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Sunday, July 14, 2024

Suspect arrested in double homicide case

On June 17 the Davis Police Department (DPD) arrested a 16 year old male on charges for the double homicide of  longtime Davis residents Oliver Northup and Claudia Maupin. He is currently in custody and there are no other suspects in the case.

The DPD discovered the two deceased, Northup, 87, and Maupin, 76, on April 14 at 9:20 p.m. while responding to a welfare check at 4006 Cowell Blvd in South Davis.

DPD has been working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the California Department of Justice, the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office, the West Sacramento Police Department and the Dixon Police Department and have served many search warrants in regards to the case said Darren Pytel, DPD Assistant Police Chief in a press release.

No further information has been released because the investigation is ongoing and it involves a minor. Anyone with information related to the case should contact the DPD at 530-747-5400.

— Paayal Zaveri




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