Police on Sunday officially charged Lennox Franklyn Da Silva, 52, of Greenland with murder in relation to the death of his wife.
On Saturday evening, Police were called to the scene of a domestic violence incident. Officers found a woman unresponsive in her apartment with an apparent stab wound to the neck. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Da Silva was subsequently taken into custody.
The Coroner’s Office has been notified.
Detectives are grateful for the information already provided by members of the community in relation to this case and would be appreciative for any additional information as they continue to collect evidence in this case.
Persons with an eyewitness report or with information are asked to contact the Major Crime Team directly by calling 368-5682 or the Intelligence Unit at 368-9339.
De Silva is scheduled to appear in the Magistrate’s Court on Monday afternoon.
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