The search for Tim Bosma came to a sad end Tuesday.

"It is with a heavy heart that the Hamilton Police service announce the death of Tim Bosma," police chief Glenn De Caire told media at a press conference Tuesday morning.

But, De Caire made it clear the investigation is long from over. It is now a homicide investigation and officers are looking for several more possible suspects. 

Use the timeline below to follow the sequence of events so far, from April when Bosma posted online ads to sell his black Dodge Ram to Wednesday's court appearance for Dellen Millard, the suspect charged with Bosma's murder.

Click on the date in the timeline to read the update.