Nova Scotia

Suspicious death in Dartmouth ruled a homicide

Halifax Regional Police have determined that a man found dead in a home in Dartmouth, N.S., on Thursday is a homicide victim.

Man found dead on Kennedy Drive is Vincent Lamont Beals, 47

A suspicious death in Dartmouth earlier this week has been ruled a homicide. (Mark Crosby/CBC)

Halifax Regional Police have determined that a man found dead in a home in Dartmouth, N.S., on Thursday is a homicide victim.

In a release Friday afternoon, police said they responded to a home on Kennedy Drive for a report of a suspicious death. That's where they found Vincent Lamont Beals, 47.

The Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service conducted an autopsy to confirm that death was a homicide.

Police remained on the scene Friday afternoon. They're asking anyone who might have video of the area to contact them.

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