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Targeted shooting

OTTAWA - Officers were called to the 100-block of Claremont Drive at about 10:40pm.  Mohamed Najdi, 28, had been shot in an outdoor courtyard. (CBC) MORE:   Victim known gang member   Man shot to death 

Suspect charged

RED DEER - The body of Thomas Patrick Braconnier, 46, was found in downtown Red Deer Christmas Day.  Chad Alexander Kulba, 33, is facing a charges.  (CTV)  MORE:   Charges laid    Charge   Charge    Victim identified

Guilty pleas

SASKATOON - Catherine McKay pleaded guilty to 4 counts of impaired driving causing death.  Jordan and Chanda Van De Vorst died at the scene. Their children, Kamryn, 5,  and Miguire, 2, died in hospital.   (CTV)   MORE:  Pleads guilty   Family identified 

Roommate killed

GRANBY - Caroline Choiniere, 45, shared her apartment in Park Ave in Granby with Alex Lacasse-Deaudelin. A psychiatric evaluation was required by his next court appearance.  (Journal de Montreal)  MORE:   Suspect has psychotic disorders   Woman murdered

Impaired driving

LINCOLN - James Magionas, 20, is facing impaired driving charges in connection with a fatal collision in Lincoln, NB, on Sept. 5, resulting in the death of a 19-year-old passenger.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charged 

6 months

TORONTO - Miguel Oliveira was sentenced to a 6-month jail term in connection with a crash that killed Tom Samson.  (CBC)    PREVIOUS:   Guilty plea in hit-and-run death    Driver turns himself in   Teacher killed in hit-and-run 

Man charged

FORT QU'APPELLE - At 3:00pm New Year's day, RCMP found Mario Kaiswatum, 28, dead inside the home.  Maurice Maple, 55, was charged with first degree murder.  (Global)  MORE:   Charged   Murder charge laid   Murdered

Charge after OD

HALIFAX - Police say Jesse Raymond Gaetz, 23, of Dartmouth is being held in custody after he allegedly failed to get medical help for Jesse Smith, 24.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged after overdose victim dies    Criminal negligence charge 

Victim dies

SAINT JOHN - Joseph Veneau, 22, the victim of a new Year's Eve stabbing incident has died.  Brodie John White, 19, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC) 

Victim dies in hospital

TORONTO - Police said Joseph Petit, 17, of Toronto  returned home and met 2 males outside his residence.  (Global)  MORE:   Identified   Teen dies   Victim dies   Victim dies 

Charged  

MONTREAL - Bobby Tukkiapik is accused of unpremeditated murder after his arrest by Montreal police. The victim (Adam Qumaluk) was stabbed multiple times during a fight that occurred early in downtown Montreal. (CTV)    MORE:   Man arrested     

More details

THUNDER BAY  - Anne Chuchmuch, 50, and Wilfred Pott, 60, were murdered on Dec 27, 2015.   Police charged Benjamin Ronald Marki, 40, who had been renting a room at the couple's home on Brant St.   (CBC)   MORE:   Double homicide  Family names victims   2 dead in fire 

3rd arrest

NORTH GRENVILLE - Kyle Robert Clermont, 20, has been charged with indignity to a dead body and conspiracy to commit an indictable offence.  Two other men, David Robert Lojk and Matthew Vincent Benoit, are also facing the same charges in relation to the discovery of Deepak Beaudoin-Reichmann's body near Kemptville Creek in North Grenville Oct 15.  (CBC)   MORE:    Identified   Male body found in gym bag   

Dies in hospital

EDMONTON - Oct 23, just before 3:30pm, officers were called to a gas station in the area of 75 Ave and 50 St NW. It was reported a male customer at the gas station had been involved in what was described as a physical dispute with a male employee.  The employee died in hospital.  The death of the man, identified as Surunder Pal Singh, 61, was deemed a homicide.  (CTV)  MORE:   Homicide unit investigates    Gas station owner dies   

Suspected murders-suicide

GENESEO - Officers found the bodies of Kelsey Annese, 21, and Matthew Hutchinson, 24, along with one-time student Colin Kingston, 24, in a home around 6am Sunday.  (NY Daily News)

Canadian among 3 found dead

Canadian found dead

3 found dead

Police scanner audio

Double murder-suicide

Identified

KITCHENER - Police have identified the man found dead as Gavin Richard Daley, 23.  (CBC)   MORE:   Identified     Man found dead in apartment   

Search for drugs

ANCASTER - Carmen Ward, 60, was killed by a single gunshot during a home invasion.   (CBC)   MORE:   Home invasion kills dad    Home invasion 

Identified

MONTREAL - Joey Grace, 20, was shot dead at about 12:40am Dec 26 at Louvain and 13 Ave.  Some reports suggest that a dispute within the Blues, possibly involving a gang that controls the Robert Housing Projects could have caused the death.  (Coolopolis)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Shooting   

Murder-suicide

TORONTO - Canadian Forces Sgt Robert Giblin stabbed his newlywed wife Precious Charbonneau, 33, before the 2 plummeted to their deaths from the balcony of their west-end apartment.   (CTV)  MORE:   Stabbed prior to fall   Apartment plunge   Police name deceased   Possible murder-suicide   

3 face charges

TORONTO -  Zaher 'Zack' Noureddine, 25, died after sustaining serious head injuries during an altercation with a group of 3 men on Dec 30.  William Lordhu Cummins, 29, and Patrick Smith, 26, were arrested on April 13 and charged with one count each of robbery and second-degree murder. A third man is currently in police custody on other matters.  (Global)

Charged

3 face charges

3rd man ID'd

Identified

Victim ID'd

Robbery death

Man dies in hospita

Man dies after assault

Zaher Noureddine 

Accused gunned down 

WINDSOR - Alekesji Guzhavin, 30, was found dead when police responded to reports of gun shots at 187 Oak St on Dec 23.  Police charged Dia Hanan, 32, with first-degree murder and attempted murder.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:  Shooting   Double shooting

Charged

ROCHESTER - RCMP investigators have charged Parminder Sakhon, 25, with second degree murder following the death of his 19-year-old cousin.  Pardeep Sihu was found dead on New Year's Day.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting    

Arrest

DUCK BAY - RCMP say Marvin Chartrand, 38, is the suspect in the death of a 45-year-old man in Duck Bay.   (CTV)   MORE:   Suspect arrested

Son charged

PETERBOROUGH - Crews found the body of Andrew Chan, 50.  Thomas Chan, 19, was arrested and charged.  (CTV)  MORE:   Doctor stabbed 

Gang dispute

MONTREAL - Gunfire claimed the life of Alexandre Tremblay Dec 21 at 6:15pm.  Tremblay was a said to be a member of the Robert Housing gang, a blue gang faction.   (Coolopolis)   PREVIOUS:   Victim dies   Shooting  

Woman found dead

100 MILE HOUSE - Vesna Dumstrey-Soos, 37, was found dead in her home.  Michael Martel, 46, turned himself in to the RCMP.   (Global)    MORE:   Homicide   Charged   Tragedy strikes family again 

2 arrested

VAL-D'OR - The SQ has made 2 arrests in connection with the killing of Sebastien Goudreau on Christmas Eve.  Sebastien Gaouette, 21, and Yan Giroux, 34, were arrested Dec 28. Police are still looking for Patrice Gaudreault-Morin, 33.  (CBC)   MORE:   Found dead at campsite    2 accused 

Father found dead

TORONTO - After the body of Simone Reid, 18, was discovered inside her Sheppard Ave E apartment, her father has also been found dead.  Police discovered of the body of Paul Reid, 49, in his minivan in Markham. (Toronto Star)    MORE:   Father found dead    Identified   Police identify 

Woman charged

TORONTO - Police allege that Meron Guizzardi, 27, was driving when a 63-year-old man attempting to cross the Danforth at Gillard was struck.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run   Woman arrested   

Fight death

STONEY - An altercation became physical and a 28-year-old Stony Nakoda man was airlifted to hospital in Calgary.  Jay Rollinmud, 23, has been charged with one count of manslaughter in connection with the death.   (Global)  

Fire victim was murdered

MONTREAL - Francois Girard, 59 was murdered and found by firefighters from extinguishing a fire in his apartment.  (Journal de Montreal)   MORE:   Ruled a homicide 

Stabbed

KINGSTON, JAMIAICA - Stephanie Warren of Toronto, 39, mother to 'Baby Angelica,' was stabbed to death - allegedly by her Jamaican husband, Alphonso Warren.  (Toronto Star) 

