nvestigators with the Major Crime Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division made two arrests today in connection with the homicide of Keya Simon.
At 11:20 p.m. on January 8, 2011 Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a stabbing at 117 Pinecrest Drive in Dartmouth. Upon arrival, officers found 19-year-old Keya Knita Simon unresponsive inside the front doors of the apartment building. Her 32-year-old sister had also been stabbed.
Earlier today, investigators arrested two suspects in connection with Keya’s homicide and the stabbing of her sister. A 25-year-old Dartmouth man was arrested without incident in Dartmouth and a 25-year-old man, originally from Dartmouth, was arrested in New Brunswick. They are currently in custody and being interviewed.