(Ottawa)—A post mortem examination has confirmed the identity of a body discovered Sunday in Ottawa. The victim is Melissa Kelly RICHMOND, 28 years old, of North Dundas Township.
The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) now consider this case a homicide.
She was last seen leaving her residence on July 24th and her vehicle was located on July 26th in Ottawa’s south end. She was the subject of a missing person investigation led by the OPP. The OPS Major Crime Section and OPP Criminal Investigation Branch are conducting a joint investigation. There is no information available about possible suspect(s) at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this homicide is urged to call the OPS Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493 or the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch at 1-888-310-1122, Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477(TIPS) or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.
The staff of the Pennsic Independent would like to extend our deepest sympathies to Lord Vodnikov, Dame TSivia, and Lady Ævia’s other family and friends. She was never been far from our thoughts in these last few days. Know that we will continue to hold you close in our hearts during these difficult days. Know also that all of Ealdormere and indeed, all of the Society mourns the loss of such a beautiful lady.