Niagara Regional Police have arrested a 23-year-old Markham man in connection with a murder investigation last year in Niagara Falls.
On April 21, 2012, the body of 21-year-old Sathiyaraj Mahendran was discovered on the shoreline of the Welland River at the south end of King’s Bridge Park in Chippawa.
The Toronto resident had been reported missing to the Toronto Police Service earlier that day.
On Thursday, Niagara homicide detectives arrested Dinesh Suntharalingam.
Suntharalingam was arrested at his home at around 11 a.m.
The accused is charged with second-degree murder.
He is scheduled to appear in St. Catharines court this morning.