CT Man Courtney Jones ID’d As Victim In Thursday Night DC Fatal Stabbing

WASHINGTON, DC. (THECOUNT) — Courtney Jones, of Hartford, Connecticut, has been identified as the victim fatally stabbed Thursday night in Washington, DC.

Jones, 54, was found suffering from stab wounds Thursday night in Washington, DC.

According to reports, officials responded to reports of a stabbing the 2300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, S.E. When they arrived, Jones was found injured along with another man inside a standing vehicle.

Jones was pronounced dead of stab wound injuries at the scene.

The second unnamed victim received non-life threatening injuries and was treated on the scene.

Kenneth Wayne Stewart, 54, of no fixed address, was taken into custody and charged with first degree murder while armed.

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Washington, DC, the U.S. capital, is a compact city on the Potomac River, bordering the states of Maryland and Virginia. It’s defined by imposing neoclassical monuments and buildings – including the iconic ones that house the federal government’s 3 branches: the Capitol, White House and Supreme Court. It’s also home to iconic museums and performing-arts venues such as the Kennedy Center – wikipedia.

CT Man Joshua Prince ID’d As Victim In Fatal Tuesday Night Norwich Single-Vehicle Crash

NORWICH, CT. (THECOUNT) — Joshua Prince of Montville Center, Connecticut, has been identified as the victim in a fatal single-vehicle crash in Norwich Tuesday evening.

“Princess” Prince, 23, was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash on I-395 in Norwich on Tuesday night.

According to reports, Prince was operating a vehicle I-395 in Norwich, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 6 p.m. Tuesday. The vehicle then entered a culvert before coming into contact with a metal reflector post and rolling over into a bridge abutment.

Prince came back onto the roadway across the left lane, overcorrected and veered back into the median, reports WFSB.

Prince was pronounced dead of injuries suffered in the crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Norwich, known as ‘The Rose of New England,’ is a city in New London County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 40,493 at the 2010 United States Census – Wikipedia.

CT Man Joshua Brezicki ID’d As Victim In Saturday Night Northford Fatal ATV Crash

NEW HAVEN COUNTY, CT. (THECOUNT) — Joshua Brezicki of Northford, Connecticut, has been identified as the victim in a fatal ATV crash in Northford Sunday Night.

“Josh” Brezicki, 31, was killed in an ATV crash near Branford on Saturday evening around 8 p.m.

According to police, Brezicki was operating an ATV in the area of 574 Totoket Road around 8 p.m. when the vehicle wrecked.

Brezicki was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Miller at 203-484-2703, reports WFSB.

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Geo quick facts: New Haven County is a county in the south central part of the U.S. state of Connecticut. As of the 2010 census, the population was 862,477 making it the third-most populous county in Connecticut. Two of the state’s largest cities, New Haven and Waterbury, are part of New Haven County – Wikipedia.

FL Police Find 4 Bodies In Celebration Amid Search For Missing CT Family Tony & Megan Todt

CELEBRATION, FL. (THECOUNT) — According to Florida officials, four bodies have been located amid the search for a missing family last seen in Celebration, according to Tuesday morning reports. One suspect has been taken into custody.

Tony and Megan Todt and two family members have been missing for days.

Tony, 44, owner Performance Edge Sports, recently relocated from Colchester, Connecticut to Celebration, FL.

The family still runs a therapy business located in Colchester.

The Todts had not been seen or heard from in days.

According to records, the family’s last address was listed at 211 Longview Ave, APT 306 in Celebration, FL.

Police were seen arriving at the Last month, before the holidays, the family was evicted from the house at which they’d been staying in Celebration, FL, reports WSFB.

It was at that home where police were spotted on Monday.

“Osceola County Sheriff’s Office responded to 202 Reserve Pl. in Celebration for a death investigation,” said Sheriff Russ Gibson, Osceola County, FL. “This is an isolated incident and all parties involved with this death investigation are accounted for.”

Police have not released the suspect or any of the victims’ names.

Colchester’s first selectman’s office released a statement on Monday.

“The news reports out of Celebration, FL regarding a Colchester family are shocking and heartbreaking,” the statement read. “I know that the thoughts and prayers of our entire community are with the relatives and friends of the family involved.”

