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Boone man arrested in the Kansas City area at the conclusion of a D.C.I. death investigation.
Posted: Apr 08 2013 by ppowers

 

 

After a year long investigation by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigationg and the Boone Police Department, 39 year old Alexander Joseph Fazzino has been arrested and charged with Murder in the First Degree,a Class A Felony. Fazzino is accused of killing his wife,32 year old Emily Fazzino. On January 29,2012 at approximately 8:00 P.M.,the Boone Police Department received a 911 call from Alexander Fazzino who indicated his wife was attempting to kill herself. Upon arrival at the Fazzino residence at 1210 South View Court in Boone, police located Emily Fazzino in the bathroom. She was lying on the floor unresponsive. Officers also observed Emily had bruising on her neck and forehead. All attempts by officers to revive Emily were unsuccessful. An autopsy conducted by the State Medical Examiner's Office revealed Emily's remains had no sign of drug abuse or a drug overdose. The autopsy also identified several areas of trauma, including the neck and throat as well as the sides and front of Emily's head. Additionally, a forensic pathology expert reviewed the autopsy findings to conclude that Emily died of asphyxia due to neck compressions and or drowning. Alexander Fazzino was arrested on Sunday,April 7 at the Dick's Sporting Goods parking lot by the Lee's Summit Police Department in Independence, Missouri. He was booked on an Iowa warrant into the  Lee's Summit Police Department jail where he currently remains as of Monday afternoon. Fazzino is being held on $1.5 million bond.

 

 

After a year long investigation by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigationg and the Boone Police Department, 39 year old Alexander Joseph Fazzino has been arrested and charged with Murder in the First Degree,a Class A Felony. Fazzino is accused of killing his wife,32 year old Emily Fazzino. On January 29,2012 at approximately 8:00 P.M.,the Boone Police Department received a 911 call from Alexander Fazzino who indicated his wife was attempting to kill herself. Upon arrival at the Fazzino residence at 1210 South View Court in Boone, police located Emily Fazzino in the bathroom. She was lying on the floor unresponsive. Officers also observed Emily had bruising on her neck and forehead. All attempts by officers to revive Emily were unsuccessful. An autopsy conducted by the State Medical Examiner's Office revealed Emily's remains had no sign of drug abuse or a drug overdose. The autopsy also identified several areas of trauma, including the neck and throat as well as the sides and front of Emily's head. Additionally, a forensic pathology expert reviewed the autopsy findings to conclude that Emily died of asphyxia due to neck compressions and or drowning. Alexander Fazzino was arrested on Sunday,April 7 at the Dick's Sporting Goods parking lot by the Lee's Summit Police Department in Independence, Missouri. He was booked on an Iowa warrant into the  Lee's Summit Police Department jail where he currently remains as of Monday afternoon. Fazzino is being held on $1.5 million bond.

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