Saturday, April 20, 2019

Suspected Newman cop killer arrested in Bakersfield

The suspect wanted in the fatal shooting of a small-town police officer in Stanislaus County that prompted a statewide manhunt was arrested early Friday in Bakersfield, officials said. (SF Gate)
  • Manhunt on for accused cop killer
  • Suspect named in hotel homicide after police mistakenly release murder report

    OTTAWA - The girlfriend of a man fatally stabbed in the middle of a Vanier street in April 2017 is now wanted for first-degree murder in an unrelated homicide: the Saturday night hotel beating death of an Ottawa man. (National Post)

    Christmas night shooting in North Vancouver leaves a man dead

    NORTH VANCOUVER - Rock Habib-Joumaa, a 25-year-old North Vancouver man, was shot and killed Dec. 25 in a parkade on the 600 block of Seylynn Crescent, just off Highway 1 near Fern Street, say homicide investigators. (Vancouver Sun)

    Deputies investigate double homicide of Canadian Couple in Pompano Beach

    POMPANO BEACH - The Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double homicide after a Canadian couple was discovered dead inside their mobile home in Pompano Beach on Friday. Deputies said the bodies of Marc Gagne, 80, and Rita Gagne, 78, were discovered by a neighbor in the 700 block of Birdie Lane in Pompano Beach. The neighbor became concerned after not seeing the couple for a few days, and after nobody answered knocks on the door, entered the house to find both bodies on the floor. (

    Man stopped for no bicycle helmet wanted for Toronto murder

    NANAIMO - The RCMP say a man wanted for murder in Toronto was arrested Friday in British Columbia after being stopped for riding a bicycle without a helmet in Nanaimo.(Toronto Sun)

    Victim of daylight Surrey shooting identified

    SURREY - The victim of a shooting in Surrey has been identified as 41-year-old Ranjeev Sangha. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) says Sangha is believed to have been targeted and was pronounced dead at the scene. (Global News)

    Mafia-tied developer, Tony Magi, shot dead in Montreal

    MONTREAL - To many police investigators familiar with the conflicts Tony Magi was involved in over the course of many years, what happened in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce on Thursday was inevitable. (Montreal Gazette)
  • Montreal man with ties to the Mafia killed in shooting
  • Border patrol agent arrested, accused of killing four women, kidnapping a fifth

    LAREDO, TX - Juan David Ortiz, an intel supervisor for the Border Patrol, was found about  2 a.m. when state troopers tracked him to a hotel parking lot in the border city of Laredo, Texas. He was found hiding in a truck. (Fox News)

    Man found dead in Pickering forest murdered

    A woman walking her dog was shocked to discover the remains of a young man in a wooded area of north Pickering on Friday morning. (Toronto Sun)

    Athlete shot, killed by sex offender after breakup

    SALT LAKE CITY - A sex offender who killed a University of Utah student he briefly dated once said at a parole hearing that he was a womanizer who manipulated women to get what he wanted. (Toronto Sun)