Category Archives: Dead

Double Murder – Killed – Ruben Gonzalez-Navarrete (Othello, WA)


Two men were found shot to death in an orchard in Adams County this morning.

The Adams County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded about 3 a.m. to an orchard in the 1700 block of West Branch Road in Othello.

They found two people dead from what appeared to be gunshot wounds, according to a release.

The men have been identified as Juan Luis Rizo-Torres, 39, and Ruben Gonzalez-Navarrete, 29, both of Othello.

According to the release, deputies believe the shootings took place sometime between 5 and 10 p.m. Tuesday.

CONNELL – An argument over working hours may have led to an uncle killing his nephew and another man in an orchard near Othello.

Francisco A. Rizo, a 31-year-old Connell man, was arrested Thursday for two counts of murder in the first degree for the deaths of men found in a pickup near Othello early Wednesday morning.

Francisco A. Rizo is the uncle of Juan Luis Rizo-Torres, a 39-year-old man from Othello.

Killed – Bryan Arreola (Independence, MO)



A man is dead after a shooting in an Independence neighborhood.

Police were called about 6:40 p.m. Tuesday, to the area of College Street and Crysler Avenue for a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been injured. The victim was driving a van, when he hit a utility pole and then hit two houses.

The injured man was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead. He was later identified as 20-year-old Bryan Arreola.

Police said Arreola was shot following a physical altercation in the street just east of the intersection of Crysler and College.

Killed – Alicia Scott (Montgomery, AL)


Alicia Scott was sitting on the porch along with her three young children Tuesday evening at Paterson Court when gunfire erupted.

Police said Scott, 23, was caught in the crossfire and killed, becoming the city’s 30th homicide victim of 2013.

Police and fire medics arrived about 6:15 p.m. to the apartment in the 900 block of Decatur Street. Scott was pronounced dead at the scene.

Double Shooting – Killed – Alexis Brown (Muskegon, MI)

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MUSKEGON, MI – The 27-year-old man who was shot and killed Tuesday, July 9 during a Muskegon street fight has been identified as Alexis Antonio Brown.

LeeAndrea Trainor, the mother of another victim shot during the same 5:30 p.m. incident at Monroe Avenue and Sixth Street, confirmed Brown as the deceased.

MUSKEGON,Mich. — The Muskegon Police Department were dispatched to the 300 block of Monroe Avenue July 9 on a double shooting.  Alexis “Alex” Brown, 27, died as a result of his wounds.  An innocent bystander, Carmesha Rogers, age 27, was shot in the head and is still in critical condition at a local hospital.

Six suspects were arrested and charged with various weapons offenses in connection with the shootings.

Killed – Andrew Aguilar (Colorado Springs, CO)

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COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — Colorado Springs police are investigating a shooting that killed a man early Tuesday evening.

At about 5:15 p.m., police responded to the reported shooting in the 200 block of University Drive, near Academy Boulevard and Airport Road.

Officers arrived to find a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police said the man died from his injuries. His identity has not yet been released, pending notification of his family.

The victim in a deadly shooting in Colorado Springs has been identified as 24-year-old Andrew Aguilar.

Monica Marilyn Mayes, 28, was taken into custody Thursday morning at the Buffalo Lodge near Manitou Springs.  Colorado Springs police did not say how they located her.

Mayes is being held on $10,000 bond, on suspicion of second-degree murder.

Police say she is connected to the July 9 murder of 24-year-old Andrew Aguilar. Aguilar was found shot to death at an apartment at 231 University Drive, near Airport Road.

Killed – James Ridge (Cabazon, CA)


Riverside County coroner’s personnel have identified a man who allegedly approached a deputy with a knife before the deputy fatally shot him next to Interstate 10 east of Cabazon on Tuesday July 9.

James Ridge, 46, of Yucaipa, was the third suspect killed by law enforcement in Riverside County in a six-day span. Deputies in Jurupa Valley fatally shot Adam Bosch, 29, of Norco, on Sunday July 7, and Indio police fatally shot Ernest Foster Jr., 37, city of residence unknown, during a foot pursuit in the 82200 block of Highway 111 on Thursday July 4.

Ridge was shot during a confrontation with law enforcement that began just before 5 p.m. July 9 at Railroad Avenue about two miles east of Cabazon, and he was pronounced dead at the same location at 5:07 p.m. July 9, according to sheriff’s and coroner’s officials.

Ridge allegedly ignored commands to drop a knife as he advanced on the deputy, Sgt. Lisa McConnell, a designated spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Department, said Tuesday evening.

Ridge was also the second Yucaipa resident fatally shot by law enforcement in less than two weeks.

Killed – Raymond Short (Cincinnati, OH)

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Raymond Short, 36, was fatally shot about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Vine and Thill streets, near Inwood Park.

A previous shooting was reported about an hour earlier at Euclid Avenue and Vine Street in Corryville, but no injuries were reported there.

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati police are investigating a homicide in Mount Auburn after a man was shot and killed near a park Tuesday afternoon.

Police were called to the 2300 block of Vine Street, near Inwood Park, just after 3:30 p.m. after receiving a report of four gunshots in the area.

The victim was identified as 36-year-old Raymond Short who was pronounced dead at the scene by authorities.


Authorities have identified a man killed Tuesday afternoon in a shooting near Inwood Park.

It happened in the 2000 block of Vine Street around 4 p.m. Upon arrival, police found 36-year-old Raymond Short in the street.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.!/Obituary