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Benoit Bertin 19, charged with first-degree murder x2, attempted murder and arson

Six Roads RCMP responded to a report of a house fire on Route 150 on November 12th at approximately 1:30 am.

Police arrived to the scene to the home fully engulfed in flames. A man was able to flee the building and was taken to hospital , and a 19 year old man was found a short distance from the scene and arrested.

When the fire was extinguished police located a man and a woman in the home, both of whom were deceased. Police have not released the names of the victims at this time.

Beniot Bertin, 19, has been charged with two counts of first degree murder, attempted murder and arson

Jean Paul Caron and Melanie Roussie victims in Saint-Quentin double homicide

Police were called to a home on rue Valcourt just before 12:30 pm on October 30th. On arrival police found two people deceased in the home.

The victims have been identified as Jean Paul Caron, 67, and Melanie Roussie, 36, both from Saint-Quentin.

The cause of death has not been released and no arrests have been made. Police believe the homicide was targeted.

The RCMP is asking anyone with information about this case to contact the New Brunswick RCMP’s Major Crime Unit at 506-548-7774

Tony Vaillancourt’s body found in St. John River

New Brunswick RCMP are investigating the suspicious death of Tony Vaillancourt 42, after his body was found by paddlers in the St. John River near Tobique Narrows on August 2nd.

Vaillancourt had not been in contact with family or friends since April 9, 2017.

An autopsy performed in September has lead investigators to believe the death of Tony Vaillancourt is suspicious in nature.

Police ask that anyone with information that could help the investigation to contact the RCMP’s Major Crime Unit at 506-452-3491.

4 arrested in connection to the death of a 60 year old man in Bellefond

Police responded to a report of an altercation on Bellefond Road, on September 21st at approximately 8:30pm.

On arrival police located an unresponsive 60 year old man. The man was rushed to a hospital in Miramichi, where he was pronounced deceased.

Three 24 year old men and one 23 year old mam were arrested, however no charges have been laid at this time.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

Ronald Richard found dead on a rural property in Hardwood Ridge

RCMP were called to a rural property in Hardwood Ridge on July 23 at approximately 5:30 pm on report of a body. Police arrived to find 50 year old Ronald Richard dead at the scene.

An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of death.

RCMP have said the homicide was not random, and no arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the West District RCMP at 506-357-4300.

21 year old woman fond dead in Moncton

Codiac RCMP are investigating the suspicious death of a 21 year old female. Police responded to report on July 1st at approximately 3:40pm of an unresponsive woman.

Police arrived to the scene at 401 Elmwood Drive and located the woman who was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is still in its early stages, more information will be provided as it becomes available.


Update two charged in the homicide Rodney Perry in the Elmwood Motel Parking lot

Moncton Police were called to the motel on Elmwood Drive at about 2:30 pm on January 24th on report of an altercation in the parking lot.

Sgt. Mario Fortin said when police arrived the fight was over, however they found a vehicle near by that had crashed into a telephone pole. Inside the vehicle officers found a man suffering from a severe stab wound.

The man was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.

The victims was later identified as Rodney Perry 47.

Update January 27th

Jesse James Perry-Belliveau 25, of Moncton and Kimberly Cormier 45, of Moncton have both been charged with second degree murder in the death of Rodney Perry 47.


Lucille Maltais found dead in a home after a fire

Campbellton RCMP officers were called to a Val-d’Amour, N.B home after firefighters found the body of 71 year old Lucille Maltais after the house fire was extinguished.

Investigators believe the October 22 fire was intentionally set. The investigation is still in its early stages, anyone with any information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

More information will be added as it becomes available.