Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a suspicious death at 3 Farthington Place, Dartmouth, on January 21st at approximately 4:08 pm.
Police arrived to find 3-year-old Deborah Irene Yorke of Dartmouth, dead at the scene. An autopsy was completed on January 22, and determined the manner of death to be a homicide.
Update January 28th
Brandon Jake Hollohan, 23, was arrested on January 25th, and has been charged with second-degree murder. Hollohan is scheduled to appear in court on January 29th.
Investigators ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact police by calling 902-490-5020