David Thomson Suspect In Hamilton Double-Murder Found Dead At Brantford Hotel Monday

HAMILTON, CAN. (THECOUNT) — David Thomson, the suspect wanted in connection with a double homicide in Hamilton, Ontario, has been found dead.

Police say they confirmed early Monday morning, Thomson, 35, was found dead at a hotel in Brantford.

The two victims have been identified as Donald Lowe, 62, and Cheryl Nicholl, 32, both of Hamilton.

They were found dead on Saturday night after investigators were called to a townhouse complex on Towercrest Drive by a member of the public to check on the well-being of the residents in the home, reports TorontoCityNews.

With assistance from Brantford police, they secured the immediate area around the hotel. A short time later, Thomson was found dead in his hotel room.

Hamilton police say they are not looking for any other suspects in connection with the double murder and the province’s Special Investigations Unit have invoked their mandate.

Lowe and Nicholl had been shot to death.

A post-mortem is expected to be conducted on Monday morning.


Geo quick facts: Hamilton is a Canadian port city on the western tip of Lake Ontario. The Niagara Escarpment, a huge, forested ridge known locally as “the mountain” and dotted with conservation areas and waterfalls, divides the city. The long-distance Bruce Trail runs along the escarpment. HMCS Haida, a naval warship on the city’s lakefront, and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in the south, trace Canada’s military past – wikipedia.

Mr Wonderful Kevin O’Leary Boat Involved In Fatal Crash During ON Lake Joseph Saturday Fireworks

LAKE JOSEPH. (THECOUNT) — A boat belonging to Kevin O’Leary of Shark Tank, was involved in a crash in Ontario, Canada. The crash left one man dead, and a woman critically injured, TMZ is reporting Tuesday.

A 48 year old woman from Markham also sustained critical injuries, and was taken to hospital.

The fatal incident occurred on Lake Joseph, in Ontario, late Saturday, around 11:30 pm.

According to reports, two vessels involved were both pleasure craft, with both the Florida man and Markham woman on the same boat. The pair had been passengers on a 13-person vessel that was out for an evening cruise, enjoying the night sky and a fireworks display.

A smaller boat, owned by O’Leary, reportedly rammed the larger boat, going directly over its bow and striking a male passenger in the head, killing him instantly.

Two people on the smaller vessel needed to go to the hospital after the crash, but have since been released. The 64 year old man was also a visitor to the Muskoka area, staying at a friends cottage, reports MyMuskokaNow.

A source connected to the owner of the larger boat tells TMZ they told police after impact there was enough light to ID the people on O’Leary’s boat, and the owner said it was O’Leary and his wife. TMZ did not confirm it was Kevin and his wife.

A TMZ source says there were a total of 8 people on the larger craft. The fatality is reportedly a 64-year-old man from Florida … while the injured woman is a 48-year-old Canadian citizen. She is reportedly on a ventilator with significant brain damage.

Cops haven’t said if alcohol was involved.

“If anybody, specifically anybody that was out on the beautiful Saturday night, if they were out overlooking Lake Joseph around 11:30, if they saw or heard anything, the police would welcome them to call us,” said police.


Geo quick facts: Lake Joseph is one of the most prestigious inland freshwater lakes, everywhere you look beautiful. Comes with a great history as well.

Teen Girls Marta Malek Maya Mirota Go Missing While Camping At Ontario Algonquin Provincial Park

ONTARIO, CANADA. (THECOUNT) — Marta Malek and Maya Mirota have been identified as the teenagers reported missing while camping at Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario.

The two 16-year-old females were camping at the massive Ontario park with a group of friends when they went missing three days ago, police say.

Ontario Provincial Police said Sunday that they have deployed resources including a helicopter and an airplane as they search Algonquin Provincial Park for Marta Malek and Maya Mirota, both of whom are from Kitchener, Ont.

According to police, the girls were last seen on Thursday and were reporting missing Friday night.

“They had been part of a group camping in the park and both are experience campers,” the OPP said in a statement, reports CTVNews. “They had a tent, other equipment and limited supplies.”

Search efforts began Saturday and continued into Sunday. Police said Sunday that they had received “a large number of calls and messages” regarding possible sightings of the girls in the large, remote provincial park.

Police say Mirota is about five feet tall and thin with long auburn hair, while Malek is about six feet tall.

Anyone with possible information on the missing girls should contact police immediately.


Geo quick facts: Algonquin Provincial Park, on Ontario 60, in Ontario, Canada is a huge, forested park featuring a variety of wildlife plus lakes, campsites & hiking trails.

ON Man Dylan Ross ID’d As Victim In Monday Fatal Scugog Single-Vehicle Crash

SCUGOG, ON. (THECOUNT) — Dylan Ross of Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada has been identified as the victim in a fatal Monday vehicle crash in Scugog.

Officials responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash on Reach Street near the hamlet of Epsom at around 6:20 a.m. on Monday.

Upon arrival, police determined a white Pontiac Vibe, operated by Ross, 24, was travelling eastbound, when for unknown reasons, exited the roadway and collided with a substantial tree.

Ross was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

Bad weather and road conditions may have played a factor in the crash, according to CP24.

The investigation into the crash remains open.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the accomplished athlete:

Geo quick facts: Scugog is a township in the Regional Municipality of Durham, south-central Ontario, Canada. It is northeast of Toronto and just north of Oshawa. Due to its location in the Greater Toronto Area, many residents commute to Toronto for work on a daily basis – Wikipedia.

‘We Believe The Women’ Chant Breaks Out At Bill Cosby Concert

Several audience members attending Bill Cosby‘s performance in Canada stood up and started chanting “we believe the women.”

It was Cosby’s third and final performance of a Canadian tour Friday night.

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The hecklers then marched out of the theater as the 77-year-old comedian asked his audience not to react. Continue reading


Officials say they have obtained new “enhanced” video that may depict Tony Stewart, “up close,” at the moment he struck Kevin A. Ward as he stood on the race track.

Ward was killed instantly in the horrific incident.

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The Ontario County Sheriff’s Department has officially completed their investigation employing the help of “forensic video enhancement,” recently received from the New York State Police Laboratory in Albany. Continue reading

Woman Caught On Cam Stealing Toys From Baby’s Grave

A hidden security camera in an Ohio cemetery caught a woman stealing toys from a baby’s grave.

woman steals gifts from baby's grave

The heartbroken family says keepsakes they’ve placed on the grave have been going missing for years.

“We’re usually out at least twice a week,” said Jaclyn Sheridan. “During the holidays and stuff, it’s usually twice a day.”

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