A body, located September 18, 2022 in the area of County Road-18 in Alnwick-Haldimand Township has been confirmed to be that of a missing person.
On September 19, 2022, a post-mortem examination confirmed the identity of the deceased as Travis NICKERSON, age 22 of the Village of Hastings. The cause of death remains under investigation, pending further forensic analysis.
The deceased had earlier been reported missing and had not been seen since September 8, 2022.
The investigation by members of the Northumberland OPP Crime Unit, under the direction of the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) continues, with the assistance of OPP Forensic Identification Services and in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario and the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service.
Police are asking for the public’s assistance. Any person with information regarding this incident should contact the Northumberland OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. You can also submit information online at www.stopcrimehere.ca.