Aberdeen murder victim and suspect identified, investigation continues
Police have released the name of the woman who called 911 from an Aberdeen home early Saturday where officers found a man’s body.
Police Captain John Green tells us they both lived at the home, in the 1400 block of Cherry street. Just before 5 Saturday morning, 45 year old Leah Thompson called 911 and made incriminating statements to dispatchers. Responding officers said Thompson also made statements to them before they entered the home and found 63 year old Harold David Crabtree dead, the victim of several apparent stab wounds.
Green said they were not certain of the relationship between the two, Thompson will be arraigned today in Aberdeen court, she faces second-degree murder charges.