Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: Suspicious Death

Crime Stoppers, the West District RCMP and the New Brunswick RCMP's Major Crime Unit, are looking for information in the suspicious death of a 42 year old man from Morell Siding, New Brunswick.

On May 6th, Tony Vaillancourt was reported missing to the West District RCMP. He had not been in contact with friends or family since April 9th.

On August 2nd, a body was recovered from the Saint John River close to Tobique Narrows, New Brunswick.

An autopsy and further investigation has positively identified the remains as those of Mr. Tony Vaillancourt and determined his death was suspicious. Police are continuing their investigation

If you have any information that may help with this investigation and wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by texting TIP212+ your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2000.00 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this crime.

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