Just after 1:50 a.m. this morning, December 23, 2022, officers were dispatched to a residence on Notre Dame Avenue in relation to an Assault that has just taken place.

Information provided was that two men had been in a physical altercation resulting in one of the men sustaining life-threatening injuries. The 20 year old man was transported to the hospital by City of Greater Sudbury Paramedic Services, however, he was unfortunately pronounced deceased by medical professionals.

Our deepest condolences go out to his family and friends. His name will not be released out of respect for his family.

A post mortem will be conducted through the Coroner’s Office in order to assist in determining the cause of death.

The 25 year old man involved in the physical altercation has been charged with Murder in relation to this matter. He will attend Bail Court today to answer to the charge. His name cannot be released as the information has not yet been sworn to through the court process.  

This is an isolated incident as it is believed that the two individuals are known to each other. There is no risk to public safety.