Police investigate altercation resulting in death of male in Kitchener

Kitchener, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police are currently investigating an altercation resulting in the death of a Kitchener male. The incident occurred at approximately 11:30 p.m., August 31, 2017 on Chandler Drive, Kitchener. One male was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Investigators from Major Crime, General Investigations, Forensic Identification and Special Response Officers are in the preliminary stages of this investigation.

Two males have been arrested and police believe there is no risk to public safety.

Details pertaining to the names of the individuals involved are unavailable as proper notifications need to be made.

There will be an increased police presence on Chandler Drive, as investigators process evidence and speak to witnesses.

Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact the Major Crime at 519-653-7700 ext. 8666 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-222-8477.

Waterloo Regional Police Service

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