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Charged

CALGARY - Tamara Sophia Lovett, 44, is facing charges of criminal negligence causing death and failing to provide the necessaries of life in connection to the death of her son, Ryan Lovett, 7, in March of 2013.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Mother arrested

Charged

RICHMOND HILL - Richard Skupien, 54, was found without vital signs in his Centre St home on Aug 24.  Kenneth Johnson, 47, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Roommate charged   Accused in roommate's death 

10 years

MONCTON - Kathy Horsman, 36, was driving along Killam Drive on April 17 when she collided head-on with another vehicle near the intersection of Edinburgh Drive.  In July, Boyd Atkinson pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death.  (CTV)

Suspect arrested

MONTREAL - Police have arrested Michel Duchaussoy, 43, who they suspect killed cabbie Ziad Bouzid in Cote des Neiges.  (CTV)   MORE:   Arrest   Taxi driver murdered   Driver shot   Taxi driver killed   Taxi driver killed

Father charged

GOOSE BAY - Thomas George Michel, 22,  has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his 4-month-old infant boy.  (Telegram)

Charged

EDMONTON - EPS have charged Harold Donald Papin, 23, with the stabbing death of Harvey Rob Frenchman, 20.   (Beacon)   MORE:   Man charged   Death suspicious

Murder

MONTREAL - Mathieu Vallée, 30, was shot in the alley near his home on Oct. 7.  The shooting took place in an alley between St Andre St and De Mentana St.  (Coolopolis)   MORE:   Shooting   Shooting

Charged with manslaughter

TORONTO - Police identified the victim as Toronto man Yassin Obsien, 31.  Investigators charged Jeffrey Mark, 40, from Courtice, ON with manslaughter.   (Toronto Star) MORE:   Manslaughter 

Manslaughter charge

WINNIPEG - Christopher Paul Maier, a 42-year-old Winnipeg resident, died in hospital after he was found critically injured outside the Royal Albert Arms Hotel.  Adam John Perrier, 33, faces other charges that include break and enter and forcible confinement.  (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect charged 

Charges 

REGINA - Officers were sent to the 700-block of Athol St in the Washington Park area at around 3am in response to a report of 2 females fighting in the street.  Cassandra Joan Desjarlais, 24, was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.  The accused is Brianna Joyce Wesaquate, 29.  (CBC)

New trial ordered

OTTAWA - Leighton Hay was convicted of the first-degree murder of Colin Moore, 51.  Moore was shot and killed in July 2002 at a Toronto nightclub where he was hosting a monthly fundraiser.  (CP) JUDGMENT:   2013 SCC 61   Widow marks 10th year

Victim just out of prison

MONTREAL - Patrick Rivet, 45, was shot to death late on the night of Sept. 12, apparently while seated inside a van in the parking lot of Place Versailles.  (Montreal Gazette)  MORE:   Shooting   Fatal shooting   Gangland style shooting   Murder 

Senior killed

TORONTO - Francisco DaSilva, 87, was pronounced dead at the scene.  His roommate, Francesco Greco, 81, is charged with second-degree murder.  (QMI)  MORE:   Nursing home homicide   Roommate charged 

Murder charge

PELICAN NARROWS - RCMP have identified the victim as 40-year-old Heather Ballantyne of the Pelican Narrows First Nation.  John Bob Glen Custer, 19, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CP) 

Charged

WINNIPEG - Police identified the victim as Gary Nathan Houle, 23, of Winnipeg.  Jerry Samuel William Francois, 26, of Winnipeg faces a charge for manslaughter.  (CTV)   MORE:   Victim dies    Fight death

Psych evaluation

WOODSTOCK, NB - Kyle Edmund Scott, 19, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Sarah Kennedy. (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Man facing charge   Man charged 

Arrest

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU - Chao Peng, 25, was attacked around 10am Saturday morning on Mercier St.. The victim succumbed to his injuries later in hospital.   (CTV)   MORE:   Suspect arrested   Arrest

Hit-and-run

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Cassidy Dietrich, 16, was taken to hospital but died.  The southbound 2012 Chevrolet Silverado that hit the teen fled the scene but was later located abandoned.  (CTV)   MORE:   Teen killed 

Charged

PORT HOOD - Logan Patrick MacIntyre, 17, Morgan Christopher MacIntyre, 19, and 20-year-old Joel Cecil Chandler died when the car they were travelling in went off the road and flipped over on July 22.  (CBC)   MORE:   17-year-old charged 

Guilty plea

BERENS RIVER - Lois Cook, 38, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the July 31, 2010 death of David Brown Hudson.  (QMI)   PREVIOUS:   Wife charged   Man charged in drunk driving death   Victim stabbed and run over

Criminal negligence

ESKASONI - Police say John Johnson passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on June 22.  Marcella Marie Johnson, 53, and Peter Young, 56, have each been charged with criminal negligence causing death and failing to provide the necessities of life.  (CTV) 

Hit-and-run charge

GUELPH - Police have charged Anna Wilson, 55, with failing to remain at the scene of an accident hours after a cyclist’s body was discovered near the road.  The victim has been identified as Gordon Krofchick, 42, of Ariss.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman charged 

Charges

MONTREAL - Edi Afker, 51, is facing charges of second-degree murder and attempted murder following a family dispute at Acadie near Marcelin Wilson.  His sister, 55, is dead following an alleged dispute with Afker, while their 79-year-old mother is listed in stable condition.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Man stabbed sister & mother  

Arrests made

HAMILTON - John, 50, and Mato 'Michael', 47, Josipovic were arrested.  James 'Louis' Malone was shot in the head in the early hours of Nov. 9 in the east end.  (CBC)   MORE:   Brothers charged   Police make arrests   Did bar fight precede shooting   Biker 'a real sweetheart'   Ex Hells Angel gunned down

Man in custody

NORTH BAY - The victim has been identified as Gordon Pilon, 51.  Peter James McArthur, 53, will face a charge of second-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Violent death   Charges filed

Body found

GATINEAU - The body of Marie-Josee Guenette, 41, lay just outside next to the triplex in a large garbage bin.   Alain Blais, 62, was charged with second-degree murder.  (QMI)   MORE:   Man charged   

