Male charged in double homicide of children
B.C. Island District, Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit (VIIMCU)
2018-01-03 14:22 PST
File # 2017-12574
A male has now been charged in connection with the double homicide in Oak Bay on Christmas Day in the deaths of 4 year old Aubrey BERRY and 6 year old Chloe BERRY.
Upon his release from hospital, 43 year old, Andrew Robert Douglas BERRY was arrested and charged with two counts of 2nd degree murder.
VIIMCU (Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit) continue to investigate the double homicide.
As the matter is now before the courts no further information will be released.
Victim Services continues to support those impacted.
The Deputy Chief of the Oak Bay Police Department, Ray Bernoties states,
From the moment the Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit arrived, they have been compassionate, professional, and diligent. We’ve been engaged with them throughout this investigation and we’re very grateful for their tireless effort.
Cpl. Tammy DouglasDistrict Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
2881 Nanaimo Street, Victoria, B.C. V8T 4Z8
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