Police search St. Catharines residence in homicide investigation

Published March 5 2018

Ontario Provincial Police are continuing to investigate the deaths of two St. Catharines residents.

Remains were found on Jan. 21 in the area of Glamor Lake Road in Highlands East .

"Police identified the two deceased as Deidra Ann Smith 35 years old and Ghislain ('Justin') Robichaud 34 years old both of St. Catharines Ontario" a news release from the OPP says.

A search at a residence in St. Catharines was conducted by the Haliburton Highlands Crime Unit assisted by Forensic Investigation Services on Feb. 21 Haliburton Highlands OPP say.

A vehicle was also seized for forensic examination.

To assist the investigation the police have set up a tip line. Anyone with information is asked to call 1-844-677-5010 or the Haliburton Highlands OPP at 705-286-1431. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit your information online at www.khcs.ca.