Missing Dane County WI Couple Donald Colleen Soper Found Inside Vehicle In Black Earth Saturday ‘Injuries Unknown’

DANE COUNTY, WI. (THECOUNT) — The missing Dane County couple, Donald and Colleen Soper, have been located inside a vehicle in Black Earth, according to reports.

The couple was found in the 5500 block of County Highway J, according to the Dane County Sheriff’s Department.

Injuries are unknown at this time.

A Silver Alert had been issued for the Black Earth couple who were reported missing Thanksgiving afternoon, reported WKOW.

The Sopers departed a family dinner on Wilkinson Road for a quick drive around 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving. They say the couple had not been seen since.

They were last seen driving a 2008 black Dodge Caliber with a Wisconsin plate number of 327FXX.


Geo quick facts: Black Earth is a village in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,338 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Black Earth. It is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.

International Opera Star Jessye Norman Dead At 74

NEW YORK, NY. (THECOUNT) — Jessye Norman – renowned international opera star whose passionate soprano voice won her four Grammy Awards and the National Medal of Arts – has died, according to family spokesperson Gwendolyn Quinn. She was 74.

A statement released to The Associated Press on Monday said Norman died at 7:54 a.m. EDT from septic shock and multi-organ failure secondary to complications of a spinal cord injury she had sustained in 2015. She died at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York, and was surrounded by loved ones.

“We are so proud of Jessye’s musical achievements and the inspiration that she provided to audiences around the world that will continue to be a source of joy. We are equally proud of her humanitarian endeavors addressing matters such as hunger, homelessness, youth development, and arts and culture education,” the family statement read, reports AP.

Geo quick facts: New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square – wikipedia.

Joseph Min Naglak ID’d As Sailor Killed Aboard USS George H.W. Bush In “Propeller Mishap”

USS, GEORGE HW BUSH. (THECOUNT) — The Navy identified the sailor aboard the USS George H.W. Bush that was killed Monday in an accident as Airman Apprentice Joseph Min Naglak.

Naglak was struck by a turning propeller of an E-2C Hawkeye after securing the aircraft to the flight deck, a Navy news release said.

Naglak, who enlisted in the Navy in his home state of New Jersey in April 2017, was an Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) Airman Apprentice, the Navy said.

Nearly 30 ships had just returned after being sortied to avoid impact from Hurricane Florence last week, but according to Navy spokesman Commander Dave Hecht, Monday’s incident occurred while the ship was out to sea. Continue reading

Blair OK Fire Chief Announces Death Of Friendship Firefighter Friday

ATLUS, OK. (THECOUNT) – The Blair Fire Department chief announced the sad news on Facebook that the department has lost one of their own. The firefighter, who has not need identified, worked at the Friendship Fire Department, located on South Main Street in Altus, OK.

The Friendship firefighter was killed while working a house fire Friday evening, the chief said.

The fire broke out just after 5:30 p.m. at a home at the intersection of county roads 206 and 160 about a mile north of Altus. Firefighters arrived to find the home engulfed in flames. source

The Blair Fire Department’s Facebook page reported the death of one firefighter with the Friendship fire department.

It is with heavy heart tonight, a fire fighter was lost in the of duty, we ask that you keep his family in your prayers at this time of need,,,,,
Prayers for the friendship fire department and family

Albert Tyner chief Continue reading

OK Woman Brittany DeVerges, 26, Found Shot Dead INSIDE Pawnee County Jail Cell

PAWNEE COUNTY, OK. (THECOUNT) — Agents with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are trying to explain exactly how a young woman, arrested for public drunkenness, was found shot dead hours later in her jail cell Tuesday afternoon.

Brittany Weide DeVerges, 26, was arrested 3 a.m. Tuesday for public intoxication and possession of paraphernalia, and transported to the Pawnee County Jail.

Authorities say they checked on the young woman around 10:30 a.m. and determined that she needed to remain in the Oklahoma detox cell for an extended period of time.

At 12 p.m., officials say DeVerges was found deceased in her jail cell after suffering an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. A handgun was located on her stomach, authorities said.

Officials with the OSBI say the evidence indicates that DeVerges sneaked the weapon into the jail on her person. Continue reading

Photo: Family Member IDs Missing KY Man Found Dead In Jennings Creek

Micah Reed has been named by family members as the missing man found dead in Jennings Creek.

The Bowling Green Police Department had been searching for Reed, 34, since being reported missing March 30.

BGPD says on April 9 around 5:30 p.m. they got a call from a man saying he had found a body in Jennings Creek. Continue reading

Missing VA Man Mark Davis Found Dead “Not Far From Yorktown Home”

Mark Davis, the Yorktown, Virginia man who went missing Wednesday, has been found dead.

The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office said their search ended, after Davis, 41, was found dead Friday afternoon.

Davis was last seen in the Coventry section of Tabb Wednesday morning, and police said that they found him dead not far from his home.

Police did not release why or how Davis had died, and also stated that they are currently not looking for suspects.  Continue reading

AZ Man Toby Aldecoa Found Dead In Mesa Vehicle

Toby Aldecoa has been identified by Chandler, AZ., police as the man found dead in his car in Mesa. He had been reported missing on March 6.

Aldecoa was last seen Tuesday morning near the Del Taco, located at 2510 E Germann Rd, Chandler, AZ., 85286. Investigators believe Aldecoa was with a man who has yet to be named.

Aldecoa was found dead in his car Thursday afternoon near Ray and Hawes roads, a Chandler police spokesperson said. Continue reading

Tragedy Strikes AL State Rep. Allen Treadaway Family After Daughter Killed In Good Hope Crash

The daughter of State Representative Allen Treadaway, R-Morris, was killed in a early morning traffic accident near Good Hope.

According to State Troopers, Kelsey Marie Treadaway, 31, died when her vehicle was struck from behind by another vehicle. The accident took place around 3 a.m. and the cause is still under investigation.

Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon gave the following statement, in regards to the incident. Continue reading