suspect


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suspect

A person identified as possibly having an interest in buying, but who has not yet been contacted or has not yet given any evidence of interest. Contrast with a prospect, who has indicated some interest in buying and who appears to have the desire and the ability to purchase.

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The police investigator stated that investigation had been completed and the 'shoe' hurled by the prime suspect recovered.
The suspect ran from the scene, but collapsed in a nearby restaurant parking lot, owing to the severity of his injuries.
The Manila Police District (MPD) authorities arrested 12 suspects for possessing illegal drugs in five separate police operations Tuesday night.
During police interrogation, the third suspect confessed that the nine accomplices headed to the flat, which was being run as a brothel - to carry out a robbery.
The case dates to October 16, 2014, when the suspects gathered at Jidhafs Municipality building.
In a separate targeted operation in Gulshan-i-Maymar, law enforcers arrested a suspect belonging to the militant wing of a political party.
An investigation launched by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) revealed that the first suspect, the bus driver who had made several trips to Iraq, and the fifth suspect, a fugitive living in Iraq, had agreed to use a young suspect to smuggle the explosives into Bahrain by placing them in his bag.
Suspect stole scrap metal from skip in yard at Sellers Engineering, Neptune Way.
In the interrogation setting, this not only includes differences in perceptions between the investigator and the suspect but also between investigators.
Second, newspapers have published excerpts of the officers' own report of the arrest, in which they admit hitting the suspect in the head after describing the suspect's alleged resistance to arrest.
CPAs are often the first resource small businesses contact when they suspect fraud has occurred.
Seeing this, a neighbor told the suspect to lie on the ground with his hands out.