Update: Charges laid in the 2019 murder of Coby Carter, in Brantford

Brantford Police Service responded to reports of a shooting in the 100 block of Colborne Street West, on July 8th at approximately 3:25 am.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Coby Carter, 22, of Hamilton suffering from significant injury. Despite life-saving efforts, Carter died from his injuries.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Constable AJ Snively at 519-756-7050 ext. 2271. .

Update June 2nd 2021
Police have released a short surveillance video, with images of a person of interest in the investigation. Another individual, a potential witness, is also seen in the video.

The Government of Ontario is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for this murder.

Anyone with information, or could potentially identify the individual in the video, is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Brantford Police at 519-756-0113.  

Update June 24th
Brantford police announced on June 23rd, 2021 that Abdelaziz Faiz IBRAHIM, 24, of Hamilton, Ontario, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in relation to the death of Coby Carter.