Dunedin man charged with first-degree murder in death of mother

Nicholas Noren

DUNEDIN — Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives charged a 31-year-old Dunedin man with first-degree murder Nov. 5 in connection with the death of his mother.

Deputies responded to a home on Coastal Place in Dunedin about 2:03 a.m. Nov. 5 on a report of a possible homicide.

According to detectives, the investigation revealed that Nicholas Noren has got into a disagreement with his mother, Donna Gene Doren, 60. Detectives say during the argument, Nicholas shot Donna one time. She was transported to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Nicholas Noren was transported to the Pinellas County Jail where he was charged with one count of first-degree murder. No bail was set.