The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

November 8, 2012

'Person of interest' in Milton death case detained, then released

By Francis Scarcella
The Daily Item

— MILTON — Police took Mark Boyles into custody then released him on Thursday, sources close to a death investigation in Milton said.

Boyles, 55, of 8 Park Lane, Milton, was reportedly spotted inside a Lewisburg area coffee shop late last night or early this morning and picked up by police, according to the sources.

On Sunday, the body of Vennie Boyles,  Mark Boyles mother, was found at their residence. Police have said Mark Boyles was a “person of interest,” and have not commented further.

Police said later on Thursday that Boyles was released following questioning.

More details will be posted as they become available.