Durham Regional Police say the recent death of an 80-year-old man is being treated as a homicide.
Officers say the body of John Murray was discovered in a house Tuesday evening on Memory Lane in Pickering. His body was found with obvious signs of trauma, and an autopsy has deemed his death to be a homicide.
Authorities are looking to speak with anyone who knew of Murray’s activities the prior evening. They’re asking anyone with information to call Det. Moore (ext. 5326) or Det. Dennis (ext. 5402) of Major Crime Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
Investigation is still ongoing.