Riley Kostuk of St. Catharines facing a second-degree murder charge in connection to the death of a 23-year-old man

St. Catharines police responded to a report of a disturbance at a residence in the area of Plymouth Ave and Elmwood Ave, on June 29th at approximately 2:10 am.

On arrival officers located a 23-year-old man with serious injuries. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. The victim’s identity and cause of death have not been released.

Riley Kostuk, 21, of St. Catharines was arrested and is facing a charge of second-degree murder.

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