Police Arrive At Home To Find Murder Victim Wrapped In Bed Sheet, Suspect Covered In Blood

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Source: Collier County Sheriff’s Office; MEGA

Aug. 22 2022, Published 4:35 p.m. ET

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When police responded to a Florida home, they found a man covered in blood and a victim wrapped in a bed sheet.

Now, authorities said they arrested the blood-soaked man on a murder charge.

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Around 2 a.m. on Aug. 21, the Collier County Sheriff’s Office in Florida was called to a home for a suspicious incident.

When deputies arrived, Chadrick Austile, 32, answered the door, according to the sheriff’s office. Deputies could see the body of a victim wrapped on a bed sheet on the floor. Austile had blood on his hands and confessed to killing the victim.

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The name of the victim has not been released.

Austile told police that the man went to grab his genitals and that he shot him, according to WINK News. Police also found blood spatter on a nearby wall.

Austile was charged with second-degree murder and booked into jail.


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