Orange County Sheriff John Mina revealed the distressing news during a Sunday news conference, disclosing that missing Florida mom, missing Florida mom, Rucker, reported missing a week earlier, succumbed to an apparent gunshot wound.
Tragedy struck as a missing Florida mom, Shakeira Rucker, was discovered dead over the weekend inside a storage unit registered to her estranged husband, who authorities identify as the primary suspect in her murder
The sheriff’s office, in collaboration with the Winter Springs Police Department, conducted an extensive search across multiple Florida counties following missing Florida mom, Rucker’s disappearance earlier this month. Security footage from November 11 captured missing Florida mom, Rucker with Cory Hill, her estranged husband, who was subsequently named a person of interest in her case on Tuesday.
By Sunday, Hill was apprehended and detained without bond in the Orange County jail, facing four counts of attempted homicide related to an incident on November 12. Sheriff Mina emphatically stated that Cory Hill is the prime suspect in the disappearance and, now, the murder of the missing Florida mom, Shakeira Rucker. The ongoing investigation aims to amass evidence to build a compelling case against Hill.
On Saturday, authorities, having concluded a search near the Bob White airfield in Mount Dora, received a distressing 911 call from an Apopka storage unit reporting an unusual odor
Officers who arrived at the scene found the deceased body of a woman suspected to be the missing Florida mother, Rucker, showing signs of a likely gunshot wound. On Saturday, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office used a Facebook post to inform Rucker’s family, offering sympathies and affirming their commitment to seek justice. Loved ones congregated for a vigil after the Sunday press briefing, during which Rucker’s younger brother, Clarence Thorton, encouraged individuals facing similar situations to seek assistance, expressing shock that his sister could have encountered such a devastating fate.