Victim identified

REGINA - Police have identified the victim as Nolen Boyd Tanner, 18, of Regina.  Officers were called to a report of a fight in a yard and on the street in the 500-block of Montreal St, where they found Tanner.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Police probe death

Homicides down

OTTAWA - Canada's homicide rate in 2012 was the lowest it's been since 1966, Statistics Canada reported.  There were 543 homicides in 2012, 55 fewer than in 2011.  (QMI)  REPORT:   Homicides in Canada 2012 

Impaired charge

RED DEER - An 18-year-old man has been charged with impaired driving in a taxi crash that killed a Red Deer man.  Jonathon David Wood, 33, was killed while in the backseat of an Alberta Gold Taxi, when a truck driven by the unidentified teenager rear-ended the vehicle.  (CBC)

Strangled

BARRIE - According to the results of an autopsy, Michael Baker, 52, was strangled at a rooming house in Barrie’s north-end. Police allege his death came at the hands of a neighbour: Ernie Bruce Richards, 51.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Charged   Man in custody 

Murders - suicide

LONDON, ON - Police have confirmed the names of the trio as Mohammad Walji, 43, Shyroz Walji, 42 and Qyzra Walji, 21.  (QMI)    MORE:  Questions linger

Impaired charges

EDMONTON - Tyhler Kennedy Keith, 21, is facing charges of impaired driving causing death and other charges.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim was 'in prime of his life' 

Charged

SPLIT LAKE - Around 12:30pm Oct 29, police responded to a report of gunshots fired on Tataskweyak Cree Nation.  Police identified the woman killed as Annette Freda Beardy-Spence.  Craig John George Flett, 20, faces a charge for second-degree murder.   (CTV)  MORE:   Homicide 

Inmate death

LONDON, ON - Adam Harvey Kargus was sentenced 2 weeks ago for a series of non-violent crimes.  The 29-year-old Sarnia resident has been identified by police as the inmate found beaten to death in the showers at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre.  (QMI)   MORE:   Inmate found beaten to death  Prison staff charged   Guards charged

2nd death

SUDBURY - OPP have confirmed that Deputy Chief Terry Boyle's body was found in the same home where Sheri-Lynn McEwan, 40, was found badly injured on Oct 7.  She later died of her injuries.  (CBC)  MORE:   Widower found dead   Police identify victim   Woman killed 

Stabbing

COROZAL - Officers were called to the ocean-front community of Consejo Shores after neighbours reported a woman screaming.  The woman has been identified as Patricia Lynn Nichiporowich, 57, of the Vancouver area.  (CP)   MORE:   Canadian retiree killed 

Possible link to OC

LONGUEUIL - Annie Dessureault, 35, was shot and killed in her Dandurand St home. (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Mother shot   Girl performed CPR   Woman gunned down

Died as a result of gunshot

HOBBEMA - Teagan Johnson, 15, died as a result of a gunshot wound.  (Beacon)  PREVIOUS:   RCMP probe death   Body found   Teen found dead    Suspicious death 

'A cruel death'

HAMILTON - Michael Sullivan died at Hamilton General Hospital earlier this month. Police have recovered the black Ford F150 they believe was used to run Sullivan down in the east end.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Killer truck seized 

Waiting

VANCOUVER - Alexcia McKamey’s mother Jacqueline is still waiting to learn how and why her 14-month-old daughter died on Sept. 20 in Chilliwack.  (Abbotsford Times)  PREVIOUS:   Foul play suspected   Suspect released

Suspect on probation

OTTAWA - Mutiur Rehman, 20, facing second-degree murder charges in the stabbing death of Andre Boisclair was on probation from two recent robbery convictions.  (CBC) 

Victim had refused to testify
Murder

2 charged

TORONTO - Danny La, 22, was one of the 3 victims attacked near Spadina Ave on Sept. 30, 2013.   La never regained consciousness, and died Oct. 20.  John Pham, 24, and Somlack Litthimane, 24, have been charged.  (Toronto Star) 


2 charged
Victim identified
Police identify victim
3 in hospital after brawl

Couple arrested

TORONTO - Caleb Harrison, 41, was found dead in a home on Pitch Pine Crescent. - the same home where his mother died in 2010.  Police say Melissa Merritt, 33, and her common-law husband, Christopher Fattore, 36, were arrested near Bridgewater, NS.  (CTV)  

 

Ex-wife and boyfriend charged

   Arrests

   Couple make court appearance

   Homicide

   Death deemed a homicide

3 deaths, 1 home 

Victim identified

WINNIPEG - Police have identified the victim as Jamie Cook, 23, from Winnipeg.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Body found   

Impaired charge

OSHAWA - Brynn Alexandra Campbell, 21, is charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death.  (CityNews)

Charged

LAVAL - Michael Del Giacco, 28, has been charged with fleeing the scene of a crime and the hit and run death of a 74-year-old man.  Prosecutors allege that Del Giacco was leaving the drive-through of a McDonald's when he ran over Claude Comte and Louiselle Lemieux Comte, then sped off.  Comte, 75, did not survive the crash.  (CTV) PREVIOUS:   Arrested   Suspect arrested   Man killed

Man charged

TORONTO -  Investigators say the victim was attempting to cross Kennedy Road when he was struck by a northbound Ford F-150 pickup truck that fled the scene.  The victim has been identified by family as Rafsan Alam, 22.  Charges had been laid against Anthony Sowkey, a 24-year-old man.  (CBC)   MORE:   Hit-and-run arrest   Charged   Getaway vehicle kills pedestrian   Suspect in custody

Tragic life cut short

CONCEPTION BAY - The murder of two people in a shooting in Conception Bay South last month was the tragic end to a 15-year nightmare of mental and physical abuse, say the parents of one of the victims.  (Telegram)  

Double murder-suicide

Gunman kills 2

Double murder-suicide

Suspect had an AK-47

Strip mall shooting

Sudden death

Charges

KITCHENER - Anton Radisic, 38, was allegedly stabbed during an altercation.  He died in hospital of injuries he received in the stabbing.   Martin McNaney, 18, and his father Stephen McNaney, 44, were charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Stabbed man dies   Father and son charged 

