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Son charged

OSHAWA - Officers discovered Walter Sollows, 76, unconscious and not breathing.  The man's son, Clyde Sollows, 53, has been charged with first-degree murder.  (CTV)    MORE:   Homicide   Stabbing 

Identified

TORONTO - The victim in the stabbing has been identified as Jamie Foster, 27.  Curtis Gordon Dawkins, 25, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Man charged in stabbing 

Killed in home invasion 

BOQUETE - A retired man from Port Alberni was shot and killed in a home invasion on July 18.  Joe Potrebenko, 53, grew up in Port Alberni and retired to Panama 5 years ago.  (CTV)  MORE:   Tragedy at River Ranch    Canadian killed in home invasion  

Hit-and-run

CALGARY - Farida Abdurahman, 33, was crossing Centre St N. at 43 Ave in a marked crosswalk when a silver Buick Regal hit her.  Police charged Robert Mark Varley, 58, with hit and run causing death.  (CTV)   MORE:   Hit-and-run   Notorious crosswalk    Woman killed

Charged

DAKOTA PLAINS FN - RCMP responded to a residence on the Dakota Plains First Nation around 4:00am on July 16 and found a 55-year-old man dead.  Megan Rae Johnson, 32, has been charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)  

Charged

OTTAWA - Gino Langevin, 45, has been charged in connection with the stabbing death of his long-term partner, Gail Fawcett, 54, on Anna Ave.   (CTV)  MORE:   Charged   Stabbing     Son grieves 

Reportedly arrested

VANCOUVER - A Peruvian newspaper is reporting that Norman Gilbert Riel, 42, has been arrested.  Riel was serving an indeterminate sentence after being convicted of the second-degree murder of Patrick Pugh.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Hunt on for fugitive     

Charged   

WINNIPEG - Firefighters and police responded on July 20 to a blaze at 676 Pritchard Ave.  The body of Justin Harvey Chezick, 42, was found after the fire was extinguished.  On July 27, Romeo Ryle turned himself in.  (CTV)    MORE:  Turns himself in   Charges laid

Suspect arrested

VAUGHAN - York Regional Police arrested the prime suspect in the deadly Moka cafe shooting in a 'high-risk' takedown on busy Highway 400 near Barrie.  Police said Jason Hay, 27, has been arrested and charged with 2 counts of first-degree murder and 2 counts of attempted murder in connection with the June 24 shooting.   (CBC)

Wanted

Parolee with history of violence

Already a convicted killer

Backroom gaming operation

Suspect

Victims ID'd

Suspect's photos released

Police ID victims

2 dead  

Victims identified

TORONTO - Duvel Hibbert, 23, from Brampton, was killed at the Muzik nightclub after a shooting on the club's patio. Ariela Navarro-Fenoy, a 26-year-old woman from Toronto, was found at a second scene close to the Dufferin Gates, NW of the nightclub.  (Globe & Mail) 

Victims ID'd

Female Drake fan an innocent victim

Male victim was under house arrest

Money raised for cost of funerals

Cabbies left woman in line of fire

No security cameras, only paid police

Nightclub shooting

2 sought

3 arrested

BRAMPTON - Joshua Hilario, 25, was taken to hospital where he later died.  Police arrested Dave Ramlogan, 22, Hakeem Ottley, 20, and Manpreet Singh, 22, on first-degree murder charges.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   3 arrested    Double stabbing arrests   Identified   Brothers stabbed   3 sought   Double stabbing     

Murder-suicide

SAINT JOHN - Officers responded to a home on Red Head Road around 4pm Monday where a 51-year-old man and a 50-year-old woman were found dead.  A funeral service for Cathryn Bawn will be held.   (Saint Johner)   MORE:   Murder-suicide   2 dead   2 shot   Shooting incident   Domestic violence is not a private matter 

Charged

GRAND FALLS - Rock LaForest, 21, was arrested in connection with the death of Murielle LaForest, 53, and injuries to Jacques LaForest, 57. (CBC)     MORE:   Sent for psychiatric assessment     

Remains identified

EDMONTON - The body of Dylan Cleet, 27, was discovered in a burned 2011 silver Dodge Journey.  MORE:   Body identified    Identified     Body found in burned vehicle  

SCC orders new trial

OTTAWA - The country's top court upheld an appeal court ruling that overturned the 2011 second-degree murder conviction of Jason Rodgerson in the death of Amber Young, 21, in Oshawa.  (CP)  JUDGMENT:   2015 SCC 38    New trial ordered   14 years for man who killed, buried mom 

Charged

CENTRAL WATERVILLE - Officers found 2 men suffering from what appeared to be stab wounds.  Both men were taken to hospital and the older man died overnight. He has been identified as Richard Foster, 68, of Bull Lake.  Andrew Merlin Schriver, 30, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV) 

Charged with another murder

VANCOUVER - Gloria Crystle Zerbinos, 30, is charged in connection with a homicide that took place at Alouette Correctional Centre for Women in Maple Ridge.  Police were called to the prison on Nov. 22, 2013, when April Peregooda, 51, was found unresponsive in her cell.  

 

Woman arrested in inmate death

Inmate death a homicide

Woman charged

Woman charged with killing mom

Lower Mainland Violent Deaths 2012

2 charged

TORONTO - Police have charged two 18-year-old men in connection with the stabbing death of Trey Theriault, 21.  Tyron Green and Saleh Osman, each face one count of second degree murder.  (CP24)  MORE:   Identified   Stabbing   Man dies   Stabbing 

Identified

CALGARY - A 17-year-old and a second suspect, Jessie Sky Copenace, 18, were charged with second degree murder.  The stabbing victim has been identified as Levi Marance, 18, of Red Deer.  (CTV)  MORE:   2nd person charged    2nd man charged     Charged   Stabbing 

Probation

GRAND MANAN - An 18-year-old woman was sentenced to 2-years probation in connection with a motor vehicle accident that killed Danielle Shaw Park, 17.   (CBC)   MORE:   2-years probation

Looking for clues

THUNDER BAY - On July 25, 2005, Alma Teravainen was found murdered in the variety store she ran on Cumberland St.  (CBC)  MORE:   10-years-later   Search for answers

Remains identified

EDMONTON - Human bones were located outside Innisfail on April 5. Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the bones belonged to Dwayne Demkiw, 42.  (Global)   MORE:   Remains those of missing man   Human remains identified

Identified

CALGARY - Steven Sharda, 20, of Calgary died as a result of gunshot wounds.  (Global)     MORE:   Police looking for connection    Victim ID'd    Shooting   Fatal shooting 

Arrested

HINCHINBROOKE - The SQ has confirmed they have arrested Samantha Higgins' fiance, Nicholas Fontanelli, 22, in connection with her death and dismemberment.   (CTV)   MORE:   Charged      Identified   Body found   Body found in bag

Victim identified

EDMONTON - EPS said Kathleen Emma Morton, 27, had been identified as the victim in the case, and the Medical Examiner had confirmed she died of a gunshot wound.  (CTV)   MORE:   Shooting victim identified   Woman shot   Victim ID'd   Believed to be drug related 

Turns himself in

LONDON, ON - Mohamed Ibrahim Sail, 24, is facing a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of Jeremy Cook, 18.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   2nd suspect   Suspect might have drowned   Deceased is suspect    Lost cellphone   Teen shot    

 Victim identified

CHARLOTTETOWN - The body of a woman found in PEI on Friday has been identified by family as Traci Lynch.   Joel Lawrence Clow, 46, of Pleasant Grove, was taken into custody.   (Halifax Chronicle Herald)   MORE:   Man in custody    Body found    

Charged

TORONTO - A Toronto man is charged with first-degree murder for allegedly sparking a rooming-house fire that killed Paul Ventura, 43, in May.  The deadly blaze inside of 1569 Dupont St began shortly after midnight on May 17.  John Jackman, 47, is charged.   (Sun Media) 

2 arrested
2 charged
Man, woman charged
Paul Ventura
Investigated as homicide
Fire deemed homicide
House fire claims life

Suspect dead

TORONTO - A 21-year-old man wanted for a double murder in the city's west end was killed during a shootout with cops.  Kwasi Skene-Peters was wanted for first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Abdiweli Abdullahi and Mohamed Abdiwal Dirie, both 26.  (Sun Media) 

Police shooting
Wanted man dead
Police shootings disingenuous
SIU investigating

Suspect surrenders

Man turns himself in
Wanted turns himself in
Victims ID'd
2 dead    

Dying man confesses

TORONTO - A 91-year-old Ontario man living in a long-term care home has reportedly confessed to murdering a prostitute in London, England, in 1946.  The man picked out a photo of Margaret Cook - a 26-year-old prostitute whose murder outside a Carnaby St. club on Nov. 10, 1946, has never been solved.  (Sun Media)    MORE:   Man confesses to 1946 killing   91-year-old confesses  

