Hopedale RCMP investigating the homicide of a man who died 2 months after a violent attack

Hopedale RCMP, Labrador District General Investigation Section and the RCMP Major Crime Unit are investigating the homicide of a 44-year-old man who died on July 23rd.

RCMP said the victim was violently assaulted on May 11, and died from his injuries on July 23rd. Police have not released any information in relation to the assault.

Police said they are treating the death as a homicide, and no charges have been laid at this time.

The 2020 Newfoundland Homicide Victim List is available here.