Kingston police officers arrest one person in connection with murders of Ottawa men last October

By CityNews Ottawa

Police officers in Kingston, Ontario have arrested one man in connection to the murders of two men from Ottawa last fall. 

Nico Soubliere and Carl Alen Delphin, both from Ottawa, were killed in a shooting in a parking lot on Sydenham Road near Highway 410 on Oct. 16, 2021.

The victims attended the Queen’s homecoming street parties earlier in the day, and investigators confirmed the the two men were with a third person who was later named a suspect in the investigation. Further video footage of the suspect was obtained during the course of the investigation and investigators were ultimately able to identify Gregory Anthony Beasley of Toronto as the suspect in this double homicide.

The Kingston Police Service arrested Beasley on Aug. 17 in relation to the murders of Soubliere and Delphin. Beasley was transported to police headquarters in Kingston where he was held for a bail hearing on Aug. 18 which resulted in him being remanded into custody.

He is charged with two counts of first degree murder, possession of a firearm while prohibited, use firearm to commit an indictable offence, possession of a prohibited firearm without holding a license or registration certificate. More charges are being anticipated as the investigation continues.

During his arrest, Beasley was in possession of a firearm resulting in additional charges being laid.



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