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Homicide Suspect Arrested

April 2, 2012

On April 2, 2012, Oceanside Police arrested 28-year-old Oceanside resident Tyree Paschall for the murder of 47-year-old Oceanside resident Crain Conaway. Oceanside Police found Conaway deceased in her Oceanside home in the 1400 block of Marquette Street on January 21, 2012.

The ongoing homicide investigation led to today's arrest of Paschall who has been in the Vista Detention Facility on a parole violation since January 30, 2012. Paschall is scheduled for arraignment in Vista Court on April 4, 2012.

On January 21, 2012 at 11:40 p.m. Oceanside Police responded to the 1400 block of Marquette Street to check the welfare of 47-year-old Crain Conaway. An acquaintance of Conaway’s had requested police check on her welfare since she had not been heard from in several days. There was no answer at the door. Police gained entry through the assistance of the property owner/landlord. Police discovered Conaway deceased with signs of trauma to her body. There were no signs of forced entry or indication that a robbery had occurred. A motive is not being released and police do not believe this incident is gang related.

( News Release )