Azuree Charles was reported to be a 9 year old boy according to officials. Azuree who lived in East Ken Manor, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, was found dead outside his home. A homicide investigation has been launched since the boy was found dead after been reported missing the previous night May 4.
The neighborhood was deafeningly quiet when the boy’s body was discovered. Westmoreland County District Attorney Nicole Ziccarelli identified the youngster and indicated there is a person of interest in the case during a news conference on Thursday, May 5 2022. Officials are doing everything they can to figure out what happened to the boy. He died in the most heinous way possible. His parents are heartbroken and don’t know what happened to their child.
Jean Charles ,Azuree’s father was arrested as a prime suspect following some child abuse occurrences in recent years. Investigation is still on going but the Westmoreland County Coroner Timothy Carson said with the manner of death and the situation of the scene he cant help but suspect homicide.
Azuree Charles 9-Year-Old Boy Found Dead
According to the report, a 9-year-old kid named Azure Charles was discovered dead outside his Haser Drive home near a shed on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, after being reported missing the night before. The death was declared a homicide by Westmoreland County Coroner Timothy Carson. Pittsburgh is 20 miles east of New Kensington.
Quick Facts about Azuree Charles
The cause of the boy’s death is currently under investigation. However, the police and detectives have yet to discover the cause of his death. East Ken Manor, a Westmoreland County Housing Authority couple, was where the dying boy lived. Because the case has become quite competitive, police officers are meticulous in their job. The district attorney’s office is requesting public assistance in its investigation so that this matter can be resolved as soon as possible. Investigators were setting up a command post in the boy’s area, Ziccarelli said in an earlier statement on Thursday.