Man charged with murder in homicide of Troy Whidden in Truro

Truro Police car

Truro Police have charged a 31-year old man in connection to the homicide of 53-year old Troy Douglas Whidden in Truro.

A release from the Town of Truro says Nathan Joseph Knockwood was arrested without incident in the town on Tuesday afternoon, and was charged with second-degree murder on Wednesday.

Police say they do not believe the crime was a random act and they are not looking for any other suspects in the case.

Whidden was found unresponsive in his Arthur Street apartment overnight Sunday.