Windsor police upgrade charge against suspect in 2019 Moy Avenue homicide
Johnathon Dasilva is now facing a first-degree murder charge
Windsor police announced upgraded charges on Tuesday against a 24-year-old Windsor, Ont. man previously charged in relation to an August 2019 homicide.
Johnathon Dasilva was arrested on Aug. 12, following the Aug. 9 homicide of an adult woman that took place on Moy Avenue, near Ottawa Street.
At the time, Dasilva was charged with one count of second-degree murder.
Windsor police said Dasilva's charge has been upgraded to first-degree murder, "after further investigation, based on new evidence."