Garon and Beniskos

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On June 30, 2007, the Ottawa Police Service discovered the bodies of Alban Garon, Raymonde Garon, and Marie-Claire Beniskos in apartment 1002 located at 1510 Riverside Drive. The Ottawa Police Major Crime Section began a criminal investigation immediately and assembled a comprehensive investigative team. The investigation revealed that all three persons were murdered. The team continues to investigate the incident.

The Ottawa Police Service is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the male person featured in the accompanying composite sketch (picture attached). Investigators have been unable to locate this person and believe he may be able to assist in providing information concerning the triple homicide. This person was observed in the elevator at 1510 Riverside Drive on Friday, June 29, 2007 between 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

He is described as a white male in his early 40's, approximately 5'8" (172 cm) in height and weighing approximately 180 lbs (81 kgs). His hair, which is short, is black with some grey. He was clean-shaven and has a broad nose. At the time, he was wearing a white short sleeve shirt with blue vertical stripes and dark pants.

The Ottawa Police Service is requesting the person represented in the composite sketch, and/or anyone who may be able to assist in identifying who this person is, to contact the Ottawa Police immediately. Also, anyone with any other information in relation to this investigation is encouraged to call the Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Section tip-line at (613) 236-1222, extension 5477 or email

Composite sketch of suspect in the Garon and Beniskos homicides