Sault Ste. Marie: Suspicious Death Being Investigated


Officers with the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service are currently on the scene of a suspicious death at 112 Wellington Street West.  Just after 6:00 a.m. on Saturday January 14th, officers with the Patrol Services Division  responded to a call regarding a possible deceased male.

Shortly after officers arrived, it was determined that the victim was deceased.  At this time one male is in custody, however no formal charges have been laid.  Officers with the Criminal Investigations Division are continuing the investigation and further information will be released when it becomes available.

If you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 705-942-7867 or 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), submit an e-tip from the Crime Stoppers’ website at or text keyword SSM with your tip to 274637. Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Msg & Data Rates May Apply. See Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, Terms of Use.

Contact information:
Sault Ste. Marie Police Service, 580 Second Line East, Sault Ste. Marie ON P6B 4K1. (705) 949-6300 or


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