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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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Arif suspected that Tauqeer had illicit relations with his sister, hence he decided to kill him,' alleged the SSP.
The spot report said the policemen saw Magdaraog, with the gun tucked into his waist, passing a sachet of suspected shabu to Ordono.
More than 50 pills in different colours were recovered from the possession of the first suspect, which the police suspected to be drugs.
He learned later that the woman had shot a suspected burglar.
How did the client become aware of the suspected fraud?
Investigators located a wounded 21-year-old man at a nearby emergency room, and a motorcycle police officer arrested a 19-year-old suspected accomplice when he ran a red light after dropping the alleged shooter off at the hospital.
This article discusses technical incident response and system auditing methods that can help you quickly evaluate the status of a suspected system.
After seeing the illegal bird parts and the suspected cocaine, the undercover agents identified themselves and told the suspect that he was going to be placed under arrest.
Wright and his partner, Special Agent John Vincent, described in agonizing detail how their superiors shut down a 1998 investigation tying a suspected terrorist cell in Chicago to Yassin al-Kadi, a Saudi Arabian financier suspected of funneling millions of dollars to the al-Qaeda terrorist network.
In response to the heightened level of security in the United States and the critical nature of assisting the FBI with information on suspected terrorists, New World developed the new search tool to expedite searches.
Five suspected robbers were killed in an alleged shootout with policemen while they were inside a police vehicle in Jala-Jala town in Rizal province on Saturday, police reports said.
PALMDALE - A man suspected of leaving the scene of a fatal crash today was arrested after a high-speed chase that ended in another crash that killed another person and injured three others, a sheriff's deputy said.