Vineland explosion

VINELAND - 2 people are dead, and 2 police officers injured, after 2 explosions and a fire at a home at 3137 Epp St in Vineland.  Eugene Schmidt lived in the house with his disabled wife, Anne, and his son Karl. Neighbours say they have seen Eugene, but they have not seen Anne and Karl.  (CHCH)  MORE:   2 officers injured   2 officers injured   2 dead   

Charged

LEECH - Jeremie Brideau 20, of Leech, is accused of assaulting Elden Basque, 48, leading to his death.    (CBC)     MORE:   Suspect in court   Man charged

Victim identified

CONKLIN - Tyler David McDermid, 20, was shot and at a residence in Conklin, according to the RCMP.  (Sun Media)   

Murder-suicide

MONTREAL - A man and a 10-month-old boy are dead in what police are calling a murder-suicide.  The two have been identified as Rafal Zembowicz and his son, Adam.  (CTV)   MORE:   Father, son found dead   Murder-suicide    

Charged

PORT ALBERNI - Autumn Desjarlais, 18, is charged with the second-degree murder of Carlene Jack, 19, after an altercation that was allegedly set off by a stolen sweater.  (CTV)   MORE:   Teen stabbed  

Mother and son charged

DARTMOUTH - The victim has been identified as Bradley Wayne Knoll, 59.  Michelle Florence Rhyno, 53, is facing charges of manslaughter and robbery.  Michael Raymond Rhyno, 22, is facing charges of second-degree murder, robbery and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.  (CTV)   MORE:   Mother, son charged   Stabbing nets charges   Police lay charges  

2 charged

VANDERHOOF - An 18-year-old woman was shot in a home on Dec 20, 2012, and rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries.  Kayne Penner, 27, faces charges of manslaughter and careless use of a firearm.  Richard Borne, 38, is accused of careless storage of a firearm, careless use of a firearm and unauthorized possession of a firearm.  (CP) 

Identified

MISSISSAUGA - A 74-year-old man found dead and with a knife in his chest June 24 has been identified as William Wallace.   (Mississauga News)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death  

Suspect found dead  

MARIEVILLE - Police found the body of Daniel Masse, 59.  The slain men have been identified as Marcel Hemond and Michel l'italien.  (CBC)  MORE:   Police find body   Body found  

Victim dies in hospital  

EDMONTON - On June 30, officers responded to a call concerning an injured man just before 9pm in the area of 95 St and 101 Ave.   The victim, Lawrence Francis Mountain, 51, died in hospital on Thursday, July 2.   

 

Beating death

Suspicious death

Police investigating

Body found, husband charged 

CALGARY - Police have located the remains of Shannon Madill (Burgess), missing since Nov 2014, in the Ramsay home she shared with her husband.  Joshua Burgess, 29, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Body found    

Victims identified

FOX CREEK - RCMP say Hally Dubois, 50, and David Derksen, 37, were found dead when officers arrived at the remote camp around 1:50am Tuesday.  Daniel Goodridge, 28, is facing a list of charges in connection with the deaths.   (Global)  PREVIOUS:   2 stabbed  

Found guilty

LONDON, ON - A judge has found Ruth Burger, 66, guilty of dangerous driving in connection with a crash at a London, ON, Costco store.  6-year-old Addison Hall died after she was struck, and her sister Rhiannon Bozek died a week after the July 25, 2014, crash.  (CTV)  MORE:   Suspended sentence  Spared jail time   Waves of grief   Found guilty   Beyond devastated    Car crashes into Costco 

Victims die in hospital

MONTREAL - Lawyer Benoit Cote, 51, and notary Marie-Josee Sills, 30, died in hospital after being shot at work.  Cote was at one time the lawyer for Michel Dubuc, a man found dead in his home in Boucherville, on Friday morning. The bodies of Dubuc's two sons, Jeremie, 21, and Gabriel, 19, were also found in the home.  (CBC)  MORE:   5 now dead    Murders-suicide linked   Drama     

Charged

MORLEY - Tristan Wesley, 27, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his father, 55.   MORE:   Son charged   Charged  

Charged

QUEBEC CITY - Sylvain Fournier, 41, has been charged with murder.  Joachim Aracil, 82 who was visiting Canada from Nice, died in hospital.   (CBC) 

Charge in stabbing death

MONTREAL - Wassim Filali, 20, has been charged with second degree murder and assault causing bodily harm.  A 26-year-old man died of his injuries shortly after he was brought to hospital. 2 others were injured in the brawl.   (CTV)   MORE:   Suspects appear   Man dies   Charged

Victim identified

MILTON - Chris Harper, 50, was cycling south on Tremaine Rd when he was struck by a car also heading south   The charges against Michelle Maisey, 33, include drunk driving causing death, and failing to stop for a fatal collision.   (CHCH)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run arrest  

Victims ID'd

GRANDE PRAIRIE - An autopsy has determined that Osman Mohamoud Hussein, 32, and Abdifatah Mohamed Abdi, 28, were both killed by gunshot wounds.   (CTV)   MORE:   Victims named   2 dead    Shooting   

Stabbing

LONDON, ON - Police have identified the victim as Suzan Aisha Jacob, 50.  Police said Juma Kuol, 49, who was allegedly known to the victim, has been charged with second-degree murder.   (Global)  MORE:   Woman stabbed     

Charged

RESERVE MINES - Police say Brandon James Berthiaume, 24, faces charges of first-degree murder.  Brandon Kelly, 24, was found suffering from gunshot wounds and died at the Sydney Rd scene.  (CTV)    MORE:   Shooting drug related   Charged   Man charged  

Assault victim dies

KITCHENER - Dylan Darren Debreau, 23, succumbed to his injuries after suffering an assault on June 26.  Edward Joseph Bush, 41, charges were upgraded from aggravated assault to manslaughter after Debreau's death.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charge laid 

Charged  

OTTAWA - Police found Michael McRae, 51, suffering from multiple stab wounds.  His father John McRae, 70, was arrested at the scene.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Man dead

Murder

MONTREAL - The body of Nellie Angutiguluk, 29, was discovered on May 18, 2015 inside her home at 7225 Nancy St.  (CTV) 

2nd arrest

PICKERING - Dionecio 'Deshane' Nelson, 20, was leaving a party when he became involved in a physical altercation with 2 men in a vehicle.  Police arrested Nathaniel Findley, 20, and Alexcander 'Poppie' Mitchell, 20.   (CTV)    

2 arrested
Arrest in stabbing
Stabbing
Victim identified
Stabbing 
Car seen fleeing

Arrest in stabbing 

TORONTO - Officers discovered a 61-year-old man who later died from his injuries in hospital.  Police arrested Jeremy Wood, 29, for murder.  (Global)   MORE:   Man in custody   Arrest   Suspect in custody  

Homicide

KELOWNA - 2 were tied up during a violent home invasion. Sources say Amardeep Singh Ahluwalia was beaten to death in the Feedham Ave home invasion.  (Castanet)   MORE:   Victim identified   Police investigate

Hit-and-run

BERENS RIVER - On June 13, RCMP responded to a hit-and-run on Berens River First Nation.  Orval McKay, 29, was seriously injured and rushed to the local nursing station around 1:30am.  Nurses are upset and angry that Lifeflight Air Ambulance and a doctor never arrived.  (CTV)  MORE:   Air ambulance questions  

Canadian detained

SABA - Omar J. Elkadry, 27, of Edmonton has been arrested in the Dutch Caribbean island of Saba in relation to the homicide in April.  The victim has been identified as Kavya Guda, 24, from California.  Both were students at the Saba University School of Medicine.   (Edmonton Journal)   MORE:   Police make an arrest

Backroom gaming operation

VAUGHAN - A gaming operation was being run in the back of a Islington Ave strip mall cafe where a gunman opened fire last month, killing 2 people.  Maria Voci, 47, and Christopher DeSimone, 24, were both fatally wounded.  (CTV)  

 

Suspect

Victims ID'd

Suspect's photos released

Police ID victims

2 dead 

Death ruled a homicide

LONDON, ON - Robert St. Denis, 51, of Westminster Dr in Thames Centre was found dead Thursday morning.  (CTV)   MORE:   Homicide    

Police seek white pickup

OTTAWA - Police say Andy Nevin, 39, a male cyclist was struck around 5:45am Sunday, June 28th, 2015.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run  

Charged

TORONTO - A 26-year-old cyclist was rushed to hospital in life-threatening condition but later died of his injuries.  The vehicle failed to remain on scene.  Mitchell Irwin, 19, turned himself in.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Driver surrendered to police     Cyclist killed   Hit-and-run victim   Mourned in Halifax  

$50K reward

TORONTO - Brink's guard Larry Roberts, 29, and his fellow guard Theodore (Ted) Montgomery, 51, who was wounded, were ambushed inside the Agincourt Mall 1.23pm on April 24, 1980.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Cold Case homicide #16/1980    TPS person of interest  

Remains found

GUELPH - Seble Dietrich was last seen alive on July 10, 2014.  Her husband, Stephan Dietrich, has been charged with first degree murder.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Man charged   Accused was her husband  

