Tag Archives: Ontario

Jamiee Lee Miller’s remains found in woods

Jamiee Lee Miller of Barrie, was last heard from on October 12th via text message, and was reported missing by her family November 2, 2015.

On March 16th 2016 a person discovered the remains while walking their dog in the woods in Springwater Township. The remains were sent to the Office of the Chief Coroner and Forensic Pathology Services in Toronto where they were determined to belong to 30 year old Jamiee Lee Miller.

Police are treating the investigation as a homicide based on the findings from the Coroner’s office.

Peizheng Qiu charged after a dismembered body was found in a home

Police started the investigation in the early evening of March 20th after two men alerted police a that a murder had taken place at a Thornhill home.

Police removed several body bags from the house. Police said there was only one victim, however multiple body bags were used because the body was dismembered.

Neighbors said the house was under construction and nobody lived at the residence.

Peizheng Qui 28 was taken into custody and has been charged with first degree murder and indecent interference with a dead body.

The name of the victim will not be released until next of kin has been notified.

Nooredin Hassan, Ottawa’s fifth homicide of 2016

Nooredin Hassan, 20  was found by police, suffering from a gunshot around 6:20 p.m. on March 8th in the area of Jasmine Crescent and Ogilvie Road.

Hassan was rushed to hospital where he dies a short time after arrival from his injuries.

Witnesses reported hearing three or four gunshots in the area and seeing two vehicles speed away from the scene.

No suspects have been named at this time.

Mohamed Nasr charged with the stabbing death of Hamza Lamadani

EMT crews found  Hamza Lamadani 19, with life threatening stab wounds on Harrowsmith Drive in Mississauga on March 5th just after 2pm. Lemonade was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police said Lamadani was stabbed on Webb Drive, about two kilometres from Harrowsmith Drive.

Mohamed Nasr 19, turned himself into police on March 6th and has been charged with first degree murder.

Ronald McCabe found dead in a long term care facility

Ronald McCabe 56,  was found dead at the long term care facility People Care AR Goudie, on Monday, March 7th in Kitchener. Police were called to the facility around 9:30 pm after staff called about a disturbance.

Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Adam McCabe 32 is facing a second degree murder charge. Police said the victim and the suspect were known to each other but would not disclose the relationship between the two.

OPP have taken over the homicide investigation.


Shafaq Joya charged with second degree murder

Toronto police responded to reports of a stabbing on Pharmacy Avenue at around 1:15pm February 27th. Police found a man at the scene who had suffered obvious trauma, however they did not say if it was a stabbing. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of death is still pending the autopsy results.

Shafaq Joya 30, was arrested February 28th and charged with second degree murder. Joy is expected in court February 29th. The victims name is not being released at this time.

Taylor Morrow-Flint Ottawa’s 4th homicide of 2016

20 year old Taylor Morrow-Flint was shot dead while in a home with friends on Ritchie Street in the city’s west end on February 24th.

There are no suspects at this time and no one else was injured in the shooting. Police believe that the shooting was targeted.

Taylor Morrow-Flint’d murder is the 4th for Ottawa this year as well as the second homicide this week, the other homicide being Mohamed Ali Hassan.