Waterloo Regional Police Investigate Homicide

Waterloo Region, Ontario –  The Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Major Crime Unit is investigating a homicide that occurred in Kitchener on Monday, June 18, 2018.

Police responded to a residence, located at 926 Courtland Avenue East, at approximately 8:45 p.m. for a report of an injured male.

An adult male was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A post-mortem is scheduled to be conducted in Hamilton today.

The Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Major Crime Unit, General Detectives and Forensic Identification officers continue to investigate this incident and are looking to speak to a male who was seen in the area at the time. He is described as white, in his late 20s to early 30s with a thin build and short, light-coloured hair. He was wearing a black backpack and carrying a guitar.

There will be an increased police presence in the area as the investigation continues. More information will be released when available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterloo Regional Police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8424 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


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