CrimeMan who admitted to burying body behind Orange County home arrested
Pedestrian dead after being hit by Orange County Sheriff’s Office vehicle
A marked Orange County Sheriff's Office vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian Monday night in Ocoee, police said. It happened around 9 p.m. at the intersection of State Road 50 and Blackwood Avenue near Health Central Hospital in Ocoee, police said. Ocoee police officials said the department’s traffic unit is investigating the crash. Investigators have not said who had the right of way or released the name of the sheriff's deputy involved. Investigators have not released the name of the person struck and killed.
A man who admitted during an interview with WESH 2 News that he had buried his friend in his backyard has been arrested by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
Greg Palermo, 50, and Donald Morrison, 59, are facing charges of tampering with physical evidence, mishandling dead human remains, and failure to report a death for their involvement in the death of Brandon Boone in April.
Palermo said he admitted to law enforcement that there was a body in his yard when they turned up at his house to search it for drugs.
Palermo explained to WESH 2 News reporter Michelle Meredith that he “made a bad decision” when he buried the body behind his house.
Man injured in overnight stabbing in Orange County, deputies say
Orange County deputies are investigating after a man was stabbed early Saturday morning in Lockhart, according to the sheriff’s office.
At the time, Palermo said that Boone had died of a drug overdose.
“He jokingly said that morning while we were fishing that he wouldn’t mind being buried in my backyard because it’s so pretty," Palermo said.
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Burlington police find suspect from Orange County home invasion who fled the hospital after being thwarted by machete-wielding 11-year-old.
BURLINGTON, N.C. — The suspect thwarted by a machete-yielding 11-year-old during an Orange County home invasion who fled the UNC Hospital on 8 p.m. Friday has been arrested. Jataveon Dashawn Hall, 19, of Monroe was arrested at 1:13 p.m. in Burlington Sunday, according to the Burlington Police Department. Hall was arrested at his mother and stepfather’s home and has been put in the Orange County Detention Center. His first appearance in court will be on Monday at 2 p.m. He is being held under a $100,000 secure bond.
Florida man admits to burying body behind home
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