Man charged

NEW GLASGOW - Police have charged a 36-year-old man with second-degree murder in the killing of Nicole Campbell.  Though police haven't released the man's name, multiple sources in the community have confirmed that he is Jason MacKenzie.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  PREVIOUS:   Body found  Murdered   

Woman charged

MASKWACIS - Christy Ramone Crane, 25, was found lying on a gravel road with serious injuries on Dec 6 near the Samson Cree First Nation.  Noreen Patricia Crane, 43, has been charged with manslaughter.  (Global)  MORE:   Charged in niece's death   Woman dies in hospital   Injured woman dies    Woman dies    

   

Sentence handed down

CALGARY - Laura Furlan's body was found near the north entrance to Fish Creek Park on Sept 7, 2009.  In Oct 2015, Christopher Dunlop admitted to strangling Furlan to death and pleaded guilty.  Dunlop was sentenced to 13 years.  (CTV)   MORE:   Sentenced   13 years   Sentenced    Guilty plea   Guilty plea   Accused    

Arrest

TORONTO - Police said Conrad Grizzle, 22, was among 9 people arrested during drug raids in Toronto, Barrie, Innisfil and Utopia.  Douglas Parker, 20, and 2 of his friends were shot after getting out of a cab at 66 Walpole Ave on May 24, 2014. Parker died at the scene.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Suspect   Shooting   1 dead  Children scatter   

   

Fire death a homicide

EDMONTON - Gregory Alan Fenton, 54, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. He passed away in hospital on Dec 4.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim of homicide    

Identified

TORONTO - A man who died in hospital following a daylight drive-by shooting has been identified as Joel Alexander, 28.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Targeted   Victim targeted    Shooting   

   

Guilty plea

EDMONTON - Amanda Michelle McInnes, 30, admitted that she murdered Tye Christopher Kaye, 27, in his apartment in Sept 2012.  (PostMedia)   PREVIOUS:  Woman charged   Police probe death   Suspicious death  

Victim ID'd

CALGARY - Hussein Merhi, 26, didn't live in the area but police have identified him as the man who killed behind Del Ray Road NE about 4pm Sunday.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Identified   Victim identified   Shooting   Shooting  

   

Arrest

CALGRY - On March 16, 2007, RCMP received a report that a body had been found east of Carstairs, AB.  The body was later identified as Allan Gerald 'Gerry' Berdahl, 36.  On Dec 17, 2015, investigators arrested Russell Steven Tessier, 49.  (Metro)  MORE:   Arrest made    Body found identified      

Bad trip

IQUITOS - Witnesses told police the Canadian man, Joshua Andrew Freeman Stevens, 29, killed the British man, Unais Gomes, 26, after Gomes allegedly attacked him with a knife during an ayahuasca ceremony.  (Guardian UK)   MORE:   Brit stabbed by Canadian   Man claims self-defence 

Treated as homicide

ERIN - OPP are treating the sudden death of Frederick John Hatch, 65, as a homicide. (CBC)  MORE:   OPP looking for kin   Identified 

Cold case reward

VAUGHAN - Manuel Desa, 33, was killed as he walked home with his common-law wife and child, on the evening of June 25, 2000.  (CTV) 

Body found

SAINT-MAURICE - The SQ announced that they had recovered human bones and identified them as the remains of Cedrika Provencher.  The girl was last seen on July 31, 2007.   She was 9-years-old at the time.  (CBC)   MORE:   Remains found    Cedrika Provencher 

Identified

RICHMOND HILL - Richard Da Costa, 62, was found dead when police were called to a home on Valleymede Drive.  The man's son, Ari Da Costa, 20, was charged with first-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged    Charged in death   Father dead, son charged   

Homicide

EDMONTON - Police were called to the area of 107 Ave and 106 St at around 9:30pm Saturday when they found Yvette Lydia Morin, 28, suffering from a gunshot wound in a basement apartment suite.  (Global)   MORE:   Death deemed a homicide    Victim ID'd   Homicide   Suspicious death   Police investigating 

Died in hospital

TORONTO - Frederick Jackson, 65, was injured during an altercation at 40 Teesdale Place on the morning of Nov 28.  10 days after being injured, Jackson died of his injuries in hospital.  James Berry, 57, has been charged with manslaughter, forcible entry and assault causing bodily harm.  (CTV)  

Victim identified

TORONTO - Police have identified the victim from a fatal shooting at the Forest Convenience at 105 Parkway Forest Dr on Friday evening as Dwayne Smith, 38, of Toronto.    (CBC)   MORE:   Police release identity of victim   Shooting 

Suspicious death a homicide

EDMONTON - Police have identified the deceased as Pragalthan Narainsamy Naidoo, 73.  Celina Jennifer Kelly, 51, has been charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman charged   Homicide   Woman charged 

Charges laid

EDMONTON - Police say 3 people, face charges in connection with convenience store holdups that left 2 clerks dead. Laylin Delorme, 24, Colton Steinhauer, 27, and a 13-year-old were arrested.  Police identified the victims as Karanpal Singh Bhangu, 35, and Ricky Massin Cenabre, 41.  (CP)

Charges

3 charged

Victims identified

Victim remembered

Criminal histories for suspects

Deemed a risk by parole board 

Charges pending

Charged

EDMONTON - The deceased man has been identified as Baljit Singh Bhamra, 49.  Donovan Howard Wentworth, 18, had been charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charge laid 

Charged

FORT SEVERN FN - Rebecca Thomas-McKay, 35, was charged with second-degree murder.  The charge comes after the death of George Thomas, 45.   (CBC)    MORE:   Stabbing 

Charged

EDMONTON - The bodies of Daniel Fullerton and Dianna Wilk were discovered in a car parked near 173 St and 11 Ave on Oct 30.  Police charged Phillip Vanderwell, 27.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   2 identified     Identified   Police identify 2   

Arrest

TORONTO - Calvin Michael Nimoh, 21, faces second-degree murder charges after a stabbing that police say may have been a robbery gone wrong.  The victim Mark Ernsting, 39, was attacked while out for his regular evening walk. (CBC)   MORE:   Stabbing   Arrest made  

Victim identified

TORONTO - Rosemarie (Kim) Junor, 28, died in hospital following the unprovoked attack in the store that is located underground in the PATH system.  Rohinie Bisesar, 40, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)  

Ban on publishing victim's name

Victim identified

Victim dies

Victim dies

Broke and homeless

Too many violent blips

Victim of stabbing dies 

Suspect shot 

PEERS - Mickell Clayton Bailey, 19, was wounded by police and taken to hospital.  Police say Bailey will be charged in the deaths of Roxanne Berube, 36, Jazmine Miller, 16, and Daniel Miller.   (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect shot    Victim's nephew shot during arrest    3 found dead    Triple homicide

Charges in OD

AMHERST - Police say Neil Calder, 27, of Amherst, NS, faces charges of manslaughter, criminal negligence causing death and trafficking in methadone in connection with the drug overdose death of Kody Cook, 20.  Cook was found dead in his Amherst home on June 24, 2014.  (CP)  

Targeted

TORONTO - Jamahl Darling, 27, was stopped at a red light on Finch Ave W at Highway 27, at around 4:40am when his car was shot at from another vehicle.   (CBC)   MORE:   Shooting    Victim identified    Shooting   Man killed 

Pub victim shot 

EDMONTON - Alex Leonard Greg Contois, 31, was found suffering shotgun wounds in an alley near 118 Ave and 64 St at around 1:25am Thursday.  (Sun Media)     PREVIOUS:   Pub parking lot shooting   Shooting   Body found in alley 

Charged

MASKWACIS - Kirsten Cutknife's body was found by RCMP in a house on the Samson Cree Nation town site at around 10am.  Joshua Crier, 19, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death.  (Global)   MORE:   Arrest   Woman found dead   Investigating 

Charges laid

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Mark Phillips, 28, was arrested and charged with 2 counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of Amber Dawn Diebert, 24, and Jody Michelle Topilko, 30.   (Global)  MORE:   Charged   Man facing charges      Man charged    Suspicious death   Foul play 

ID'd

TORONTO - A post-mortem examination confirmed Narendra Ramdharry, 26, died from a gunshot wound.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Police ID victim   

Psych assessment

SASKATOON - Jerry Constant, 33, is charged in the death of Karina Beth Ann Wolfe.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Human remains found   Karina Wolfe

1 punch

VANCOUVER - Alcohol and bravado appear to be fuelling a disturbing trend of one-punch attacks that have left 3 people dead.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Manslaughter charge recommended after sucker punch

Hit-and-run  

GREBADA - Linnea Veinotte, a 36-year-old New Brunswick mother of 2 small sons, has been missing in Grenada, where police believe she may have been the victim of a hit and run.  (CBC)   MORE:   Body found   Man charged 

Police keeping names secret

VAUGHAN - A man was charged with second-degree murder in the death of his wife at 55 Gilmore Crescent, but police are keeping their names secret.  The accused is Reza Salehzadeh, 43, and the victim is Fereshteh Massoudian, 36.  (Toronto Star).

