First Degree Murder Charge Laid

WINCHESTER – The Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry OPP Crime Unit, under direction of Criminal Investigation Branch detective inspector Jim Gorry, arrested 75 year old James Henry Wise May 31st and charged him with first degree murder in connection with the death of 59 year old Raymond Collison of Chesterville.

Collison was reported missing in September 2009. His remains were later found in April 2014.

Wise has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall June 1st.

Police ask anyone with information in relation to the crime to contact the SD&G detachment at 613-534-2223 or 1-888-310-1122. You can also provide information anonymously by calling the Seaway Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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