St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador – The Newfoundland and Labrador RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance getting in touch with the author of a letter, which recently came into RCMP custody, in connection with the death of Mr. Donald Dunphy.
On the evening of Monday, November 7, 2016, the RCMP was informed by the Commission of Inquiry Respecting the Death of Donald Dunphy that new information, in the form of an anonymous letter, had come forward regarding the death of Mr. Dunphy. The following morning, RCMP investigators obtained the letter and began an investigation into its origins and content.
Investigators would like to speak with the author of the letter and are asking anyone who may have information on this matter to please contact the RCMP at 709-772-5400. To remain anonymous, members of the public can contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP190 + a message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.
The RCMP respects the work of the Commission and its mandate to complete the inquiry in a timely fashion. The investigation into this new information continues to be a priority for the RCMP. An update on the investigation will be provided to the Commission and the public as soon as possible.
Newfoundland and Labrador RCMP