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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 prime suspect had hurled a shoe at the ousted premier when he came to the rostrum to address a gathering at the known seminary.
Elements from MPD's Police Station (PS) 4 arrested suspects Amador dela Costa, Christian Cruz, Renie Briones Marites de Guzman, and Khim Jhay Azanes who were having pot session on San Agustin street corner Batanes street in Sampaloc, Manila.
Divulging more details about the robbery, the third suspect added that after they stole Dh4,500 after they broke into the house, which they divided among themselves.
The Criminal Investigation Directorate carried out investigations, arrested the suspects and referred them to the Public Prosecution according to applicable legal procedures.
KARACHI -- At least four suspects were killed in a shootout with police and two others arrested on Monday in multiple operations conducted by police in Karachi.
Investigations also revealed that a second suspect had smuggled explosives from Iraq aboard the same bus and that a third suspect had also smuggled explosives in coordination with the fifth suspect and had received explosives that had been smuggled from the fourth suspect.
21) Electronic recordings of suspect confessions help enhance an officer's credibility in several ways.
Also what must be considered are the severity of the crime, the immediate threat to the safety of the officers or others, whether the suspect is resisting arrest or attempting to evade arrest by flight.
Is the suspect an employee at will, or is there a valid employee agreement?
The suspect escaped after he jumped from the second story landing to the roof of an adjacent building, and then jumped over a fence behind that property.
The idea behind the Miranda warning is that once a suspect is in police custody--and Miranda only applies when the suspect has been arrested--the person has a right to know he or she does not have to talk to the police
followed by hours and sometimes days of poking around the suspect file system and log files trying to confirm their suspicions.