Suspect kills himself

TRURO - Martin Thompson shot himself while surrounded by police shortly after 6pm in Colchester County.  His wife, Cheryl Thompson, had been found dead in her apartment at 5 Mitchell Drive in Truro Heights about 15 hours earlier.  (Chronicle Herald)  MORE:   Suspect dies   Strangulation  

Charges

VANCOUVER - Ryan Jeffrey Webster of Richmond is facing 2 charges of impaired driving causing death.  The crash happened on May 12, 2012 near Steveston and 4 Road. Jess Moses, 16, and Shane Moses, 19, were passengers in the 2006 BMW when it swerved off the road and crashed into a tree.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Loss of 2 brothers

Charge upgraded

KITCHENER - Babiker Moustafa, 56, was found and taken to hospital to be treated for injuries received when he was struck by a drinking glass.  Lowrans Yai, 34, was arrested at the scene and charged with assault.  That charge was upgraded to manslaughter after Moustafa died in a Toronto hospital.  (CTV)   MORE:   Victim dies in hospital   Charged

5 years

HALIFAX - Kyla MacLellan has received a 5-year prison sentence for impaired driving in the July 10 crash killed Mark Burnett, 55. (CBC)    MORE:   Sentenced for driving impaired   DUI sentence   Impaired driving causing death   Woman charged   

Victim identified

TORONTO - Emergency crews were called to 33 King St around 5:30am.  Leila Chandrapaul, 37,  was pronounced dead at the scene.  Areef Khan, 34, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CityNews)  MORE:   Man charged   Man charged   Stabbing

Stabbing

VAUGHAN - Teresa Dias, 72, was found suffering from a stab wound in a home on Summerwood Court at around 9:30pm.  Edmundo Dias, 82, of Bolton was taken into custody at the scene.  (CP24)   MORE:   Woman dies in hospital   Man charged   

Guilty plea

TORONTO - Germaine Lindo, 40, pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing the death of Candance Lindo.  He immersed the child in a bathtub of scalding water at their Scarborough home on Oct. 29, 1993.  The girl died on Nov. 26, 1993.  (QMI)

4 charged

EDMONTON - Police have laid charges against 4 people in connection with the death of Ryan Holteen, 32, at the Edmonton Max Sept. 26.   (Beacon) 

Inmate homicide

Homicide

Death being probed 

Homicide

EDMONTON - Tyrone Bell, 27, died from multiple gunshot wounds Friday, Oct 4.  (CTV)   MORE:   Victim died from gunshot wounds   Death confirmed a homicide   Suspicious death  

Found guilty

EDMONTON -  Cleophas Decoine-Zuniga, 26, the man charged in connection to the killing of Dylan McGillis on Whyte Ave in Nov, 2006 was found guilty.  (CTV)   MORE:   Convicted   Dylan Cole McGillis   5 years  

Murder added to program 

HALIFAX - Investigators say a woman was walking along Africville Road shortly after noon on Oct. 14, 2013 when she found the body of Matthew Thomas Sudds, 24, in a ditch.  (CTV)  Matthew Sudds    Homicide   Victim was shot  

Murder charge

THUNDER BAY - Richard Terrance Vrastak, 38, died in hospital.  Sheldon Mark Yesno, 32, has been charged.   (CBC) MORE:   Cyclist dies 

More charged

WINDSOR - There are more charges following a deadly stabbing in downtown Windsor that left University of Windsor student Kevin Kugathasan, 19, dead and 5 others injured.    (CBC)

4th person charged

Downtown stabbing

Fatal stabbing

Knife fight

 

Husband charged

PETERBOROUGH - Iain Taylor, 57, has been charged with first-degree murder.  The body of Wendy Taylor, 59, was discovered in the home on Sept 27.  (QMI) 

Husband charged

Homicide

Woman murdered

Targeted shooting

CALGARY - Officers found 22-year-old Surrey resident Trevor James Munro dead and another man and woman injured.  The survivors were rushed to hospital, where the woman has been listed in critical condition.   (CTV)   MORE:   Possibly drug related    Victims BC residents

Son charged

CALGARY - Police were called for a check on welfare at a house on Ranchridge DR NW at about 1:20pm and found the body of Lois Murray inside.  Andrew Douglas Murray, 29, is now facing a first-degree murder charge. (CTV) PREVIOUS:   Body found   Homicide  

Charged in stabbing death

MONTREAL - Mario Deka, 50, appeared in Montreal court to be charged with second degree murder after allegedly stabbing Christa Andree Georges, his 33-year-old wife to death on Perras Blvd in Rivieres-des-Prairies.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charges laid   Stabbing   Woman killed

Charged

CALGARY - Police have charged Julia McMillan, 40, with hit and run causing death after a 26-year old male pedestrian died from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a vehicle in the Forest Lawn area.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Alcohol is suspected   Woman arrested

Arrest in double murder

MONTREAL - Altamond Junior Little, 43, faces 2 charges of first degree murder, while Anthony Cole, 54, faces a variety of less-serious charges.  The 2 victims were Marjorie Dammier, 29, and Maxime Calado Berthiaume, 30.  (CTV) 

Charges laid
Accused
2 shot
2 suspicious deaths

Guilty plea

SASKATOON - Kyle Halbauer, 22, one of 3 men charged with the first-degree murder of Lorry Santos, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.  Santos, 34, was shot and killed in her home when she answered the door on Sept 12, 2012.  Halbauer, Joshua Petrin and Randy O'Hagan are all members of the White Boy Posse gang.  (CBC)

WBP murder trial set

Suspects charged

Multiple murders

Victims of drug trade

Decapitation victim ID'd

Victim ID'd

Shooting in Lloydminster   

Possible serial killer

MONTREAL - The investigation is looking into the murders of Wilton Lubin and Maurice Viens as well as the disappearance of Sebastien Metivier. All 3 were reported missing Nov. 1 1984. The investigation also includes the murders of Tammy Leaky, Denis Roux-Bergevin, Pascal Poulin and Marie-Eve Lariviere.  (QMI)

Murder charge in fire death

LONDON, ON - A man has been charged with first-degree murder and committing an indignity to a body in the death of Paul Curry, 50, on Sept 16th.  Shane Alan Wood, 37, had already been charged with arson and break and enter in connection with the fire.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Victim identified   Police identify victim and suspect

