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Author Topic: Deon Russell SMITH - Murder - Uxbridge, ON (August 29th, 1990)  (Read 1839 times)

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Deon Russell SMITH - Murder - Uxbridge, ON (August 29th, 1990)
« on: September 24, 2007, 11:00:26 AM »
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.
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Re: Deon Russell SMITH - Murder - Uxbridge, ON (August 29th, 1990)
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2014, 05:05:07 PM »
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Unsolved Homicides: Deon SMITH Homicide
17-Feb-2011 12:11 PST
On Wednesday August 29, 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. The Homicide Unit responded to the incident, and a Project Team was formed to investigate the murder of Deon SMITH. The identity of the offender is unknown, and the case remains unsolved.

The Durham Regional Police Service is committed to bringing those parties responsible for this senseless, tragic homicide to justice.

Call or email your information. Your tip may make the difference.

Contact Information:
If you have any information regarding this homicide please contact the Durham Regional Police Homicide Unit at (toll free) 1-888-579-1520 Ext #5400, or Crimestoppers at 905-436-TIPS or 1-800-222-TIPS.


 

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