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Samantha Richards, 23 arrested after her baby was found dead in a dumpster

London Ontario police received a report of human remains in a dumpster on June 16th at around 11:30 am in the area of Mill street and Richmond street.

Investigators said on June 18th they had located the mother of the baby and said she may also responsible for placing the deceased in the dumpster. Samantha Richards, 23 was arrested and charged with neglect to obtain assistance in child birth and the disposing of the body of a child after delivery.

An autopsy will be performed this week to reveal if the infant was murdered.

More to come…


Dakoda Marcus Martin, London On second homicide of 2016

London Police were called to the area of Clarence St. and Dufferin Ave. at around 3:00am on reports of a stabbing on May 28th. Police arrived to find 21 year old Dakoda Martin, suffering from a stab wound to the chest.

Martin was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead. A 32 year old un-named man was found suffering from a stab wound not far from the stabbing of Martin. The 32 year old man sustained a stab wound to the torso, he was treated at hospital and sent home.

Police Arrested Jeremy Reddick 32, and he is facing one count of second degree murder and one count of aggravated assault.

Little information on the murder suicide in London

Not much information has been offered in London’s first homicide of 2016. Police were called to check on the welfare of occupants at an apartment on Grand Ave at around 5:30 pm on February 12th. Police found a woman dead in the apartment.

Hours later a man was found dead in a nearby auto garage. Police said the murder suicide was domestic related.

The names are not being released because the family has requested privacy. However neighbours were worried after the garage owner Mahmoud (Michele) Abdulrahim didn’t show up Saturday, could not be found.

Alekesji Guzhavin shot to death in Windsor

Two days before Christmas, Alekesji Guzhavin 31 of London Ontario was shot and killed at a Windsor Ontario home. Police responded to a 911 call and found Guzhavin dead and another man Gregory Henriquez injured.

Dia’Eddin Hanan of Windsor has been charged with attempted murder and first-degree murder.

Police have not released motive, they did say Guzhavin was facing many charges at the time of his death, including two counts of attempted murder.

Suzan Aisha Jacob fatally stabbed on Canada day

When Police arrived to her east London Apartment they found Suzan Aisha Jacob, 50, with multiple stab wounds. Jacob was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries, said police.

Juma Kuol, 49, is charged with second-degree murder.

London Police have confirmed the victim and the accused of Wednesday’s fatal stabbing were not in a domestic relationship, however they were known to each other, and considered themselves friends.



Jeremy Ryan Cook fatally shot over cellphone

London police say Jeremy Ryan Cook, 18, left his cellphone in a London taxi and electronically traced it to a parking lot early June 14th. Cook and a relative went to the parking lot around 5:15 a.m. and approached sedan with three men inside. A discussion about the phone followed and the car started to drive away.

Police said Cook held onto the driver’s side door as it drove behind a plaza, where shots were fired.

Cook was found behind the plaza by police responding to the report of gunshots. He suffered from multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Investigators say an arrest warrant, charging Muhab Sultanaly Sultan, 23, of Calgary, Alta. with second degree murder was applied for.


Muhab Sultanaly Sultan’s body was recovered from the Rideau River in Ottawa last week. Sultan was a suspect wanted in a shooting death over a stolen cellphone.

Mohamed Ibrahim Sail, is facing a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of 18-year-old Jeremy Cook. Police said that Sail turned himself in shortly before 8 p.m. July 10th in London, ON.


Mark McCullagh shot outside his London, Ontario home

Police have released few details in the  McCullagh case other than they’re looking for three men who were travelling in a red pickup truck with white lettering above the rear wheels.

March 4th, McCullagh was taking out the garbage from the front porch of their home while his wife Mary Willar was on the couch in the front room playing video games.

Willar heard him shout, “I’ve been shot,” then stumbled in the doorway and fell on to the floor, later dying inside the home.

Police said they believe McCullagh and culprits knew each other and maintain they believe there were three suspects.