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/BREAKING-Police-investigate-shooting-in-Roanoke-473615613.html

UPDATE: Victim identified in Roanoke shooting

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) UPDATE:

Roanoke Police have identified the victim in Friday’s shooting near 24th Street N.W. at Salem Turnpike.

Markell Trevon Girty, 23, of Roanoke was shot in the 700 block of 29th Street N.W., and drove his vehicle away from the area due to his injuries.

UPDATE:

The man found with a gunshot wound at the scene of a two-vehicle accident near 24th Street N.W. at Salem Turnpike has died from his injuries Friday.

He was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital following the accident and pronounced dead at 3:43 p.m.

Police say his identity is known, but will not be released until his next of kin is notified.

An autopsy will be done by the Medical Examiners Office.

Police say the vehicle being driven by the now-deceased man was traveling east on Salem Turnpike and struck the second vehicle which was westbound making

Read more at: http://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/BREAKING-Police-investigate-shooting-in-Roanoke-473615613.html

Son of Griffin’s victim describes attack during day 2 of murderer’s resentencing – Bryan

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Read more at: http://www.theeagle.com/news/local/son-of-griffin-s-victim-describes-attack-during-day-of/article_d7b0c551-0d7e-55e0-8d14-aa9ff00756a0.html

Sister of Grandview homicide victim suspects abusive relationship played a role in her death

GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police found the body of a 27-year-old woman burned and left by a dumpster Sunday night. The family of Lynette Williams said they’re still trying to come to terms with what happened.

Family members said they knew she was a victim of domestic violence but never thought it was this bad.

FOX 4’s Shannon O’Brien spoke to Lynnette’s sister, Nina, at the Arbors of Grandview apartment complex to learn more about the young woman taken far too soon.

Her sister said she woke up Monday morning, flipped on the TV and heard that the body of a 27-year-old woman was found there. It didn’t even occur to her that it could be here sister until she saw a post on Facebook that said, ‘Rest in heaven.’

“And I said, ‘Rest in heaven?'” Nina recalled.

Nina said even then she thought there was a mistake, that her sister Lynnette could not be the

Read more at: http://fox4kc.com/2018/01/15/sister-of-grandview-homicide-victim-warned-her-about-abusive-relationship/

‘Life taken too early’ – Tributes paid to victim Yosuke Sasaki (24) as Dundalk stabbing suspect remains in custody

Senior investigators have confirmed that a possible terror link is one line of inquiry gardaí are probing.

At a press conference, Chief Superintendent Christy Mangan, of the Louth Garda division, said: “A terror attack is a line of inquiry, it’s certainly a line that we would look at. We will endeavour to establish the suspect’s background, who they are, where they’ve come from and why are they here.

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Chief Supt Christy Mangan pictured at the press briefing in Dundalk Garda station. Picture; Gerry Mooney

“We’re very interested to know why was he in Dundalk, why would he come here, what’s the reason, what’s the connection,” the senior garda added.

Read more at: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/life-taken-too-early-tributes-paid-to-victim-yosuke-sasaki-24-as-dundalk-stabbing-suspect-remains-in-custody-36457635.html

Warren Police identify victim of gun shots and crash

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Read more at: http://www.wfmj.com/story/37114898/warren-police-identify-victim-of-gun-shots-and-crash

Warren police identify victim of gun shots and crash

WARREN, Ohio –

Warren Police identify the victim of a crash that left Summit Street closed for several hours late Wednesday night. 

Police say 34-year-old Larry Smith was found dead inside of a crashed vehicle with gunshot wounds. 

It’s the latest violence in Warren. Police say Smith’s death is city’s 12th homicide of 2018, the highest number compared to the last four years. The city investigated nine homicide cases in 2014 and four cases in both 2015 and 2016.

Police say the crash is related to a series of gunshots that were heard just moments before, a short distance away on Southern Boulevard.

Officers didn’t find anything when they went to check out the area near the Avon Oaks apartments, but they did learn a vehicle took off from the scene.

A few moments later, Warren Police received a call of a crash near the

Read more at: http://www.wfmj.com/story/37114898/warren-police-identify-victim-of-gun-shots-and-crash

Drive-by shooting in Davenport leaves one victim in the hospital – Quad

DAVENPORT — One victim is in the hospital following a drive-by shooting early Wednesday evening.

Police responded to several calls of shots fired in the 2100 block of West Locust Street and Crescent Avenue at approximately 6:03 p.m.  

On scene, officers from the crime scene investigation unit could be seen with flashlights looking for evidence. A dark colored, four-door car was in the alley being investigated. The vehicle was crashed into some bushes, but otherwise appeared to be intact. 

At 7:15 p.m. officers were still on the scene with a block of the street roped off. 

Officers did confirm that the victim, a 26-year-old Davenport man, was still alive and was being treated at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport. 

Read more at: http://www.qconline.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/drive-by-shooting-in-davenport-leaves-one-victim-in-the/article_7d19d1c9-352e-56cc-9a0e-bcc76a05ea09.html