Given the suspicious nature of the circumstances, the matter was referred to the Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit. As a result of the investigation, Camille Cleroux, 56-years-old of Ottawa who had assumed control of the apartment has now been charged with First Degree murder. He is scheduled to appear in court on June 3, 2010.
At this time forensic investigators are examining a scene in a wooded area south of Fairlea Crescent where human remains have been found. Positive identification of the remains may take some time.
The investigation is ongoing.