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Police Investigating Double Homicide In Bowmanville

DURHAM REGION-Investigators are on scene at a residential home in Bowmanville for Durham Region’s third homicide investigation of 2023.

On Saturday, February 4, 2023, at approximately 2:15 p.m., members of Durham Regional Police East Division responded to an address on Crombie Street after receiving a call to check on the well-being of the occupants of the home.  When police arrived on scene officers located two deceased adults suffering from obvious signs of trauma. Members from Forensic Investigative Services were called to the scene to assist with the ongoing investigation.

Courtesy Austin Brettell

The coroner has attended and an autopsy has been ordered.

The Homicide Unit has now taken over this investigation and are asking for anyone with information or video footage, including dashcam and home surveillance, to please contact police.

The two deceased are the third and fourth victims of homicide in Durham Region in 2023.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Dorego of the Major Crimes Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5319.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

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Pamela Vanmeer
Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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