Husband charged

Man charged

York police will not release names

Woman found dead

Arrest made   

Domestic violence is not a private matter

Canadian killed

DIRIAMBA - Intruders burst into Rajan Deedar Gill's home in Diriamba in the early morning hours.  Gill was struck on the head with an unidentified object and killed, while a 24-year-old woman, with whom he was reportedly in a relationship, was left alive.  (CTV)   MORE:   Who killed Canadian?

Husband charged

BRADFORD - Officers were called to a home on Colborne St around 11:30am Saturday.  A 51-year-old woman was discovered dead inside the residence. Her husband, Jose Fernandes, 55, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.  (Simcoe)   MORE:   Man charged   Accused   Wife found dead 

Woman charged

SUCKER RIVER - Shawna Finlayson, 27, has been charged with manslaughter in the death of Howard Roberts, 51, of Montreal Lake, SK.  (Global)  MORE:   Charged laid   Woman charged

Victim dies in hospital

AKLAVIK - May Elanik, a mother of 7 was found beaten and unconscious on a snowy trail in Aklavik Nov 11.  She died 8 days later in an Edmonton hospital.  (CBC)  

Shooting

CALGARY - At about 9am on Nov 15, police were called to the area of the 400-block of Hendon Dr NW after the body of Colin Ernest Monroe, 37, was found in an alleyway. (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Body found   Body found in alleyway  

Suspect surrenders

RED DEER - Daniel Boyd Sawyer, 31, turned himself in relation to the Nov 18 slaying of Alan Beach, 31, who died after a Nov. 18 stabbing in a Red Deer bar.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charged laid   1 charged   Pub stabbing 

Charged

MONTREAL - George Berry was 1 of 2 people who showed up at a house on Saint-Maurice St and attacked a man inside.  Police say Steve Barnes, 32, retaliated by stabbing a man in the chest who later died of the injuries. (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   

Probation orders to stay away

WINNIPEG - Police charged Charley Harper, 29, with second-degree murder after his partner, Candace Monias, was found dead inside the Manitoba Housing complex on Nov. 26, 2015.  (CTV)   MORE:   Protection orders   Arrest made   Suspicious death   Woman found dead  

2nd person charged

PRINCE ALBERT - Troy Cecil Napope, 23, was last seen May 28, 2015 at a party in Prince Albert.  Braidy Chase Vermette, 27, and Skylar Patrick Bird, 29,  are facing first-degree murder charges in the death.  (CTV)  

Remains identified 

Remains ID'd

Back in custody

Murder suspect escapes

2nd person charged

Man charged

Missing now a homicide

Disappearance a homicide

Now a homicide

Guilty

WINDSOR - Mohammad Younus has been found guilty of dangerous driving causing death in a July 2013 crash on Highway 101 near Falmouth, NS, that led to the death of Evan Servaes, 6. (CBC) 

Accused

GUELPH - Alistair Wood, 83, is accused of first-degree murder in connection with the killing his wife Kathleen Wood, 84.   (CBC)   MORE:   Husband accused of killing wife  

Murder charge stayed

CALGARY - Redear Kadir-Shahwan,23, was charged with the death of Khalid El-Ajami, 30, at Johnny Scissorhands Barbershop in the 5100-block of 20 Ave SE in Nov of 2015.  June 10, 2016 the Crown stayed the first-degree murder charge against Kadir-Shahwan.   (CTV)

Charged

Charged 

Man charged

Victim identified

Linked to drug trade

Victim ID'd

Man shot 

Hit-and-run charge

BRAMPTON - A 21-year old male pedestrian was crossing Kennedy Rd when a southbound dump truck hit him and dragged him down the road.  Sultan Singh Bhamber, 61, has been charged with one count of failing to remain at the scene of an accident.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Dump truck driver charged     Another hit-and-run

Arrests

OTTAWA - Dady Jean was gunned down outside of a house party at an apartment building at 340 Lacasse Ave Nov 14.  Dominique Chretien, 20, and Johnnie-Dean Locey-Derochie, 23, were arrested and charged with first-degree murder. Candy Locey, 40, is still at large.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Arrested    Shooting   Not random   

Impaired charge

TORONTO - A fatal hit-and-run left Mandeep Singh, 25, dead.  Sean England, 28, faces charges.  (CP24)   MORE:   Suspect faces charges   Drunken hit-and-run   Impaired driving charges   Hit-and-run   Pedestrian dead  

Boyfriend charged

CALGARY - Sheri Carpen, 31, was found inside along with her boyfriend who told police he found her dead.  Luke Anthony McLeod, 32, is charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged     

Charged

EDMONTON - Officers arrived and found the victim, Crystal Corinne Bruce, 36, dead.  Detectives charged Ashlee Dawn Bruce, 29.  (Global)  MORE:   Woman found dead     Suspicious death

Arrest  

SUDBURY - Police charged Reginald Berard, 23, with second degree murder, in the death of Marcel Raymond Couillard, 51.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Identified   Foul play suspected 

2 charged

THE PAS - Sage Cooper, 26, and Jamie Constant, 33, have been charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   2 arrested 

RCMP lay charges

PEERLESS LAKE - Vicki Cardinal, 35, died in hospital 2 days later.  RCMP investigators charged Peter Noskey, 35, with manslaughter.   (Sun Media)

Charges laid

SYLVAN LAKE - Police arrived to find 2 seriously damaged dirt bikes, and 2 seriously injured men. One was pronounced dead at the scene.  Nathan Corey Scott, 28, was facing charges including impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death.  (CTV)

Hit-and-run charge

BRAMPTON - Mariel Garcia, 18, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead in hospital.  Steven Richards, 26, the driver of the vehicle surrendered to police.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:  Accused sorry   Hit-and-run   Man charged

2 Canadians killed

VANCOUVER - Neil Karran, 77, and Ron Little, 76, were killed instantly.  Angela Lavanty, 32, of Palm Desert, Calif, is being charged with 2 counts of DUI second-degree murder.  (Global) 

Teen charged

MAYERTHORPE - A 16-year-old man was arrested after Stacey Kootenay, 35, was found stabbed in between two residences on the  Alexis Nakota Sioux First Nation.  (Sun Media) 

Assault death 

EDSON - Preston Goulet, 42, was taken to hospital.  RCMP arrested and charged Christopher Ronald Edward Harrison, 37, with aggravated assault.  On Sunday Goulet passed away in hospital.  (CTV)    MORE:   Bar assault   Man dies after beating   Vicious assault 

Day home death

CALGARY -  Paramedics had been called earlier to a home on Silverado Ridge Crescent SW for a report of a 18-month-old baby girl in medical distress.  Ciera Lynn McGrath did not survive and died of her injuries.  (CTV)   MORE:   Death under investigation

Man dies from assault injuries

TORONTO - Richard Chan, 50, and Charles Smithers, 60, were involved in an altercation at an apartment near Gerrard St and Woodbine Ave on Oct 2.  2 weeks later, police were called to the same apartment building and found Smithers dead.  Chan was arrested and charged with manslaughter.  (Global)  

Victim identified

PEACE RIVER - On Nov 10, 2015, at approximately 7:00pm RCMP responded to a call in which someone reportedly had been shot at a residence in the Terrace Trailer Park. Upon arrival, police learned Kelly Raymond L'Arrivee, 24, had died of his injuries.   (AB Police Report)    PREVIOUS:   Shooting

Shooting

MONTREAL - Passersby spotted a man sitting in a car on Beaujolais St around 11am.  The man was seriously injured and died.  Sources have identified the victim as Terek Ibrahim, 41.   (CTV)  MORE:   Victim directed a security company   

Charge laid

ATIKAMEG - RCMP answered a call about a shooting at a home on the Atikameg First Nations.  Upon arrival, they were told a 35-year-old man had died.  Arlen Chase Chalifoux, 18, was arrested Wednesday.  (CP)  PREVIOUS:   Fatal shooting 

Arrest

TORONTO - David Hargrave, 25, has been charged with second-degree murder after a post-mortem found a stab wound on the victim's body.  The victim Tony Millett, 55, of Toronto, was found at a Toronto Community Housing building.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Charges laid    Man stabbed   Suspect in custody

