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Police release description of suspect in fatal Cambridge shooting

He's a white man, with a shaved or bald head. He left the area in a red Honda
Cambridge shooting Apr 17, 2019
Police on scene on King Street East in Cambridge after a woman was shot and killed. KitchenerToday photo

Waterloo Regional Police have released a description of a suspect in connection to a fatal shooting in Cambridge.

Investigators say a man was seen in the area just before the shooting Wednesday around 5:30 p.m., in the area of King Street, near Church Street and Westminster Drive.

When police arrived, they found 58-year-old Helen Schaller with gunshot wounds. Schaller was taken to the hospital, but was pronounced dead shortly after.

The man police are looking for is described as white, between 20 and 40 years-old with a shaved or bald head, and a slim build.

Police say he was seen leaving the area in a red Honda.

Members of the Major Crime Unit say they continue to follow up on leads.

Police are reminding residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity or individuals.

Anyone with information in regards to this homicide, including anyone who may have video surveillance, is asked to call 519-570-9777 ext. 8666 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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