Tag Archives: Guelph

Update: 26 year old Guelph man arrested on a first degree murder charge of a 54 year old woman

Guelph police police responded to an assistance call at a residence on Hasler Crescent  on July 18th at approximately 12:09am.

Police located the 54 year old woman, she was pronounced dead at the scene. The circumstances surrounding her death were deemed suspicious.

Investigators arrested a 26 year old male for first degree murder at 6:17am July 18th on a City of Guelph bus. Police are not seeking any other suspects.

Update July 19th
Guelph police have identified the victim as Mirella Roncato 54, and the accused as her 26 year old son Jacob Roncato.

Anyone with information in relation to this investigation can contact Det. Sgt. Dave Begin at 519-824-1212


Kathleen Mary Wood Murdered by her husband Alistair Bruce Wood

Alistair Bruce Wood 83, has been  accused of killing his wife Kathleen Mary Wood 84.

Police were called to a home in the Village by the Arboretum  in Guelph on the morning of Nov 25th where they found Kathleen Wood deceased.

Police have not released any information about how the victim died.

Few details are being released, but police say there is no risk to public safety.

Chris Schweitzer murdered by Sean Haverty

Police were called to the area of Tiffany and Woolwich in Guelph on June 17th on reports of an altercation involving two men.

Police found 38 year old Chris Schweitzer dead.

Sean Haverty 48, of Guelph was arrested and has been charged with first degree murder.

Little details are being released on how Chris Schweitzer died but Police are saying the two men did know each other.