22 year old suspect charged in Homicide

White Rock: 22 year old Jeffrey Caille has been charged in White Rock homicide with one count of Second Degree Murder, one count Assault Causing Bodily Harm and 2 counts of Assault. 

The victim of a homicide in White Rock on August 10, 2014 has been identified as 61 year old Bruce Alexander Ridout. Bruce was found dead in his home near beach at the 900 block of Ash Street. RCMP attended the home in response to several 911 calls about a dispute in progress. Police found one injured male and two injured females there. The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Two injured woman were taken to hospital.

The suspect Jeffrey was seen throwing objects and knives off of the balcony of the home and then fled on foot. He was tracked and taken in custody by the White Rock RCMP short time later.

“There were several witnesses in the area at the time of this occurrence and IHIT is asking witnesses, who haven’t spoken with police to come forward with information,” says Staff Sgt. Jennifer Pound

If you have any information about this homicide you are asked to contact IHIT by calling their tipline 1-877-551-4448 or, Crimestoppers if you wish to remain anonymous 1-800-222-8477.