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Suspicious Death Investigation


Broadcast time:
12:55 PM

Date: May 30, 2021

On Saturday, May 29, 2021, shortly after 1:30 PM, officers from the Sarnia Police Service Community Response Division attended a residence in the 700 block of Cardiff Drive to check on the welfare of the occupant.

Officers attended the residence and conducted a search locating a deceased elderly person.

Due to the unknown cause of the death, at that this time, the residence on Cardiff Drive is being held by the Sarnia Police as the investigation continues by the Criminal Investigation Branch and the Coroner’s Office of Ontario. The death is currently being classified as suspicious pending a post mortem.

The deceased, will not be identified at this time pending confirmation of the identity of the body.

If anyone has any information that may assist with the investigation they are please asked to contact either Detective Sgt. Johann Lewis at 519-344-8861, extension 6200, or the Criminal Investigation’s Branch line at 519-344-8861, extension 5300. If you wish to remain anonymous you may also contact Sarnia Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


Constable Giovanni Sottosanti

Media Officer

Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168

Email: 168@police.sarnia.on.ca