Post mortem results have confirmed the identity of the remains found in an Oshawa basement apartment.
The victim has been identified as Rori HACHE, age 18, of Oshawa. Previously the victim's torso was located at the Oshawa lakefront on September 11, 2017 (http://bit.ly/2qw0O6i). Further remains were discovered at the McMillan Drive address on December 29, 2017. Also discovered at that time was a suspicious package which was later identified as an explosive device and was rendered safe in a controlled explosion at the scene by the Explosive Disposal Unit.
The accused was remanded in custody.
The investigation is continuing and further information will be released when available.
Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Short (ext. 5407) or Det. Dorego (ext. 5319) of the Major Crime - Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520.
Anonymous information can be sent to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.
ORIGINAL MEDIA RELEASE SENT SATURDAY DECEMBER 30, 2017
Suspect Arrested after Body Found in Oshawa