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Lower Mainland Murders 2014

Lower Mainland Murders 2013


MONTREAL - Jonathan Mahautiere, 18, appeared in court to face murder charges after a teenaged girl was killed Saturday night at a 5800 Sherbrooke E hotel in Montreal.  The 17-year-old victim has been identified, but cannot be named due to a publication ban.   (CTV)   MORE:   Murdered girlfriend   Young woman dies  



MONTREAL - Police said Desire François Bérubé James, 52, was stabbed in the upper body and was found dead on the scene.  (CBC)  MORE:   Man stabbed to death     Homicide 



ASHCROFT - RCMP says Shane Gyoba, 27, was formally charged Tuesday morning, just over 24 hours after a body was found in the Ashcroft home he shared with his uncle, Ed Gyoba.    (CTV)  MORE:   Homicide     Charges laid



MACGREGOR  - Jason Conway, 21, of MacGregor has been charged with first degree murder of Niels 'Arne' Nielsen, 96, on May 25.  (Portage Daily Graphic)  MORE:   Man charged   Murder investigation   Death a homicide


Impaired driving causing death

CALGARY - On Jan 8, 2012, Amie Nottebrock sped through a red light at the intersection of Shaganappi Trail and Country Hills Blvd NW.  The driver of the Mercedes, Arsh Brar, 20, and a passenger in Nottebrock's car, Danni-Victoria Russell, 21, were pronounced dead at the scene.  (CTV)   MORE:   Killer drunk convicted   Driver charged   Suspected drunk driver   


Body found

INNISFIL - A suspect is due in court in Barrie on Saturday on a charge of first-degree murder after the body of a woman was discovered in a Recreation Dr home in nearby Innisfil.  Richard William Dowdell, 54, of Innisfil was arrested at the scene.  (CP)


Teen accused

BRAMPTON - Police have charged a teenager with impaired driving after a deadly crash with a transport truck in Brampton.  The teen was at the wheel of a car which collided with a tractor-trailer on Airport Road.  Kam Gill, 18, was killed in the crash.  (CityNews)    MORE:   Impaired teen charged   Crash leaves 1 dead, 3 injured   


Gunman killed priest   

ST PAUL – RCMP believe that John Carlos Quadros, the man who died in a shootout with RCMP in St. Paul, AB, is responsible for killing Father Gilbert Dasna.  (CBC)   MORE:   Autopsy results released    St. Paul Diocese statement   'Mayhem'   Health store owner suspect   Homicide   Gunman a religious zealot 


Man charged

SASKATOON - RCMP arrested Daniel Smith, 57, and charged him with murder in the 2010 death of Roger Byer.  (CTV)   MORE:   Arrest made    Charged    


Street racing teens charged

BARRIE - Theresa Van Wieren-Wisch, 45, was killed on April 4 after a BMW collided with her Toyota as she was leaving a Tim Hortons parking lot.  Two 17-year-olds are charged with dangerous driving causing death.   (QMI)   


2-years probation

DORVAL - The 14-year-old boy pleaded guilty in September to criminal negligence causing death in the January 2013 shooting of his 16-year-old brother.  (CBC)   MORE:   Probation   


Facing charges

VEGREVILLE - Johan Fehr, 20, from Musidora, is facing a long list of charges including impaired driving causing death following a fatal crash west of Two Hills.  A 22-year old man inside the parked vehicle suffered fatal injuries on contact.  (Beacon) 


Victim ID'd

INNISFAIL - Police have released the identity of the man whose body was found in a burning truck outside Innisfail, AB.  Oleg Alex Cusnir, 27, of Innisfail, and the truck were found in a field off Range Road 273.  (CBC)   MORE:   Body identified   'I think I'm going to die'   Body found   Murder probe   


Arson now a homicide

MISSION - RCMP say a preliminary investigation by IHIT has concluded that a mobile home fire that killed William Philip Murphy, 86, Wednesday was likely deliberately set.  (CBC)   MORE:   IHIT investigating    IHIT takes over investigation   Fire was arson    

Homicide during robbery

ROSSLAND - Mounties have identified Thomas Feeney, 75, the victim of a violent homicide during a robbery at a home near Rossland, BC.  (CP)   MORE:   RCMP seek public assistance   Man murdered during robbery   Police seek information   Victim identified  



ROUTHIERVILLE - Christian Chabot is charged in the murders of Michelle Clusiau, 37, and Mathieu Clusiau-Perron, 5.  (QMI)  MORE:   Charged   Man charged   Arrest after manhunt    Domestic killings   Man to be charged 



NAPANEE - Provincial police say it's been determined that the deaths of a husband and wife in the Napanee area were a murder-suicide.  Police say post-mortem examinations determined that Patricia Asselstine, 43, was killed by her husband, Benjamin Lindsay, 47, who then committed suicide.  (CP)   MORE:   Police release names  



EDMONTON - Police have charged Emily Holmes, 19, in connection with the death of David Finkelman, a 27-year old pedestrian who was killed as he was crossing Whyte Ave on January 27.   (Beacon)   MORE:   Woman charged   


6 years

CALGARY - Tony Harrison, 45, died in July 2012 on 17th Ave near 82nd St SE after Kelly James York swerved his van into the oncoming lane.  (CBC)    MORE:   Family 'elated' with sentence  



MONTREAL - The body of a man in his 40s (Serge Savage) was discovered near the Lachine Canal.  In a home on Briand St police found the body of a woman in her 50s (Sylvie Larocque).  (CBC)  MORE:   Police confirm murder-suicide   2 bodies found   Tragic break    


Father, son dead

SAINT LIBOIRE - A train and a car collided east of St. Hyacinthe around 7:15 Monday morning, killing a 42-year-old man and a 21-month old boy.  Police have confirmed they are Thierry Patenaude-Turcotte and his son Nicolas.   (CTV)   MORE:   Custody battle   Train, SUV crash    


Charges laid

PENHOLD - RCMP have charged Jessica Masyk, 25, of Penhold with a number of counts following the hit and run collision that claimed the life of Trystan Sorensen, 18, of Penhold on May 20.  (Beacon)   PREVIOUS:   Longboarded killed   Skateboarder killed   



GLENDON - RCMP have charged Debbie Doonanco, 41, of Glendon AB with first degree murder in the death of her common law husband, Kevin Feland, 44.  (Beacon)    MORE:   Woman charged   Woman charged   


