Police investigating the death of a woman found injured at the side of the road in Conception Bay dies in hospital

Newfoundland police said a 36-year-old woman was discovered on side of Minerals Road mid-day on Aug. 15 suffering from serious injuries.

The victim was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries. Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says police consider her death suspicious.

Police are urging people to come forward with any dash camera and CCTV footage from the area of Chris Porter Trucking on Minerals Road.  If you have any information regarding this investigation contact police at 709-729-8155.

Philip Charles Butler charged with second degree murder in relation to the death of his brother George Allan Butler

Police were called to the area of Comerford’s Road around 8 p.m. Police had cordoned off a house in Conception Bay South on May 21st.

Police lockated the body of George Butler at approximately 8:10pm. The cause of death has not been released at this time. Philip Butler 36, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder in the death of his brother.

Update: Steven Miller abducted and then left for dead on a driveway

Police said that they received a 911 call reporting a 25 year old that  had been abducted from his Seal Cove home at around 4:10am on July 30th.  When police arrived the home was on fire.

Steven Miller  was found dead on a driveway with multiple stab wounds in the Bayview Heights subdivision four hours later, and 7 km away from the Seal Cove Abduction.

Police are looking for 3 male suspects.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).


August 6th

Paul Connolly 35, Calvin Kenny 25, and Kyle Morgan 19, are all facing charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, arson and robbery.


August 8th

A Canada wide warrant has been issued for the arrest of Chesley John Lucas 23. He is wanted for charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, robbery and arson in the death and abduction of Steven Miller.

Kyle Morgan was sentenced 1 year in prison for being an accessory after the fact. Kenny and Chesley Lucas, both pleaded guilty to manslaughter, forcible confinement, arson and robbery, were given 12 1/2-year jail sentences. Paul Connolly has pleeded guilty to manslaughter.