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28 June 2010 - HomicideWarning - this news article expired on 2010-07-28. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable
Belleville, Ontario ? On 28 June, 2010 at 3:15 a.m. police attended at Quinte Health Care in response to a report of a male at Belleville General Hospital (BGH) with a gun shot wound. This male was transported to Kingston General Hospital (KGH) where he succumbed to his injuries. The deceased is Jesse Archer (26 years) of the Municipality of Trent Hills.
A group of friends from Trent Hills met with another friend from the Toronto area and together travelled to Quinte West and Belleville. They attended at various licensed premises in both jurisdictions. In the early hours of 28 June, 2010, Archer suffered a gun shot wound.
As a result, Michael Leonard Brooks (27 years) of Toronto has been charged with Second Degree Murder. Brooks will appear in Provincial Court on Monday, 5 July, 2010 via video remand.