In custody

PRINCE ALBERT - Orren Johnson, 25, is charged with first-degree murder and break and enter in connection to the death of Clayton James Bear, 17.  Jordan Christopher Herron, 20, also faces charges of first-degree murder and break and enter.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Charges laid   Grieving   Death a homicide    Victim dies in hospital   


Homicide arrest

PUKATAWAGAN - Henrietta Bear, 35, faces a charge of second degree murder in the death of her common-law husband, Lanny Dumas, 36.  (CTV)   MORE:   Stabbing   Woman arrested   



OPASKWAYAK CREE NATION - Joshua Zedidiah Parisian, 26, is accused of killing a 34-year-old man at an OCN home.   (Winnipeg Free Press)  MORE:   Man charged   Stabbing  


Impaired charge

DAUPHIN - RCMP said a 28-year-old man died when two snowmobiles crashed near Rainbow Beach in January.  Erlender Sigurdson of Dauphin faces one count of impaired driving causing death.  (CP)  



FORT MCMURRAY - RCMP have charged Kevin McLernon, 28, with second-degree murder in connection with the death of a 36-year old Fort McMurray woman.  (Beacon)  MORE:   Man charged   Woman stabbed    


Pair charged

LONDON, ON - Amand Dumont, 24, and Scott Bakker, 24, have both been charged with criminal negligence causing death and failing to provide the necessaries of life.  Police have identified the dead child as Ryker Daponte-Michaud, a 20-month-old toddler.   (QMI)   MORE:   Charges laid  


Impaired arrested

EDMONTON - Ryan Richard Wilneff, 28, has been charged in a single-vehicle collision that left a 28-year old man dead on Jan 22, 2014.   (CTV)   


Child services failed

SASKATOON - In a report Bob Pringle said the death of Lee Bonneau, 6, reportedly at the hands of a 10-year-old boy on the Kahkewistahaw First Nation last year, could have been avoided had child services acted sooner and heeded the many warnings by police and school officials.  (QMI)   PREVIOUS:   Brutal child slaying   Suspect known as troubled child   Victim identified   Death ruled a homicide   Suspicious death 

4th trial

HAMILTON - Robert Badgerow will make legal history by becoming the first Canadian to be tried 4 times for first-degree murder.  The Ontario Court of Appeal has granted the Crown the right to try the Hamilton man once again for the murder of nursing assistant Diane Werendowicz.  (Hamilton Spectator)   PREVIOUS:  Unluckiest man     Who killed Diane Werendowicz    What the juries were never told   


Ran over girlfriend

ST JOHN'S - William Conway admitted to accidentally running over and killing his girlfriend Veronica Doyle.  Conway, 50, said he and Doyle, 57, had been drinking alcohol and taking pills the night of her death.  (CBC)  


WINNIPEG - Adrian Acoby, 25, man was found with injuries from a stabbing and was rushed to hospital in critical condition, where he later died.  Galena Flett, 20, of Winnipeg was charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)  



GROUARD - An arrest warrant for second-degree murder has been issued for Lance Waylon Francis, 29,  for the murder of Keith Sutherland.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Homicide   

Victim ID'd

TORONTO - Police have identified the man fatally shot at 1741 Eglinton Ave W Friday night as Seon Gabbidon, 23, of Toronto.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Police ID victim   Man shot        



SAINT JOHN - Officers found Spencer Eldridge, 23, and Frederick Cormier Sr, 61, suffering from serious injuries.  Anthony Beckingham, 22, is charged with assault with a weapon against Cormier Sr.  Frederick Cormier Jr, 28, is charged with second-degree murder in Eldridge’s stabbing death.  (CTV)  MORE:   Altercation


SAANICH - The investigation was sparked after police found the body of Anne Harvey, 61, in her home at 1840 Newton St.  A short while later, the body of Harvey’s husband, Neil Harvey, 59, was pulled from the water near Cattle Point in Oak Bay.  (MetroNews)  PREVIOUS:   Possible murder-suicide    2 sudden deaths   Man and wife  


Human remains ID'd

OSHAWA - Police say remains found May 1 in the City of Kawartha Lakes have been identified as those of Gary Newman, 36, of Oshawa, who was reported missing back in May 2005.  (CP)     MORE:   Missing man was murdered   Remains identified  

Victim identified

WILLIAMS LAKE - Police say officers responded to a complaint of a residential disturbance in Williams Lake early Sunday morning and found Corey Huu Le, 22, dead at the scene.   (CP)     MORE:   Targeted attack    Police ask for help  


Suspect turns himself in 

VAUGHAN - David Odesho, the 24-year-old suspect, was arrested without incident after he turned himself in to members of the homicide unit.  Police say the victim, Sarhad Sadiq, 36, of Nobleton, Ont., was pronounced dead at the scene.   (CTV)   MORE:   Man surrenders in suspected crime family hit   Identified   Suspect sought  

Suspect turns himself in

EDMONTON - Kalab Kitil, the man wanted on Canada-wide warrants for the shooting death of 22-year old Sultanbek Abdymamat Uulu last week, has turned himself in to police to face a number of charges.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Charges laid   Suspect turns himself in   Suspect charged   PREVIOUS:   Suspect know to cops 



WINNIPEG - Traigo Ehkid Andretti, 38, was arrested by Winnipeg police on May 30 in BC and has been moved to MB where he faces a second-degree murder charge in the death of Myrna Letandre, 36.   (CBC)   


Arrest made

Homicide arrest

Remains found

Husband charged

Woman's remains found


Convicted of manslaughter

CAMPBELL RIVER - Cindy Scow was 28 when her body was found in an abandoned building on a First Nations reserve on Vancouver Island in September 2012. She was taken to hospital where she later died.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Dying in an abandoned home   Man arrested


GATINEAU - Richard Bisson, 40, was arrested in connection with the homicide investigation of Yvon Normand and has been charged with second-degree murder.  Police found Normand's body in his home at 476 Rue Pierre Lafontaine on Nov. 11, 2013.  (CBC)   MORE:   Nephew charged   Nephew arrested 


Hit and run arrest

REGINA - Police said a 18-year-old man was walking along the Ring Road when he was struck by a southbound vehicle and killed. The driver, 35-year-old Robert Duane Barisoff of Regina, was arrested Saturday night.  (Regina Leader-Post)   PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run arrest      

2 men charged

CALGARY - Police have charged 2 men in connection with the strangulation death of Dennis Barreira, 46, in Jan of this year.  Kyle Earl Pate-Miller, 21, and Chad William Brian Mondoux, 24, were both charged.   (Beacon)   MORE:   2 charged    Victim identified


