Police charge 22-year-old man in double murder
Police have charged a 22-year-old man with first-degree murder in the deaths of his parents.
Cameron Rogers was charged on Tuesday after a couple were found dead in Ottawa's west end around 10 p.m. Monday night.
Dave Rogers, 69, and his wife Merrill Rogers, 63, were found dead at a home on Apeldoorn Avenue and Meadowlands Drive, in Carleton Heights.
Montreal Police Const. Benoit Boiselle said a 22-year-old man called 911 in Montreal Monday night around 9:15 p.m. saying that he had killed his parents in Ottawa.
Montreal Police contacted Ottawa Police with the information. They then found the bodies at the home on Apeldoorn Avenue.
The 22-year-old man is scheduled to return to Ottawa today with investigators.
The Ottawa Police Major Crimes Unit is investigating.
These are the city's 18th and 19th homicides of 2016.
More to come.