MYRTLE GROVE, NC. (THECOUNT) — Gary Stanton Mincolla, of Wilmington, North Carolina, has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck in Myrtle Grove, NC, early Monday.
Gary Mincolla, 38, originally from Syracuse, New York, was on foot in the area of Cathay Rd & Carolina Beach Rd, in Myrtle Grove, NC, when the fatal collision involving a pickup truck occurred Monday around 4am, according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries consistent with the collision.
No one was cited in the crash and the 24-year-old uninjured pickup driver remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
HCHP reserves the right to bring charges as the investigation is ongoing.
According to a news release, Gary Stanton Mincolla, 38, of Wilmington, was standing in the middle of Carolina Beach Road near Cathay Road south of Wilmington around 4:30 a.m. when he was hit by a pick-up heading north. Troopers say Mincolla died at the scene. Continue reading
MANHATTAN, NY. (THECOUNT) — Two women, 24 and 26, are in custody after a 4-month-old in their custody was found dead inside a Midtown hotel on Saturday
Dominic Greene was found unresponsive after NYPS responded to a 911 call at the Hotel Pennsylvania, located at, 7th Avenue, in New York, NY, around 1 a.m. Saturday.
Hotel staff advised police that they observed two impaired women wandering around the hotel with a 4-month-old child in tow.
Both were taken into police custody for questioning.
The baby was unresponsive and taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. There were no obvious signs of trauma, and so an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
Police said the women will likely face child endangerment charges at a minimum, but that could change pending the results of the investigation.
Police identified the child as Dominic Greene from Wilmington, Delaware, and the 24-year-old and 26-year-old women in custody are also from Wilmington. Neither is the child’s mother: One was his step-sister, and the other is that woman’s fiancee. Continue reading
MANHATTAN, NY. (THECOUNT) — Susan Trott, of Manhattan, has been identified as the woman would dead in her Upper West Side, New York apartment early Sunday morning.
Trott, 70, was found with her throat cut inside her Manhattan apartment, located at 710 West End Avenue, police said Sunday.
Police arrived at Trott’s residence to conduct a welfare check. Upon arrival, first responders located a 70-year-old female victim suffering from a laceration to the neck. Trott was later identified as the victim.
Police responded to a 911 call for a wellness check at 710 West End Avenue just before 4:50 a.m. When they arrived, police found Susan Trott, 70, unconscious and unresponsive with a laceration to her neck, police said. Continue reading
MAGNOLIA, DE. (THECOUNT) — Paul J. Schiller, of Felton, Delaware, has been identified as the victims killed in a crash, in Magnolia on Friday.
Schiller, 62, was named by Delaware State Police as the individual killed in a crash on Friday, October 19, 2018 on Irish Hill Road, aka, Road 31, at the intersection of Lexington Mill Road.
The crash continues to remain under investigation by the Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit.
If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit/Delaware Victim Center is available to offer you support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll free hotline 1800 VICTIM-1. (1800 842-8461). You may also email the unit Director at email@example.com. Continue reading
SYRACUSE, NY. (THECOUNT — Christopher Hickey, of Syracuse, NY, has been identified as the victim found stabbed to death on State Street in Syracuse Sunday.
“Chris” Hickey, 19, died Sunday morning after being stabbed in the chest by an unknown suspect, according to Syracuse police.
The victim was stabbed by “someone he was familiar with” during a dispute, according to police spokesman Det. George Hack.
Police said officers arrived at 1104 N. State St. around 12:58 a.m. today where they discovered the aftermath of the stabbing. Police identified the victim as Christopher Hickey, 19, of Syracuse. Continue reading
CHESAPEAKE, VA. (THECOUNT) — Namel Prince Augustine, of Chesapeake, VA, has been identified as the victim found dead on a Great Bridge Boulevard sidewalk Friday.
Augustine, 25, was found dead on a sidewalk suffering from at least one gunshot wound in Chesapeake Friday night, police said.
Authorities confirmed that the man killed was 25-year-old Namel “DA Prince” Augustine
Around 10:29 p.m., Chesapeake police responded to a report of gunshots in the 800 block of Great Bridge Boulevard. Arriving officers found a dead man on the sidewalk with apparent gunshot wounds, police said. Continue reading
NASHVILLE (WSMV) – Marcellious Scott has been named as the Nashville man who died in a motorcycle crash Tuesday night.
Scott, 56, was identified by police as the man who was killed in a motorcycle crash on Lebanon Pike in Hermitage on Tuesday night.
According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, Scott was traveling on a Harley Davidson, when he struck the concrete curb of the median and crashed at 9 p.m.
Investigators are still unsure about what caused 56-year-old Scott to lose control of his Harley-Davidson. Continue reading
A report is saying an unidentified woman jumped off a building in Midtown while clutching a young boy Friday morning.
Both victims were reportedly killed in the plunge off a The Gotham Hotel balcony, located at East 46th Street, New York, NY.
The woman is said to be 46 years old. The boy is 7-year-old and police say they are “believed to be mother and son.” She jumped from the The Gotham Hotel just after 8:30 a.m. on East 46th Street. Continue reading
Police have arrested Ledrika Ford, the New York mother of an infant featured in a now viral Facebook video showing the baby crawling alone in the middle of the road.
Ford, 27, was taken in custody after a video surfaced showing several concerned citizens tending to the baby in the middle of the street.
The authorities began investigating after they learned of the video on Friday night. After several hours of searching, they located Ford.
Ford told officers that the baby was in the backseat of her vehicle, and a short time later, she looked back to see that the baby wasn’t there. She said she then turned around and found her child at a cross street in New York. Continue reading
The Long Island teenagers found brutally murdered in a park Wednesday night have been identified. The four teens, ranging from 16-18 years of age, were found dead, their bodies mutilated with machetes.
The victims were identified as Justin Llivicura, 18, cousins Michael Banegas and Jefferson Villalobos, both 18, and 18-year-old Jorge Tigre.
The boy’s bodies were found at the intersection of Lowell Avenue and Clayton Street in Central Islip, and authorities say one of them was so badly disfigured that he could only be identified through a tattoo. The youngest victim was just 16 years old. “He had a plastic bag over his head in order to suffocate him,” said Yensi Fuentes, victim’s cousin. Continue reading