Guilty plea

EDMONTON - An Alberta man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter for his role in the death of one of his young twins.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Manslaughter plea   Father pleads guilty 

Impaired charges

EDMONTON - Police have charged Robin Denise Cort, 27, in connection with a fatal two-vehicle collision on Kingway in late April.   (Beacon)   MORE:   Driver charged  


3 charged

BRAMPTON - Rupie Budhu, 43, was killed after some sort of fight in a driveway.  Police charged Moses Porrezao, 51 and his son Nicolas Persaud, 18, and Kevin Mahabir, 21.  (CityNews)     MORE:   Family charged    Stabbing   Stabbing   Man dead  

Husband charged

SPRUCE GROVE - Police found 36-year-old Rienna Nagel's body in a home in that city around 8am Saturday.  Police have now charged Ray Nagel, 36, in the case.   (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged   Charges laid   Man charged in death of wife   Husband charged  



NANAIMO - Kevin Douglas Addison has been charged following a shooting rampage at the Western Forest Products sawmill in which Fred McEachern and Michael Lunn were killed and 2 other men were wounded, 1 critically.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Work place shooting   Charges laid  


PICTON - James Beau Jeffery was found not criminally responsible for stabbing his mother to death in August 2011 near Picton.  Elaine Jeffery, 59, was stabbed by her son 13 times in the kitchen of her home Aug. 24, 2011.  (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Spur of the moment   Son charged  


Women charged

REGINA - Rosalyn Wilm, 41, and her daughter, Sarah Wilm, 22, have both been charged with second-degree murder in the death of 53-year-old Ray Yacevich.  (CTV)    MORE:   Mom, daughter charged    Police charged mother, daughter   Fire a murder investigation   Body found after house fire      

Added to program

HALIFAX - RCMP responded to a fire at a home in Dayspring, NS on June 3, 1985. When they arrived, they discovered the bodies of Jack and Micheline Hulme.  The fire was deemed suspicious and the deaths ruled a double homicide.  (CTV)   MORE:   Jack & Micheline Hulme    Couple shot in 1985   NS rewards for unsolved crimes    


Canadian a victim

SANTA BARBARA - A 19-year-old man from Ottawa has been identified as one of the victims of Friday's mass murder at the University of California at Santa Barbara.  George Chen, who was studying computer science was one of 6 people killed.  (CP)  

Victims in rampage

2014 Isla Vista killings

Stabbed 3 prior to shooting spree

Killer visited by deputies in April

Life of rage and resentment

Rodgers' retribution


Estranged husband charged

CALGARY - Hari Pal, 52, of Calgary, is now charged in connection to the stabbing deaths of his estranged wife and her friend.   The victims were identified as Sanjula Devi, 36, his estranged wife and Fahmida Velji-Visram, 29, both of Calgary.   (CTV) 

Victims identified

Estranged wife, friend stabbed

Both victims identified

Murdered woman lovingly remembered

2 women killed  


Victim identified

EDMONTON - Police were called to the area of 160 St and Stony Plain Road at about 11:30pm Monday over an alleged altercation.  Arthur Barry McCaskie, 55, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Detectives have charged Joshua Letendre, 28, with second degree murder.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Man charged   Suspicious death  

3 motherless

CLEARWATER - Angela Wilson's body was found inside her home by Mounties dispatched to check on her well-being.  Her estranged common-law husband Ian Scott was arrested following a 7-hour standoff at his separate residence, where he had taken the couple's 3 kids.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Domestic   Domestic dispute   Woman dead       


Charges laid

STONY PLAIN - A pickup truck and a motorcycle collided on Highway 16 west of Stony Plain.   Kevin Andrew Shelley, 20, of Quesnel, BC, had been charged with impaired driving.  (CTV)   

Domestic altercation

SIKSIKA NATION - Jody Shane Wright has been charged with second degree murder and indignity to a body.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Partner's death   Charged  Accused


Murder charges

BERWICK - Daniel Wayne Surette, 26, and Kyle David James Fredericks, 25, were charged in the death of Harley Lawrence, 62.  Lawrence died on Oct. 23.  (CP)  MORE:   Arrests   2 arrested 


REGINA - Richard David Bell, 24, is facing one charge of failing to stop at the scene of an accident involving death.  (Regina Leader Post)   PREVIOUS:   Hit and run   Woman killed  



VANCOUVER - Police say 33-year-old Nansi Morris-Jones has been charged with dangerous driving causing death and dangerous driving causing bodily harm in connection with the incident in Nov 2012.    (CP)  MORE:    Woman charged      


GATINEAU - Police allege Alain Gascon, 49, caused the death of Angela Distasio, 42, when she died of injuries in hospital.  Distasio had been found badly injured at 45 Symmes S.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man arrested    Dead woman 'wanted divorce'     


Son charged

OTTAWA - Chris Gobin, 18, is accused of slashing the throat of his mother, Luce Lavertu, in their home at 634 St Bruno St and leaving her to die.   (CBC)   MORE:   Woman found dead   Son arrested   Woman dead       

Man identified

OKANAGAN FALLS - Police are calling the death of Andrew Scott Gangl, 24, suspicious after his body was found floating in the Okanagan River.  (CBC)   MORE:   Body identified   Cops look for answers  



EDMONTON - Police have charged Gilbert Paul Robinson, 58, with second-degree murder following the death of Aileen 'Gina' Robinson, 54, his estranged wife.   (CBC)   MORE:    Husband charged   Police lay charges    Suspicious death  


TORONTO - Sharlene Simon, the motorist who struck and killed Brandon Majewski, a teenage cyclist 18 months ago, is now suing the estate of the dead boy for more than $1M.  (PostMedia)    MORE:   Driver suing dead boy and his family   Lawyer for woman suing     


Deceased identified

EDMONTON - ASIRT said the violent altercation took place at about 8:30pm, after officers with EPS were attempting to execute an arrest warrant.  David Charles Sandaker, 24, was wanted by police for second degree murder stemming from a fatal shooting in late April.  The deceased in that incident was identified as Michael Alan Hill, 38.  (CTV) 


Homicide suspect shot

Shootout killed murder suspect

Police shooting



Victim identified

Victim ID'd  


Woman charged

WINNIPEG - Valerie Arlene Assiniboine, 56, of Long Plain, MB, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the homicide of John David Goundry, 51, in Winnipeg.   (CBC)  


