Victim found on side of road identified as Orangeville man
Criminal Investigations Branch probing case
Douglas Brady Bell has been identified as the person found on the side of a Caledon road late Saturday evening.
By Terra Ciolfe
Douglas Brady Bell, 28, of Orangeville was found on the side of the road near Kennedy and Old School Road just before midnight this past Saturday (Feb. 22).
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He was found without vital signs and was transported to a Brampton hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police would not say how he died.
The area of the town, known for its spread out country houses and farmers fields, has been the scene of past police investigations.
Kera Freeland, a Toronto escort, was found in a ditch on Heart Lake Road near Old Baseline Road in March 2011 after she had gone missing a month earlier.
Eighteen-year-old Ariel Besley’s body was found by a pedestrian on the shoulder of Old School Road, between Dixie and Heart Lake Road in May 2008. Initially believed to be a hit-and-run, it was discovered later that the Brampton man had suffered from a gunshot wound. Three people were charged in his death.
Saturday's incident resulted in the Kennedy and Old School Road area being closed to traffic from around midnight on Feb. 22 until late Monday morning.
The OPP Criminal Investigation Branch is investigating.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Sean Chatland of Caledon OPP Major Crime Unit at (905) 584-2241 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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