RCMP continues to look for answers in Waycobah suspicious death

RCMP continues to look for answers in Waycobah suspicious death

December 6, 2018, Waycobah First Nation, Nova Scotia . . . The RCMP is continuing its investigation into the suspicious death of a 22-year-old woman from Waycobah. The woman was found deceased in a home on Hwy. 105 in Waycobah on October 24, 2018. Two infant children were also in the home at the time, however they were not harmed.

The investigation is being led by the RCMP Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit with assistance from the RCMP Forensic Identification Unit, the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service, and the community of Waycobah.

“We understand that this impacts an entire community that is looking for answers,” says Sgt. Glenn Bonvie of the RCMP Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit. “These investigations are complex and can take a significant amount of time to examine the evidence and make a determination about what happened.”

Sgt. Bonvie adds, “We do not believe this to have been a random act and continue to ask the public to come forward with any information that may help this investigation.”

Anyone with information about this matter is encouraged to call Waycobah RCMP at 902-756-3371. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police file # 20181591692 refers.