London Free Press

Police investigating after pedestrian killed in overnight hit-and-run

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St. Thomas police are asking for help identifying a vehicle involved in an alleged hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian early Saturday. Emergency crews responded just before 1:30 a.m. to a collision involving a pedestrian at the intersection of Sunset Road and Fingal Line, where a 34-year-old was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries […]

Owen Sound Owen Sound Sun Times

McQuarrie sentenced to life in prison

Matthew McQuarrie was sentenced to life in prison Monday and he won’t be eligible to apply for parole for 15 years, after his surprise guilty plea to second-degree murder during his first-degree murder trial last week in Owen Sound.  Superior Court Justice Clayton Conlan accepted the 34-year-old’s new plea to a lesser charge on June […]

Convicted Chatham child-killer denied parole

The man who sexually assaulted and brutally beat a seven-year-old Chatham boy to death nearly 28 years ago has been denied full parole because of concerns he many reoffend. Jeffrey Wayne Manley was 18 when he lured Danny Miller from a school playground, sexually assaulted him and attacked him with a brick on April 23, […]