Another arrest

TORONTO - Emanuel Lozada, 22, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of 19-year-old Rameez Khalid, who was found stabbed outside the Four Seasons Centre in the early hours of Oct. 6.  Lozada is the fourth person charged in Khalid’s death.   (Toronto Star) 

 

Man sought

Police looking for man

Victim identified

Police looking to identify suspects

 

5 face charges

ST THERESA POINT - 5 youth from St. Theresa Point First Nation are facing second degree murder charges after the death of Wayne Bradford Wood, 28, who police say was assaulted.  (CBC)  MORE:   5 youths charged

Manslaughter charge

STONY PLAIN - Sean Steven Kovacs-Harkins, 19, had been charged with manslaughter.  Travis Colby, 30, died a few days after he was injured while allegedly trying to break up a fight.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Bouncer dies after altercation

Stabbing

MELFORT - Jordan Thomas Lumberjack, 30, is facing 2nd degree murder charges.  A 34-year-old man was found by paramedics with severe injuries from a stabbing on the Kinistin Saulteaux First Nation near Tisdale.  (CJME)   MORE:   Charged   Stabbing 

Arrested for beheading

BELEDWEYNE - A small Somali town is in shock following the beheading of 4 young boys allegedly by their Somali-Canadian father.  Police arrested Omar Hassan, 60, after the children, ages 11, 9, 7 and 6 were killed Monday.  (CP)  MORE:   Suspect worked in Fort McMurray

Arrest

COLD LAKE - Garrett Blackman, 23, was arrested in connection to the death of Gregory Gannaw, 19.  Investigators identified 2 suspects in the homicide, Blackman and Stoney Bearhead, 26.  When RCMP officers went to the Paul Band First Nation, Bearhead was found dead.  (CTV)    MORE:   1 nabbed, 1 found dead   Suspect found dead   Victim ID'd 

Arrested

CALGARY - James Allan Christians, 65, is charged with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing death of Carmel Christians.  Police were called out to a home in the 100-block of Chaparral Valley Grove SE and found Carmel Christians deceased in the street and another woman suffering stab wounds.  (CTV)   MORE:   Arrest   Wanted man arrested

18 months

WINNIPEG - Patricia Harry, 26, has been sentenced to 18 months in jail for a high-speed drunk driving crash that killed Gerald Harry, 24, her brother, in June 19, 2009 crash.  (QMI)

Accused in custody

NORTH BATTLEFORD - Nicholas Clifford Giroux, 36, is accused of fatally stabbing Thang Sian Mang.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Man fatally stabbed   Men stabbed

Victim identified

TORONTO - Police responded to a call for shots fired at 285 Shuter St where they found Deronn Earle, 31, lying on the sidewalk shot. (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Man dead   Man dies   Shooting 

Inmate homicide

EDMONTON - Detectives were called after a homicide was reported at the Edmonton Max.  Police identified the deceased as Ryan Holteen, 32.  (CTV)   MORE:   Homicide   Death being probed

Murder

HERBERT - Zuo Yu Qiu, 25, also known as Jerry Qiu, is charged with the murder of Henry Ginr, 79.  (Regina Leader-Post) 

Shooting

WINNIPEG - Justin ​Latinecz died after being shot outside his house on the 100-block of Essex Ave.  (CBC)

2nd murder charge

REGINA - Bo Eichler, 32, appeared in Regina provincial court charged with first-degree murder in the death of Richele Lee Bear, 23.  Eichler was previously charged with second-degree murder in the death of Kelly Nicole Goforth, 21.   (CBC)     

 

2 murder charges

Charged

Man charged  

Homicide

Victim identified 

Witness

TORONTO - Patrice Charles said the couple was discussing their Dec wedding while they sat in a parked car on Willowridge Road at around 1am.  Suddenly a man ran up to the car and began firing at Kahivesa Kavenandjamo, 25.  (CityNews)  

 

Gunned down

Victim dies

Guilty plea

KAMLOOPS - The court has heard that Jaipreet Toor, 46, stabbed his father Harsewak Toor, 79, outside his home after the elderly man denied him $20.  (CP)  MORE:   'Then his criminal life began' 

Homicide

KITCHENER -  Mary Anne May, 55, body was found along a riverbank in a park near Tyson Drive at around 7:30am.  (CBC)   MORE:   Woman was murdered   Woman was killed

Teen guilty

EDMONTON - The admitted teen gunman was 16 at the time of the Dec 14, 2011, slaying of Russell Haidar.  (QMI)  

Russell Haidar  

Teen convicted

Acquitted

Guilty plea to lesser charge

Double murder-suicide

CONCEPTION BAY - Brian Dawe killed his former girlfriend and her new boyfriend before killing himself at a cemetery.  Dawe, 43, killed Julianne Hibbs inside the clinic in the Villa Nova Plaza shortly before he killed Vince Dillon in the parking lot.  Dawe drove to the Anglican Cemetery where he killed himself.  (CBC) 

 

Gunman kills 2

Double murder-suicide

Suspect had an AK-47

Strip mall shooting

Sudden death

 

Accident linked to death

TORONTO - Anthony 'Koko" Chang, 62, offered mercy to a younger man after their lives collided on the road.  Kimnarine Keshan Maharaj, 24, was charged with second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Police identify   Death treated as a homicide  

Murder-suicide victim identified

TORONTO - Merlishar Holder, 31, was found in the hallway outside apartment 1401 in the building at 2468 Eglinton Ave W just after 7:30am.  The man who police believe killed her fell from a 14th floor balcony.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Apparent murder-suicide    Murder-suicide

Charged

CALGARY - Police were called to an altercation in the Sunset & Vine Sports Bar and Grill at 2220 68 St NE at about 1:45am on March 17, 2012.  Mario Alberto Gomez, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Police charged Michael George Delday, 24, with first-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Charged   Police release photos  

Hit-and-run suspects

BROCKVILLE - Joseph Greer, 23, is one of the men accused of a drunken hit-and-run who is alleged to have moved the near lifeless body of Aaron Stevenson, 16, the teen victim to a local park afterward.  Rusty Pearce, 21, a second suspect  was arrested by OPP.  (Ottawa Citizen)  PREVIOUS:   Victim moved   Teen killed

