Man charged after his father is killed in ‘violent altercation’ in cottage country


    A B.C. man has been arrested for the alleged murder of his father, a 67-year-old man from Brampton, at a summer time home in cottage country.

    Provincial police responded to a seasonal residence on Kahshe Lake for a report of a “violent altercation” on Saturday afternoon. Kahshe Lake is about 10 kilometres southeast of the city of Gravenhurst.

    Officers discovered the sufferer dead after they arrived on the property. 

    A 30-year-old man was taken into police custody and faces the next prices:

    • Second-degree murder.
    • Indignity to a dead physique.
    • Assault.

    On Sunday morning, the OPP’s underwater search and restoration unit was seen on the shores of Kahshe Lake. 

    The accused man is scheduled to seem in a Bracebridge court docket on Monday. An post-mortem on the sufferer is additionally anticipated, although no date has been confirmed. 

    “This investigation stays in its early phases and additional particulars will probably be launched solely as they change into accessible and the place the investigation permits,” the OPP mentioned in a information launch. 

    Anybody with probably precious info for investigators is requested to contact police or go away an nameless tip with Crime Stoppers.



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