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Geo quick facts: Celebration is a census-designated place and a master-planned community in Osceola County, Florida, United States, located near Walt Disney World Resort and originally developed by The Walt Disney Company – Wikipedia.

FL Man Roger Vazquez ID’d As Spring Hill Man Arrested Sunday In Murder Of Nephew Ray Correa

SPRING HILL, FL. (THECOUNT) — Spring Hill, Florida man, Roger Vazquez, has been identified as the suspect arrested in the murder of his own nephew, Raymond Correa.

Vazquez, 55, is accused of killing his family member, Correa, 44, who reportedly arrived to a Florida business to try to “calm him down.”

When Correa arrived, he and another person convinced his uncle to unload the gun. Deputies say Vazquez pulled out another gun and shot Correa dead. The Other person involved was uninjured in the shooting.

The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday in a news release that 55-year-old Roger Vazquez began acting erratically and waving a gun around while working at Lucky Fish Games in Spring Hill, Florida Saturday evening. Continue reading

CT Police Seek Son After Parent’s Large Marlborough Home Goes Up In Flames

MARLBOROUGH, CT. (THECOUNT) — Connecticut State police said they’re looking for Reid Keener, after his parent’s Marlborough went up in smoke overnight.

Keener, 27, has been named as a person of interest after Marlborough firefighters extenguished a blaze at a large home, located at, 242 W Rd Marlborough.

The fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. Monday on West Road, which according to troopers is Keener’s parents’ home. They said the fire was quickly knocked down.

State police sent a message to residents in the area.

“Troop K is looking for Reid Keener, 6’2 180 lbs white male, last seen wearing a cooper-colored shirt, grey board shorts and flip flops.” the message said. “He is wanted in regards to a warrant out of Troop K and is a person of interest in a fire set at his parents house on West Road in Marlborough. Use caution, Keener has a history of mental illness, but it not known to possess weapons.” Continue reading

Pilot Richard Vance Named As Sole Survivor In NYC Helicopter Crash That Killed 5

Richard Vance has been named as the pilot who escaped a fatal helicopter crash in New York City’s East River Sunday.

Vance, 33, of Wallingford, Connecticut, was operating the doomed red helicopter when the crash occurred. According to sources, the aircraft flipped upside down in the water. All five passengers were pronounced dead.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, Vance is a certified helicopter pilot and instructor. Continue reading

Hartford CT Plane Crash NO ACCIDENT Says Surviving Passenger

A small plane crash in Connecticut that killed Jordanian national, Feras Freitekh, and injured another man in was “an intentional act,” the NTSB announced in a statement Wednesday. The FBI will now take the lead in the investigation.

A man who survived the crash, which occurred Tuesday afternoon, told investigators the wreck was not an accident. That man was in critical condition at a local Hospital, but was able to speak to detectives.

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The Hartford Courant reported a student pilot and his instructor were arguing before the crash, with the student saying he no longer wanted to fly the plane. An initial search of the apartment where the student was staying found no signs of terrorism, the newspaper added. Continue reading

TOO SOON? So How Much Was Gene Wilder WORTH When He Died?

Now that comedic icon Gene Wilder has passed away the only big question still looms is what was his net worth? This is Hollywood after all.

After 30 movies, many of them huge hits, the legendary actor left his benefactors the healthy sum of $20 million.

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Gene Wilder Net Worth: Gene Wilder was an American stage and screen actor, director, screenwriter and author who had a net worth of $20 million. h/t celebritynetworth Continue reading

Gene Wilder TOP 10 All-Time GREATEST Movies

Everyone’s got a favorite Gene Wilder movie! Some love the talented actor as “Willy Wonka” in iconic children’s movie, Willy Wonka in and the Chocolate Factory, while other, more mature fans, love his performance in Mel Brooks‘ Blazing Saddles!

Wilder enjoyed not one, but several all-time classic roles over the course of his career. Here’s the short list!

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For his first big-screen performance, Wilder landed a plum role in a certified counterculture touchstone. The antihero outlaws take milquetoast Eugene Grizzard (Wilder) and his girlfriend Velma (Evans Evans) hostage, and the pair grow chummy with their captors in no time at all. Watch the moment that his lady accidentally mentions that she’s older than she had told him. He doesn’t have to say a word; the shell-shocked look on his face is more than enough. It’s a brilliant comic beat.

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