Project Sugar Horse arrests

TORONTO - 8 people have been arrested by Toronto police for their alleged role in a series of killings and attempted murders, in which investigators believe some of the victims were randomly targeted.    (CBC)  

Group behind random murders

9 charged

Jermaine Smith on Aug. 27, 2011

Plea for help

Victim saved children

Man identified 

'Ruthless', 'random' killings

Group arrested  

Delano Coombs on May 10, 2012

Daniel Davis on July 19, 2012

Victim identified

Known to police

Shooting

Man shot to death

Shooting death

Marvin Englebrecht on Oct. 29, 2012

Victim a mystery

Victim dies

Shooting

Slaying at barbeque  

Suspect charged

WINNIPEG - Phillepp Amos , 25, died after witnesses say he was attacked with a machete.  Damian Fontaine , 26, has been arrested and charged.  (CJOB)  

Slain man was car thief

Man charged

Accused already facing charges

Suspect sought

Man dies after assault

3 years

EDMONTON - Brent Todd, 23, cried several times during the sentencing, as did his family and friends and the family and friends of 19-year-old victim Colby Baker-Buhay.  (QMI) 

Victim identified

SASKATOON -  Kelly Brian Diehl, 29, was found late in the evening on Aug 29, in the alley behind the Birchwood Apartments at 528 4th Ave N.  (CBC)   MORE:   Police identify victim 

Parents charged

MARKHAM - The child died on Aug. 22, 2013, after he was brought in to a local hospital without vital signs. Markham residents Kien Phat Tran, 21, and Thi My Phuong Bui, 22, were arrested.  (CTV)  MORE:   Parents charged    Couple charged

Couple identified

KEDGWICK - Police say the bodies of Raoul LeClair, 64, and his wife Nicole LeClair, 65, were found outside the home on Route 260. Police are not looking for suspects.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   2 bodies found   Police investigate sudden deaths  

Charged

YELLOWKNIFE - A 23-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter following a death after a party.  Police say Roman Bourque was arrested.  Emerson Curran, 20, of Ottawa, was flown to an Edmonton hospital where he died.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Student dead  

Teen charged

BOWMANVILLE - A 16-year-old has been charged with manslaughter in the Aug 28, 2013 death of Terell Vidal, 4.  Last month, they charged Tanya Berlass, 35, with failing to provide the necessaries of life.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Teen charged   Woman charged   Charge laid   Boy died of blunt force trauma   Death a homicide    

Charged

CALGARY - Police have charged Ryan Shuba, 32, in connection with a fatal collision in north Calgary in May that killed Robert Enstrom.  (Beacon)   MORE:   Man charged    Succumbs to injuries 

Stabbing

HAMILTON - The victim has been identified as David Pereira, 18.  Police say Raleigh Stubbs, 49, has been charged with first-degree murder.  (CP)   MORE:   Teen had plans   Homicide probe  

Guilty

IQALUIT - Bruce Kayaitok admits he stabbed his wife twice in the abdomen with a broken mop handle.  Brenda Tootiak, 30, bled to death.  (CBC)   MORE:   Guilty

Guilty plea

ATLANTIC CITY - Antoinette Pelzer, 45, stabbed Po Lin Wan, 80 and Alice Mei See Leung, 47, to death during a robbery attempt in May 2012.  (CP) 

Death deemed murder

DORVAL - Bobby Charalambous, 82, death has been classified as a murder, following an incident which took place on Dec 16, 2012.  (CTV) 

Chief calls healing session

N'DILO - A 17-year girl from the community is charged with second degree murder in connection with the stabbing death of Dainel Faine, 21.  (CBC)

Waiting results 

EDMONTON - Homicide detectives continue to investigate the suspicious death of Marjou Mago,  32, who died after a fight at a residence in the area of 60 St and 35A Ave (Edmonton Journal)   MORE:   Homicide investigating   Man arrested

Charges upgraded

CALGARY - Kristoffer Del Campo, 30, was originally charged with manslaughter in the death of Lacey Manion on August 12, 2013.  Manion, 33, died of blunt force trauma.   (CTV)  MORE:   Charge upgraded   Charges laid against boyfriend

Reward offered

OTTAWA - Police have announced a $50,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the Sept death of Amy Paul.  (CBC) 

Sex trade worker owed drug debt

Mother remembered

Homicide victim

Driver facing charges

BRAMPTON - Police have charged Ronald McWatters, 55, with criminal negligence causing death after a fatal 6-vehicle crash in Brampton.  The crash left a 61-year-old man dead.  (CityNews) 

Homicide

SASKATOON - James Favel, 77, died in hospital on Aug. 31 due to serious head injuries.  Favel was the victim of an assault on Aug. 19.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Possible homicide   Witnesses sought

Man charged

PUKATAWAGAN - RCMP have charged a 20-year-old man with second-degree murder in the death of his 8-year-old sister.  Skye Midnightsun Bighetty was found unresponsive on June 29 in the basement of the family home.  (CBC)   MORE:   Mental health issues 

Shooting drug related

TERRACE - A double shooting in Thornhill BC that resulted in the death of a Eric Maurice Cardinal, 27.  Travis Leslie Stephens, 29, has been charged with murder and attempted murder.  (Vancouver Sun)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Manhunt   Shooting   3 'armed and dangerous' men

Homicide

PRINCE ALBERT - Police responded to the 200 block of 15th St W where they found Davis David Broussie, 25, unconscious in a parking lot.   (Prince Albert Daily Herald)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death

Stabbing victim dies

TORONTO - Off-duty Markham, ON, firefighter Dominic Parker was fatally stabbed "without provocation" at a Toronto café.  Nabil Huruy, 23, was arrested shortly after the attack.  (CBC)   MORE:   Stabbing   Firefighter attacked   Stabbing

Stabbed, dismembered

LONDON, ON - Police have identified the victim as Alex Fraser, 20, of Orangeville.  James McCullough, 20, also of Orangeville, is charged.   (CP)   MORE:   Dismembered in hotel room 

12 years

LONDON, ON - "I miss her," Bryan Robinson said from the prisoner's box, prompting gasps and moans from Therssa Wilson's family and friends.  (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Body is missing woman 

