30 Year Old Missing Jogger Karina Vetrano Found Dead Near her Queens, NY Home … Investigators Believe She was Sexually Assaulted & Murdered
Karina Vetrano, a 30-year-old jogger who was reported missing by her dad Tuesday afternoon was found dead in a marsh off the Belt Parkway less than half a mile away from her Queens, New York home. Vetrano was found in the marshes near 161st Ave. and 78th St. in Howard Beach, Queens. The father, a retired FDNY official, set out with the search party. He, along with police, ultimately discovered his daughter’s body.
A 30-year-old jogger reported missing by her dad Tuesday afternoon was found dead in a marsh off the Belt Parkway less than half a mile away from her Queens home — and investigators believe she was murdered, police sources said.
Karina Vetrano was discovered deep in the marshes near 161st Ave. and 78th St. in Howard Beach late Tuesday, after cops conducted a massive search for her. Her pants had been pulled down and cops believe she was strangled and sexually assaulted, police sources said.
Cops found her cell phone near a bike path and discovered her body closer to the shoreline.
The city Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy to determine how she was killed.
14 Year Old Hailey Hagen Missing Since 7/29/16 From Woodstock, GA (Update: Missing Girl Found Safe by Police)
14 year old Hailey Hagen has been missing since Friday, July 29, 2016 from Woodstock, Georgia. Hailey was last seen at about 1 p.m. Friday in the Brookshire subdivision off of Ridgewalk Parkway in Woodstock.
Woodstock Police are looking for help from the public in locating 14-year-old Hailey Hagen.
She was last seen at about 1 p.m. Friday in the Brookshire subdivision off of Ridgewalk Parkway in Woodstock.
Hailey is described as a white female, 5-feet-4 inches tall, weighing about 120 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a purple tank top, capri jeans, carrying a teal-colored backpack and black guitar case. Investigators said she may also be wearing a hoodie.
If anyone has seen Hailey or may have any information about her whereabouts is asked to call the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office or 911.
A missing Woodstock teen who was last seen Friday afternoon has been located by police.
Woodstock Police sent out a tweet Saturday morning saying 14 year-old Hailey Hagen had been located. She has returned home safely.
An AMBER ALERT has been issued for 12 year old Brooklyn Smith, she has been missing since Friday, July 29, 2016 from Gainesville, Georgia. The Hall County Sheriff’s Office stated Brooklyn Smith was last seen near her home in the 2900 block of Lullwater Trail by her mother getting into a black or dark colored passenger car, possibly an early model Ford Taurus around 2:30 a.m. Friday. Police believe she may be with 31-year-old Steven Spires, her biological father who recently lost custody rights in court.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 12-year-old girl, Brooklyn Smith, missing from Hall County.
Investigators with the Hall County Sheriff’s office said she was last seen by her mother at their Gainesville home in the 2900 block of Lullwater Trail, getting into a black or dark-colored passenger car, possibly an early-model Ford Taurus at 2:28 a.m. Friday.
The child is considered to be at risk and believed to be in the metro Atlanta area.
She is described as 5-feet-2-inches tall, and weighing about 100 pounds with long brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white shirt and blue jeans.
Hall County authorities said she may be with 31-year-old Steven Spires. Spires is described as a white male, 5-feet-6 inches tall, weighing 142 pounds. He has blue eyes and short brown hair.
If anyone has seen her or has any information is asked to call the Hall County Sheriff’s Office at 770-531-6879, Hall County Dispatch at 770-536-8812 or 911.
The remains found earlier this week at a Madison Township, OH farm are that of missing 30 year old Lindsay Bogan. She was identified through medical records. Lindsay Bogan has been missing since September 14, 2015. Bogan’s boyfriend, Eric Sexton, is s suspect in the homicide, he is currently serving a 9 month prison sentence for promoting prostitution.
Bones found earlier this week at a Madison Township farm belong to a Middletown woman missing since September.
Lindsay Bogan, 30, was identified through dental records, Butler County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Anthony Dwyer told the Journal-News.
Detectives returned Friday night to the farm on Keister Road; Dwyer told the Journal-News they were searching for more evidence.
“No one should be thrown away like this,” Butler County Lt. Todd Langmeyer said in a news release. “That is exactly what someone did to this woman. We are finding out more in each stage of this investigation and we will work diligently until we find out who did this to her.”
Bogan’s boyfriend, Eric Sexton, was arrested not long after he reported Bogan missing Sept. 14. He said he’d last seen her getting in a silver Dodge Durango at the corner of Central Avenue and Baltimore Street in downtown Middletown the day before.
WEST VIRGINIA FLOODS CLAIM MORE LIVES …
The death toll had been at 23, until three more bodies were found in West Virginia’s devastating flood, bring the death toll to 26 as many more people are still missing as well. According to Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, the 3 deaths were reported overnight in Elkview. Sadly, the death count is expected to climb as the historic floods have destroyed hundreds of homes, washed out roads and knocked out power to tens of thousands of people. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared states of emergency in 44 counties Thursday night and he activated 200 National Guard members to assist in eight counties and has authorization to activate as many as 300 more, if needed.
Search continues for missing people after West Virginia flooding.
Three more bodies were found in West Virginia’s devastating flood, bringing the death toll from the natural disaster to 26 as authorities are still searching for missing people.
As the death count climbs , high waters and torrential downpours also destroyed more than 100 homes, washed out countless roads and knocked out power for tens and thousands of people.
Authorities said Saturday that people are still unaccounted for in the county hardest-hit by the floods, Greenbrier, the home of the famous golf course of the same name.
Record Flooding in West Virginia
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