At the age of 65, Gord Lewis, a founding member of the Canadian punk rock group Teenage Head, passed away.
According to Hamilton, Ontario, police, Jonathan Lewis, Lewis's 41-year-old son, has been taken into custody.
Additionally, he is accused with second-degree Lewis murder.
Jonathan was charged with murdering his father inside the flat by the police.
Details At a press conference on Monday, Hamilton Police Department Sergeant Sarah Beck stated.
On Sunday afternoon, when police arrived at the apartment, they "found a dead man in the apartment."
The Hamilton Spectator reports that police assert they are confident in their knowledge of the victim's identification.
The Lewis family has also been informed. But since the body's deterioration,
Additional testing is necessary for official identification. The family made no remarks about it.
The band's Instagram account afterwards provided confirmation of Gord's passing.
"Gord Lewis was a friend, bandmate, and brother to us, and his passing has left us inconsolable and still processing it.
His family, as well as others who knew and adored him, are in our thoughts "read the caption.
"Many people found power and inspiration in God. You left us far too quickly."
Police said that this is a unique event and that they are not hunting for any further suspects.
Additionally, he stated that an open investigation and an autopsy will be performed.