RCMP investigating death of Hardwood Ridge, New Brunswick man as homicide

Hardwood Ridge, New Brunswick – The New Brunswick RCMP’s Major Crime Unit along with West District RCMP are investigating the death of a 50-year-old man as a homicide.

On July 23, 2017, around 5:30 p.m., RCMP were called to a rural property in Hardwood Ridge, about 10 kilometres north of Minto. When they arrived, they discovered the man’s body. An autopsy has been scheduled to assist in the investigation.

The victim has been identified as Ronald Richard of Hardwood Ridge.

At this point no arrests have been made, however police do not believe the incident was random.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the West District RCMP at 506-473-3137. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by texting TIP212 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca

New Brunswick RCMP

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