Man charged in Tatamagouche homicide has court matter adjourned

The Bayhead man charged with first-degree murder of a 58-year-old woman made his first court appearance Thursday through a lawyer. Ernie “Junior” Ross Duggan, 49, is also facing a charge of attempted murder. Lawyer Pat Atherton said Duggan is “clearly still requiring medical attention” and needed further instructions from Duggan on how to proceed. Crown...

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Bayhead residents emotional after homicide

A 49-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 58-year-old Bayhead woman earlier this week. He is also facing a charge of attempted murder. Shortly before midnight on Sept. 17, Colchester District RCMP responded to a 911 call from a residence on Clarks Road. Upon arrival, officers discovered the female,...

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Man charged with murder in Bayhead death

The Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit has ruled the death of a 58-year-old Bayhead woman as a homicide and have charged a Bayhead man. Shortly before midnight on September 17, Colchester District RCMP responded to a 9–11 call from a residence on Clarks Road, Bayhead. Upon arrival officers discovered a deceased female. A male suspect...

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Arrest made in suspicious death

BAYHEAD – The situation that was unfolding in Tatamagouche earlier this morning  has been resolved. Shortly before midnight, Colchester District RCMP responded to a 9-1-1 call from a residence on Clarks Road, Bayhead. Upon arrival, officers discovered a deceased female.  A male suspect was located by members shortly after.  The man drove off in a vehicle...

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