Suspect charged

ALEXIS NAKOTA SIOUX FN - Upon arrival officers located a 39 year old male suffering from stab wounds.  William Alexis, 27, has been charged with first-degree murder.  MORE:   RCMP investigate death     

Victim ID'd

LASALLE -   The cyclist killed in a hit-and-run collision has been identified as Kevin Emisch, 38, of Windsor.  (CP)   MORE:   Cyclist identified

Body of missing woman found

SHELLBROOK - Danielle Nyland was last seen the morning of June 8.  (CTV)   MORE:   Body found   Body found in woods    Missing woman found dead 

Assault victim dies

THUNDER BAY - Police say they have upgraded the charge against Cruz Nicholas Pelletier, 18, from aggravated assault to 2nd degree murder.  Larissa Charlie-Stillaway, 22, died Wednesday afternoon.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charge upgraded   Assault victim

Remains are missing man

SAANICH - Police have confirmed human remains found on a Saanich property are those of missing Victoria father Dana McKellar.  The 51-year-old man was reported missing in Sept 2014.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Human remains found   Search finds human remains

Impaired driving charges

LEDUC - Bobby Bartlett, 36, has been charged with numerous impaired and dangerous driving charges in connection with a fatal head-on collision in Feb that left 2 people dead.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charged in crash that left 2 dead    Crash victims identified  

Arrested

NIAGARA FALLS - Richard Doxtator, 38, and Jasmine Doxtator, 37, were wanted in connection with the death of Giuseppe "Joe" Caputo, 70, who was found the morning of June 19.  (Niagara This Week)  MORE:   Police name suspects    Death a homicide

4th person charged 

EDMONTON - Police said Carrie Goldien Jones, 34, had been charged with second degree murder in the death of Andrea Berg, 42.  Berg's body was found inside a shopping cart in the alley in the area of 124 Street north of 113 Avenue on June 16, 2015.   (CTV)  

4th person charged

3rd person charged 

2nd woman charged

Charged

Police charged man and woman

2 charged

Arrests

Victim identified

Woman was slain

Victim remembered

Woman dies from injuries

CALGARY - Gas station attendant Maryam Rashidi, 35, died from head injuries sustained after she was struck by a stolen pickup truck at a Centex gas station in NW Calgary.  (CTV)   

2 in custody

2 being questioned

Joshua Mitchell was on bail  

Charged in boating accident

LAC SEUL - Simon Chisel, 19, William Chisel, 30, and Kevin Briskett, 39, were killed in the incident on Lost Lake in Hudson last June.  Cameron Angeconeb, 36, and Tyrone Trout, 27, have been charged.  (CBC)      

Suspect charged

HIGH LEVEL - Gary Brian Junior Didzena, 33, was declared deceased at the hospital.  Lance Schasees, 28, was arrested in Chateh.   MORE:   Charges laid    Homicide   Murder investigation

Charged in hit-and-run

TORONTO - Police allege Darya Selinevich, 22,  fled the scene in a dark blue BMW after hitting a 44-year-old Toronto man around 12:20am on Finch Ave, at Tobermory Dr.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Facing charges   Hit-and-run arrest   Cyclist dead

Stabbing

WINNIPEG - Sources have identified former student Brett Bourne, 17, as the victim in the attack, which happened on school grounds around 12:30pm.  (Winnipeg Free Press)   MORE:   Stabbing outside school   Arrest made   Stabbing over relationship issues   

Identified

TORONTO - Police have charged Hasadinn Plain, 21, in the fatal stabbing of Danai Plain, 12.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Charged    12-year-old stabbed  

Man faces charge

GUELPH - Sean Haverty, 48, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Chris Schweitzer, 38.  (Guelph Mercury)   MORE:   Publication ban on murder 

Clock of secrecy

VICTORIA - The family of Julie Khurana, 56, who is also known by her maiden name, Julie Cox, said that a coroner's report revealed she was killed by her husband, Peter Khurana, dying April 21 as a result of blunt force trauma to the head. They were also told that Peter Khurana, 58, then set fire to the home before hanging himself.  (Times Colonist)   MORE:   Deaths were murder-suicide   Murder-suicide   Domestic violence is not a private matter 

Police won't face charges

THUNDER BAY - SIU has exonerated Police in the August 2014 death of child killer Kevin Guy Boucher, 38.  SIU said there were no reasonable grounds to charge any officers with a criminal offence in the incident, which occurred after 8-year-old Brandi Marie Wingert was murdered and her mother injured at their Donald Street home.   (TB News Watch)   MORE:   SIU decision    Identified   Police identify victim   Murder-suicide  

Charges

CALGARY - Kevin Rubletz, 30, is facing a second degree murder charge in connection to the death of his former common law wife, Jessica Rae Newman, the mother of his child.   (CTV)

Ex charged

Arrest made

Ruled a homicide

Homicide 

Guilty plea to lesser charge

EDMONTON - Richard Suter, 62, will be sentenced for failing to provide a breath sample causing death. In May 2013, Geo Mounsef, 2, died after being pinned to a wall when Suter's vehicle crashed through a restaurant patio.   (Global)   MORE:    4 months   Guilty plea to lesser charge   Lesser charged   Guilty plea  

Woman found murdered

TORONTO - Police say the body of Linda Scott, 65, was discovered when officers responded to a call at an apartment on Cedarvale Ave, around 12:15pm.  Justin Scott, 25, is being sought for the killing.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Son sought   Wanted   Suspect arrested in Montreal  

Victim identified

CALGARY - Police have identified the victim as Taylor Zanoni, 23.  (CTV)   MORE:   Identified   Shooting victim    

Identified

CALGARY - The deceased is Ryan Edward Delve, 43.  (CTV)   MORE:   Identified    Homicide     

Body ID'd

WINNIPEG - Police confirmed there is now an 'open investigation' into the death of Audrey Desjarlais.  DNA tests confirmed the remains of Desjarlais - 3 years after her body was found in the Red River.  (CBC)     

Charged

WINDSOR - The body of Amir Hayat Malik, 32, was found in an alley behind 563 Brant St.  Colin Chrisjohn, 24, is charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Charges laid   Police release video  

Charged

TORONTO - Police have charged Syed Mohammed Ali Zaidi, 19, in the fatal shooting of Mahmedaarif 'Arif' Patel, 23.   (Toronto Star)  

Identified

WINNIPEG - Elmer Kakewash, 29, was found just after 3am in the 200-block of Dufferin Ave with a stab wound.  (CBC)   MORE:   Homicide

Charged

EDMONTON - Shawn Richard's body was found in the middle of 95th St early Monday morning.  Police have charged a 17-year-old girl from a nearby group home with second-degree murder.  Richard has been identified as the 'primary suspect' in the murder of Claudia Iron-Howard, 29, June 4.  (CBC) 

2nd youth charged 

Youth charged in death of suspect 

Group homes need review

Homicide

Identified

Homicide

Drug dealer ID'd

Stabbing of woman a homicide

Police probing woman's death

Stabbing   

Arrested

TORONTO - Sabrina Chouart and Clyde Marshall, wanted in connection with the killing of Sina Parsi, 32, were arrested at a Walmart store in Nigaria Falls.  Parsi disappeared on June 9, and was found dead June 12, in a Toronto apartment.  (CBC)    

Suspects arrested

Fugitives arrested

Suspects arrested

2 suspects

2 wanted

Pair wanted

Police hunt for couple

Homicide takes over

2 charged

EDMONTON - The body of Adrian Gregory, 30, was found on Dec 30.  Shane Terry Tym, 28, and Sarah Jane Postumus, 29, face charges of first-degree murder.   (CBC) 

2 charged

Man and woman charged

Body identified

Suspicious death

 

Court overturns jury verdict

WINDSOR - The witness had not heard Donald Dodd's voice in almost 5 years; at the time, she was with her boyfriend at a bar where loud music was playing and she was drinking and using cocaine.   Yet she testified that early on the morning of June 29, 2008, she heard Dodd's voice on her baby monitor - through static and for only about 4 to 10 seconds - at the location of the beating deaths of Peter Kambas, 53, and Vaios Koukousoulas, 63.   (Toronto Star)

 

Convicted wins appeal

17 years

Jury convicts

2012 ONSC 94 ruling on statements

Police name skeletal remains

Charged with 3 murders

WINNIPEG - John Paul Ostamas is charged with 3 counts of murder.  Officers identified the man found dead behind 329 Hargrave St as Donald Collins, 65.  Police also identified the man found dead, hours later, behind 333 Portage Ave, as Stony Stanley Bushie, 48, Myles Monias, 37, died after being attacked on April 10.  (CTV)

Charged in 3 deaths

Charged

Suspect in custody

Assault victim dies

Homicide

Man dies after beating  

11 years

BRIDGEWATER - Terry Roy Levy was found guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Terry Green, 47, his daughter's boyfriend.  Green's body was found in a field on Little Tancook Island on July 8, 2014.   (CTV)   MORE:   Life sentence   Found guilty     Homicide 

