submit a death
Asha Wiley (27) was the first of two women to be bound, gagged, and suffocated by Raymondeze Rivera
Published: Feb 07, 2007 @ 12:45 AM
Asha Wiley (27)
Dec 11, 2006
Cause of Death:
view their profile
A Florida man has been charged with murder in the death of an Anderson County woman - one of two women killed in a similar fashion - police say.
Raymondeze Lamon Rivera, 28, of Tampa was charged Saturday with murder in connection with the death of 28-year-old mother of two, Kwana Burns.
Rivera was arrested in a traffic stop outside Atlanta late Friday, said Linda Dudley, spokeswoman for the Anderson police department.
Rivera was driving a vehicle matching the description given to police from witnesses who had seen Burns talking with a man at a South Carolina gas station the day before she was killed.
Burns was found bound and gagged on the floor of her new home by her 9-year-old son Thursday morning. She had been suffocated. Her death was linked to the suffocation of 27-year-old Asha Wiley on Dec. 11. Wiley also was found dead in her home.
Anderson investigators traveled to Douglas County, Ga., on Saturday to interview Rivera. He could be extradited to South Carolina as early as Monday.
"We are trying to find out what information he may or may not know about the deaths of Asha Wiley and Kwana Burns," Dudley said.
Dudley said Rivera was charged in Burns' death and had yet to be linked to any other killings.
"We have contacted other law enforcement agencies in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina for them to check their missing persons and unsolved murder cases," Dudley said. "Right now, we only have evidence to link him to the Kwana Burns case."
Dudley said investigators don't know why Rivera may have been in Anderson this month or how he may have met the two women.
Investigators say they were able to find a general location for Rivera based on information from Burns' cell phone.
Man charged with killing S.C. woman
go back to article archive list
article loaded in 0 ms
Brady Endryck (46) died after a battle with cancer
Mr. Brady J. Endryck, age 46, passed away after a truly courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the Siegenthaler Center. At the time of his passing, his loving family and friends were by his side and with him all the way.
Brenda Echelbarger (45) and her husband died in a murder-suicide
Echelbarger, Brenda Jean; age 45; of Harrison passed away Thursday, January 15, 2015 at her home.
Jonathon Walker (34) killed himself, his wife Shantai Hale (31), their daughter and his mother-in-law
The evil inside Jonathon Walker remained hidden for 34 years — and exploded on Saturday in 60 savage seconds.
Victoria Hammond (58) was stabbed to death inside her apartment
A 58-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in her Coney Island apartment Saturday night, officials said.
Calvin Esdaile Jr (31) turned the gun on himself after he shot his work supervisor inside a Home Depot
Disturbed Home Depot employee Calvin Esdaile Jr. fatally shot his supervisor before turning the gun on himself Sunday afternoon, the New York Daily News reports.
Copyright © 2009 MyDeathSpace.com