Police looking for witness in Oct. 2020 homicide of Lunenburg County man

HALIFAX —
RCMP in Nova Scotia are asking for help from the public in investigating the unsolved murder of Donnie Lohnes.

Police say on Oct. 25, 2020, Lohnes was attacked near his home on Jippie Avenue in Pine Grove, N.S.

Lohnes died later that week from injuries sustained during the attack. He was 57-years-old.

Police have interviewed multiple witnesses but are asking anyone else with information to come forward.

Investigators also believe that an additional altercation on the same day may be related to the homicide.

RCMP are asking anyone to come forward if they know anything about an altercation involving a group of people October 25, 2020, between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the area of Dufferin St. near Bridgewater Honda in Bridgewater.

Anyone who did not witness the altercation but was in that area at the time is also asked to contact police.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Southwest Nova Major Crime Unit or Crime Stoppers. 

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