Tag Archives: Welland

Michael Hurlburt charged in the death of Richard Doucet.

Richard Doucet 49, died after an incident at Golden Brothers Bar in Welland on  August 16.  Doucet was critically injured and was transported to Hamilton General hospital, where he passed on.

Police arrested 40-year-old Michael Hurlburt of Welland in connection with the assault they said resulted in Doucet’s death. Hurlburt will be charged with manslaughter.

Shawn Kapadia murdered according to Homicide Detectives but no body found…

Homicide detectives have evidence that 22 year old Shawn Kapadia was killed on July 5th inside a Toronto apartment. However the real question in this case is where is the body.

At first Shawn Kapadia’s body was believed to have been encased in a block of cement that people in Niagara saw being carried by a backhoe. Police now suspect that block may have been dumped in the Welland Canal.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at: 416-808-7400, ext. 77418, the Niagara Regional Police Service at: 905-688-4111 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at: 416-222-TIPS (8477).