Identities of murder suspect, victim released

A cruiser sits outside a home on Walton Street near a house on Carleton Street where a murder happened April 6, 2015. The CCPS Criminal Investigation branch is conducting an investigation. (Cornwall Newswatch/Bill Kingston)

CORNWALL – City police have released the name of the man accused of murdering this mother on Carleton Street on Monday.

Jonathan Michaud, 28, is appearing in a Cornwall bail court today on a charge of first-degree murder.

Police and paramedics found Jacqueline Martin, 52, in her home in the 300 block of Carleton Street shortly after 9 a.m. with no vital signs and suffering from stab wounds.

The multiplex at the corner of Carleton Street and Walton Street was roped off with police tape for most of the day on Monday for a police investigation.

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