Evan Marshall Case--Criminology

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I live in Nassau County in Port Washington, NY. This murder was committed by the son of a neighbor who work as a guidance counselor in my high school. Her nephew, Evan Marshall lived across the bay in Glen Cove, NY. He the murder occurred on August 17, 2006. Evan Marshall was 31-years-old when he committed the murder. He lived in his parents’ in a gated community. He murdered and dismembered the body of retired teacher who lived across the street. He did not know the victim. The disappearance of Denise Fox, age 57, was first noticed by her daughter who found the back sliding door broken and blood on the floor when she returned home. The body was found by Nassau County Police in the basement of Marshall’s home on Friday August 18 several hours after the disappearance was reported. Two carving knives and two trash containers were also found on the basement. Marshall was arrested the following morning at 10 am when he drove into the driveway. Upon a search of the car, Denise Fox’ severed head was found in his trunk. The police reported that the killing occurred in the Fox home between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, and the body was then dragged to the Marshall home. Marshall had also ran down a woman in the morning that Thursday who described the car he was driving. Marshall graduated from Arizona State University in Tempe in 1997 with a bachelor's degree in history, and most recently worked as a bedding salesman in Rockland County Marshall had a previous minor criminal record on charges of petty larceny and driving while intoxicated. Marshall plead guilty to the charge of murder in the first degree, three counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree, burglary in the second degree and criminal mischief in the fourth degree, and charges of assault and leaving the scene of an incident involving physical injury without reporting, charges that stem
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