Waterloo Regional Police Continue to Investigate Homicide in Cambridge

Posted on Thursday January 31, 2019

Waterloo Region, Ontario The Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Major Crime Unit is continuing to investigate a homicide that occurred on Southwood Drive in Cambridge on Thursday, January 31, 2019.

Police responded to a residence at approximately 6:25 a.m. and located a male with serious injuries. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place on February 1, 2019.

Investigators are conducting a canvass in the area and have spoken to several witnesses who have reported hearing gunshots. Multiple individuals were seen leaving at the time of the incident.

An increased police presence will continue in the area as members of our Major Crime Unit, Forensic Identification Unit and General Detectives continue to investigate.

More information will be released when available.

Anyone with information is asked to call police 519-570-9777 ext. 8309 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Media Inquiries:

Cherri Greeno

Media Relations Coordinator

Executive Branch

Waterloo Regional Police Service

519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8773

cherri.greeno@wrps.on.ca

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