Police seeking potential witness in homicide 

Police are looking to speak with a potential witness in relation to the homicide of Linda Lamontagne. 

Investigators are looking to speak with a witness who may have given a ride to Ryan Lamontagne in the early morning hours of October 22, between midnight and 7 a.m. The witness, believed to be a male, may have met Lamontagne in the area of Nantucket Avenue by the MacDonald Bridge in Dartmouth.  They may have gone to a local coffee shop.


Ryan Lamontagne is described as white, mid 20s, with dark hair. At the time in question, he was wearing a camouflage hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and carrying a backpack.  

This potential witness is not a suspect in the homicide, and we are not seeking additional suspects at this time. 

Police are asking this potential witness or anyone who has information about him to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.