RCMP continuing to investigate murder of Josiah Kaelin Sparks


The Nova Scotia RCMP says investigators are still working to solve the murder of 22-year-old Josiah Kaelin Sparks of Lake Loon.

Officers responded just after 8:00 p.m. on September 14, 2017 to a 911 call after Sparks was found deceased on Cherry Brook Road in Lake Loon.

Anyone with information on where he was between Monday September 11 and Thursday September 14, 2017 is asked to contact police.

RCMP say they have determined Sparks went to a gathering at a home on Cherry Brook Road during that timeframe and want to speak to anyone who saw him there.

The case is part of the Nova Scotia Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program, which offers rewards of up to $150,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

Tips to the program can be made by calling 1-888-710-9090, and callers must provide their name and contact information, and must be available to testify in court.

Information can also be submitted by calling the Special Investigation Section at 902-490-5333 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).