Suspicious death of a man in Fredericton now being investigated as a homicide

Fredericton Police Force

The Fredericton Police Force says their Major Crime Team is now investigating the suspicious death of a man as a homicide.

The Fredericton Fire Department responded to a structure fire call at a Canterbury Drive residence at 5:20 a.m. on June 5th.

Police were called in after a person was found dead, and the victim has been identified as 23-year old Cody Alexander Cleghorn of Beaverdam.

At this point no arrests have been made, however police do not believe the incident was random.

Anyone with information or video footage, either surveillance or from a dash cam, between midnight and 6 a.m. from the area that day are asked to contact police.