No jail

WINNIPEG - Christian O'Neail, 18, died Aug. 31, 2013, after he was assaulted leaving a party.  (QMI)   PREVIOUS:   Guilty plea   Teen takes responsibility   Party fight death  Charges laid   Teen killed   Teen charged 

Suspicious death arrest

BRANDON - Police were called on Aug. 28 to the 1000-block of Louise Ave, where they found Aaron Daniel Jardine unresponsive.  An arrest warrant has been issued for a second man, Jordan Codie Cook, 21.   (CBC)   MORE:   Arrest made 

14-year-old charged

TORONTO - A 14-year-old boy has been charged with manslaughter.   Toronto police were called to a building at 2240 Weston Rd, where they found Yusuf Tifow, 16, shot.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Boy charged   Victim identified   Shooting

Double homicide

WINNIPEG - A couple was found dead in a residence in the 200-block of Chestnut StThe victims have been identified as Unice Ophelia Crow, 19, and Trevor James Sinclair, 31.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Couple found dead   Police investigating

Gay village disappearances

TORONTO - Police said Skandaraj (Skanda) Navaratnam is one of 3 gay men who have suspiciously vanished around Church and Wellesley Sts.  Also missing are Abdulbasir (Basir) Faizi, 44, who was last seen Dec. 29, 2010, and Majeed (Hamid) Kayhan, 59, last seen on Oct. 14, 2012.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   3 missing men

No charges

VERNON - Prosecutors say John Furman, 95, would not be fit to stand trial in the Aug 18 killing of William May, 85, due to advanced dementia.  (Globe & Mail)   PREVIOUS:   Victim identified   Psych evaluation   Veteran to undergo testing   Charged  

Husband beaten to death

EDMONTON - Around 10pm officers were called to a home in the Belle Rive neighbourhood.  There, they found Teck Hwang, 56, in cardiac arrest.  Nyuk Hwang is charged with second-degree murder.  (QMI)   MORE:   Wife charged   Homicide   Woman in custody   Wife in custody 

Victim identified

PORT COLBORNE - The body of Courtney Tourand, 31, was found in an apartment (at 262 West St) shortly after 3am.  Police arrested Harry Leavere, 44, and charged him with second-degree murder.  (CP)  PREVIOUS:   Man charged   Charges   Arrest made

Charged with 2 murders

TORONTO - Those who knew and worked with Nighisti Semret, 55, and Rigat Essag Ghirmay, 28, say the hardworking women came to Canada to make a better life. Police charged Adonay Zekarias, 42, with first-degree murder in the deaths of both Semret and Ghirmay. (Toronto Star)  

Charged in 2 deaths

Charges

Video of victim and suspect

Body identified

Police seek help

Most of body still missing

Charged

Man charged

Remains found

Killer wounded himself

More video released

Husband in 'horrible shock'

Victim identified

Police search for suspect

Arrest

CALGARY - Shane Johnson, 23, was fatally stabbed Jan. 25, 2004.  Yousuf Bikila, 33, was charged with first-degree murder.  (QMI)  MORE:   Suspect charged   Man charged   Charge laid 

Woman charged

PIGEON LAKE - When officers arrived, they discovered the body of Jason Eldon Bull, 36.  Trista Lane Coyote, 20, has been charged with second degree murder and offering indignity to a body.  (Beacon News)

Hit-and-run

ATKAMEG - RCMP in High Prairie are investigating a fatal hit and run collision that claimed the life of 34-year old Chantal Savard of Gift Lake.  (Beacon)

Victim laid to rest

OTTAWA - Michael Morlang was killed as he walked along Frank Kenny Road. The driver fled the scene.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run  

Charged

NANAIMO - Police arrested and charged Leo Ronald Touchie, 22, in connection with the death of Harry Glen Bickle, 52. (Nanaimo Bulletin)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death   Murder investigation 

Shooting victim dies

TORONTO - Tahj Loor Walters, 15, was taken to hospital on July 28 after he was shot Yorkwoods Gate Plaza near Jane and Finch at around 10:15pm.  (CBC)   MORE:   Victim identified as Tahj Loor Walters

Charged

OHSWEKEN - Police responded to a call at 11:30am to a home on 6th Line Road  and found Francis Lickers Jr, 68, dead inside.  Soh Gwa Yan Di Saws Styres, 20, from Six Nations has been charged with second degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged

Driver charged

VAUGHAN - On June 10, Biana Cherniavski, 28, was on the sidewalk walking her miniature pinscher on Thornhill Woods Drive just after 8pm.  Betty Kestenberg, 85, lost control, mounted the curb and struck and killed both the woman and her dog.  (CityNews) 

Impaired charges

LONDON, ON - OPP officers responded to a single motor vehicle collision in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 SW of London just after 8:33pm on Saturday.  Mohamed Koko, was also taken to hospital but died from his injuries.  James Lugela, 25, of Calgary, is charged.  (CTV) 

Suspect dies

BLUE MOUNTAIN - Michael Rogers, 56, and Kathryn Rogers, 55, were found dead in their home on June 6, 2012.  Michael’s younger brother Adam, 48, died in a car crash 2 days later.  (CityNews) MORE:   Investigation concluded   Murder    Signs point to targeted killing  

1 suspect arrested

EDMONTON - Brian Boysis, 31, was arrested in connection to the stabbing death of Gregory Pratt, 31.  On August 2, police issued arrest warrants for Boysis and another suspect, Adrian Janvier, 20.  (CTV)

Wanted

Killer allegedly strikes again

Homicide

Fight death 

Police charge 3 men

TORONTO - Christopher Kotsopoulous, 26, was at his former home in Swansea Mews visiting a friend when an altercation broke out between him and 5 men on the complex's grounds.  Christopher Shaw, 21, Jeffrey Truong, 25, and Eli Goldman, 23, are each charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV) 

3 charged

Men charged

Shooting victim

Shooting 

Victim identified

CALGARY - John MacPherson, 38, died as the result of a stabbing.  Judah Diew Long, 34, of Calgary, is charged with one count of manslaughter.  (CTV) 

Deadly irony

Charge in suspicious death

Maybe drug related

Charge laid

Victim dies from wounds

Domestic violence

EDMONTON - Jimmy Steve Rivas-Magana, 26, had been charged with second degree murder in the death of his wife of a few months, Yeny Alfaro, 26.   (CTV) 

