Ken Baylis, of Tilbury, charged with second-degree murder

32 year old Ken Baylis of Tilbury has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder, after a man who was reported missing was found deceased.

Daniel Marchand, 45, was last seen on April 15 and reported missing on April 19.

Daniel Marchand

On April 26th, 2023 police discovered Marchand dead at a home on Dufferin Street in Tilbury.

A post-mortem examination revealed the cause of death to be a homicide.

The Chatham-Kent Police say this is an isolated incident and there is no information to suggest members of the public were at risk.

The accused, Ken Baylis, has appeared in court and was remanded until a later date.

If you have information in relation to this homicide, please contact Detective Cole Abbott or by phone at 519-436-6600 ext. 262.

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