Author Topic: Wendy Haveron and Roger Smith - February 1, 1999 - Murdered - Southwold  (Read 6362 times)


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Wendy Haveron/Roger Smith
COD: /Badly burned
Date last seen: February 1, 1999
Location found: Southwold Township, ON
Date found: February 2, 1999
Location found: Southwold Township, ON

Sometime between 8:30 p.m. on February 1, 1999 and 6:52 a.m. on February 2, 1999, unknown person(s) attended at the Wendy HAVERON and Roger SMITH residence situated at 11553 Wellington Road in Southwold Township. During this time, Wendy HAVERON and Roger SMITH were murdered and their residence was burned.

The Ontario Provincial Police would urge that any person having information regarding the person(s) responsible for these murders to communicate immediately with the Director of the Criminal Investigation Branch, Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or (705) 329-6111, their nearest police authority, or Crime Stoppers.
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Were Wendy and Roger living together for a long period of time? How old was the pic that was in the link? Was there a love triangle? Were they involved in drug activity? It is just amazing that there are no leads on this case. Do the police have a person of interest in mind, but cannot do anything because they don't have the cold hard evidence? It just seems there is so little information on this case on this site. Is there anyone out there that can shed any light on this case or give more information. This has been posted some time ago and there are no additional posts on Wendy and Roger. This is a horrible violent crime and certainly seems to have gone cold. 8) 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)


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The original link posted is out of service now. I'm sorry for the loss of your family members Melissa. If you have any further clues about the case, please let us know.


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Re: Wendy Haveron and Roger Smith - February 1, 1999 - Murdered - Southwold
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2015, 10:38:36 AM »

Police still probing unsolved double homicide near St. Thomas

Monday, February 2, 2015 9:37:07 EST AM

A double homicide that took place at a farmhouse near St. Thomas exactly 16 ​years ago remains unsolved.

And the $50,000 reward for information on the killings remains uncollected.

Dairy farmer Roger Smith and his common-law wife Wendy Haveron were killed by blunt-force trauma before some set a fire to cover up the crime, police said.

Firefighters arrived to quench the blaze early on Feb. 2, 1999, and found the two bodies.

Since then, a $50,000 reward was offered for information that would lead to a conviction of the murderer or murderers.

But police said Monday they are keeping the case open and continuing to work for leads in the case. Any tipsters can call OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or can anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).