Tag Archives: Sault Ste. Marie

Christopher Swanson shot to death in Sault Ste. Marie

Sault Ste. Marie Police responded to a report of a deceased male that was located on the road near a residence in the 400 block of Morin Street on February 10th at approximately 4:00am.

Police located the victim who was later identified as 23 year old Christopher Swanson of Sault Ste. Marie. Swanson had died from a gunshot wound.

Joshua McCabe, 30, was arrested in a residence in the 400 block of Morin Street on February 12th. McCabe has been charged with the second degree murder of Christopher Swanson.

Update: Beata Paciorek of Brampton found dead in a U-Haul

Peel police have said that 35 year old Beata Paciorek had been reported missing on May 19th, and was though to have been with several others in a U-Haul headed to Sudbury.

Police said that witnesses lead them to believe that Paciorek was murdered between Brampton and the Greater Sudbury Area.

On May 20th Sault Ste. Marie police arrested Mike Madill 28 & Amy MacDonald 37  The pair were charged with first degree murder under the direction of Peel Police.

On May 21 a warrant was issued to search the U-Haul, Paciorek’s body was found in a rear compartment.

Anyone with information surrounding this case is asked to call police at (905) 453–2121, ext. 3205.

Update May 30
A third person has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the death on Beata Paciorek. Peel Homicide officers arrested Rick Snow of Brampton on May 30th, Snow will be held pending a bail hearing in Parry Sound on Wednesday May 31.

The 2017 Canadian Homicide Count for the first four months of the year is available here.

Cody Quesnel charged with the death of Jacob Davy in Sault Ste. Marie

Sault Ste. Marie police responded to a call of assistance at 112 Wellington Street West on Januaryth at around 6am. Police found Jacob Davy 22, suffering from serious injuries. Davy was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Cody Quesnel 24, was arrested at the scene and charged with second degree murder. Quesnel is known to police and has been arrested several times over the past few years.

the cause of death has not been released at this time.