Lashay R. Young-Beard Wiki – Biography
Lashay R. Young-Beard, 25, was found dead at the scene when police responded to a call of shots fired at 6.35 pm on Monday in Kokomo, Indiana.
Inside the home, a 24-year-old man was found with duct tape in the bathtub.
Lashay R. Young-Beard Age
Age 25 year
Lashay R. Young-Beard Home
Home Indiana, US
Lashay R. Young-Beard Facts about death
- Lashay R. Young-Beard, 25, was found dead in Kokomo, Indiana on Monday
- Police found her body in a back yard while responding to a call of shots fired
- Inside the home, a 24-year-old man was found with duct tape in the bathtub
- He says he was held captive and tortured for 11 days in the residence
- The suspects and two victims appear to have all known one another
Lashay R. Young-Beard Police statement
Police are seeking suspects after finding a woman dead in the back yard of a home and a bound man in the bathtub inside.
As police searched the residence, they found a 24-year-old man who was bound hand and foot and gagged with duct tape.
The man, whose identity has not been publicly released, told cops that he had been held captive inside the home for 11 days, according to a police press release.
Victim IDed as Lashay R. Young-Beard, 25. Officers say 24 y/o man was found in bathtub of home. Reportedly had duct tape on his mouth, around his wrists/ankles. He told police he had been confined at that home for 11 days. https://t.co/Tosc9AQr3O
— Kelly Reinke (@KellyReinkeTV) February 4, 2020
Lashay R. Young-Beard kidnapping and torture
The male victim went on to say that he had been battered and tortured with scalding water during his involuntary confinement.
The individuals responsible for the kidnapping and torture were acquaintances of both the male victim and Young-Beard, he told police.
Young-Beard was pronounced deceased at the scene by Howard County Coroner. An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday.
‘Part of what’s worst for me is thinking she laid out there in that yard. That’s the hardest part. She laid out there in that yard,’ Young-Beard’s mom Christine Young told WTTV.