Found guilty

FREDERICTON - James Paul Turpin, 37, has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of a 2-year-old girl.  Kennedy Corrigan died as a result of a massive brain injury in April 2004.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Charged  Murder charge

Police appeal for help 

TORONTO - Police have determined the victim was Nitiyand Gary Singh, 22.   (CBC)   MORE:   Murdered   Man was murdered   Homicide   Death deemed homicide  

Hit-and-run arrest

TORONTO - Nelisa Damota,  was struck by a vehicle.  A suspect identified as Deriba Wakene, 56, has been charged.  (CP24)   MORE:   Charged   Man charged   2 persons of interest   Police find vehicle   Mother killed    

To stand trial

CALGARY - Douglas Garland accused of murdering Alvin and Kathy Liknes and the couple's grandson, 5-year-old Nathan O'Brien, will stand trial on 3 first-degree murder charges.  (CTV)    MORE:   Garland to stand trial   Disappearance of Nathan O'Brien, Kathryn & Alvin Liknes    

3 killed

MOUNT CURRIE - The BC Coroners Service has identified the two cyclists as Ross Chafe, 52, and Kelly Blunden, 53.  The vehicle's passenger was Paul Maurice Pierre Jr., 52, a member of the Lil'wat Nation.  (Pique New Magazine)   MORE:   Cyclists identified    Cyclists mourned   Driver identified

Woman charged

MONTREAL - Daisy Lachance, 29, was charged with second-degree murder after Serge Levac, 54, was stabbed to death.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Man found stabbed 

5 years 

OTTAWA - Dr Christy Natsis was convicted in May in connection with the crash on March 31, 2011, which killed 50-year-old Bryan Casey.   (CBC)   MORE:  Natsis guilty 

Charged

REGINA - Police have charged Steven Blaine Pascal, 36, the brother of Trent Pascal, 22, with his murder.   (CBC)   MORE:   Brother charged

Murder

SAINT-HIPPOLYTE - The victim, Sandro Duquette, 23, was known to the police.   (Journal de Montreal)   PREVIOUS:   Death deemed suspicious    

Suspects named

LONDON, ON  - Officers responded to Richmond St found Jesse Scott James, 23, suffering from several stab wounds. He later died in hospital.  Police are looking for Isak 'Strapz' Adams, 20, and Elvira 'Maya' Krstic, 18.  (CTV)   MORE:   Suspects turn themselves in    Victim identified

Homicide

EDMONTON - The deceased is Jason Costouros, 32.  He had spent some time behind bars in the past, after being found guilty of accessory to murder, in the death of David Wong more than 7 years ago.  (CTV)   MORE:   Shooting   Man found dead on parents' driveway  Convicted   Shooting 

Grandson charged

TORONTO - The victim has been identified as Herma Parkes, 71.  Police have charged her grandson Cameron Alexander Mossaddad, 23, with second-degree murder.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Man charged    Woman found dead  

Accused had history of assault

REGINA - The man accused of killing Celeste Yawney, 33, is Duran Redwood, 26, an ex-boyfriend who was previously convicted of assaulting her.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Charged laid   Police investigating death  

Charged

WHISTLER - Luka Gordic, 19, was killed during an altercation in an alley near a nightclub on Main St between two groups.  Homicide investigators say three 17-year-olds are charged with manslaughter, and a fourth 18-year-old man is also facing charges.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Violent weekend   Man killed   

Death result of homicide

SAINT JOHN - A coroner's inquest jury said Serena Perry, the 22-year-old psychiatric patient at a hospital in Saint John, died from asphyxia due to strangulation as the result of homicide.  A male patient was released without being charged.  Perry was an involuntary patient at the hospital's psychiatric unit.  (CP)     

Youth gets 7 years

WINNIPEG - The 16-year-old was charged after the May 19, 2015 incident.  Kathleen Leary, 66, died when she was attacked in her Cheltenham Cove home.  The teen entered a guilty plea of second-degree murder.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Charges upgraded    Woman mourned   Youth charged 

Charged

SADDLE LAKE - Gordon McGilvery, 41, has been charged with second-degree murder after police found the remains of Creedance Cardinal, 31, in a 'secluded location' on the property after doing a search.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Murder charge laid 

Charges laid

EDMONTON - Police have laid several charges against James Miller-Laney, 29, including dangerous driving causing death and flight from a police officer causing death.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged   Woman dies    

Victim ID'd

WINNIPEG - Dorothy Dykens, 89, was the victim of a homicide in the 400-block of Tremblay St.  Melissa Joyce Gabriel, 35, has been charged.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Victim identified   Troubled past    Arrest   Charged

Identified

TISDALE - LaTasha Gosling, 27 and her children, Janayah, 4, Jenika, 8, and Landen, 7, were found slain.  The male suspect was tracked to a home in Prince Albert, and when police entered the premises they found him dead.  A 6-month-old baby with him was found alive.   (CBC)  MORE:   Killer identified   Killer sent pictures of bodies   Woman had broken up with boyfriend    

Body found

NIAGARA FALLS - The body of Alexander Fraser, 49, was recovered at the Sir Adam Beck Generating Station in Niagara Falls.  4 people have been charged with killing him, even though his body was missing.  Victoria Harvey, 20, Brad MacGarvie, 25, Duran Wilson, 29, and Thomas Nagy, 25 were charged with first-degree murder.  (Canoe)   MORE:   Body found   4 charged  

13 years

CALGARY - Haden Didier has been sentenced in connection to the May 1, 2013 stabbing death of Kurlan Rick Joseph, 25.  (CTV)   MORE:  Sentenced   Life sentence   Police lay charges   Domestic stabbing    

Investigated as homicide

TORONTO - A fire that broke out in a home at 1569 Dupont St and left a Paul Ventura dead is now being investigated as a homicide.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Fire deemed homicide    House fire claims life   Paul Ventura

Victim identified

TORONTO - Abdiweli Mohamed Yusuf, 21, was shot in the doorway of the Rotana Cafe on Danforth Ave.   MORE:   Victim ID'd   Shooting   Man killed 

Stabbing

WINNIPEG - Milton Brian Richard, 35, is dead after he was reportedly stabbed in the 800-block of Alexander Ave around 11pm.  (CBC)   MORE:   Stabbing  

Shooting

TORONTO - Marlon Lennox Mason, 33, was shot as he was getting into his vehicle that was parked in front of a home on Campbell Ave.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Man dead

Assault victim dies

HAMILTON - Gordon O'Hara, 33, and Joshua O'Hara, 27, both of Hamilton, face charges in relation to the killing of William McConville, 40.  (CHML)  MORE:   Victim dies 

Identified

BURLINGTON - Ryan Powless, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene after the car he was driving was struck head-on by a pickup truck driving the wrong way on the highway.  Ricardo Cabral, 35, faces numerous charges including impaired driving causing death.  (CTV)   MORE:   Victim identified 

3 charged

KITCHENUHMAYKOOSIB INNINUWUG - Joshua Nanokeesic, 16, was found in need of medical assistance on Friday, April 24 and subsequently died on May 11.  Loyal McKay, 19, Joshua Darion Storm and a 17-year-old have been remanded.  (TB News Watch)   PREVIOUS:   Now a homicide  

Arrest

HAMILTON - Richard Doucette, died after he was stabbed on the evening of Feb 28th, 2014.  Sean Harold Micks, 30, is charged.  (CP)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing victim   Police name victim   Man dead, woman critical    

Driver charged

EDMONTON - Police report they have charged David Gershon Bookhalter, 60, with two counts in connection with a fatal hit and run.  A 26-year old woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.   MORE:   Driver charged   Motorcyclist killed    

Arrest

GARDEN HILL - RCMP say they've made an arrest in connection with the murder of Teresa Robinson, 11, in Garden Hill.  Police said a 'male' was arrested in the community.  (APTN)  MORE:   Arrest   Youth reported arrested   15-year-old charged   DNA samples   FN complies   Homicide   Death a homicide   Body found  

Ruled a homicide

CALGARY - Police say the death of Jessica Rae Newman, 24, whose body was found near Range Road 284 and Township Road 264 has been ruled a homicide.  (CBC)   MORE:   Homicide    

5th person arrested

REGINA - Bronson Chad Gordon, 30, was arrested for first-degree murder in the death of Reno Lee, 34.  John Earl Desjarlais, 34, Daniel Theodore, 31, and Andrew Michael Bellegarde, 21, have each been charged with first-degree murder.  Jonie Victoria Reed, 29, with accessory after the fact to murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   More arrests made   

Charged

LETHBRIDGE - The 3 victims, Kyle Devine, 27, Clarissa English, 24, and Dakota English, 18, died from multiple stab wounds.  Austin Vielle, 21, is facing 3 counts of second degree murder.   MORE:   Charged with 3 counts    Motivated by jealousy   Charged   Victims identified   Identified   3 victims identified   