Charged

TORONTO - Sinbad King Simba Marshall, 21, has been arrested in the death of Stella Tetsos, 82, who was found dead inside her Elfreda Boulevard home.   (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Suspect arrested   TPS homicide #44/2015   Arrested   Woman found dead   

Suspicious death

GOD'S LAKE NARROWS - RCMP are treating the discovery of Krystal Andrews' body in God's Lake Narrows as a suspicious death.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman's body found 

Shooting

WINNIPEG - Paul Joseph Throne, 36, was sent to hospital in critical condition where he succumbed to his injuries.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man dead following shooting 

Murder-suicide

MEADOW LAKE - Robert Bell, 70, and Sonny Morin, 73, were the two men found dead outside a home in the area of 6 Ave W and 5 St W.   (CKOM) PREVIOUS:   Murder-suicide   1 identified   Murder-suicide  

Homicides Canada 2014

Canadian police services reported 516 homicides in 2014.  23% of those 516 homicide victims were reported by police as Aborginal, a group that accounted for just 5% of the Canadian population.   (Stats Canada) 

Impaired charge

DUCK LAKE - RCMP have charged Guy Gamble, 39, with impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death.  (Global)      MORE:   Impaired charge  

Elderly mom dies

KAMLOOPS - Emily Houston, 84, died 10 days after she was attacked by a fellow resident of Kamloops Seniors Village.  (CP)

Cold case arrest

TORONTO - Surinder Singh Parmar, 38, was found stabbed to death at 1:15am on Nov 19, 1990, inside a men's washroom of the Penny Gas Bar located at 1039 Danforth Rd.   (CBC)   MORE:   Cold case arrest 

Man charged

PENHOLD - John Powell, 40, is facing a number of criminal offences in the death of Chasity Holman, 41.  Holman was struck and killed by a vehicle in the town of Penhold on Nov 5, 2015.  (CTV)   MORE:   Possibly deliberate hit-and-run 

Woman found dead

CALGARY - Police believe the death of Janel Squirrel, 26, was the result of domestic violence.  The woman's boyfriend, Leo Harry Pantherbone, 45, is charged with manslaughter.    (Sun Media)  MORE:   Man charged   Boyfriend charged

Teen charged

VAUGHAN - A 17-year-old from faces 5 dangerous driving charges.   Joshua Ferreira, 16 and Tatiana Sousa, 15, died and 4 others were injured when the SUV they were riding in went off Teston Road, just west of Pine Valley Drive, at around 9pm on Oct 24.   (CBC) 

Charged

JOLIETTE - DeMontigny Daniel, 39, is alleged to have caused the death of Pierre Perreault, 58. (Le Journald de Joliette)   MORE:   Deadly assault   Stabbing   Stabbing 

Charges

MONTREAL - Philippe Gloutney, 42, is accused of stabbing a 38-year-old man to death early Saturday morning.  .  (CTV) PREVIOUS:   Stabbing ruled a homicide 

Grandfather charged 

THOROLD - After an investigation into the death of a 13-month-old baby who sustained head injuries while in his grandfather's custody, police have charged Brian Matthews, 37, with manslaughter.  (Niagara This Week)  PREVIOUS:   13-month old dies   Abusive grandfather     Child placed in custody of grandfather with a history

Suspected murder-suicide

WINNIPEG - Kevin Runke, 46, the estranged hsuband of Camille Runke who is suspected of killing her, was found dead.  Camille Runke, 49, was found shot to death behind a business on Marion St.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Possible murder-suicide   Body removed from vehicle   Projection orders 'don't stop bullets'

Identified

BRIDGEWATER - Police confirm the body of missing Bridgewater resident Catherine Burgoyne, 58, was found in a wooded area north of the downtown core.     (CTV)  MORE:   Woman's remains found 

Identified

EDMONTON - Leona Neapetung-Stevens was found slain at her home near 96 Ave and 176 St around 5pm Oct. 31.  Joseph Sinclair, 20, is charged with second-degree murder.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charges laid   Suspicious death

Shooting 

TORONTO - Police were called to 111 Rykert Crescent at around 10:30pm on Wednesday.  Once there, paramedics found Campbell Smith, 23, suffering from a single gunshot wound to his abdomen. Police arrested Conor Colangelo, 24, on a charge of manslaughter.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man in custody    

Murder solved

EDMONTON - Police said John Gearhart, 37, has been found to be responsible for the death of Patricia Roach, 54.  No charges will be laid as Gearhart was found dead, Oct 22  - his death is considered non-criminal.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   NA community in mourning   Identified   Death a homicide     

3rd suspect

AIRDRIE - The body of Mohammed Saqib, 33, was located within a burning car.  RCMP charged 2 brothers, Theo Wheyee, 20, and Julius Wheyee, 28. Nov 20 a third suspect, Saad Mohamed Osman, 29, was located and apprehended by officers.  (CTV) 

3rd suspect

3rd man charged

2 arrested

Arrests made

3rd man

Body found

Man was murdered    

Protection order against son 

CALGARY - Emanuel Kahsai, 30, was arrested in the death of Selma Alem, 54, and Julie Tran, 25, whose bodies were discovered in Alem's Coventry Close NE home on Oct 19.   (CBC)    

Arrest made

Son arrested

Both murder victims

Victims identified

2 bodies found     

4 years

TORONTO - Taxi driver Adib Ibrahim was sentenced to 4 years in prison in connection with the 2012 death of longboarder Ralph Bissonnette.   (CBC)   MORE:   Prison for road rage death   Convicted of manslaughter   Taxi driver guilty   Taxi driver charged in skateboarder's death   Cabbie guilty   Cab driver on trial  

Charged

CALGARY - Dec 5, 2005 an EMS crew transported 2-year-old Blake Harvey from the home to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries 3 days later. Ryan John Podhorodecki, 32, of Kelowna, the live-in boyfriend of Blake Harvey's mother at the time of the death, was arrested.  (CTV)   MORE:   Cold case charge   Manslaughter charge  

Woman charged

PIAPOT FIRST NATION - RCMP received a report that a man had been stabbed at a home on the reserve.  He has been identified as Justin Crowe, 27, of the Piapot First Nation.  Tia Justice Pinacie-Littlechief, 20, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV) 

Trucks of interest 

BRAMPTON - Investigators believe that Hardeep Singh Pahra, 30, was run over by the rear wheels of a transport truck after falling off his bike.   (Brampton Guardian)   PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run   Driver sought   Cyclist struck   Cyclist identified     

15-year-old charged

REGINA - A 15-year-old has been charged with second-degree murder in the Oct 22 death of Matthew Wells, 48.     (CBC)   MORE:   Charged    15-year-old charged   Identified   Police name victim   Victim identified   Death a homicide 

Trucker charged

WHITBY - Mohinder Singh Saini, a 73-year-old trucker has been charged in connection with a deadly 21-vehicle crash in Whitby that left 4 dead last month.   (Toronto Star) 

Charged

KITCHENER - Police allege that Eric Amaral, 29, is responsible for the death of Michael Gibbon, 60, who was found by authorities with an arrow in his chest outside a home on Margaret Ave at about 7am on Oct. 5.  (CTV)  MORE:   Man charged    Man accused of shooting cop charged in arrow murder   Person of interest in arrow death   Identified   Arrow death   Waterloo Regional Police   Officer shot  

3 suspects

SAN FRANCISCO - The 3 drifters accused of fatally shooting Marin County hiker Steve Carter also killed Audrey Carey, 23, of Quebec. Morrison Haze Lampley, 23, Sean Michael Angold, 24, and Lila Scott Alligood, 18, are in custody.  (San Francisco Chronicle)   MORE:   Plea deal   Murdered at random   Scary 'tweakers'   Canadian found dead   Woman found dead   Canadian tourist killed    

Warrant issued

MONTREAL - Domenico Iacono went missing from his Laval home on Oct. 25, 2015, and his car was found a few days later.  Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Andre Michel Boyer, 56.  (CTV)   MORE:   Suspect turns himself in   Victim had a debt    Body found in trunk  

Arrested 

SEXSMITH - Investigators had been searching for Jordan Joseph Wendland when police were called to The Alamo bar at the Sexsmith Hotel shortly after 1am.  4 men had been stabbed there. 1 died from his injuries and 3 were taken to hospital.  (CBC)  MORE:    Stabbing spree   Wanted

Guilty plea

LONDON, ON - Jared DeJong, 25, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death.  Andrea Christidis, 18, died 3 days after she was struck by his car.   (CBC) MORE:   Man pleads guilty   Identified   Student dies   Driver charged  

