OPP investigate Brockton murder

On January 4, 2019 just before 2:00 p.m., members of the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a residence at Concession 4 East Brant in the Municipality of Brockton for an injured male.

South Bruce OPP and Bruce County Paramedic Services attended the residence, locating a male with vital signs absent. 

The male has been identified as 53 year old Steven BERFELZ of Brockton was pronounced dead at hospital.

On January 5, 57 year old Ronald SEIFRIED of West Grey was charged with second degree murder.

Witnesses have told local media Berfelz was run over by a tractor.  

No other details have been released. 

The investigation continues.