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Motor Head

Why did a young man break into the home of a family friend?


About the current investigation

When sheriff's officers responded to the scene of a triggered silent alarm at a Yoknapatawpha County residence, they found a young man who insisted on speaking to detectives.

If the young man really was a family friend of the homeowner as he claimed, why would he break in?

And what did he want with the detectives?

Examine the evidence and solve the case.

Ready to get started? Check out the Motor Head Case Introduction and Case Recap. Then review the Latest Case Information.


How to navigate Crime Scene casesThe Motor Head case documents are presented in reverse chronological order in the Case Files.

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The Motor Head investigation began on Monday, March 15, 2021, and will run for about eight weeks.




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