Belleville Man Charged with First Degree Murder

Brandon Phillip George Baptiste has been charged with First Degree murder in the death of a man from Tyendinaga Township.

OPP say Kenneth Ferril, 43, was shot early Sunday morning at a home on Deserontyon Drive and was pronounced dead in hospital.

The accused, 25, from Belleville was also charged with Pointing a Firearm and Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm.

He is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday, April 6.

If you have any information about the incident, contact Napanee OPP at 613-354-3369 during business hours or the OPP Provincial Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122.

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