Man's death deemed a homicide; RCMP looking to speak with person of interest

July 10, 2020
Fairfield, New Brunswick

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The New Brunswick RCMP's Major Crime Unit has deemed the death of a 29-year-old man from Saint John as a homicide, and is looking to speak with a person of interest in connection with the investigation.

On July 8, 2020, at about 6:40 p.m., members of the Hampton RCMP responded to an area along Route 825 in Fairfield, N.B. A 29-year-old man was located badly injured along the roadside, having suffered stab wounds. He was transported to the Saint John Regional Hospital where he later died.

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Nathan Gallant, of Saint John.

Police are looking to speak with 20-year-old Tyler Gamblin, of Saint John.

Tyler Gamblin is described as being about five feet 10 inches (178 centimetres) tall and weighing about 155 pounds (70 kilograms), with a slim build. He has brown hair that is shaved shorter on the sides, and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Tyler Gamblin, or that may assist in the ongoing investigation, is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit at 1-888-506-7267 (RCMP). Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by downloading the secure P3 Mobile App, or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.

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Contact information

Cpl. Jullie Rogers-Marsh
New Brunswick RCMP
506-452-4252

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