Help needed

Victim in violent relationship

Police identify victim



Warrant issued

MONTREAL - Police have issued a Canada-wide warrant for street gang member Leonard Faustin Etienne, 33, who is sought for the murder of Gaetan Gosselin.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   4 arrested in Mafia linked murder    4 murder suspects  

Police investigating

CALGARY - Cops were called to a home in the 200-block of Heritage Dr SE on Monday over concerns from a family member that 44-year-old John Thomas Pollock had not been heard from for several days.  (QMI)   MORE:   Body found   Man found dead     



CALGARY - Neil Lee Yakimchuk, 34, was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 25 years for setting up the shooting death of Juan Carlos (JC) Dequina on Dec 14, 2008.  (Calgary Herald)   MORE:   Guilty    Man charged in 2004 Saskatoon murder guilty in AB killing    3 arrested in cold case   


EDMONTON - Joshua Dylan Petrin, 31, has been charged with second degree murder in the Dec, 2008 shooting death of Mitchell Chambers, 23.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Gang member faces charges   More murder charges   Multiple murder charges   White Boy Posse murders   Mitchell Chambers  


Shooting during B&E

FELIX COVE - RCMP said that a woman arrested after a fatal shooting at a home in Felix Cove has been charged with break-and-enter, but is not suspected of firing the fatal shot.  Jasmine Pittman, 20, was arrested this weekend after RCMP found a dead man inside a Felix Cove house.  (CBC)   MORE:   Woman charged     

Americas overtake Africa

The Americas have overtaken Africa as the region with the most murders, thanks to a surge in organized crime, according to a UN report.  Nearly 40% of the 437,000 murders committed globally in 2012 took place in the Americas, with the majority in Central and South America.   (Guardian UK)   REPORT:   Global Homicide book   .pdf    


Teen, adult face charges

INNIPEG - Rustom Vito Paclipan, 23, died after being shot outside of Opera Ultralounge on Main St.  Marcus James Richard, 21, has been charged with first-degree murder.   A 16-year-old boy was charged with manslaughter.  (CTV)  


Arrests in shooting

Suspect found

Cancelled 911 call




WETASKIWIN - RCMP have made an arrest in the murder of Jonathon Greene, 33, who was stabbed to death while sitting in a McDonalds restaurant in Wetaskiwin.  Casey Lee Lightning, 48, has been charged with second degree murder.  (Beacon) 


Murder charge

Charge laid


Police lay charges  


In court

SASKATOON - Police said a stolen truck slammed into another vehicle, killing a 17-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl.  Cheyann Chrystal Peeteetuce, 21, faces a series of charges.  Also appearing in court was a 17-year-old.  (CBC)   


Youth faces more charges

History of stolen cars

Victims identified

Indian Posse, dead son and a fatal crash

2 dead    


Victim identified

VAUGHAN - Police have identified the man who was shot dead in broad daylight at a Vaughan plaza on Colossus Drive on Sunday as Ritesh Thakur, 41, of Toronto.  (CityNews) 


Man identified

Victim was arrested on drug charges

Man gunned down nabbed in drug bust

Man was to appear in court 



ROSEAU RIVER FIRST NATION - RCMP said Richard Alex Johnson, 30, from Roseau River has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Charles Gordon Joseph French, 23, also from Roseau River. (QMI)   MORE:    Homicides    


ROSEAU RIVER FIRST NATION - RCMP have charged a 32-year-old Roseau River First Nation man with second-degree murder in the death of Vince Maracle, 20, who was beaten to death.  (Winnipeg Free Press)   MORE:   2 death unrelated  


Police make arrests

TORONTO - Police have arrested 3 people in the shooting death of a Peter Nguyen, 26.  Thanh Tung Phan, 27, of Toronto, was charged with first-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Raids lead to arrest   Shooting   Victim identified    


HANOVER - Officers say the body of Richard Connor, 51, was found with signs of trauma in his apartment on 9th Ave.   Matthew Lantz, 25, has been charged with first degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Murder charged   Arrest made   1 dead, 1 in jail  



ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE - RCMP have charged Sherilyn Kyrene Beaverbones, 18, in connection with the murder of Kieron Dale Beaverbones, 20, on the O'Chiese First Nation.   (Beacon)   MORE:   Woman charged     

Home invasion death

FREEPORT - The Royal Bahamas Police Force confirmed it is investigating the homicide of 56-year-old Edgar George Dart, who was fatally shot during a home invasion.  (CTV)   MORE:   Bleed to death in front of family  



TORONTO - Shmar Parris, 25, who also went by the rap name 'Murda Marz,' was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.  (CTV)   MORE:   Rapper was targeted   Rapper shot dead    

Guilty plea

PORT HAWKESBURY - A 17-year-old girl pleaded guilty to careless driving and operating a motor vehicle with too many passengers.  Allan Lafford, 17, was killed in the single-vehicle crash on Smith Road in Grand River on June 21.  (CTV)



TORONTO - Police say a 'chance meeting' between 2 men on Danforth Ave ended in them gunning each other down.  Police identified the victims as Jonathan Stefan Khan, 21 and Shawn Chestnut-Reddick, 22.   (CBC) 

'Chance meeting'

Victims shot each other

Victims killed each other

Double shooting

Victims identified

Police ID victims

Police ID victims    


Drive-by shooting

TORONTO - Police say Andrea White, 33, was sitting in her garage with her daughter and friends when a SUV drove past her home on Forest Creek Pathway just before 11pm.  Police have arrested Alwayne Bigby, 23, and Michael Davani, 21, in connection with the shooting.   (CTV)    MORE:   Rage shooting    Random act    Woman shot


CALGARY - Juliano Vieira and another man were found stabbed at a house party in the 11400-block of Braniff Green SW.  Trent Hynne, 19, is charged with second-degree murder and attempted murder. Roland Smith, 18, has also been charged in relation to both incidents.   (CBC)   MORE:   Stabbings   Victim identified   Teen dead  


Charges laid

RUSSELL - Sharon Murdock faces a charge of impaired driving causing death and two counts of impaired driving causing bodily harm.  (CTV)    MORE:   Man dead      

 Charged laid

WINNIPEG - Keith Alexander Wallace, 28, faces a charge of manslaughter in the killing of Beverly Custer, 34.    (CTV)   MORE:   Boyfriend charged   Arrest in stabbing   Man charged     



TORONTO - A passerby found Yvonne Leroux's body on Nov. 30, 1972. (CityNews) MORE:   Cold Case #: 1972-15841    

Son charge

TERRACE - Jeremy Price, 19, is facing a manslaughter charge in connection with the death of Clifford Price, 50.   (CP)   MORE:   Teen charged 



