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Police arrest suspect in Chelmsford murder

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff

 | Dec 13, 2013 - 9:15 AM |
Greater Sudbury Police Service still had a section of O'Connor Street in Chelmsford cordoned off this morning, following a fatal stabbing last night. Photo by Arron Pickard

Greater Sudbury Police Service still had a section of O'Connor Street in Chelmsford cordoned off this morning, following a fatal stabbing last night. Photo by Arron Pickard

Man, 29, died of stab wounds Thursday night

A 24-year-old suspect was arrested at 4 a.m. this morning in connection with a fatal stabbing Thursday night in Chelmsford.

In a release, Greater Sudbury Police Service said they got a call at 8:58 p.m. about a stabbing on O’Connor Street in Chelmsford. The 29-year-old male victim was rushed to Health Sciences North, where he was pronounced dead.

“Due to circumstances surrounding this incident, police investigators believe this to be a homicide,” the release said. “Both the victim and the suspect in this incident are known to each other and they are both residents of the City of Greater Sudbury.”

Charges in connection with Thursday's murder “are pending against this individual,” the release said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police at 705-675-9171, Crime Stoppers at 222-TIPS, online at sudburycrimestoppers.com or by texting TIPSUD and the information to CRIMES (274637).

 

This story will be updated.

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