Conviction overturned

MISSISSAUGA - Ontario's top court has overturned the conviction of Mohamad Al-Kassem who was found guilty of criminal negligence causing death for striking and killing Ronald Persaud with his SUV on Dec. 16, 2009.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Court overturns conviction   Free on bail during appeal   Jury reaches split decision  Charged    Arrest in hit-and-run  

Granted new trial

QUEBEC CITY - Quebec's Court of Appeal has ordered a new trial for Alain Perreault, found guilty in 2011 of killing Lyne Massicotte, 43, a woman he met online.  Her remains were never found.  Perreault was arrested 6 years later after making a confession to an undercover police officer who was posing as a criminal in a 'Mr. Big' sting operation.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Convicted 

Murdered

LOUISVILLE - Scott Hunter was visiting the area with a friend for the Kentucky Derby.  Tyrone Thomas, 19, Fatima Abu-Diab, 20, and Fahed Abu-Diab, 18, face murder and robbery charges   (CBC)   MORE:   Toronto man shot   Man slain   Not guilty pleas  

Arrests

OTTAWA - Sharif Said, 21, was found dead  Khalid Mohammad, 26, is charged with second-degree murder. Abdulaziz Abdullah, 28, is charged with accessory after the fact.   (Sun Media)   MORE:   Shooting leads to charges    Identified   Police investigating

Charged

KITCHENER - Police say they've arrested Noel Francis, 27, in connection with the murder of Devane Anttony Campbell on Nov 30, 2012.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charged laid   Man charged   Shooting victim   Shooting    

Arrest

SAUGEEN FN - The deceased has been identified as Robert Johnson, 66, of the Saugeen First Nation.  Jesse Farr, 19, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charge in elder's death  

Identified

TORONTO - Lascelles Allen, 51, has been charged in the death of Suraiya Gangaram, a mother of 3 school-age children whose body was found on Friday in a townhouse on Danzig St.  (CBC)   MORE:   Ex-boyfriend charged   Named  Stabbing   Body found  

Sentenced

HALIFAX - A judge has sentenced Victoria Henneberry and Blake Leggette for the murder of Loretta Saunders.   (CP)   MORE:   'Is that justice?'   Loretta Saunders case    Guilty pleas   Pleads guilty   Letters from killer's perspective   Charged   Charges laid   Body found  

Canadian killed in India

MOGA - Harinder Singh Sran, 46, went for a holiday to India with his parents and brother on March 30.  (Winnipeg Free Press)   MORE:   Canadian gunned down    NRI killed in clash over land   

Shooting

TERREBONNE - Police say Richard Rousseau, 50, was shot in his wheelchair.  A gun with a silencer was left at the scene.  (CBC)   MORE:   Former biker shot   Man shot 

Charged

YELLOWKNIFE - John Wifladt, 39, was one of 2 men found seriously injured on Dec. 14 in an apartment on the third floor of Sunridge Place on 51 Ave. He died later in hospital.  Denecho King, 22, has been charged.  (CBC)  MORE:   Murder charge   1dead, 1 injured   Homicide 

2 charged

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Adrian Jordan Snider, 25, was reported missing on March 31.  Patrick Decque, 29, and Dominic Decque, 27, have been arrested.  Police continue to look for further suspects.  (Sun Media)   MORE:   Brothers charged  

Triple homicide

BURNS LAKE - Rueben Buhler, 54, has been charged following a triple homicide.  Police arrived and found 1 woman and 2 men dead inside a home. The identities of the 3 victims have not been released.  (CBC)   MORE:   Triple homicide

Arrest

OTTAWA - Connor Stevenson, 18, was stabbed multiple times.  Police arrested David Dubois, 19, on a charge of second-degree murder in the case.  (QMI)  MORE:   Arrest   Stabbed to death   Victim identified   Stabbing 

Youth charged

WHITEHORSE - A 15-year-old male has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Brandy Vittrekwa, whose body was found on a walking trail in Whitehorse Dec 8.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Found dead       

Father charged

TORONTO - Edward Bernard Junior Dwyer, 24, suffered stab wounds and was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later. The victim's father Edward Dwyer, 58, was taken into custody at the scene.  (CP24) 

Victim of domestic violence

BRANDON - Bradley Dean Harris, 51, was living alone at Westman Youth for Christ's U-Turn project home on the 100-block of 5 St.  Corinne April McKay, 45, was arrested at the scene and is charged with first-degree murder.  (QMI)   MORE:   Bystanders tried to intervene   Witnesses   Sabbing       

Man dies after B&E

KIKINO METIS SETTLEMENT - A 38-year-old man died in hospital after being seriously injured during an incident in a home.  Cody Patrick Hardy, 22, and Tamara Myrna Hardy, 27, were charged with second degree, break and enter and robbery.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Man dead   Charges laid  

Charges laid

CALGARY - A 16-year-old girl, sustained trauma consistent with being struck by a vehicle. Security cameras show the victim was struck by a taxi.  GPS technology used by the taxi company has been able to positively confirm the vehicle in question.  Stanislaw Maguder, 70, the driver of the taxi, has been charged.  (CTV)   MORE:   Taxi driver charged   Charged taxi driver   Hit-and-run   Woman killed

Sentence doubled

OTTAWA - Vlad-Nicolae Precup got a 2-year jail term in 2011 for running down Mitchell Anderson, 38, a man who'd stroked the hood of his shiny red sports car in July 2008.  Precup won a new trial from the Court of Appeal for Ontario - but likely wished he hadn't when a judge handed him a 4-year prison sentence.  (QMI)   MORE:   4 years    New trial   Appeal court overturns conviction   Driver gets 2 years 

Identified

WINNIPEG - Godfrey Hayden, 27, died after he was stabbed multiple times at a party.  (CBC) MORE:   Family grieving    Name released    Homicide   

Identified

SASKATOON - Billy Johnston, 44, was pronounced deceased.  (CBC)   MORE:   News shocks family   Witness describes violence   Injured man dies

Arrests

SASKATOON - Michael James Robertson, 28, Nicole Ashley Paddy, 27, were taken into custody.  Rocky Genereaux, 42, died in hospital.  (CP)   MORE:   Suspects arrested   Victim identified    Victim identified   Victim    

Charged

CALGARY - The deceased has been identified as Rodney Conway, 44.  Joshua Jayson Matechuk, 25, has been charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Police release identify   Hotel standoff

Son charged

MISSISSAUGA - Eric Lu, 25 is the son of the victim, Ming-Chien (Teresa) Hsin, 59.  Lu is the 3rd man to be arrested in connection with the murder of Hsin.  Mark Dookhram, 21, and Justine Ordonio, 25, were charged with first-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged   Accused fall   Identified   Body found  Body found     

Police seek 3rd suspect

EDMONTON - David Klassen, 26, and oseph Charron, 26, have been charged in connection to the death of Trevor Keith Deleeuw, 25.  Police are searching for Shayne Fry, 28.   (CTV)     MORE:   2nd man   Warrant issued   Identified   Victim shot   Drug debt   Suspicious death   

Shooting

WINNIPEG - Police found Garry Godson with gunshot wounds. He died in hospital.  (CTV)   MORE:   'My boy is dead'

OPP probe death

DRYDEN - The deceased has been identified as Travis Scott Herbert, 35.  (CP)   MORE:   Police investigating   

Stabbing

MISSISSAUGA - An 84-year-old man has died after a daytime stabbing in Mississauga that also sent his 80-year-old wife to hospital.  Trae Worrie, 21 has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.  (CTV)    

Victim ID'd

TORONTO - Police are investigating the city's latest homicide after Donald Beckles, 46, was shot multiple times outside his home at 163 Jamestown Crescent.   (CBC)     MORE:   Identified   Shooting  

35 years

CALGARY - Guevara Wilson Clorina, 28, pleaded guilty in the stabbing deaths of Chona Manzano and her 5-year-old son Gabrial on May 16, 2013.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Charged  

Homicide

EDMONTON - Paula Stiles, 44, was found dead inside her Sherwood Park home. (Edmonton Journal)   MORE:   Mother found dead    Sudden death   Woman found dead

Charged

CORNWALL - Jacqueline Martin, 52, had no vital signs when she was discovered around 9am at a home on Carleton St.  Jonathan Michaud, 28, was arrested and charged with murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged   Man faces murder charge    

Remains found

CALGARY - Human remains discovered in the Longview area are those of Nicholas Lush, 32.  Cody Kenneth Bauer, 24, and Kristopher Goerzen, 22, have both been charged with first degree murder.  PREVIOUS:   2 charged   Suspects charged   2 arrested

Arrest

FORT MCMURRAY - Nigel LaFrance, 19, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the death of a 26-year-old man.  (Global)    MORE:   Arrest in stabbing death   Homicide 

Victim identified

EDMONTON - A man whose body was found inside a fire-damaged vehicle on Highway 16 has been identified as Grant Potts, 25.   (CBC)   MORE:   Deceased identified   Body found    

Stabbed

CLARENCE TOWN - Geoffrey Harding, 88, was stabbed to death while on vacation in the Bahamas.  (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect in police custody    BC expat   Stabbed to death 

