(OPP-SPRINGWATER TOWNSHIP, ON) - On Wednesday March 16, 2016, shortly after 12:00PM, officers from the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of human remains being located in a section of the Simcoe County Forest, east of Gill Road, south of Hillview Crescent, Springwater Township, Ontario.
The human remains were later confirmed as belonging to 30-year-old Jaimee Lee MILLER who was reported missing to the Barrie Police Service (BPS) on November 2, 2015.
It has been a year since Jaimee Lee MILLER’s body was discovered and police are again reaching out to the public for information on this homicide. The $50 000 Reward that was issued by the Government of the Province of Ontario last October remains in place and available should information be received that leads police to the perpetrator(s) of this crime.
This homicide investigation remains a joint investigation that is being conducted by Detectives from the Ontario Provincial Police and the Barrie Police Service, under the direction of Detective Inspector Jim Gorry of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB). The investigative team remains committed in their effort to identify the person or persons responsible for the death of Jaimee Lee Miller.
If you have any information in regards to this crime, please contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or the Barrie Police Service at (705) 725-7025 ext. 2160.
Should you wish to remain anonymous please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477) or submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com. If you have any information on this crime or any others, being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.
Media Inquiry Contacts:
- OPP A/Sgt. Mark Kinney
Phone: (705) 429-3575
- Barrie Police Constable Sarah Bamford
Phone: (705) 725-7025 ext. 2926
On Monday, November, 2, 2015 Jaimee Lee Miller was reported missing from the Barrie area.The Barrie Police Service conducted a missing person investigation and determined that MILLER was last seen by family and friends in mid-October of 2015 with no contact with anyone since that time.
On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Jaimee Lee MILLER’s body was discovered in a wooded area off Gill Road in Springwater Township north of the City of Barrie. The Ontario Provincial Police and the Office of the Chief Coroner have determined MILLER’s death a homicide and a joint forces investigation continues led by the Ontario Provincial Police, Criminal Investigation Branch and Barrie Police Services.
Investigators urge any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for the death of Jaimee Lee MILLER to contact the Barrie Police Homicide Unit at (705)725-7025 ext. 2160 or the Director of Ontario Provincial Police Criminal Investigation Services at 1-888-310-1122 or (705) 329-6111. Further information about this case is also available on the OPP website at: www.opp.ca.
Should you wish to remain anonymous please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477) or submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com . If you have any information on this crime or any others, being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.