“Beloved wife, mother and friend,” police identify Hamilton woman allegedly killed by her son


Published June 27, 2023 at 3:37 pm

Courtesy: Hamilton Police

Hamilton Police have now confirmed the identity of the victim in last night’s apartment homicide on Herkimer Street.

62-year-old Jacquelyne Buckle, affectionately known as Jackie, was discovered by police without any vital signs at her home on June 26, shortly after 5:00 p.m.

The investigation led to the arrest of Jackie’s 34-year-old son, Daryl Buckle, who now faces charges of first-degree murder.

He appeared in court earlier this morning.

In light of the devastating loss, the Buckle family has released a statement expressing their grief and paying tribute to the victim’s life.

“Jackie was a retired 35-year employee with the City of Hamilton and a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, co-worker, and friend who will be greatly missed by everyone that loved her.”

The family has requested privacy as they navigate through their loss.

Police aren’t seeking any additional suspects in connection with this incident. However, they continue to maintain a presence at the crime scene.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation are asked contact Hamilton Police by calling 905-546-3874.

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