Victim ID'd

TORONTO - Police have identified Victor Oliveira, 25, as the victim of a shooting outside of the Lone Star Texas Grill restaurant.   (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Victim identified     1 dead, 1 injured  

Nameless

LAVAL - A 17-year-old boy turned himself in connection with the stabbing death of a 16-year-old.  Witnesses spotted several people fighting in the parking lot of the gas station at 2131 Des Laurentides Blvd.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Police speaking to witness      

Impaired charge

EDMONTON - Police say Clarence Hekungua, 25, failed to stop at a stop sign at Manning Drive before rolling in a nearby field.  2 days after the Oct 10th rollover, a 25-year-old man died in hospital.   (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged   

Son accused

MISSISSAUGA - Vaishali Patel, 41, was rushed to the hospital in critical condition and later died.  The woman's son, Kunal Bhavan, has been charged.  (Toronto Star)    MORE:   Accused of murdering mother    Woman dead     Son charged    

Woman charged

MARKHAM - Gowry Somasekarampillai, 39, has been charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death after a 4-year-old girl was struck by a vehicle.   (CBC)   MORE:   Driver charged  

Protection order dismissed

WINNIPEG - Selena Rose Keeper, 20, was was found badly injured outside a home on Flora Ave. Keeper died in hospital.  Police have charged Ray William Everett, 20, with second-degree murder.  (CBC)    MORE:   Victim dies   Victim denied protection order   Charges

Arrest

ST JOHN'S - Larry Wellman, 63, was shot and killed during a robbery at the Captain's Quarters Hotel.  Brandon Phillips, 27, is facing charges of homicide and armed robbery.  (VOCM)   MORE:   Arrest   Customer killed   Manhunt for suspect   Shot in front of wife    

Charged

NORTH SYDNEY - Cody Alexander Russell, 21, is accused of stabbing Stephen Tyler Chisholm, 25.  (CTV)    MORE:   Identified    Man dies 

Homicide

KINGSTON - Police are looking for suspects after Mark Ian Seymour, 36, was stabbed to death.   (CBC)   MORE:   Police investigate   Homicide  

Murder-suicide

FORT SASKATCHEWAN - Paul Jacob, 54, and Colleen Sillito, 46, were found dead outside a Alderson Close home Friday morning.  (Global)   MORE:   Boyfriend speaks out    Shooting domestic violence    Man was ex-fiance

Found guilty

SYDNEY - The teen shoved Christopher Chafe down an embankment outside Sydney Academy in Cape Breton Feb 11.  (CP)   MORE:   Probation   Teen found guilty   Teen who pushed victim charged  Youth guilty  Student killed

Stabbing

BURLINGTON -  Officers found Wesley Nagel, 62, suffering from serious injuries after being stabbed.  The victim's son, Nigel Robert Nagel, 32, was taken into custody at the scene.  (CTV)    MORE:   Stabbing   Suspect in custody      

4 charged

SASKATOON - 4 men have now been arrested after Corey Favel, 25 was shot to death in Oct.   Police believe that Favel and 4 other men were committing a home invasion when the resident of the home shot him.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Victim identified   Homicide   

2nd man charged

CALGARY - Police were called for a check on welfare and found Jonathan Joe Schmeikal dead in the street when they arrived.  Jerry Cody Goodeagle, 25, Dyson White, 37, are charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Charged   Police to lay more charges   Charges laid  Identified    

Charge laid

MISSISSAUGA - Police located a deceased man identified as Ronald William Escott, 59.  Jason Hamlyn, 37, is charged with second-degree murder.  (CP24)   MORE:   Man charged after police find body   Body found in abandoned home     

Woman charged

GRANDMOTHER'S BAY - A woman was found dead inside a home on Grandmother's Bay First Nation.  RCMP charged Josephine Roberts, 37, with second degree murder.    (CBC)   MORE:   Charge laid   Facing charge  

Body found

MISSION - The body of David Urquhart, 26, was discovered on Oct. 8 in a remote area near a logging road.  He was reported missing on Aug 31. (CBC)   MORE:   Police ask for help    Police looking for info 

Charge

BONESVILLE - The RCMP has charged Murray Cardinal, age 36, after police found a 63 year-old man deceased in his own home in Bonesville.   (RCMP) 

Charged

OTTAWA - Blake Dooley, 53, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Christine MacNeil in Gatineau.   (CBC)  MORE:   Arrest    Charged   Police arrest man   Identified   Person shot at hotel   Homicide

Both murder victims

CALGARY - Selamawit Alem, 54, and Julie Tran, 25, were stabbed to death in a home in the 200-block of Coventry Close NE.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Victims identified   2 deaths   2 bodies found

Hit-and-run arrest

THUNDER BAY - Anthony Paul Marino, 41, was arrested shortly after leaving the scene of the collision with the pedestrian.  The victim Stacey Allan Kejick, 20, died of his injuries.  (CBC)     MORE:   Driver charged

Hope turns to heartbreak

BLAIRMORE - RCMP called off their AMBER Alert Tuesday evening, one day after 2-year-old Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette was abducted and her father Terry Blanchette, 27, was found dead at their Blairmore home.  Derek Saretsky, 22, has been charged with 2 counts of murder and committing an indignity to a body.  (CTV)   MORE:  Charged   Man charged   Man charged   Suspect in hospital after suicide attempt  Amber alert    

Another murder charge

CROWSNEST PASS - Derek Saretzky is charged in the death of Hanna Meketech, 69, whose body was found in her Coleman, AB, home.  The death occurred 5 days before the body of Terry Blanchette was found in his home in nearby Blairmore.  His daughter, Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette, body was found in a rural area 2 days later.  (CP)   MORE:   Suspect charged with another murder    Charged  Possible connection   Photo released   Identified   Woman murdered

Impaired

VAUGHAN - The woman who was killed has been identified by police as Arti Vyas, 60, from Mississauga.  Jonathan Ian Brown, 25, faces charges.   (CTV)   MORE:   1 dead   Man charged 

Suspect arrested

CALGARY - Isaiah Riel Rider, 18, was wanted for second-degree murder of Christa Cachene, 26.  (CTV)  MORE:   Arrested   Mounties find wanted man   Wanted in custody  Victim was pregnant 

Homicide

PICKERING - Claren Troy Middleton, 25, was found in a field by a passerby.   Police said Middleton died of a gunshot wound.  (CTV)   MORE:   Identified 

Identified

CALGARY - Officers found Frank Burton, 56, critically injured from multiple stab wounds.  (Sun Media)    MORE:   Victim identified    Homicide  

30 months

WINNIPEG - David Delisle, 52, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death  in a crash on Sept 9, 2012 that killed  Samantha Schlichting, 21.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Guilty plea   Woman killed

Warrants issued

CALGARY - The victim has been identified as Christopher Stephen Tooley, 33.  Warrants were issued for Rory Martin Stevens, 42.  (CTV)   MORE:   Death deemed a homicide   Suspect arrested   Identified   Victim ID'd   Man found dead identified    

4 years

PRINCE ALBERT - Jeremiah Jobb pleaded guilty in May to 2 counts of impaired driving causing death for his role in the July 2013 crash that killed Taylor Litwin, 21, and Brandi Lapine, 17.  (CTV)   MORE:   4 year sentence   4 years    Guilty plea   Baby delivered before victim died   

Fatal arson

VULCAN - CMP say a fatal house fire on Monday was deliberately set by one of the people who died in it.  The victims have been identified as Robert Farrow, 47, and Karen Currie, 56.  Farrow was Currie's common-law partner.  (CBC)   MORE:   House fire deliberately set    Person responsible died in the blaze   

Domestic stabbing

EDMONTON - Jennifer Otway, 42, was taken to hospital, but later died from her injuries.  Her husband, Jason Andrew Otway, 38, will appear in court.  (CTV)   MORE:   Identified   Suspect, victim named   Man charged    

Father pleads guilty

PRINCE ALBERT - Larry McDougald has pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder of his son, Terry McDougald, 45.   (Global)  MORE:   Guilty plea   8 years sentence     Man charged with murder of son 

Victim had ties

CALGARY - A man who found dead has been identified as Joel Gary Geddes, 31.   (CBC)   MORE:   Violent past   Convicted killer found dead   Homicide victim   Winnipeg gang ties   

Man charged

SHERWOOD PARK - Melanie Susan Hunter, 55, was found dead in her home.  Police have charged her estranged husband Brian Ralph Beglau, 58.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Woman found dead 

