Man held in custody after charged with murder in Durham Region homicide

By on March 8, 2014


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UXBRIDGE, Ont.—A 26-year-old man has been remanded into custody after being charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Uxbridge, Ont., man.

Durham region police say the body of Richard Morrison, also 26, was found in an Uxbridge home on the morning of Feb. 28.

Investigators said his body showed obvious signs of trauma.

Cole Henderson, of Uxbridge, appeared in court Saturday on the murder charge.

Morrison’s death was Durham Region’s second homicide of 2014.