Man charged with murder in Middlesex County, Ont. death

OPP say a man has been charged in connection with a homicide in Middlesex County, Ont. FILE PHOTO. File photo

OPP say a man has been charged with murder in connection with a death in Middlesex County, Ont.

Police say officers responded around 9 p.m. Thursday to an address in North Middlesex, where a person was found dead.

On Monday, police identified the deceased as 82-year-old Maria Medeiros of North Middlesex.

Police have charged 59-year-old Emanuel Medeiros of Middlesex County with second-degree murder.

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Police have not provided any information about the relationship between the victim and accused, only confirming that they were “known to each other.”

The accused appeared in court on Friday.

The investigation is ongoing.

— with files from Global News’ Jacquelyn LeBel.

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