(RIPLEY, ON) – The South Bruce detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) continues to investigate a serious assault that was reported in the village of Ripley.
The victim was originally transported to a London hospital with life-threatening injuries but was pronounced deceased late last week. The victim is being identified as 57-year-old Kevin RICHMAN of Huron-Kinloss Township.
Daniel PATON, 26-years-old of Huron-Kinloss Township has now been charged with Manslaughter. The accused currently remains in custody.
The South Bruce OPP and the South Bruce OPP Crime Unit are continuing to investigate under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB).