Front Page Detectives

Woman Found Dead And Wrapped In Sheet At Florida Motel, Suspect Admitted To Killing, Cops Say

mantaee county
Source: MEGA; Manatee County Sheriff's Office

Sep. 4 2022, Published 11:05 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to FlipboardShare to Email

A Florida man faces charges after police say he admitted to killing a woman and leaving her remains in a motel, according to a report.

Article continues below advertisement

Last week, the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office in Florida arrested Steven Cozens on a charge of second-degree murder.

Around 1 p.m. on Aug. 28, deputies responded to the America Best Value Inn in Bradenton, Florida, according to WTSP. There, they found a 26-year-old woman dead and wrapped in a bed sheet.

Article continues below advertisement

The victim had trauma to various parts of her body, according to the sheriff’s office.

Cozens was identified as a person of interest and arrested, according to WTSP. He admitted to police that he killed the woman.

Deputies did not detail the relationship between the suspect and the victim. They also didn’t release a possible motive in the case.


Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 FRONT PAGE DETECTIVES™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. FRONT PAGE DETECTIVES is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.