Niagara Regional Police continue to investigate a homicide that happened  St. Catharines Monday night.


Officers responded to a call in the area of Glendale Avenue and Marsdale Drive at about 8:30 p.m. where they found a 32 year old man with gunshot wounds in the parking lot at Oakridge Public School. The victim was then transported to hospital where he was pronounced deceased and has now been identified as Yan Jing, who was a resident of St. Catharines.

Detectives continue to investigate the case and are appealing to the public for anyone who may have captured footage on their residential or dashcam surveillance systems. Officers are specifically seeking any footage in that area that captures and matches or is similar to the following criteria between the hours of 6:00 pm and 10:00 pm:

E-Class or S-Class Model
Newer model
Dark Blue or Black
4 Door


Pick-up truck
4 Door Grey
REBEL written on side of box
Ontario licence BE 95676


Two Black Males
Slim build
Approximately 6’00” tall
Last seen walking south on Marsdale Avenue towards Glendale Avenue

Anyone with information, or who may have witnessed this incident is asked to call detectives at (905) 688-4111 ext. 1009132.


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