HALIBURTON, ON – A Haliburton man has been confirmed as the victim in a local homicide case.

According to the Haliburton Highlands O.P.P. 49-year-old Robert Brown has been identified as the victim.

A homicide investigation was launched on Tuesday after police were called to a house on Highland Street around 1:00 am yesterday, and upon arrival, officers discovered Brown’s deceased body in the home.

As a part of the investigation, police arrested and charged 33-year-old Norman Hart with second-degree murder.

MyHaliburtonNow.com will continue to follow the investigation.