Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes

Donald Charles DOWNEY

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DOB: 1955-07-27

The Government of the Province of Nova Scotia is offering rewards of up to one hundred and fifty thousand dollars ($150,000) for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the murder of Donald Charles DOWNEY.

On October 30, 1988, at approximately 1:00 a.m., police responded to a report of a shooting at 2399 Creighton Street, Halifax. Upon police arrival, the victim, Donald Charles DOWNEY, was discovered at this location suffering from a gun shot wound. Mr. DOWNEY was transported to the hospital where he died shortly thereafter.

The investigation revealed Mr. DOWNEY was residing at an Abbey Road, Halifax, address at the time of his death, and he was known to frequent the north end of Halifax and Uniacke Square area where he was shot.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for the murder of Donald Charles DOWNEY should call the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program at 1-888-710-9090.

The reward is payable in Canadian funds and will be apportioned as deemed just by the Minister of Justice for the Province of Nova Scotia. Employees of law enforcement and correctional agencies are not eligible to collect this reward.