Police investigate deaths of 2 southwest Missouri women

5 years 1 month 3 weeks ago Monday, June 22 2015 Jun 22, 2015 Monday, June 22, 2015 7:16:17 AM CDT June 22, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

MONETT (AP) - Police are investigating the deaths of two women in separate homes in southwest Missouri.

Authorities said the husband of 37-year-old Anna K. Smith found her dead Saturday evening in their home in Monett. Police say her cause of death is not immediately apparent.

The Joplin Globe reported police received a call shortly after Smith's body was found that a second woman, 25-year-old Tosha M. Norris, had been found dead in her home. The cause of her death was also not obvious.

A 35-year-old man, who was in a relationship with Norris, was taken into custody after detectives learned he had been with both women on Saturday. Police said the suspect was wanted on a felony warrant for domestic violence in a case in which Norris was the victim. 

 

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