2 arrested

AIRDRIE - Mohammed Saqib, body was found in a burned-out vehicle.  Theo Wheyee, 20, and Julius Wheyee, 28, were charged.  Saad Mohamed Osman, 29. a third man is wanted in connection with Saqib's death.     (CBC)  

Arrests made

RCMP looking for 3rd man

Body found

Man was murdered     

Charged

MONTREAL - A man and a woman appeared in court to face charges in connection with a fatal stabbing that took place in Viger Square Sept 27.  Paul Evans Gordon Gray, 36, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder and armed assault.  Tamara Chandler, 35, faces a charge of being an accessory after the fact.   (CBC)   MORE:   Charged    

Charged  

LAVAL - Francis Jutras, 34, has been charged after allegedly using a hammer in a series of random attacks.  Francois Xavier Theberge, 19,  was found dead on 20th Ave.  A 41-year-old woman and a 61-year-old man were also injured in the same rampage.   (CBC)  MORE:   Charges in hammer attacks   Suspect has legal and psychiatric history   Suspect tasered   1 dead, 2 injured  

Identified

LETHBRIDGE - Police found the body of Matthew James Flitton, 29.  Randall William Enright, 29, has been charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)    MORE:   Friends mourn   Charges pending   Arrested    

Charged

BLACKSTOCK - Officers found Rita Prendergast, 57, without vital signs and suffering from numerous stab wounds.  Thomas Prendergast, 25, has been charged.  (CP)    MORE:   Mother killed, son charged  

Homicide

LETHBRIDGE - Mounties have ruled the death of Victoria Crow Shoe, 43, to be a homicide.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Homicide investigation   RCMP investigating  

Identified

OTTAWA - Issaiah Clachar, 17, died after he was stabbed.  Keanu Croteau, 18, and Mohamad Hamade, 25, are charged.  (CBC)   MORE:  2 men charged      

Wanted on impaired driving

SUNDRE - Perry Vollmer, 57, and Brian Schrader, 65, who had been in the rear of the vehicle, were pronounced dead at the scene.  RCMP released an arrest warrant for Jennifer Black, 37, the driver of the vehicle.  (CTV)   MORE:   Wanted turns herself in     

Charged 

CALGARY - Investigators believe drugs may have played a role in the victim’s death, identified as Christian Jovanovic, 41.  Martin Allan Rangers, 35, faces a count of second-degree murder.  (Sun Media)  MORE:     Police looking for stolen car   Man charged 

Assault victim dies

BRADFORD WEST GWILLIMBURY - James McCallen, 56, assaulted on the driveway of a home along Centre Street, has died from his injuries in hospital.  5 people were arrested.  A sixth suspect turned himself in to police.   (Simcoe)   PREVIOUS:   Assault victim dies   5 arrested for assault             

2 charged

CHESTERMERE - In May of 2007, Pirtpal Singh Jhajj, 24, was fatally shot when gunfire was exchanged between 2 groups of males in moving vehicles.  Sanjit Ranhu, 30, and Amaritpal Singh, 29, faces charges.  (CTV)     MORE:   2 men charged   Cold case charges   Victim made a fatal choice  

Man charged

CALGARY - Police announced Terry Wingert, 46. had been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the 2013 murder of Anthony Fernandez.  (Global)   PREVIOUS:   2 arrested    2 arrested   Identified    Victim identified 

Identified

TORONTO - Clinton Elliot Yow Foo was among a dozen suspects who were swept up 6 years ago by Durham Regional Police during a drug probe dubbed Project Isis.  (Sun Media)    MORE:   Shooting   Man found dead   1 hitman?   To kill a ghost     Sniper rifle recovered

Charge

TABER - Stacey Charles Wahpistikwan, 38, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Silas Lorne Kiseyinewakup, 36.   (Alberta Voice)  PREVIOUS:   Body found   Suspect arrested  

Not guilty

HIGH LEVEL - During the trial, the teenager took the stand in his own defence.  In a halting soft voice, the 15-year-old recalled the years of abuse from his father.  (CBC)  MORE:   What happens to him now?  

Charged

PICKERING - Anea Satar, 46, was charged with the murder of John Murray, 80, whose body was discovered at a house on Memory Lane Sept 1.  (Durham Region.com)   MORE:   Arrest   Murdered   Murder of senior   Suspicious death     Police investigating    

Cops cast wide net  

LONDON, ON - An autopsy concluded Steven Patrick Sinclair, 49, died of a gunshot wound.  Sinclair was a member of the Gate Keepers, a Hells Angels' support club that opened a London chapter in 2013. (Sun Media)    PREVIOUS:   Victim identified      

Verdicts

CALGARY - 3 people were accused in the fatal beating attack on John Herrera Garcia, 49, in 2012.  Chantelle Campbell, 30, and Jarod Henry, 25, were found guilty.  Garrett Smith, 29, was acquitted.   (CBC)  MORE:   2 convicted    Family launches lawsuit against EMS  

Assault

MISSISSAUGA - Officers found Madad Kenyi, 53, with life-threatening injuries.  Nathan Bell, 29, and Brian Nelson, 41, have both been charged with second-degree murder.  Police have issued an arrest warrant for Gary Hoffman, 48.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   2 charged   Man beaten to death  

Cold case charge

PORT ALBERNI - Kristy Morrey, 28, was discovered dead in her home on Aug. 20, 2006.  RCMP say Larry Darling, 51, was arrested.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charge laid   Ex-boyfriend charged   Kristy Leanne Morrey homicide  

Wanted

CALGARY - Police have identified the victim as Kallen Brianne Carothers, 23.  Investigators are looking for Osman Mohamed, 21, of Edmonton.  (CTV)   MORE:   Passenger identified    Shooting   

Son charged

OAKVILLE - Inside the house at 1243 Sheldon Ave police found Judith Wilson, 62.    Her son Ryan Porte, 39, is charged with second-degree murder.   (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Charge in death of mother  

Impaired charge

SWAN RIVER - RCMP say a 30-year-old Prince George resident who was riding the bike died in hospital.  Jackson Dewey Lund, 23, is facing two charges that include impaired driving causing death.  (CP) 

Cold case charge

WINNIPEG - A suspect faces a murder charge in connection with the 1985 killing of Michael Kalanza.  RCMP arrested Lee Norman Pischke, 50.   (CTV)   MORE:   Arrest made   Charges laid

Identified

TORONTO - Fernley Edmund, 30, the man who was stabbed, succumbed to his injuries.   Reg Spring, 31 turned himself in to police.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Stabbing

2nd man charged

TORONTO - Ayub Hirsi Ali, 20, is suspected of being linked to the deadly shooting at the Marriott Hotel on Bay St on Aug 9. The incident claimed the life of Kabil Abdulkhadir, 27.  Mohamud Abdiwali Dirie, 25, was also charged with first-degree murder in relation to the incident.   (CBC)   MORE:   2nd arrest   Charged   Warrant issued   Shooting   Downtown shooting   Man shot  

60 hour delay

REGINA - There was a 60-hour gap between the time Nadine Machiskinic was found fatally injured at the bottom of a laundry chute at Regina's Delta Hotel, and when police were called in to investigate.  (CBC)   MORE:   Author of her own misfortune   Family file lawsuit   Laundry chute death  

Arrest made 

TORONTO - Russell Sahadeo, 23, was in Noble Park with 2 friends when he was attacked by 2 men and stabbed just after 12:30am. Marcus Richard Lee, 21, is charged with second-degree murder.  Ton Quoc Hoang Ngo, 20, also known as Tommy Ngo, of Toronto, is still sought.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Man turns himself in      2nd man wanted   Stabbing   TPS homicide #36/2015   

Murder-suicide

MONCTON - Police were called to a home at 39 Purdy Ave shortly after 11am Tuesday.  They found the bodies of a 54-year-old Moncton man and a 40-year-old Petitcodiac woman inside the home.  They say the names of the deceased and the circumstances surrounding their deaths will not be released.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   2 bodies found   Domestic violence is not a private matter 

2 charged  

MONTREAL - Antoine Senecal, 22, and Sabrina Boucher, 21, are facing charges after the body of Alain Nadeau, 55, was found on Aug 24.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Declared a homicide  

Charged

UMIUJAQ - Police were called to a home around 8am Sept 21, where they found the body of Nellie Tookalook, 24.  Davidee (Qavik) Novalinga, 26, was charged.  (Nunatsiaq online) 

Cold case charge

CALGARY - The man who reported Ruth Degnadice Degayo missing on Jan. 8, 2006, Duane Arthur Redelback, 47, has been charged.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charged   Man charged 

