Update: Charges laid in Hammonds Plains homicide

Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia – Charges have been laid in a homicide that occurred on April 2 at a home on Glen Arbour Way. Stephen Beckett, 45, of Hammonds Plains has been charged with Second Degree Murder in relation to the death of a woman.

The investigation is continuing and is being led by the Special Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division with assistance from the RCMP Forensic Identification Section.

Our thoughts are with the victim’s family during this difficult time.

Murder Homicide
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Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File # 20-41296

Nova Scotia RCMP

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