Husband charged

Newlywed charged 

Victim identified

Domestic violence

Death a homicide   

Charged in wife's death

OTTAWA - Howard Richmond, 50, a Canadian soldier has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 28-year-old wife, Melissa Richmond.  (CBC)  

Charged

Soldier charged

Body is missing woman

Multiple stab wounds

Worries escalate

Body found

Body found

WINNIPEG - Police have confirmed that a body found in the Red River is Lisa Gibson, the mother who disappeared after her 2 children were found fatally injured in the family's home.   (CBC) 

Body is mom

Body identified

Postpartum depression stigma

2 children dead

2 children dead, mom missing   

Man shot dead

BRAMPTON - Ricky Ricardo Dunkley, 25, was shot during a party at the Bovaird Banquet Hall.   (Toronto Star)  

Victim identified

Police ID victim

Banquet hall shooting

Investigation underway

Wife murdered

AJAX - Police say Nasira Fazli, 31, was found in a townhouse on Torr Lane with obvious signs of trauma.  Fazli's husband, Feraidon Mohammad Imbrahem, 31, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Woman dead, man in custody   Woman found dead

Charged

YELLOWKNIFE - The body of Yvonne Desjarlais, 63, of Lutselk'e was found near 53rd St and 50th Ave in downtown Yellowknife on Dec 30, 2012. David Richard Harrison, 28, was arrested.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Police need help   Death ruled a homicide

Inmate death

KINGSTON - An Ottawa man has died after an altercation inside the Collins Bay Institution.   Shawn McKenzie, 24, died from injuries suffered in a fight with a 41-year-old prisoner.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Teen sentenced as adult  

Body identified

KITCHENER - Police have identified a woman whose body was found in the Grand River as Erin Howlett, 28, of Elmira.  She was last heard from on June 27, when she departed for Toronto with an "unknown friend."  (CBC)   MORE:   Identified

Arrest

TORONTO - Derrick Witter, 52,  was arrested and charged with killing Hussein Sobrie, 45.  (CBC)   MORE:   Manslaughter charge 

Homicide

TERRACE - The man found dead at his Sparks St area home was Nathan Ward, 29.  (Terrace Standard)  MORE:   Victim identified

Son charged

PRINCE ALBERT - Alvin Elliot Buckwold, 31, son of SK lawyer Ian Buckwold, 64, is charged with second-degree murder in his father's death. (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged   Son battled schizophrenia

Couple charged

TORONTO - The victim has been identified as 26-month-old Nicholas Cruz.  Marleny Cruz, 25, and Joel France, 36, have both been charged with second-degree murder. (QMI)  MORE:   Toddler killed

Grandma sentenced

MILTON - In an agreed statement of facts Leslie MacDonald, 52, admitted that on June 26 she was supposed to take her grandson Maximus Huyskens, to daycare.  (CP)  PREVIOUS:   Grandmother charged   Toddler identified   Heat exposure  

Convicted

ANTIGONISH - William Lionel Edmund Byron Fogarty , 32, was convicted.  Kory Mattie, 16,  was pronounced dead at the scene.  Nicholas Landry, 17, died later in hospital. (CTV)   MORE:   Driver guilty   Convicted   Man charged 

Victim dies

TORONTO - A victim in a hit-and-run in the city’s east end last week has succumbed to his injuries.  A suspect, identified by police as Kyle Hazelton, 30, of Toronto, is charged.  (CP24)

Man charged

WHITEHORSE - Alexander Dennis, 21,  is charged with killing Gordon Tubman, 41, and setting his trailer on fire in 2010.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Man died   Foul play suspected 

Fight death

PIGEON LAKE - Police said Jared Brown, 30, died as a result of injuries suffered in a fight.  Randal Cardinal, 23, was charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged

Victim identified

TORONTO - Police ruled the death of Janina Wrigglesworth, 72, a homicide, and believe the fire was started in an attempt to cover up the crime.  (CityNews)  PREVIOUS:   Police release name   Death a homicide

Arrests

SASKATOON - 2 men are facing first degree murder charges in the death of 25-year-old Alexander "AJ" Holdner.  Kyle Scott and Robert McCamon, aged 18 and 19, are both are from Young, SK. That is also Holdner's hometown.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:  Homicide   Police investigating    

Man charged

GEORGINA - Police were called to Pollock Road around 4:45am Saturday after the body of a man was found on the roadway.  The victim was transported to hospital where he died.  Christian De Freitas, 18, of East Gwillimbury turned himself in to police.  (CityNews)   PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run victim dies

Driving while disqualified

EDMONTON - Derrick O’Connor, 27, is charged with hit and run causing death and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death in the crash that killed Travis Hurlbert, 18.    (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Charged

Victim identified

TORONTO - Rebecca Ransome, 27, was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries.  Kyle Padmore, 26, of Toronto, has been charged with second-degree murder. (CityNews)   MORE:   Homicide victim   Stabbing   Woman dead, man in custody

Arrest

MADRID - Aurea Vazquez Rijos was arrested by the Spanish police at an airport in Madrid.  A US grand jury charged Vazquez in 2008 with offering a man $3M to kill her husband Adam Anhang.  Anhang, 32, was beaten and stabbed to death in Puerto Rican in Sept 2005 as he walked with Vazquez.  (AP)   MORE:   Murder of Adam Anhang

Stepson charged

CALGARY - Derek Puffer, 35, Donna Lee Powers' adopted son was allegedly found naked on the side of the road near Southland Dr and 14 St SW about 5am leading officers to a nearby home.  There they found 71-year-old Billy Powers and his 64-year-old wife dead.  (QMI)  MORE:   Stabbed   Psych exam   Broadcaster and wife found dead   2 bodies found 

Suspect charged

WINNIPEG - Michael James Flett, 30, was found suffering from stab wounds shortly after 4:30am on June 29 in the 400-block of Manitoba Ave.  Michael Aaron Roulette, 18, of Winnipeg faces.  (CTV)  MORE:   Arrest

Woman charged 

MARKHAM - Police say Shabana Ahmed, 55, has been charged in a collision that killed one pedestrian and seriously injured another.  (CP24)   MORE:   Driver charged   Woman charged 

