One suspect in Sault Ste. Marie assault and kidnapping has died, while the other is still at large – CTV News

Caleb Seaton (left) and Tyler McMillan (right) are wanted by Sault Ste. Marie Police in connection to a kidnapping and shooting. (Supplied)

SUDBURY — Sault Ste. Marie police say one of the men they were looking for in a recent kidnap and assault case has died suddenly.

Sault Ste. Marie police says its investigation into the kidnapping and assault involving a weapon is ongoing and officers are actively looking for 32-year-old Tyler McMillan. Anyone with information is urged to contact police at 705-949-6300.

Police say they found out 28-year-old Caleb Seaton passed away unexpectedly in Barrie on Sunday. 

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service has been looking for Seaton and another man since Nov. 12 after an incident a few days earlier in which a victim was taken from their Sault Ste. Marie home at gunpoint and then shot.

They say their investigation continues, and they are still looking for the second suspect, 32-year-old Tyler McMillan, in connection with the kidnapping and assault earlier this month.

On Sunday, there was a heavy police presence at Barrie Motel, located at Anne Street and Highway 400. Local police officials have confirmed to BarrieToday it was linked to the Seaton investigation. 

On Nov. 8, a person was kidnapped and suffered a minor gunshot wound after an altercation on Huron Street.

SUDBURY – Police in Sault Ste. Marie are looking for two armed and dangerous suspects after a person was kidnapped and then shot on Friday.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was then taken to another address where they were able to contact police. One person was arrested for the kidnapping.

New details into the kidnapping and assault that happened on Nov. 8 are coming to light as the investigation continues.

Officials with Sault Ste. Marie Police Service say they are actively looking for 28-year-old Caleb Seaton and 32-year-old Tyler McMillan in connection to the violent incident.

Reports of Seaton, 28, being involved in a shootout with police are not accurate, according to police.

They are both wanted by police, who say the pair should be "considered armed and dangerous." If you see them, do not approach them, but call 911 immediately.

Police say the victim allegedly entered their residence on the 100 block of Huron Street around 2 a.m. last Friday and then was confronted by three people with guns. They say the victim was taken from the residence at gunpoint and driven to an undisclosed area.  It was allegedly at the second location that the victim was shot, suffering minor injuries.

Police say after the shooting, the victim was taken to the 100 block of Willowdale Street, where they were able to call police.

If you have any information regarding this incident, you are asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.

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The Sault Ste. Marie Police service says kidnapping suspect Caleb Seaton "passed away unexpectedly in Barrie on Sunday.

SooToday previously reported that Barrie Police recieved a call for service regarding wanted kidnapping suspect Caleb Seaton.

On Sunday, there was a heavy police presence at Barrie Motel, located at Anne Street and Highway 400. Local police officials have confirmed to BarrieToday it was linked to the Seaton investigation. 

The investigation into the kidnapping and assault with a weapon, involving a firearm is still ongoing. The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is actively looking for 32-year-old Tyler McMillan in connection with the incident.