Suspicious Death Investigation Update: 32 Year Old Charged
Source: Area OPP
Date: Sun Apr 7 04:22:49 MST 2019
On April 3, 2019, at approximately 2:30 p.m., members of the Wellington County OPP responded to a residence on Colquhoun Street in Fergus, Ontario for a female in medical distress. Joslyn NELLIS, 23-years-old, of Elora was transported to a local hospital by Guelph Wellington Paramedic Service, where she was later pronounced deceased. A post mortem has been conducted, and the death is being treated as suspicious.
On April 5, 2019,Torry HARRIS (male), 32-years-old, of Elora was arrested and charged with the following offences:
Criminal Negligence Causing Death;
Adult Trafficking a Controlled Substance (4 counts).
The accused remains in custody, and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice-Guelph on April 8, 2019.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Wellington County OPP Crime Unit at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at www.csgw.tips. You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.