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Dismembered body in Seattle IDed as former Tucson resident

A 40-year-old mother of three whose partial remains were discovered in a Seattle recycling bin Saturday has been identified by authorities. Ingrid Rounsaville Lyne was a 1993 graduate of Canyon del Oro High School. She graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1997. Lyne vanished Friday after going on a date. A man was arrested Monday in the slaying.

Lyne, a nurse in Renton, Wash., went on a date to the Seattle Mariners home opener with a man she met online, the Seattle Times reported. She was reported missing Saturday morning when her ex-husband didn't find her at home when he tried to drop off the couple's three daughters.

That afternoon, a Seattle homeowner discovered human remains — including a foot and a head — wrapped in plastic bags in a recycling bin. Police identified the remains and arrested John Robert Charlton, 37, and booked him for investigation of a homicide.

Lyne had gone on a date Friday night with the arrested man, according to social media posts by her friends.

From the Times:

Lyne lived with her daughters in a brick-and-tan rambler with a lilac bush blooming out front. In a front window, all but one blind was pulled shut Monday.

(Edward) Franceschina said he has lived in the neighborhood since 1976. Ingrid Lyne had lived across the street for about 13 years.

All three of her daughters, ranging in age from about 8 to 12, were born after Lyne moved into the house. Lyne split with the girls’ father a couple of years ago, when he moved out of the home, Franceschina said.

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Lyne and her husband divorced in 2014, King County court records show.

Reached by telephone Monday, her ex-husband, Phillip Lyne, said he couldn’t discuss the matter.

When news of body parts being discovered in the recycling bin surfaced over the weekend, Franceschina said he feared the worst.

Charlton's criminal history includes convictions for misdemeanor assault in King County in 1997, felony theft in Montana in 2009, second-degree aggravated robbery in Utah in 2006 and misdemeanor battery in a 2009 case in Idaho, the Times reported based on court records. He also was found guilty of possession of marijuana in 1997, with the charge deferred if he completed alcohol school and other conditions.

Lyne's friends have launched a gofundme campaign to raise money for her three daughters.

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