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Homicide #56/2017,
Tess Richey, 22,
Media advisory,
Monday, February 5, 2018, 11:30 a.m.,
Headquarters, media gallery,
News conference

Broadcast time: 09:08
Monday, February 5, 2018

51 Division

Case #: 2017-3070691

On Monday, February 5, 2018, at 11:30 a.m., in the media gallery at headquarters, Homicide Detective Sergeant Graham Gibson will announce charge details in the investigation into Homicide #56/2017.


On Saturday, November 25, 2017, at 3 a.m., Tess Richey, 22, was reported missing. She was last seen in the Church Street and Wellesley Street East area.

On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at 3:30 p.m., she was located outside a building undergoing construction, deceased.

On Friday, December 1, 2017, a post-mortem examination was conducted. The cause of death was determined to be neck compression.

TPS Homicide took over the investigation.


The news conference will be available on TOC and will be live-streamed.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Graham Gibson, Homicide