RCMP's Major Crime Unit investigating double homicide

September 10, 2019
Dieppe, New Brunswick

News release

The RCMP's Major Crime Unit and the Codiac RCMP are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman in Dieppe, N.B., as homicides.

On September 7, 2019, just after noon, the RCMP were called to a home on Amirault Street. When they arrived, they discovered the bodies of a 78-year-old man and a 74-year-old woman inside the home.

Police do not believe this was a random occurrence. Autopsies have been scheduled on the victims to confirm how they died.

Anyone who may have been in area at the time of the incident, or who may have information that could assist investigators is asked to contact the RCMP's Major Crime Unit at 506-851-7281. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.

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Contact information

Cpl. Ryan Lewis
New Brunswick RCMP
506-452-4252

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