Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to a report of a deceased female in the area of O’Brien Farm on Oxen Pond Road on November 11th at approximately 8:20am.
An autopsy was completed revealing the identity of the victim as 36 year old Victoria Head, and the manner of death to be a homicide. Police are not releasing the cause of death at this time.
Police believe that Victoria Head may have been involved in the sex trade industry, which may be connected to her murder. Police are urging people involved in the sex trade industry, to be extra vigilant.
nyone with information on the homicide is asked to call the RNC at 709-729-8000
RCMP were investigating after two people were found dead over the weekend.
An 18 year old woman was found dead in a basement apartment inside a home on McGettigan Boulevard in Marystown September 16th.
The following day her partner 37 year old Jeff Kilfoy was found dead in a wooded area in the Mooring Cove area of Marystown.
RCMP have said that Kilfoy murdered the woman and then himself. No other information has been released at this time.
St John’s police responded to report of a stabbing in the area of Alderberry Lane area near Mundy Pond at approximately 3:30 p.m. Thursday September 7th.
Police found 36 year old David Collins suffering from serious injuries. Collins was rushed to hospital where he dies later that day.
Police said Craig Pope, 31, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of David Collins.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary are investigating the June 7th disappearance of Courtney Lake 24, as a homicide.
Lake was last seen leaving her home on Wellington Crescent in Mount Pearl, at 7:52pm, and getting into a truck on nearby Michener Ave at 7:54pm.
Police are asking for the Public’s help in identifying the vehicle and driver. The truck in question has a camouflage “deer head “decal on the passenger side of the back (truck pan) window.
Police have released a youtube video of the suspects vehicle, and Lake entering the vehicle.
Anyone with information is asked to call The RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS .
On July 24th a suspicious house fire took the life of former missionary and teacher Regula Schule 88. Police had originally said the death of Schule was suspicious and they were investigating.
On September 21 Jonathan Henoche, 30, had been charged with second degree murder in the death of Schule.
Police said that they received a 911 call reporting a 25 year old that had been abducted from his Seal Cove home at around 4:10am on July 30th. When police arrived the home was on fire.
Steven Miller was found dead on a driveway with multiple stab wounds in the Bayview Heights subdivision four hours later, and 7 km away from the Seal Cove Abduction.
Police are looking for 3 male suspects.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Paul Connolly 35, Calvin Kenny 25, and Kyle Morgan 19, are all facing charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, arson and robbery.
A Canada wide warrant has been issued for the arrest of Chesley John Lucas 23. He is wanted for charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, robbery and arson in the death and abduction of Steven Miller.
Marcel Reardon 46 was released from prison where he was for reportedly breaching court orders the day before his body was found.
St. John’s Police were called to an apartment on Brazil street on May 9th at around 9:30 am on reports of a body. Police arrived to discover Reardon dead, his body pushed under a back staircase of the building.
The cause of death is pending the autopsy.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
28 year old Ann Norris has been charged with first degree murder in the slaying on Marcel Reardon. Police say the two were known to each other but did not elaborate on the relationship.
*Court documents state that the age of Norris is 32 , but police have listed her as 28.
Emergency crews responded to a fire in Hayden Heights on April 24th. Firefighters discovered the body of 5 year old Quinn Butt when entering the home. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police believe Trent Butt 37, killed his daughter Quinn and then set fire to his home. Firefighters rescued Trent Butt from the blaze and he is expected to survive. Butt is facing charges of first degree murder and arson.
Police were called to a home in the Labrador community of Nain NL on December 23 to check on the welfare of a 37 year old man and a 38 year old woman.
Police found the two bodies in what appears to be a suspicious death.
Police have not released the names of the victims or the cause of death at this time.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary has arrested Brandon Phillips 27, who is suspected to have shot Larry Wellman who tried to intervene in an armed robbery on October 3rd in St. John’s.
Phillips, has since been charged with first degree murder in shooting death of Larry Wellman at the Captain’s Quarters Hotel.