OPP Launch Homicide Investigation in Tyendinaga Township

One man is dead and another is in custody following a homicide in Tyendinaga Township this weekend.

Napanee OPP were contacted after the Tyendinaga Police Service received a 911-call just after 3:00 a.m. Sunday, about a man being injured at a home on Deserontyon Dr, in Deseronto.

Police say Ken Ferril, 43, was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A post-mortem to determine how he died has been scheduled for Monday.

A man, 25, was arrested Sunday and is currently in custody however his name has not been released and there's no word yet on if any charges have been laid.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact Napanee OPP at 613-354-3369 during business hours or the OPP Provincial Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122.

If you wish to provide information, but want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or click here.