Fatal Altercation - Police Seek Witnesses

Source: OPP
Date: Sun Aug 5 03:26:45 MST 2018

(LEAMINGTON, ON) - The Essex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit is currently investigating an incident that took place between 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on August 3, 2018 in the 100 block of Talbot Street East in Leamington.

Two men were involved in a physical altercation. A 54 year old Leamington man, was taken to a local hospital later in the evening where he was pronounced deceased.

The other involved man was arrested and remains in custody pending further investigation.

Police are looking for witnesses who may have observed this altercation or may have any information that may assist in the investigation.

Witnesses are asked to contact Essex County OPP Crime Unit at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.


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