Shooting linked to Mafia

MONTREAL - The man killed has been identified as Marco Claudio Campellone, 24.     (CBC)    MORE:   Victim identified   Man shot    Shooting    Changing of the guard

Disappearance declared murder

HALFIAX - Taylor Samson, 22, was last seen after he left his home to go for a walk.  Investigators have laid charges against William Michael Sandeson, 22. The victim's body has not been found.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Arrest   Murdered over drug rip 

Charged  

REGINA -  Investigators determined that the victim, Darian Denzel Moise, 16, was the victim of a homicide.  Police charged Lawrence Alvin 'Junior' Strongquill, 21, with second degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Charged    Homicide   Death was homicide   Identified    

Charged 

HALIFAX - Christopher Calvin Garnier, 27, was charged in the murder of Catherine Campbell, a Truro Police Service constable.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Murder charge laid   Charge laid  

Sentenced

KAMLOOPS - Neil Snelson has been sentenced once again, this time to 11 years in prison, for the manslaughter of Jennifer Cusworth in Oct 1993.   (CBC)    MORE:   Family decries sentence   Verdict 'garbage'   11 years 

Stabbed to death

EDMONTON - Nadine Skow, 38, body was discovered in an apartment located in the area of 106 Ave and 104 St just after 9am on Aug 25.  Silva Koshwal, 38, is charged.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Horrific crime scene     Gruesome    People ignored screams   Accused not deported      

Death a homicide

CALGARY - Police say the fatal dose of drugs that claimed the life of Jessica Hagan, 19, was administered by the mother of the deceased, Christine Hagan, who has since passed away. (Sun Media)  MORE:   Homicide   Identified    Investigation   Suspicious death   Suspicious death   

Son charged

SOUTH FRONTENAC - OPP found John Watts, 65, of Ajax, deceased.  Robert John Watts has been charged.   (Sun Media)   PREVIOUS:   Homicide    

Identified 

EDMONTON - Brandon Campbell, 21, died of a gunshot wound.  Dallas Edlund, 19, was charged.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man found dead    Shooting  

Victim identified 

TORONTO - Police are identifying the victim as Bevis Larmond, 56, of Toronto.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing 

Victim ID'd

TORONTO - Police identified the victim as Aiwernogheno Osawe, 34.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Police identify victim

Warrant issued

WINNIPEG - Darryl Arthur Abraham, 36, was stabbed just before 5am on Aug 22 at a residence on the 100-block of Donwood Dr.  Police announced a warrant for George Alan Guimond, 35.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Wanted suspect arrested    

Police seek witness

LACHUTE - The SQ is investigating the murder of Christian de Champlain, 44, and Gilles Pilon, 61. Police are looking for one man as a possible witness: Dominic Bertrand, 30, who lived with Pilon.  (CTV)   MORE:   Nephew sought   Double homicide   

4 years

IQALUIT - Colin Makpah has been sentenced to 4 years in prison for killing Donald James (DJ) Gamble in Rankin Inlet on Aug 14, 2010.  (CBC)   MORE:   Jail term    Stabbing in self-defense   2nd man charged    

Shooting 

MONTREAL - A man in his twenties was shot and killed while sitting in a car in Montreal North.  He has reportedly been identified as Donald Cesar of Riviere des Prairies.   (CTV)    MORE:   Victim identified  Shooting    Shooting   

Charged

KINGSTON - The Jamaica Constabulary Force has charged Omar James, 19, in the murder of Ricardo Williams, 14.   (CP)   MORE:   Man charged   Cousin charged 

Identified

CALGARY - Police said family had identified the victim as 42-year-old Hui Xu, also known as Phillip Tu.  MORE:   Victim convicted in ecstasy bust    Ties    

10 years

NEWMARKET - Drunk driver Marco Muzzo pleaded guilty to 4 counts of impaired driving causing the deaths of Neville-Lake children Daniel, 9, Harrison, 5, and Milly, 2, plus their grandfather Gary Neville, 65, and 2 counts of impaired driving causing bodily harm against Neville's wife Neriza, 64, and her mother, Josefina Frias, 91.  (Sun Media)   10 year sentence  

Guilty plea

Pleads guilty  

Guilty plea

Top defense lawyer

Brian Greenspan

Vehicle caught fire in police custody

Neville-Lake Family fund

3 brothers, grandfather killed

3 children, 1 man killed

History of provincial offences

Twice the speed limit 

Triple homicide 

WILNO - Basil Borutski, 57, is expected to face charges that he allegedly killed 3 women he knew.  The body of Anastasia Kuzyk, was the first to be found by police.   While police were investigating Kuzyk's death, they received information that led them to a second location.  They found the body of Nathalie Warmerdam.  At 11:10am, police found the body of a third victim (Carol Culleton, 66).   (CBC)  

3 women dead

Victims identified

Court orders against ex-boyfriend

Kuzyk

Warmerdam

Culleton

Charges laid

MOUNT CURRIE - RCMP arrested Samuel Alec, 43, on Aug 14.  He has been charged with 3 counts of impaired driving causing death+.  On May 31, RCMP say a car hit 3 cyclists on Highway 99 north of Pemberton around noon, killing Ross Chafe, 52, and Kelly Blunden, 53.  A passenger in the car, Paul Pierre Jr., 52, also died at the scene.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charged    3 killed   Identified    Cyclists mourned 

Warrant issued

BROOKS - Mohamed Jama Abdi, 44, was last heard from on July 14.  Police say that Abdi's remains have not been located but they have issued a Canada-wide warrant for the arrest of Ali Abdullahi Awale, 40, of Brooks, for second-degree murder.  Investigators believe Awale left Brooks on a bus on July 16 and boarded a plane in Toronto on July 23 bound for Somalia.  (CTV)  MORE:   Canada wide warrant    

Charged

SASKATOON - Keith Napope, 29, has been charged in the death of Johnathon Keenatch-Lafond, 35, on Nov. 17, 2014.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charged in stabbing death   Charged laid   Charged   Victim identified   Police looking for leads   

Arrested

MONTREAL - Raynald Letourneau, 46, appeared in court for the murder of girlfriend Charlie Cecilia Garcia Larez.    (Global) MORE:   Charged    Suspect arrested  Sought   Woman's body discovered 

Woman charged

MONTREAL - Ex-girlfriend Maria-Christina Umana, 20, was charged with causing the death of Jean Housley St-Jean, 21.  (CTV)  MORE:   Charged in hit-and-run 

Charged

LETHBRIDGE - Good Dagger, 47, passed away in hospital.  Officers arrested James Gregory Gurney, 38.  (CTV)   MORE:   Beaten man dies   Charge laid   Victim identified   Murdered 

Semi-driver charged

CARROT RIVER - Normand Mark Joseph Lavoie, 38, from Winnipeg, is charged with 3 counts of criminal negligence causing death and one count of criminal negligence causing bodily harm.  The 3 people in the car - Carter Stevenson, 17, Kristian Skalicky, 15, and Justin Gaja, 14, - were pronounced dead at the scene.  (CTV)  

Homicide investigating   

CALGARY - Eneas Emilio Perdomo, 5, was brought to Alberta Children’s Hospital on July 11 suffering injuries.   The child abuse unit began an investigation and the homicide unit took over when Perdomo died July 17.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Family being questioned   Death deemed suspicious   Boy just arrived in Canada

Man found dead

PRINCE GEORGE - The body of Ian Matthew Begg, 35, was found Sunday morning. (Prince George Citizen)   MORE:   Suspicious death   Homicide 

Impaired charge

CALGARY - William Edward Grimm, 66, has been charged with impaired driving causing death.  (CTV)  MORE:   Pedestrian killed   Driver charged 

Identified  

EDMONTON - The remains of Lan (Lana) Cam Kasjaniuk, 51, were found in a yard near 108 St and 108 Ave NW.  CBC)   MORE:   Suspicious death   Suspicious death      

Charged

CALGARY - Police identify the victim as Chelsea Serpentini-Harty, 24.  Jonathan Edward Martin, 26, is charged with first-degree murder.   (CFFR)  MORE:   Man charged   Man charged   Identified   

Charged 

REGINA - Rockwell Robert Ewenin, 30, is charge in the death of his cousin, Jonathon Michael Ewenin, 34.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged   Charged    Murder charge 

Suspicious death

TORONTO - Mimi Luong, 30, died after plunging from the sixth floor of her 1 De Boers Dr condo building and suffering serious injuries.  (CBC)  MORE:   Funds raised    Woman remembered

