On Saturday, January 23, 2021, at approximately 6:20 PM, officers from the Sarnia Police Service, along with Sarnia Fire and Lambton Paramedics, responded to a deceased female located at a residence in the 200 block of Essex Street.
Members of the Sarnia Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch have since taken over the investigation and are treating it as a homicide. The residence is currently being held as a crime scene as the investigation is still in its infancy and officers are canvassing the area.
The deceased has been identified as Sue Elin Lumsden, 66 years of age, of Sarnia.
Officers are requesting the public’s assistance in this investigation. If anyone has any information that may assist or if anyone has video surveillance in the neighbourhood surrounding the 200 block of Essex Street, they are please asked to call the Criminal Investigations Branch Information Line at 519-344-8861, extension 5300, or Sarnia Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.