RNC Make Arrest in Victoria Head Homicide

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary has made an arrest in the murder of Victoria Head.

This afternoon, the RNC’s Major Crime Unit arrested a 35 year old St. John’s man for the November 11th murder of 36 year old Victoria Head in St. John’s. The man has been held to appear before a Provincial Court judge on Saturday. Until criminal charges are sworn to at Provincial Court, the identity of any accused person cannot be released.

Substantial investigative resources have been allocated to this investigation and identifying the person responsible for this homicide has been a top priority for the RNC. Investigators believe that the accused and Victoria Head were known to one another. As this remains an active investigation, few other details can be released at this time.

The investigation is ongoing and officers encourage anyone who has any information that could assist the investigators contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Additionally, the RNC’s Major Crime Unit has established a tip line: 709-729-8800. You can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.