PRINCE RUPERT - The bodies of 40-year-old Angie Robinson and her 16-year-old autistic son, Robertwere found in their Prince Rupert home.    (CBC)  

Distraught mother kills herself and son

Mother left suicide note

Suspicious deaths

Bodies of mother, teen son found    


Husband charged

OTTAWA - Bhupinderpal Gill, 38, the husband of homicide victim Jagtar Gill, 43,  has been charged with first-degree murder.  Gurpreet Ronald, a neighbour he was close to and worked with at OC Transpo, was also charged with first-degree murder.   (CBC)    


Husband charged

Woman charged

Woman charged

Struggling to cope

'We are in shock'




WINNIPEG - Officers found Justin Desmarais, 24, dead within a home in the 200-block of Andrews St on Jan. 19.  Justin Atelard Catcheway, 30, was arrested on March 28.   PREVIOUS:   Homicide   Police call for help 

Facing charges

SAANICH - Rosa Des Roches was found fatally shot at her Cameo St home Tuesday morning, and police arrested her husband, 71-year-old Joseph Melvin Des Roches, at the scene. (CTV)  MORE:   Man said he shot wife and dog  


Victim identified

MONTREAL - A woman shot in the head while in a parked car in Lachine, QC, on March 19 has been identified as Elizabeth Barrer, 32, who was described as an "accused drug kingpin" sought by US authorities since 2007.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:    Shooting   Woman shot dead   Woman shot  

Cold case charge

TORONTO - On March 4, 2000, police were called to a shooting at The Spin Cat Club.  Andrew Robotham, 32, was pronounced dead in hospital.  3 other people were injured in the shooting. Derek Brown, 42, has been charged.   (CityNews)    MORE:   Charge in shooting of bouncer  


Mental exam

CALGARY - Matthew de Grood faces first-degree murder in the deaths of 5 young people who were stabbed to death at a house party that was being held to mark the end of the school year.  (CP) 

2014 Calgary stabbing  

Lawrence Hong remembered

Josh Hunter remembered

Kaiti Perras remembered

Zackariah Rathwell remembered

Jordan Segura remembered

Families suffer life of shame


Woman charged

HALFIAX - Leah Bordage, 44, has been charged with trafficking in relation to the 2012 death of Ryan Good.  (CBC)  


SAINT JOHN - Joseph Paul Irving, 53, is accused of killing Cynthia Irving, 45.   (CBC)   MORE:   Husband charged    Investigation underway  



KELOWNA - Mounties launched a manhunt for Ryan James Quigley shortly after officers found Amy Jane Parkes', 35, body in the 3700-block of Lakeshore Road.  (CTV)    MORE:    Friend paints grim picture    Victim & suspect were to be married   Boyfriend charged   

2nd suspect charged

EDMONTON - Police have arrested and charged Boutros Abdiaziz Mohamed, 21, a second suspect in connection with the shooting death of 25-year old Bogdan Pamfil in September of 2012. (Beacon)  PREVIOUS:   Homicide charges laid   Man and his dog killed   Victim identified   Neighbours saw pair


Found not guilty

THUNDER BAY - A jury in Thunder Bay has found Kesley Jacob, 35, not guilty of manslaughter in the 2011 death of Barney Beaver, 53.  (CBC)    MORE:   Not guilty      


REGINA - Kenneth Bruce Worme, 31, is accused of killing 27-year-old Shauna Maureen Welch of Moose Jaw.  (CTV)    MORE:   Man charged   Homicide   Death a homicide    Victim identified    



BLIND RIVER - OPP report John Hammond, 69, and Ian Hammond, 18, were involved in a fight on a residential street in Blind River.    (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Charged    

May be mistaken identity

TORONTO - Ngoc Ngo, 64, was shot in the doorway of his home on Symington Ave around 6pm on Tuesday.   (CityNews)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Man shot   Man dies   Gunned down   


Hit and run charge

FORT MCMURRAY -  RCMP charged Tona Agunbiade, 43, of Fort McMurray with criminal negligence and failing to stop at the scene of an accident.   (Fort McMurray Today)   MORE:   Interviewing person of interest  

Woman charged

TABER - Howard Sakebow, 47, of Taber succumbed to his injuries as a result of a stab wound.  Police have charged Trina Thomas, 28.  (Lethbridge Herald)  MORE:   Victim identified   Suspect and victim ID'd     



TORONTO - Police found Timothy Kevin Milley, 54, who died soon after arriving at hospital.  Dwayne Barton, 46, has been charged with manslaughter.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Manslaughter charge   Man charged  

Victim ID'd

EDMONTON - Ashley John George Macneil, 34, was killed in an altercation at a NW parking lot.   (Beacon)   MORE:   Homicide   Stabbed to death   Stabbing   Stabbing victim moved west to provide for family 



TORONTO - Emergency crews were called to the Markham Bar & Grill on East Lawrence Ave, before 12:30am Saturday.  Masud Khalif, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Anthony Rosales of Toronto has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CityNews)  PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Man dead   Stabbing   

2 charged

THOMPSON - A 59-year-old woman died after a vehicle hit her as she was crossing the street in front of RD Parker Collegiate on Sept. 19, 2013.  Stephen Shaw and Chantel Kryminski both face charges of failing to remain at the scene of an accident resulting death.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run victim dies    1 victim dies    



VALLEYVIEW - Officers arrived on the scene to find Percy Papastesis, 32, dead.  (CTV)        

2 arrested

HALIFAX - A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the killing of David William Rose, 65.  (CBC)     MORE:   2 arrested   Charges laid  


Roommate accused

KITCHENER - Kevin Koehler, 49, has been charged with second-degree murder.  Mary Anne May, 55, body was discovered in a park near the Grand River on Sept. 20, 2013.    (CBC)   MORE:   2 accused   Homicide   Woman was murdered   Woman was killed    


TORONTO - Police identified the victim as Kareem Francis, 33, of Toronto.  Lerone Marcano, 34, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing.  (CP24)   MORE:   Man charged   Stabbing   Man killed in brawl 


Stabbing victim   

ETOBICOKE - Tenzin Tseten, 22, of Toronto, was outside the Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre on Titan Road in Etobicoke just before 3:30am when a large fight broke out between several partygoers.  (Toronto Star)     MORE:   Victim identified   Stabbings   1 dead, 1 injured   Man dies    