Identified

MISSISSAUGA - Police have identified the victim as William Marcel Maassen, 36, of Mississauga.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Man found slain   Police release photo  Man found dead     

Charges 

CALGARY - The victim has been identified as David Quach, 27.  Police charged Said Raed Abdulbaki, 20, with second degree murder.  (CTV)    MORE:   Identified    

Charged

QUEBEC CITY - Chantal Demers, 46, was missing for 10 days in May before police found her body in a wooded area in the Portneuf region.  Demers' partner, Victor Poirier, 47, was charged with first-degree murder.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Body of woman found   Disappearance 

Son charged

BRAMPTON - Galina Alexander, 44, was killed inside her Kennedy Rd S home.  The victim's son, Hassan Salifu, 23, has been charged with second degree murder.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Jiu-Jitsu champ accused   Woman's body found   

Foul play suspected

PENELAKUT ISLAND - Delores Brown was last seen on the Penelakut Island on July 27, 2015.  (RCMP)   MORE:   Remains are those of woman     

Charged

VAL-D'AMOUR - Steve Levesque, 33, is accused of shooting and killing Denis Lablanc, 48 on Aug 12.  (CBC)   MORE:   Arrest  

Husband smothered wife

HAMILTON - Autopsies performed on a couple who were found dead have revealed that Lori Constable, 55, died from being smothered.  Her husband, Wayne Constable, who was also found dead in the home on Riley St in Waterdown.  (CBC)    MORE:   Murder-suicide    Possible murder-suicide  

2 teens charged

TORONTO - 2 teens have been charged in last month's shooting death of Lecent Ross, 14, of Toronto.  A 13-year-old boy is charged wtih manslaughter+.  An 18-year-old man is charged with criminal negligence causing death+.   (CBC)   MORE:   2 arrested    Not forgotten   Shooting   Girl shot     

Believed to be homicide victim

TORONTO - Police said Shawn Kapadia, 22, of Mississauga, was likely killed on July 5 at Unit 118 of a townhouse complex at 7 Foundry Ave.  (CBC) MORE:   Missing may be entombed in concrete    Homicide victim   Believed to be murdered    Police look for evidence    Missing previously arrested on drug charges     

Charges stayed

ROSTHERN - Dennis Henry Hahn was charged with first-degree murder and unlawful confinement for the 1985 murder of Frances Wendland in Rosthern.  Prosecutors stayed the charges saying they did not feel there was a reasonable likelihood of conviction in the case.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Cold case   Wendland v Wendland estate 

Identified

TORONTO - Shaka Reid, 36, has been identified as the man shot and killed in the shooting near the intersection of Dundas & Sherbourne streets.   (CBC)   MORE:   Shooting   Targeted     Shooting

Potential witnesses

WINNIPEG - The WPS wants the public's help in identifying 3 people in the area where Thelma Krull was last seen on July 11.   (CTV)     MORE:   Suspicious case   Police grasping at straws   Pond searches  

Stabbing

MISSISSAUGA -  Police say they received a 911 call at about 1:30am regarding a man who had stopped breathing at a building on Roche Ct.  Officers arrived and found Wayne Croft, 49, without vital signs.  Charles Croft, 46, was arrested at the scene and charged with second-degree murder.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charged   Stabbed   Half-brother arrested  

Remains ID'd 

WHISTLER - The human remains found at a Jane Lakes Rd gravel pit just outside Whistler June 17 belong to ake Brian Kermond, 19, who was visiting from Australia.  Investigators said they still haven't confirmed Kermond met with foul play, but his death is suspicious.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Human remains found   Decomposing human remains found 

Man faces charges

HALIFAX - Cecil Boutilier, 33, appeared in provincial court on charges of dangerous driving causing death and failure to stop at the scene of an accident. (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  MORE:   Crash involving stolen van kills man  

12 years

MONTREAL - Timothy Rapley, 60, murdered Marilyn Chalout, 65, on Mother's Day in 2011. Chalout was about to leave her husband when she was killed.  Rapley tried to take his own life after he strangled his wife.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Guilty 

4 charged 

CALMAR - Mackenzie Leah Harris remains were discovered by a resident Aug. 3 in a forested area close to homes near Calmar.  Kyle Scott, 29, Dylan Bakke, 21, and Christopher Stein, 39, have been charged.  Police said a fourth person charged was under age 18 at the time.  (Sun Media)

4 arrested

4 charged

4 facing charges

Identified

Remains identified

Woman's body ID'd 

5 years

SAINT JOHN - Jesse Edward Reynolds, 20, has been sentenced to 5 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the death of Jessica Ann Miller, 20.  (CTV)   MORE:   Sentenced   Guilty plea  Pleads guilty   Charged   Woman found    Body found   

Shooting

HAMILTON - Police were called to an area near MacNab St N and Simcoe St W around 8:30pm after gunshots rang out.  Shariek Douse, 18, was pronounced dead at the scene.  (CBC)   MORE:   Victim also shot last year 

13-month old dies

NIAGARA - 13-month old Kody Smart died hours after suffering head injuries in his grandfather’s home. Kody was placed in that home just months before by family and children’s services, even though Biran Matthews, his grandfather had been convicted of child abuse.  (CHCH)   MORE:   Abusive grandfather

Identified

ENFIELD - Joseph James Greene, 55, was arrested after police carried out a search warrant at an apartment in Kentville on Thursday.  Police say Patrick Ernest Deagle, 47, of Bedford died of a gunshot wound.  (CTV)   MORE:   Suspect charged   Victim and accused knew each other    

Police seek witnesses

WELLAND - Police say that Richard Doucet, 49, from Welland was critically injured in an incident at the Golden Brothers Bar Saturday night around 2am.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Police seek witnesses   

Facing murder charges 

MONTREAL - Pierre Keyshell Deranks, Jean-Francois Felix, 30, Stanley Casimir, 23, and Marc-Evans Jeantihomme, 23, were charged.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Suspect turns self in   New suspect   Trying to ID suspect   

Arrested

COURTENAY - Shane Stanford, 41, is now facing a second degree murder charge.   John Burns, 23, of Courtenay was  taken to Hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after.   (Alberni Valley Times)   PREVIOUS:   Arrest

Charged

SOUTH INDIAN LAKE - Mark Dumas, 28, body was found close to the South Indian Lake, a day after he was reported missing.  Vernon Robert Baker, 18, is charged with manslaughter.  (Thompson Citizen)   MORE:   Arrest   Charged    

16 years

TORONTO - Andrew 'Burnz' Burnett, 27, was convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison with no parole for 16 years.  In September 2012, Burnett shot and killed Cory Campbell in a twisted love triangle tragedy.  (Sun Media)   PREVIOUS:   2nd arrest  Arrest

Sister charged

TORONTO - Police allege that Hoa Hong Nguyen, 52, stabbed her older sister multiple times in the torso on the first floor of a home at Old Weston Rd. Police say they have identified the victim, who was purportedly visiting from Vietnam.   (CTV)    MORE:   Stabbing    

Pair facing charges

VAUGHAN - Police have arrested Tevon Squire, 20, and Malcolm Ellis, 19, in connection with the beating death of Fernando Anibal Acosta, 38.   (Vaughan Citizen)   MORE:   Charges laid   Police charge 2    Funeral   Victim ID'd   Body found

Charged

MCLEAN - RCMP have charged John Robert Strang, 48, with first degree murder of Lisa Strang, 47.   (CTV)   MORE:   Victim identified   Victim remembered by Premier   Homicide 

Charges

YELLOWKNIFE - Dylan Blaze Charpentier, 19, has been charged with impaired driving causing death+, in connection with an incident August 30, 2014 that claimed the life of his cousin Luke Charpentier, then 21, of Yellowknife.  (CBC)    

Body of missing woman found

MONTREAL - Cheryl Bau Tremblay, 28, who was 5 months pregnant at the time of her death, had not been seen for 5 days.   Tremblay's boyfriend was taken in for questioning.   (CTV)   MORE:   Boyfriend arrested   Gendron to be charged 

Identified

CARROT RIVER - Ernest McKay, 20, and a 16-year-old boy were arrested in relation to the death of Dion Head, 42.  Head's body was discovered by Carrot River RCMP on the Red Earth First Nation on July 25.  (CBC)   MORE:   Murder victim   2 arrested   Investigation 

Arrested

SAO PAULO - Brazilian police have arrested a man in the 2013 death of Canadian businessman Dean Tiessen, who was shot and killed while in Brazil in an attempted carjacking in December 2013.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Canadian shot   Botched car-jacking    

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