On August 29th, 1990 a truck driver noticed the body of a male lying in the ditch on Durham Regional Road 8, east of Durham Regional Road 30 in the Township of Uxbridge.
Police were called, the scene was examined and, after a forensic autopsy was conducted at the Coroner?s Office in Toronto, it was determined that the victim was murdered.
The body was later identified as Deon Russell SMITH. Evidence at the scene revealed that Mr. Smith had been murdered. His killer(s) have not been brought to justice.
The Durham Regional Police Service is committed to bringing those parties responsible for this senseless, tragic homicide to justice.
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Anyone having information relating to the above incident can contact the Durham Regional Police Homicide Unit, D/Sgt. Kluem at 905-579-1520, ext. 5400 or Crime Stoppers at 905-436-TIPS or 1-800-222-TIPS. http://www.drps.ca/internet_explorer/whatsnew/unsolvedcases_view.asp?ID=65