AJAX - Shabir Niazi, 22, was found dead from a gunshot wound in a garage near Roosevelt Ave and Kings Crescent.  It was originally deemed a 'sudden death,' but was later changed to a homicide.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:    Death ruled a murder   Student died of gunshot wound     


Victim identified

TORONTO - The victim was Vilanong Douangphachanh, 26, of Toronto.  Achint Ranhotra, 28, of Toronto, faces a count of manslaughter.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Accidental shooting   Woman found dead  

Guilty plea

SASKATOON - Johnathon Robert Pickett, 42, the man charged with the 1990 murder of Joan Foulds, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.   (CBC)   MORE:   Pleads guilty   Man admits to 1990 murder  


5 years

HAMITLON - Joseph Warren, 42, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death and marijuana possession. The charges stem from an Oct 31 collision, when his 2006 Toyota Corolla hit Zoe Nuddell.  She died in hospital the next day.  (CBC) 


UXBRIDGE - On Feb 28, Durham police found the body of Richard Morrison, 26, in his home on Galloway Crescent.  They arrested Cole Henderson, 26, and he was charged with first-degree murder.   (CityNews)   MORE:   Man charged   Memorial service   Homicide    


Guilty plea

CALGARY -  Marie Monique LaPratt, who had been drinking alcohol, knocked off a elderly man's ball cap.  When Wai Ho Tam, 79, stood up, she pushed him and he hit his head on the sidewalk.  Tam died nearly a year later.  (CBC)  MORE:   Woman sentenced   Woman pleads guilty   2 years for random killing   Manslaughter charges laid 


CALEDON - Douglas Bradley Bell, 28, body was found on Feb 22.  Douglas Tavenor, 44, has been charged with manslaughter and indignity to a dead body.  Ralph Terry Maywood, 51, Patrick Egal, 26, and Farnaz Yaghinali, 44, were charged with indignity to a dead body and accessory after the fact.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death    



MEDICINE HAT - Christopher Arkell, 50, was the man shot by police following a standoff on a rural property outside of the city, where Chester Hunchak's body was found.  (QMI) 

Accused identified

Victim confirmed by police

Unanswered questions lead to mistrust

2 confirmed dead

Police shooting

Suspect dead   



CALGARY - Carlos Pelaez was found him guilty of manslaughter in the stabbing death of his girlfriend.   (QMI)    MORE:   Guilty of manslaughter    Man charged   Victim identified  

Youth charged

FORT GOOD HOPE - A 17-year-old male has been charged with first-degree murder after RCMP found the body of a Charlotte Lafferty.   (CBC)  MORE:   Youth charged


Woman charged

REGINA - Police found Marvin Bruce Sefton, 41, dead in a home on the 1000-block of Garnet St.  Later on Saturday, police arrested Jessica Dawn Pelletier, 28.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Woman faces charge   Woman charged   Family in shock    


EDSON - RCMP have arrested Joseph Shane Henault, 47, of Edson and charged him with second-degree murder in the death of a 49-year old man at a rural Edson home on Feb 24 at about 11pm.  (Beacon)  MORE:   Man charged   


Stabbing victim  

HAMILTON - Ricky Doucette, 28, was pronounced dead in hospital after receiving multiple stab wounds in an attack on Barton St E.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Police name victim   Man dead, woman critical   Double stabbing 

Impaired charge

CLAIRMONT - One woman is dead and a man is facing a charge of impaired driving causing death following a two-vehicle crash near Clairmont. Following the crash, Nathaniel Onezmie Plamondon, 29, was charged.  (Beacon)



SQUAMISH - RCMP were called to the Cliffside Pub and found a man lying on the ground with head injuries.  The 54-year-old, identified as Clifton Mawer, died in hospital.  (News1130)   MORE:   IHIT investigating   Police probe death


MASKWACIS - RCMP have charged Tyrus Brent White, 31, with second-degree murder in the death of Dale Selmer Christensen, 52, of Wetaskiwin.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Cab driver killed   Cab driver slain



SASKATOON - Police are investigating an incident outside of a bar that led to the stabbing death of Dustin Boulet, 29, and sent 2 other men to hospital.  (CBC)   MORE:   2 charged   Killed celebrating birthday    


EDMONTON - Charges of second degree murder have been laid against Richard Lacarte, 47, in connection with the March death of Demetrios Karahalios.  (Beacon)   PREVIOUS:   Body found    Suspicious death  


Guilty plea

ST JOHN'S - David Ryan, 54, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2005 death of Richard Brace, ending a court saga that started when a marathon drinking party at a Carbonear house took a violent turn.    (CBC)   MORE:   Manslaughter plea   Murder trial   Murder conviction overturned   Killer with 60 criminal convictions    


BLOODVEIN FIRST NATION - More than 20 officers took over the Bloodvein First Nation band office as they continued to probe the death of Cliff Malnyk, 52, and the fatal stabbing of Timothy Goosehead, 31.  A 17-year-old youth has been charged with second-degree murder in each killing.  (Brandon Sun)   PREVIOUS:   Arrests made  


Forcible confinement could be linked

WINNIPEG - Shane Darryl Quon, 43, has been charged with forcible confinement.  It was early in the morning the next day police were called to an apartment on the 200-block of Balmoral St and discovered the lifeless body of a woman.  The charges identify the victim as Roseanne Lee Eaglestick.  (QMI)   MORE:    Woman identified   Sudden death   Suspicious death   Woman found dead    


KELOWNA - RCMP announced that Damien Lawrence Taylor, 22, had been arrested  on a warrant issued for the murder of CJ Fowler.  Summer Star Elizabeth Krista-Lee Fowler, a 16-year-old girl from the Gitanmaax First Nation Band near Terrace, was found dead in Kamloops on Dec 5, 2012. (CBC)   MORE:   Arrest made    Boyfriend arrested   Charges laid    Teen's death 


Driver turns himself in

COLD LAKE - On Dec. 19, 2011, Gary Lee Curtis Lachance was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of Casino Dene.  Wayne Kytwayhat, 50, turned himself in to the RCMP.  (Beacon)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run death   


CAMPBELL RIVER - Konstanty (Karol) Bukiewicz, 84, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Caroline Doreen Surrett, 72.     (Campbell River Mirror)   MORE:  84-year-old man facing murder charge    


Victims ID'd

EDMONTON - Police identified the deceased as Fitzroy Harris, 50, and Thierno Bah, 41.   Police say Jayme Pasieka, 29, will be charged with 2 counts of first-degree murder and 1 count of attempted murder. (CBC))   MORE:   Music loving family man   'Complete chaos'    'I saw my best friend die in front of me'    Multiple stabbing 

