Matthew Lavis charged in relation to the Uxbridge homicide of John Genereux

The 2023 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here

Durham Region Police responded to a residence on Allbright Road in Uxbridge for a disturbance on January 12th at approximately 8:55am.

On arrival police located John Genereux, 66, of Uxbridge suffering from serious stabbing injuries.  He was transported to a Toronto-area trauma centre where he died on January 16th.

Matthew LAVIS, 37, of Uxbridge, was arrested at the scene and has been charged with Second Degree Murder.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Det. McDermott of the Major Crime Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5411.