Homicide victim

SASKATOON - Danny Tsannie, 16, was pronounced dead at the scene.  (CTV)   MORE:   Likely a homicide   Death suspicious   Teen found dead      

Nurse charged

PENETANGUISHENE - The charges against Joanna Flynn involves the death of a woman at Georgian Bay General Hospital identified as Deanna Leblanc, 39. She died on March 2, 2014.  (CBC)   MORE:   Nurse charged    

Convicted

ST JOHN'S - Ronald Thistle, 67, has admitted to drinking the night before and the morning of a St. John's collision that claimed the life of Nick Coates, 27.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man admits he was drunk   Memorial car show gets support 

Identified

BRAMPTON - Joshua Hilario, 25, died, his brother Chris, 30, is in hospital after they were both stabbed outside a home on McGraw Ave.   (Brampton Guardian)  PREVIOUS:   Brothers stabbed   3 sought   Double stabbing   

Arrested

TORONTO - Curtis Murray, 25, and Corey Murray, 29, have been arrested for the murder of Trevor Seraphine, 17.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Wanted arrested   Suspect charged   Victim ID'd   Shooting   Image of suspects  

Suspect found dead

RIMBEY - The victim has been identified by police as rural resident Paul Michanuik, 70.  Mounties confirmed the lone suspect in the killing had been found deceased.  (QMI)    MORE:    Death deemed a homicide    

Man charged

KITCHENER - Kate Lynn Reid, 51, was last seen in early January, and was reported missing at the end of that month.  Hugh Rayburn McColl, 61, has been arrested.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Murder charge laid      Human remains identified   Missing presumed dead  

Homicide

EDMONTON - The victim has been identified as Casey Darrell Crier, 29.  (CTV)   MORE:   Death deemed homicide     

Boyfriend charged

HAMILTON - Police have identified the victim as Renee Neganiwina, 26. Joseph Snelgrove, 38, is now in police custody.  (CBC) MORE:   Man charged     

Death deemed a homicide

TORONTO - Khee Hien Liem, 72, of Toronto was discovered semi-conscious at 2267 Lake Shore Blvd W. He was taken to hospital where he died from his injuries.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Victim identified   

Identified

BRAMPTON - Kathryn Horne, 58,was discovered with obvious injuries.  Richard Pereira, 36, was arrested at the home and is facing a second-degree murder charge.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Identified       Homicide    Homicide

Soldier kills 3, self  

KILLEEN - Police said Atase Giffa opened fire on 3 people, killing 2 and injuring 1 before forcing his wife, Dawn Giffa, 28, into another home, where he killed her and then himself.  Atase Giffa initially opened fire on 3 people: Lydia Farina, 31, Larry Guzman, 40, who were killed, and a 41-year-old woman at a residence on Godman St.  (Killeen Daily Herald)    MORE:   Canadian woman killed   Kingston woman dead in Texas 

Woman charged

MONTREAL - Jessie Quannaaluk, 55, was formally charged with second degree murder following the death of Paul Andrew Brown, 57.   Brown had a previous history of domestic abuse charges and was facing charges of sexual offences against minors in Montreal at the time of his death.(CTV)  MORE:   Charged    Victim had just returned from court on sex charges    Homicide   

 16 years

PEEL - Ryan Ernest Roy, 26, has been sentenced for murdering his mother Phyllis Roy, 52, in her home near Hartland on March 2, 2015.   (CBC)  MORE:   16 years      Guilty plea   Son charged   Son charged    

Victim identified

PRINCE GEORGE - Jason Hall, 45, was taken to hospital with a gunshot wound and later died.  (CP)   MORE:   Jason Hall is dead   Former biker shot dead    

Identified

CALGARY - Less than 3 hours before the body of Mohameddek Ali Mohamud, 25, was found near the park's ski jumps, the victim was called to a meeting by an unknown person.   (QMI)   MORE:   Body identified   Body found   Suspicious death

Charged

WINDSOR - Nancy Galbraith-Quick, 40, died Feb. 26, 2006 when she was hit while crossing the roadway.  OPP have arrested Scott Douglas Quick, Nancy Quick's former estranged husband.    (CBC)   MORE:   Estranged husband charged 

Hit-and-run

MISSISSAUGA - A pedestrian who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run has been identified as Bruno Trimarchi, 47.  Rui Santos, 54, of Mississauga, has been charged.  (Mississauga News)

Beaten to death

LOS CABOS - Police in Mexico are investigating the murder of Marty Gary Atwood, 50, found beaten to death on a beach in Los Cabos.   (QMI)   MORE:   Canadian identified     BCS Noticias

Bus driver charged

FORT MCMURRAY - On October 28, 2014, a vehicle headed southbound on Highway 63 at Mariana Lake collided with a northbound passenger bus.  2 people inside the vehicle died as a result of the crash.  Police said that Kaliappan Subramaniam, the driver of the bus, was facing a total of 18 charges stemming from that crash.   (CTV)  

Extradited to Canada

TORONTO - Rabih Aikhalil, 27, of BC, is a suspect in the murder of John Raposo, 35, who was shot several times in June 2012 on the patio of the Sicilian Cafe on College St.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Wanted back in Canada   Suspect extradited      

TTC driver charged

TORONTO - A TTC bus driver has been charged in connection with the hit-and-run death of Amaria Diljohn, 14.  Dhanbir Shergill, 28, of Bowmanville has been charged.  (Toronto Star)     

Bus driver charged

Victim ID'd

Bus struck girl

Hit-and-run

Hit-and-run 

'No one would help'  

ATHABASCA - Wyatt Thunder, 20, was walking behind his cousin Lee Thunder, 12, when the boy was struck by a van.   The driver fled the scene.  (Edmonton Journal)    MORE:  Hit-and-run arrest 

2 charged

EDMONTON - Billy Joe Nelson, 37, and Tyler Strathdee, 27, were charged in connection with Deng Mathew Garang Tong's death.   (Global)   MORE:   Charges laid   Stabbing victim identified   Victim identified   Stabbings  

Suspicious death victim ID'd 

VICTORIA - Scott Owen Smith, 26, body was found in the Inner Harbour on March 5.  Police are classifying the death as 'suspicious.'  (Vic News)   MORE:   Father desperate for answers   Body found        

Body found

ROSEAU RIVER - Hyde Hayden, 14, whose body was found Sunday behind the school in Roseau River First Nation may have been beaten and left outside in the cold.  (CTV)   MORE:   Death investigated   Homicide 

Husband charged

VICTORIA - Daniel Blake Penney, 51, who attempted suicide, has been charged with the second-degree murder of his estranged wife Mary Caitlin Walton, 46.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death  

Impaired driver charged

TORONTO - A man is facing several charges, including impaired driving causing death, in connection with a fatal collision involving a TTC bus last November.  Osman Abdirahman, 23, of Toronto, has been charged.  (CP24)    MORE:   Impaired driving charge

6 arrested

TORONTO - 6 suspects in the murder of Malcolm Marfo, 22, who was fatally shot inside a 2063 Islington Ave housing complex have been arrested.  Identified as Saieed Hagi, 20, Sharmarke Farah, 18, Hanad Farah, 21, Ali Mohamed Isse, 21, Lioban Hussein, 20 and Mohamed Omar, 26.  (Global) 

 

6 charged

Members of Dixon Bloods arrested

Dixon Road Bloods

Shooting victim dies

2 shootings are related

Shootings related  

Charged in separate homicides 

EDMONTON - Police arrested and charged Sean Jacob Jennings with second-degree murder in the connection with the 2014 shooting death of Alor Deng during the early morning hours of July 20, 2014.  Alberta gangster Theoren Gregory Poitras was found dead in a home in Richmond, BC on Oct 2, 2014.  (QMI) 

 

Crime wave ends

Charged

Facing 2 separate murder charges

Shooting

Identified

IHIT identified victim

Shooting  

Charged

EDMONTON - Police have charged Darren Jason Young, 37, with second degree murder for the fatal stabbing of James Milliken, 23, on May 16, 1997.  (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect charged   1997 gang murder investigation 

Charged

MONTREAL - Marina Porcu, 36, has been charged with second-degree murder after her brother Giulio Porcu, 37, was fatally stabbed.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman charged   Accused   Stabbing   Stabbed man dies

Woman charged

LETHBRIDGE - Julie-Ann Nicky Agerskov, 21, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Katheline Amber Buck, 43.  (CTV)  MORE:   Death under investigation     

Altercation

CALGARY - An altercation with Alan Devon Bird, 20, ended with Jaime (Acres) Orellana, 30, being fatally shot.   (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Victim remembered   Support  

Homicide

EDMONTON - Mohamed Ahmed Adam, 33, died from gunshot wounds.  (CTV)  MORE:   Homicide   Police investigating

Homicide

PRINCE ALBERT - Robyn Laura Ermine, 27, was charged in connection with the homicide of Evan Tyler Bear, 27.   (CTV)

