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OPP make arrest in West Grey, Ont. homicide investigation

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West Region Ontario Provincial Police say a West Grey man was arrested in connection with a homicide investigation in the Township of Chatsworth.

Police say Sunday afternoon, OPP received information that a wanted suspect was in the area of Walters Falls. Officers found and arrested Kodie Hearsum, 34, from the Township of West Grey at about 3:43 p.m.

Hearsum is being held pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Walkerton, Ont., but police have not disclosed any charges.

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The West Grey Police Service and Grey Bruce OPP began the investigation on Friday, following a shooting on Grey Road 4 in the Township of West Grey.

At the time, a dead individual was found in the Walters Falls area in the Township of Chatsworth.

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Police say more updates will be provided as they become available.

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