4th person charged

TORONTO - Police have arrested and charged a fourth person with second degree murder in connection with a fatal stabbing in February.  John MacLean, 57, of Toronto, was rushed to hospital without vital signs and pronounced dead a short time later.    (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Arrest   Victim ID'd   Police seek clues  


3 years

SUDBURY - Retired Sudbury United Church minister Nico Vanderstoel has pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing death.  Heather Vanderstoel died April 6, 2011. (CBC)   PREVIOUS:    Charge against caregiver   Preacher charged  

Double homicide

CALGARY - Just before 1pm crews were called to a home in the 12200-block of Lake Erie Rd SE for a possible carbon monoxide incident.  2 people dead inside have been identified as Don Carlson, 59, and his wife Roxanne Carlson, 56.  (QMI)  MORE:   2 bodies found  



JOLIETTE - Guillaume Gelinas, 22, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder.  Gelinas is accused of killing his father, Luc Gelinas, 54, and his father's partner, 35-year-old Julie Lemieux.  The two were found dead in their Terrebonne, QC, home.   (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged   Man charged 

Parents face charges

CALGARY - Rodica and Emil Radita, parents of a 15-year-old Calgary boy are facing first-degree murder charges after tests concluded he died from complications due to untreated diabetes   in May 2013.   (CBC)  MORE:   Parents arrested   Parents face murder charge   Parents charged     



MONTREAL - Police have charged 1 man with second-degree murder in the death of Tricia Boisvert, and say they are now looking for a possible accomplice.  According to police, Boisvert was killed on Jan. 17 in her apartment in Little Burgundy.   (CTV)

1 charged

Cops hunt 2nd suspect

Boucher turns himself in

Missing woman found dead

Possible homicide

Man sought

Police confirm murder  


Teen pleads guilty

TROIS-RIVIERES - A teenager at the centre of a love triangle that led to triple murder pleaded guilty to murdering  Raphaelle Boisvert and her boyfriend Jessy Chevalier, both 17, and Raphaelle's sister Roxanne, 22.  (QMI)  MORE:   Guilty plea  Teens plotted more killings    Accused were depressed 


NEWMARKET - Police tracked John Jansen, 38,  to a home in Bradford and arrested him.   The double stabbing happened on the evening of Feb. 12.  One of the victims, 65-year-old Ronidy Roseborough of Newmarket, died in hospital. (City News)    MORE:  Police ID suspect  



CALGARY - Carlton Edlund, 50, staggered into the Delta Bow Valley hotel on the 200-block of 4 Ave SE searching for help after suffering stab wounds police believe he sustained blocks away.  (QMI)    MORE:   Police investigating   Victim sought help   Video surveillance   Victim identified  


EDMONTON - Travis Noskiye, 22, has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 2-year-old girl a year ago.  The girl was in care of the man and his common-law wife on the Bigstone Cree Nation.  RCMP were called on Feb. 13, 2013, to assist with an unresponsive child.  (QMI)



SMITHERS - Kelly Andrew Johnson, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing and Francis George Namox, 26.   (CTV)   MORE:   Victim ID'd     

Victim identified

OTTAWA - Family have identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run as Yvonne Hendrikx.  Police are still looking for the driver of the transport truck. (CTV)  MORE:   Hit-and-run victim  


Couple face new charges

REGINA - Tammy and Kevin Goforth, were previously charged with manslaughter in the death of June Alexis Dawn Goforth. The child died in hospital Aug. 2, 2012, of injuries that police said suggested she had been neglected and abused.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:    Gov't sued for child's death in care    Accused in court  

New trial ordered

BRAMPTON - Ontario’s top court has ordered a new trial for Jamal Johnson, a man convicted of first-degree murder for his part in the failed robbery and fatal stabbing of Akila Badhanage, 16-year-old in Sept 2007.   (Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   3 convicted   Charges in stabbing   Charges laid   'Outstanding' son   16-year-old murdered



MONTREAL - Roody Louis, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder following the weekend murder of a 48-year-old man.  Police say Louis attacked a man near St Dominique St and De Maisonneuve Blvd., stabbing and killing him.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   


COLD LAKE - RCMP have arrested Brent Janvier, 30, and charged him with second-degree murder in the death of Justin Alexander Janvier, 18, on Saturday.  Both men are from the Cold Lake First Nation.    (Beacon)   MORE:   Charged with murder  


Victim remembered

FREDERICTON - Christian Grueso Salas, 24,  was found by police after they were called to Angelview Court on Feb 16 at about 2am.   (CBC)


WINNIPEG - Joshua Bentley, 18, died after an assault involving a 20-year-old man around 11:30pm.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Assault death   Homicide 



NIAGARA FALLS - Police said Terri Nichols, 51, was charged following an investigation into a single-car crash.  Gordon Hall, 33, was ejected from a Buick Allure when it crashed. (QMI)    MORE:   Murder charge   Murder charges in fatal collision   Woman faces murder charge

Youth arrested

MASKWACIS - RCMP said an autopsy determined Jacob Soosay, 20, was fatally shot - and his death appeared to be gang related.  A 16-year-old boy from the Samson Cree Nation has been arrested.  (CTV)   MORE:   Teen charged    Youth charged   Murder charge  Shooting   Man killed     



TORONTO - Police say Hung Pham, 27, was found seated in a car at 10:30pm Sunday on Bisset Ave near Hargrove Lane, suffering from obvious gunshot wounds.  (CTV)     MORE:   Victim identified 

Canadian couple found dead

AJIJIC - Edward Kular, 84, and Nina Discombe, 72, were found dead by their gardener in a pool of blood in the living room of their home.   (CTV)  MORE:  Couple slain in own home   Never worried


Stabbing victim succumbs

TORONTO - Matthew Archibald, 40, was stabbed inside the building on Dawes Rd just before midnight on Jan 20.  Andrew Jackson, 30, was charged.  (CP24)   MORE:   Victim succumbs   Victim identified 

Father charged

TORONTO - Evangeline Adotey, 6, was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.  Jason Adotey, 35, is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.  (CBC)   MORE:    Father charged   Man charged 



HALIFAX - Blake Leggette, 25, and Victoria Henneberry, 28, were charged after Loretta Saunders' body was found.  Police allege the 26-year-old woman was at a Halifax apartment she once shared with the 2 accused.  (CP)  