Woman charged

MONTREAL - Parents of an 11-month-old boy who died at a St. Jerome daycare on May 4, 2011 are relieved to learn that caregiver Yolande Belanger, 60, will face charges.  (CTV)   MORE:   Accused in death of baby   Died from being shaken     

Impaired charges

BADDECK, NS - Victor William Rhyno, 45, of Middle River, faces charges of impaired driving causing death and impaired driving causing bodily harm.  Malcolm Angus Fraser, 59, of Middle River, was pronounced dead at the crash scene Aug 2014.  (CP)    

Charged

WINDSOR - A Windsor man has been charged with first degree murder after a 49-year-old woman died.  Richard Scott Raymond, 26, was charged with first degree murder and aggravated sexual assault.  (CTV)     MORE:   Man arrested   Woman dead   

Father sentenced

MONTREAL - Francis Bastien, who pleaded guilty, was sentenced to 50 months behind bars for his role in his son's death in December 2008.  Bastien was not present when his girlfriend Stephanie Meunier killed young Jeremy.  (CTV)   MORE:   50 months     Meunier guilty   Father participated in torture 

Remains recovered

ANNAN - Remains of a second body have been recovered from an Annan-area house fire discovered Jan 30.  OPP said Urmas Aarni Polli, 59, and Denise Deborah Kelly, 51, were both 'unaccounted for' after the fire.   (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Body recovered after fire   Operation Red Dog   Bayou of Pigs 

Impaired driving

WHITBY - Provincial police said a Jeep Wrangler was travelling west on Highway 401 when it lost control at approximately 10pm. The Jeep was rear-ended by a transport truck. Truck driver, Lindsay A Findlay, 51, was pronounced dead on scene.  (CTV) MORE:   Fatal crash   Driver facing charges 

Bus driver charged

HAMILTON - Police say Radika Nankissoor, 56, of Brampton, Ont., died after being trapped under the bus.  The 66-year-old bus driver from Hamilton in a GO transit bus is charged with careless driving.  (CP) 

Identified

BARRIE - Milan Segota, 55, was knifed repeatedly in the chest and died in hospital.  A second-degree murder charge has been laid against Terrence Barrett, 29.  (CP)   MORE:   Victim, suspect identified 

Fight death

VICTORIA - Kyle Syrenne, 26, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries on Saturday.  RCMP say a taxi had just dropped some people off when a physical altercation broke out between a group that included the cab's occupants.  (CP)     MORE:   Man fatally beaten  

Charged

HAMILTON - Dashminder Deol, 37, has been arrested and charged with manslaughter and offering an indignity to human remains. Harmanjit Singh’sbody was found floating in a flood basin in Stoney Creek in late November.  (CBC)  MORE:   Arrest   Charges laid    

Pacemaker proved innocence

OSHAWA - Stabbed 5 times, Claudio Cara lay dying on the kitchen floor of his Oshawa home.  The data captured by a pacemaker showed Cara's heart stopped beating on Feb. 15, 2012, at 10:35am.  The upshot: Frank Cara was not home when his father's heart beat its last.  (Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   Homicide   Homicide confirmed   

Missing now a homicide

WINNIPEG - Police say the remains of Christophur Baur, 36, were found inside a home in the 800-block of Magnus Ave. A resident of the home, James John Morris, 38, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (Winnipeg Free Press)   MORE:   Case now homicide investigation   Homicide investigation 

Killed by US border agent

CALGARY -  Jamison Childress, 20, was shot in the head by agents at a BC-Washington border crossing.  He was wanted by police for first-degree murder in relation the killing of Brando Walker, 18. Walker's body was found in the Elbow River on March 7.  (CBC)   

Shooting justified

Police name man shot dead

Man killed was not Paul

Border guard shooting

Victim identified

Death ruled a homicide 

NCR

SCHOMBERG - James Wilson, 76, of Orangeville, and William Allan Jones, 76, of Schomberg, died following an altercation on Aug. 30, 2011.  Robert Abernathy, 51, was arrested at the scene, and was charged.  (CTV)  

Found not criminally responsible

Double homicide charges

Erratically

Murder charges

Murder charges laid

Workplace slayings  

What happened in McDonald's

TORONTO - An off-duty security guard shot and killed Ryan Hind, 39, and his friend Donny Ouimette, 25, inside an Danforth Ave McDonald's, around 3am on Feb 28, 2015.  Now, almost a year after the killings, police remain tight-lipped - except to say that investigators and prosecutors didn't lay charges because there was 'no reasonable prospect of conviction.'  (National Post) 

Identified

Security guard wouldn't be charged

This is police state stuff      

Complicated case

Victims had been drinking

1 identified

Off duty guard kills 2

Shooting leaves 2 dead  

Home invasion victim dies

OTTAWA - A Second World War veteran who landed on Juno Beach in 1944 and survived a violent home invasion last December has died. Ernest Cote was 101 years old.  Ian Bush, 59, is charged with attempted murder, robbery with violence, and forcible confinement in that case.  (CTV)  

Dead at 101

Charged

Charged in triple homicide

Real whodunit

Linked to triple homicide

Vet attack linked to cold case

Charged in home invasion

Police offer reward

Slayings 5-years later    

Hit and run arrest

TORONTO - Tomas Velazco Pinedo, 31, stands charged.  He was arrested in connection to the death of a 58-year-old woman who was struck and killed by a car.  (QMI)  MORE:   Multiple charges   Man charged       

Charged

CALGARY - A charge of first-degree murder has been laid in the death of Dawns Baptiste, 31.  Curtis Jade Tyson Healy, 25, was arrested.  MORE:   Charge laid    Victim identified   Suspicious death  

Another 7+ months

TORONTO - Ronny Munoz-Hernandez will now spend another 7 and a half months in prison for the death of 5-month-old Adriel DaSilva in 2010.  (Globe & Mail)   PREVIOUS:   Man found guilty of manslaughter   Mistrial declared   Injured baby dies   Assaulted baby dies

Victim identified

LADYSMITH - The RCMP have identified the woman who died as Rayna Johnson, 55.  Trevor George Meers, 50, of Ladysmith has been charged with one count of manslaughter.  (Ladysmith Chronicle)   MORE:   Police identify victim    

Charged

WINNIPEG - Ralph Edward Boehnlein, 54, died from injuries.  Matthew Wayne Lee Valentine, 24, faces charges.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Homicide   Shooting

Sketches released 

CALGARY - Don and Roxanne Carlson were found dead in their Lake Bonavista home on February 15, 2014.  (CTV)   MORE:   Lead   Double murder   2 bodies found   CPS

Charged

LA RONGE - Jonas Budd has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Dustin Bird, 17, kidnapping and a number of weapons offences.  (CBC)   MORE:   Restraining order   Tribute to slain teen      

Charged

KAPUSKASING - OPP has arrested and charged Patrick Carignan, 30, second degree murder. The victim has been identified as Emanuelle D'Amours, 24, from Moonbeam.  (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death 

Victim ID'd

ALEXIS NAKOTA SIOUX FIRST NATION - An autopsy has concluded that the victim, Shawna Paul, died as a result of a single gunshot wound.  Giovanni James Alexis, 20, has been arrested.  MORE:   Man charged    

Charges laid    

EDMONTON - Ryan Matchee, 33, has been charged with second-degree murder after Lena Steinhauer, 24, was found dead in a 112 Ave and 95A St apartment on Feb 9.  (CTV)  MORE:   Homicide confirmed   Rooming house death   Homicide   Death a homicide  

5 years

SAINT JOHN - James Robertson, 31, had previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the fatal fall of Wayne Saunders from an apartment on Peters St.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Guilty plea  

Bullet riddled body

MONTREAL - Reports named the victim as Mario Bourgeois, 53, a man who had a lengthy criminal record.  (CTV)    MORE:   Known to police   Sexual predator hit at halfway house   

Charged

ST CATHARINES - Mark Gilby, 58, was found dead in inside his apartment at 15 Gale Crescent on Jan 19, 2014.  Police charged Carl Quinton, 58, with first-degree murder.  (QMI)   MORE:   Murder charge laid   Death ruled a homicide    

Shooting

FORT MCMURRAY - Mustafa Mattan, 28, was answering a knock at his apartment door when someone shot through it.  (CBC)   MORE:   Ottawa man killed   Suspicious death   He was peaceful  

Charged

TORONTO - Jason Andrew Boucher, 41, has been charged  in the death of Scott Savoy, 48.  (CTV)    MORE:   Man arrested   TPS homicide  

Charges laid

SWAN RIVER - Michael Jackman, 44, faces charges in the death of Dale Davis.  (630 CHED)  

Murder-suicide

HALIFAX - Police say Sejad Hadzic, 54, killed his wife, Bahrija, 53, before taking his own life.  (CTV)     MORE:   Deaths murder-suicide    Deaths ruled murder-suicide   Murder-suicide  

Charged

MONTREAL - Colton St-Pierre Louis, 26, has been charged in court with second degree murder.  The victim was named Pascal Cronier.  (CTV)   MORE:   Stabbing    

