38-year-old killed in Kingston Ontario Kozy Inn, teenager charged

Emergency crews were called to the Kozy Inn on Princess Street, on September 5th at approximately 1 am on report of shots fired.

Paramedics located the 38-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to Kingston General Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Police said the shooter fled the inn after the shooting but returned by 2:00am. Police arrested 19-year-old Aaron Lewis of Ottawa. Lewis has been charged with second-degree murder.


Kingston police investigate a domestic related homicide.

Kingston police received a 911 call from a man who made mention of having a gun at a residence on Graceland Avenue on December 5th at approximately 7:30am.

On arrival police located the 76-year-old man and his 78-year-old wife, both with gunshot wounds,  in an upstairs room. The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. The man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police said the hand gun has been seized and police suspect the76 year old man was responsible for the injuries to both parties.

Mark Ian Seymour stabbed to death in Kingston

Mark Ian Seymour, AKA Mark Bramley 36, was found with stab wounds and without vital signs on the street near the of Division and York streets September 28th.

Seymour was transported to hospital by emergency crews where he was pronounced dead.

After canvassing the area, police are looking for two suspects that were seen fleeing the area. The two males have been described as white, wearing dark clothing and estimated to be between five-foot-10 and six feet tall.

Anyone with information is asked to contact McMullen at 613-549-4660, ext. 6281, or amcmullen@kpf.ca.



Shawn Brown, 26, and Derrick Blackett, 30 were arrested on December 14th and charged with first degree murder, breaking and entering and possession of dangerous weapons.

John James MacDonald Murdered in Kingston ON Prison

John James MacDonald died July 27th at Kingston General Hospital after being found, needing medical attention in the exercise yard of Collins Bay Institution the day prior.
A post-mortem examination was performed at Ottawa General Hospital and the death was deemed to be a homicide.

Police  are not releasing the cause of death at this time.

Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Kaitlan Babcock shot and died in her home

Kaitlan Babcock 27 died in her Kingston home of a gunshot wound on June 18th. At first Police thought the death was a result of a stabbing, but autopsy has confirmed Babcock dies of a bullet wound.

The suspect Craig VanAlstyne former boyfriend of Babcock died of a self inflicted gunshot wound on June 24th.