Arrest made in murder investigation

Kyle Samko

Chatham-Kent police report that on Saturday morning, Sarnia police arrested the man wanted in connection with a homicide in Chatham last week.

Someone killed a 35-year-old Chatham man Thursday afternoon on St. George Street in Chatham. Police say they identified their suspect and issued a warrant for his arrest.

Kyle Samko, 26, was arrested without incident in Sarnia. He faces first-degree murder charges and remains in police custody.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Cole Abbott at or 519-380-6024. Anonymous callers may contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.


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