Murder charges laid in connection to death in Delhi

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A 27-year-old man has been charged in a suspicious death investigation last month in Delhi.

On March 30, a 54-year-old male, later identified as Michael Shawn Murray, was found dead at a property on King Street West.

No other details on the man’s death were released by police at the time, but OPP did advise the public to be vigilant of their surroundings.

On Wednesday, investigators confirmed a suspect had been arrested in relation to the case.

Robert Lee Ballard of Norfolk County has been charged with second-degree murder. He is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

Police are thanking the public for their assistance in the case.