One Dead And One Arrested In Colpoys Bay Incident
Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue Jun 11 02:31:27 MST 2019
On June 8, 2019 at 2:14 a.m., after a search involving Canadian Coast Guard, OPP vessel, Cape Croker Police vessel and area residents, the missing fourth male was located deceased in approximately 20 feet of water. At 15:14 p.m. OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit (USRU) recovered the body of the deceased.
Grey Bruce OPP officers, Grey Bruce OPP Crime Unit, OPP USRU and Technical Traffic Collision Investigators continue to investigate the incident.
Grey Bruce OPP have arrested and charged a 39-year-old male for impaired operation of a vessel causing death. The accused was released on an Undertaking following a bail hearing. His next court date is on June 19, 2019 in Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound. Police are not identifying the involved parties at this time.
Anyone with information which may assist with this investigation are asked to contact the Grey Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.