Second Suspect Identified in Homicide Investigation

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 13:30
Incident Number
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2019-05-01

The Thunder Bay Police Service has identified a second suspect connected to the homicide of 52-year-old Andrew AYRE.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Jason RAVEN, 23, of Thunder Bay, for charges of Second-Degree Murder and Robbery.

The investigation began on Thursday, April 25 after an injured male was located at the corner of Victoria Avenue and North Street. Paramedics were originally dispatched to the scene at about 4 p.m. and found the man on the sidewalk in distress.

The man was transported to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre for further treatment. On Monday, April 29, AYRE succumbed to his injuries.

That same day, at about 11:30 p.m., police arrested David Vernon GREGOROVICH, 32, of Thunder Bay without incident.

GREGOROVICH appeared in court and was formally charged with Second-Degree Murder and Robbery before being remanded into custody with a future appearance date.

Do not confront or approach RAVEN.

If you have information that could assist investigators locate RAVEN, please call police at 9-1-1 or 684-1200. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at


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