2 accused

Murder charges laid

Body found

Body found

Loretta Saunders   



TORONTO - An elderly man who died in a 10 Jeffton Crescent house fire was murdered.  John Aguiar, 87, and Avelino Aguiar, 55, both died.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Fire that killed father was set by son   Mentally ill    Murder-suicide suspected   House fire deaths   

Pilot pleads guilty

CHILLIWACK -  William Jon Orders pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing the death of 28-year-old Lenami Godinez-Avila, who fell from Orders' hang-glider shortly after takeoff above BC's Fraser Valley on April 28, 2012.  (CP) 


Double homicide linked

GATINEAU - Amanda Trottier and Travis Votour, both 23, were discovered dead in their home.  (Ottawa Citizen)   PREVIOUS:   2 found dead   Double homicide   Suspicious deaths   'Damn drugs'   

Victim identified

TORONTO - Officers got a call just before 2am about the shooting on Scarlettwood Court.  Police have identified him as Colin Mohamed, 31.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Police identify victim    Man dies in hospital   Man shot


Suspicious death

KELOWNA - RCMP have identified the 32-year-old victim in Saturday’s suspicious death on Highway 33 in Kelowna’s Rutland neighbourhood as Christopher Ausman of Kelowna.  (Global)   MORE:   Man found dead   Body found   Man found dead   Brother says murdered   Foul play  

Suspect surrenders

HOLLYWOOD - A suspect in the death of a Canadian man in South Florida has reportedly turned himself in to police.  An arrest warrant had been issued for Twane Dobard after the body of 58-year-old Domenico Perruccio in Hollywood, Fla.  (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect surrenders   Canadian tourist stabbed 


Charges laid

EDMONTON - Robin Douglas Goodwin, 51, went missing in January 2007, his body discovered 10 months later in a wooded area west of Vegreville.  Michael Jay Hook was arrested on Jan 22 and charged. (QMI)   MORE:   Charged    Robin Douglas Goodwin 


MONTREAL – Ali Chaotik, 27, was pronounced dead in the hospital after being shot in a Lachine apartment. According to CBC, the shooting occurred around 9:30pm on Sherbrooke St near 29th Ave.  (Hip Hop Canada)  MORE:   Shooting    Man dead   Man killed   



GRANDE PRAIRIE - RCMP say they have arrested Shane Gregory Babitsch, 21, of Grande Prairie.  Courtney Breanna Johnstone, 26, of Grande Prairie was reported missing on Jan. 30.  RCMP say she is dead, but officers have not found her remains.  (CP)     MORE:   1st degree murder charge    Body found in Grande Prairie landfill   Remains identified    

EPS taking over

EDMONTON - EPS said the body of London Williams, 21, was found March 24 in a rural area in the County of Smokey Lake.  EPS investigators have identified a connection between that case, and the homicide of Ibrahim Yousef Chehimi, 34, on Jan 21.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:     Body found   Victim ID'd   Shooting   Shooting   Homicide   Police seeking suspect   



HIGH LEVEL - Investigators have charged Kevin Manfredo Munoz-Avilez, 31, with second degree murder in the death of 21-year old Fort Vermillion man.    (Beacon)   MORE:   Man charged   Stabbing  

2 charged

TORONTO - The victim, Osman Awad, 24, died in hospital.  Police determined he was assaulted by 2 men and they arrested Joey Dionne, 20, and Justine Dionne, 19.  (CityNews)  MORE:   Brothers charged   Victim dies



WINNIPEG - Officers said 2 men were outside a residence in the 500-block of Magnus Ave on Oct. 4, 2006.  Steven Pelletier, 29, was lured and forced into a house where he was seriously assaulted by a suspect. Darrel Lavallee, 32, faces a charge for second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Police make arrest   Gangster charged in cold case 

Husband surrenders

BRAMPTON - Iqbal Singh, 46, was being sought on charges of murder and attempted murder.  Singh’s estranged wife Anita Summan, 51, was taken to hospital and died.  Gurkharan Doal, 46, was also stabbed and is in critical condition.  (CityNews)  MORE:   Suspect sought   Woman dead, man in hospital   Stabbings


Homicide identifications

ST CATHARINES - Police have identified a woman found dead in a St. Catharines parking lot Thursday as Judith Fraser, 73.  George Fraser, 71, is charged with first-degree murder.   (St Catharines Standard)    MORE:   Woman found dead   Man charged   Husband charged  

Homicide unit on case

MISSISSAUGA - Ernest Guinto, 36, was last seen at Square One Shopping Centre on Dec 29, 2013.  Detectives have learned Guinto may have been trying to avoid people with ties to crime and said it’s possible foul play was involved in his disappearance.  (CityNews)  


Shot at Party

DRIFTPILE RIVER - Officers found Dallas Belcourt, 14, suffering from a gunshot wound and a man with lacerations to his hand and head.  Blake Francis Giroux, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder and aggravated assault.  (Edmonton Journal)   PREVIOUS:    Charged   Shooting


HAMILTON - Margaret Elizabeth Steer, 56, was stabbed to death in a 12th-floor apartment in public housing building at 500 MacNab St N.  Karen Flynn, 43, of Hamilton, is charged with second-degree murder and assault with a weapon.  (QMI)  MORE:   Victim identified   Woman charged   Woman stabbed


Impaired charge

PUKATAWAGAN - RCMP said Cameron Rocky Caribou, 31, is wanted for impaired driving causing death and failing to remain at the scene of an accident after the death of a Pukatawagan woman.  (CTV)  MORE:   Suspect arrested   


EDMONTON - Police have charged a man in connection with the death of Allan Waquan, 52.  Perry Kenowekesequape, 36, is charged with manslaughter.  (Beacon)    MORE:   Charges laid   Charged in homicide   Death in downtown condo    


Added to program

HALIFAX - The government is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in the death of Wayne Marriott.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:  Wayne Nicholas Marriott   NS rewards for major unsolved crimes    


CALGARY - Police were called to Harvest Oak Gate NE at about 8:00pm after residents reported a man in distress.  The man has been identified as Jackson Tran, 29, of Calgary.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim identified   Body found   


4th death

ST-ISIDORE -  Nancy Samson, 44, and Benoit Daigle, 39, were killed outside their home in Ste-Croix-de-Lotbiniere.  Clues at the scene prompted police to rush to the home of Samson's ex-husband in nearby St. Isidore.  That's where police found the body of Medora Godin, 13, along with the unconscious forms of Martin Godin, 54, and Beatrice Godin, 11.  (CTV)  


Girl dies of injuries
Girl taken off life-support

Suspect dies
Raging father
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