Charged

BRAMPTON - Police found Shariyfa Birkett, 29, in an industrial area of the city, behind 20 Melanie Drive.   Amit Kalia, 31, of Mississauga, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Suspicious death   Charge   Man charged 

Death treated as homicide

OXFORD HOUSE - 2-year-old Maverick Sinclair was transported to Winnipeg from the MB First Nation on Jan 31 suffering from life-threatening injuries. The boy died of his injuries 3 days later in a Winnipeg hospital.  (CBC)  

Suspect charged

MONTREAL - Dustin Lombardi, 27, has been arrested and charged with the murder of Francis David Rosenberg, 24, in a car near 2050 Duff Court St at 10:20pm.  He had been shot and later died in hospital.  (CTV)  MORE:   Accused   Settling of accounts   Man shot 

Investigation concludes

CALGARY - Police announced the investigation into the fatal hit and run that claimed the life of Eliah McEdwards, 20, has been concluded.  The 37-year old man identified as the driver in the collision has passed away. MORE:   Suspect killed himself    Hit-and-run

2 charged

OTTAWA - Mohamed Abdi Abdullahi, 32, and Abdullahi Osman, 23, have been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Yusuf Ibrahim, 27, on Feb 6, 2015.   (CBC)  MORE:   Released from custody days before  Gang member shot   Gang member shot   Gang member   Known to police   

Charged

MONTREAL - Love-Emmanuel Luberisse, 23, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Bobby Pellicano, 26.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charged   Suspect arrested    Victim named   Man murdered    Stabbing   

Shooting

TORONTO - Responders were called to Alexandra Park just after 4:15am.  Police have identified the deceased as Roberto Dixon, 27.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Shooting    Targeted shooting   

Charges laid

CALGARY - When police arrived, they found Robert “Joey” Marx, 45, suffering from serious injuries.  Dwight Miller, 49, has been charged with manslaughter.  (Global)

'Nameless' murder victims

Toronto and Vancouver always release the victim's name; both forces say their practice is in the public interest. Peel police and SQ, on the other hand, do not.   (Toronto Star)   COMMENT:   Let's start naming names 

Charged

WINDSOR - Matthew Brush, 26, is charged with the first-degree murder of Cassandra Kaake, 31.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Pregnant woman found dead   Identity confirmed   Cops release name   

4 years

SAINT JOHN - Justin Bennett, 19, of Saint John, has been sentenced to 4 years in prison for manslaughter in the stabbing death of his uncle, Scott Bennett, 32, on Feb 4, 2015.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Found guilty   Charged   Stabbing          

      Hit-and-run charge

MORLEY - Police were called to a rural road south of the community where they found a 22-year-old man's body.  Gabriel Lazarus Wesley, 22, has been charged with failure to remain at the scene of an accident.  (CTV)  MORE:   Hit-and-run   Charges laid 

Charges

WINNIPEG - Dustin McKay, 22, died Jan 23.  Desmond Evan Spicer, 50, faces charges for driving while impaired causing death.  Police said a male suspect involved in the initial fight, Billy Joe Couture, 28, of Winnipeg faces charges for manslaughter.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:  Homicide  Identified   Homicide  

Criminal negligence charges laid

CAMPBELLTON - 18 months after Connor and Noah Barthe were found dead - asphyxiated by an escaped African rock python - the snake's owner was arrested.  Jean-Claude Savoie is facing two charges of criminal negligence causing death.  (CTV) PREVIOUS:   Arrest in python deaths   Snake owner arrested

Jail for in care death

BATHURST - Patricia Pitre, 62, has been sentenced to 8 months in jail and 2 years' probation on a charge of criminal negligence causing death.  Joseph Harvey Henry, 74, died at on Nov  4, 2010.  (CTV)

Charged

THOMPSON - A 20-year-old woman was found dead in a Thompson apartment in the early morning hours of Jan 31.  Ronald Lee Clark Spence, 23, has been remanded in custody.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman killed 

Mom to stand trial

CALGARY - Mom Tamara Lovett was ordered to stand trial for criminal negligence causing death in the death of her 7-year-old son Ryan from a treatable strep infection.  (Sun Media)    

Charged

PRINCE ALBERT  - Police have charged Todd Daniel McKeaveney, 38, in the death of Monica Burns.  (CBC)   MORE:   Murder charge laid   Man charged   Man charged  

Senior faces murder charges

LAFAIVRE - Neighbours say OPP cruisers have been at the home at 3640 Concession Rd 1 all week.  The victim was identified as Zdenka (Radja) Sekora, 83.  Sekora's husband, Robert Edgar, 78, was charged with second-degree murder.   (QMI)    

Charge upgraded

PICKLE LAKE - OPP report they have laid a murder charge in the death of David Muckuck, 50.  Deborah Muckuck, 30, was charged with second degree murder in relation to the incident.  (CBC)   MORE:   Woman charged with murder    Woman faces more charges  

Victim ID'd 

CALGARY - Police discovered the body of Cuong Hoang, 46, also known as Andy Hoang of Calgary. 

Victim busted in 1998

Vehicle recovered

Identified

Shooting

Fatal shooting  

Murder investigation

OWEN SOUND - Lezleigh Hopkins', 28, body was removed from her apartment at 862 2nd Ave W.   (QMI)  MORE:   Death a homicide  

Shooting 

TORONTO - The victim has now been identified as Danovan Anthony Lodge, 30, of Toronto.  (QMI)   MORE:   Victim identified    

Charged

CAMBRIDGE, ON - Police have charged Lynn Maclean, 53, with second-degree murder in connection to the death of Ronald William Victor Domonsky, 61.   (CBC)   MORE:   Murder charge    Charged

Manslaughter by minivan

WINNIPEG - The woman cannot be named because she was still a youth at the time of the Aug. 20, 2011 incident which claimed the life of Marcel Murdock, 40.  (QMI).      MORE:   Woman found guilty    Manslaughter

Guilty plea

REGINA - A 17-year-old boy accused in the murder of Hannah Leflar has pleaded guilty.  Leflar's body was discovered on Jan. 12, 2015.  The teen is 1 of 2 boys charged in Leflar's death. The other 17-year-old has decided to stand trial.   (CBC)   MORE:   1 youth pleads guilty    Funeral for victim   

Victim identified

WHISTLER - Police found Damon William Campbell, 45, from Port Coquitlam in medical distress at the Aava Hote just after 3am, Jan 20. (Whistler Question)   MORE:   Altercation death    Hotel death 

Missing man now homicide

PRINCE GEORGE - A Prince George man who has been missing for 10 days is now believed to be the victim of foul play.  Jordan McLeod was last seen on Jan 16th in Prince George and Vanderhoof.  (CBC)   MORE:   Victim of foul play

5 suspects sought

HAMILTON - 5 suspects are being sought in the shooting of Nathan Miller, 20.  Miller was found in a 28 Madison Ave home, one neighbours commonly referred to as a 'crack house.'   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Man shot   Man shot

Homicide suspects

MONTREAL - A coroner has ruled that Helene Leduc, 62, death was a direct result of being shot in the neck while at work in the Baie D'Urfe SAQ outlet on October 18, 2010.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting victim dies

  Homicide

EDMONTON - Officers were called to the area of 25 Ave and 120 St to help paramedics at about 6:40am. The victim has been identified as Paul Murray Grandbois, 36.  (CTV)    MORE:   Victim named    Homicide   

Charged

NEWMARKET - Officers were called to a home on Longford Drive on a report of an injured person at 2:22pm.  They found a 2-year-old young boy who was not breathing and was later pronounced dead at a hospital.  The boy's 29-year-old father Mario Wint is charged with second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Father charged   Charged in son's death    Dad charged  

Charged

PENTICTON - Grace Elinor Robotti, 65, is charged with the second degree murder of Roxanne Louie, 26, who was her daughter-in-law.  Robotti's brother, Pier Louis Robotti, 61, is charged with interfering with human remains and being an accessory after the fact by allegedly helping his sister escape.  (CBC)      MORE:   Missing woman's body recovered   Missing case now murder  

Youth charged

PRINCE ALBERT - Prince Albert police and paramedics were called to a home on the 800-block of River St W.  They found Johnathan Kasagan, 36, in critical condition.  A 17-year-old youth is facing a second degree murder charge after he turned himself in.   (CTV)   

 

Arrest made

Homicide

'She was crying'

1 dead, 2 injured  

2 women sentenced

CALGARY - Justice Robert Hall sentenced Kristy Redgun, 20, to 5 1/2 years and Allison Oldwoman, 22, to 3 1/2 years for manslaughter in the death of Tak Tei Lawrence Leung. (QMI   PREVIOUS:   Killed protecting girlfriend   RCMP investigate 

Murder-suicide

PRINCE GEORGE - Kendall Moore and Craig Wood died after their vehicle plunged into Kwitzil Lake, or Gravel Pit Lake, on May 18, 2014.  RCMP say Wood's actions led to his own death and Moore's death.  (Global)   MORE:   Homicide/suicide     2 killed

 

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