Police continue to investigate murder of Donnie Lohnes

November 1, 2021, Pine Grove, Nova Scotia…Today marks 1 year since the death of Donnie Lohnes of Pine Grove.

On October 25, 2020, 57-year-old Donald (Donnie) Derrick Lohnes was attacked near a home on Jippie Ave. in Pine Grove.

On November 1, 2020, Donnie died from the injuries he sustained during the attack. His death was determined to be a homicide.

Investigators continue to believe that an additional altercation that occurred on the same day may be related to the homicide. This additional altercation took place in the Dufferin St. area in Bridgewater between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Southwest Nova Major Crime Unit at 902-365-3120. If you would like to remain anonymous you can contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). A secure web tip can be submitted at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or use the P3 Tips App.

File #: 2020-1601714