Toronto Woman Charged In Kitchener Homicide

By: Kw Now - Local Police News
| Published 05/28/2015


A Further Arrest Has Been Made In The Murder of A Brantford Man

Autopsy Indicates Victim Shot

Waterloo Region, ONTARIO – Waterloo Regional Police Homicide detectives have charged a Toronto area woman in connection with the homicide death of Devane Anttony CAMPBELL, of Brantford, Ontario.

Megan Cooper, 21 years of North York, was arrested yesterday afternoon in Scarborough without incident with the assistance of the Toronto Police Service. Cooper is charged with Accessory After the Fact to Murder and appears in court today in Kitchener.

Noel Francis, 27, of North York, was arrested April 30 in Toronto without incident and has been charged with Second Degree Murder and numerous weapons-related offences including trafficking and unauthorized possession. Francis is in custody and scheduled for a court appearance in Kitchener today.

On November 30, 2012 approximately 11:30pm, police responded to a report of gunshots in the area of a housing complex at 199 Elmridge Drive, Kitchener. Devane Campbell was discovered outside a residence suffering from trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A forensic autopsy completed in Hamilton concluded that Mr. Campbell died as a result of gunshot wounds.

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Branch at 519 650 8500 ext. 8766 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS.