OPP investigates the homicide of Dustin Leblond, in Collingwood

The 2023 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here

 Collingwood and The Blue Mountains OPP responded to a disturbance on Matthew Way on June 2nd at about 10:45 p.m.

On arrival police said they began a homicide investigation. The victim has been identified as 33-year-old Dustin Leblond, 33, of Clearview Township, Ont. Police said they would release further information as they become available. Police said the suspect and victim were known to each other.

As a result of the investigation, Jeffrey Young, 43, of Wasaga Beach, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.

Anyone with information to call OPP at 705-445-4321 or 1-888-310-1122. They also urge anyone in the area to check for video footage from devices at their homes.