Police charge man in 2019 murder of Triston Reece

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Police charge man in 2019 murder of Triston Reece


Investigators in the Special Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division have charged a man in connection with the 2019 homicide of Triston Reece.

Today, investigators arrested Kaz Henry Cox, 40, of Halifax in the 0-100 block of Gloria McCluskey Avenue in Dartmouth. Cox has been charged with one count of first-degree murder in connection with the homicide of 19-year-old Triston Michael Edward Reece. He is scheduled to appear in Halifax Provincial Court on November 18, 2019.


On July 26, 2019 Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a shooting on Scot Street in Halifax. Upon arrival, officers found Triston suffering from a gunshot wound. Triston was transported to the hospital where he died shortly after midnight.

The investigation is ongoing, and investigators believe there are additional people who have information about Triston’s murder. They ask anyone who has not already spoken with police to do the right thing and come forward with what they know.


Anyone with information about Triston’s murder is asked to contact police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.


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