Victim identified

KAMLOOPS -  Michael Irving Young, 32, also known as Michael Hauk, was the victim of an apparent murder.  (Kamloops this week)   PREVIOUS:   Homicide probe   Possible murder

Shooting

LAVAL - A man (Hiroshige Glonessian) was shot and killed overnight in Laval.  (CTV)  MORE:   Body found   Hiroshige Glonessian know to police    Man slain   Project Painter   OC group dismantled

Charge in death of toddler

CALGARY - On May 2, 2012, Mackenzy Woolfsmith, a 21-month-old girl, was critically injured in an incident at a dayhome in the 100 block of Elgin Heath SE.  Caitlin Jarosz has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the child’s death.  (CTV)  

 

Police arrest owner

Charged

Death deemed homicide

More questions in death

Death now a homicide

Not guilty

WINNIPEG - Brittany Murray, 21, died in October 2010.  She was working as a flag person on Highway 207 south of Dugald when she was hit.  Mitchell Blostein, 69,  was charged with Dangerous Driving Causing Death.  (CTV)  MORE:   Senior found not guilty

Brothers had ties

MONTREAL - Jamie Laramee, 37, and his brother Cody, 25, were shot and killed while sitting inside the Nite Lite bar in LaSalle.  The West End gang reportedly has a strong foothold in smuggling drugs through the Port of Montreal.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:  Shooting   2 men shot 

Person of interest

KELOWNA - Ashley Neville, 27, was killed inside her home in the 300-block of Yates Road.  (Kelowna Cap News)   MORE:   Homicide   RCMP confirm suspicious death   Woman found dead

Arrest in stabbing death

WINNIPEG - Brian O’Donnell, 68, was found inside the rooming house where he lived.  Naomi Shianne Ross, 18, is charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Investigations

Accused barred

SHESHATSHIU - Friends and relatives of Bernice Rich, 21, said they were shocked to learn that Gordon Milley, 30, the man accused of killing her had been ordered by a judge to stay away from Sheshatshiu, where the murder occurred.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Murder charge

Stabbing

WINNIPEG - Officers located 2 male victims suffering from knife wounds.  John James Allan Lund, 25, died from his injuries.  Anton Joseph Biggeorge, 22, has been charged with second-degree murder and attempted murder. (Winnipeg Free Press)    MORE:   Murders   Stabbings at house party

Homicide-suicide

TIGNISH - Autopsy results show Patricia Hennessey, 37, and Nash Campbell, 4, had prescription drugs in their systems when they died of smoke inhalation on Martin Road in St. Felix.  (CBC)   

Murder-suicide

Mother and son

Mother has just lost custody

Bodies found

Tragedy in St Felix 

Police seeking witnesses

MISSISSAUGA - Police say Shui-Fen Chan, 71, sustained head trauma and was transported to a hospital where she later died.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Hit-and-run 

Charged

THUNDER BAY - An 18-year-old man faces a murder charge in the death of Shannon Ashley Hogan, 30.  She was found in a north-side laneway July 16.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Victim identified

Disappearance arrest

HALIFAX - RCMP say they have arrested a 50-year-old man in connection with the disappearance of a Halifax woman.  Reita Louise Jordan, 34, was last seen at her boyfriend’s home in Tantallon, NS on March 19.   (CTV)  MORE:   RCMP search boyfriend's home 

'Crime of passion'

ACAPULCO - Mexican authorities say 3 teens have been arrested in connection to the June 16 slaying of former Hamilton landlord and businessman Ronald Burridge.  The suspects - aged 16, 17 and one younger than 16 - are being held in custody.  (CBC)

Charges laid

BEAVERTON - Brandon Carreira, 25, is charged with impaired driving causing death.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Man charged   A mother's heartache

Human remains

BLOOD TRIBE - The deceased has been identified as Jaimie Black Rabbit, 25.  An 18-year-old male is in custody. (Lethbridge News) 

Suspect charged

PETAWAWA - Brian David Goddard, 25, faces one count of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder.  Upon arrival, emergency crews Danny Petersma, 56, dead inside the home. (CTV)  MORE:   Murder charge   Suspect in custody 

Arrest

HAMILTON - Officers found Kadar Omar’s body in his King St W home.  They arrested Zacharias Thibeault, 28, on a charge of second-degree murder.   (CityNews)  PREVIOUS:  Homicide   Death a homicide   Police probe homicide

Woman charged

OSHAWA - Just before 12:30am, officers got a call for trouble in the victim’s apartment on Wayne Ave in north Oshawa.  When they arrived they found the body of the victim, now identified as Alletta Rusnell, 89, with obvious injuries.  Sharon Baksha, 34, of Oshawa was arrested at the scene and has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CityNews)  PREVIOUS:   Woman to be charged   Murder victim   Victim ID'd

Bail

WOODSTOCK - Jeffery De La Penotiere, 38, was released from custody following a bail hearing.  A pickup truck collided with a vehicle near Douro St & Elizabeth St about 9:45pm Saturday.  The male driver of the vehicle died at the scene and his female passenger was airlifted to London Health Sciences Centre with critical injuries.  (Woodstock Sentinel Review)  PREVIOUS:   Suspected impaired

4 arrested

MONTREAL - Police have arrested 4 people in l'Assomption, in connection with the death of a 31-year-old man.  Officers said the victim (Yvon Lafond) was riddled with bullets as he left his vehicle in the Lanaudière region.  (CBC) MORE:   Man riddled with bullets   Reckoning   Police question 4 

Identified

REGINA - Police say Chris Nicolychuk, 29, was struck and killed while he was walking along the Ring Road between Albert St and Argyle St.   Shane Bensette, 25, made his first court appearance on a charge of failing to report an accident causing death. (CTV)    MORE:   Victim a good friend   Hit-and-run 

Man murdered

TORONTO - Police were called to the building at 35 Empress Ave, just before 3am.  Byron Linares, 27, died of a single gunshot wound.  (CityNews)  PREVIOUS:  Looking for witness   Shooting   Man found dead   Man shot

Son faces charge

MONTREAL - Police were called to Hufford St., a small, residential street in St-Laurent at about 3:30am, where Tony Koulakis’s body was discovered. Police arrested Johnny Koulakist.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Son arrested   Police arrest son   Tony Koulakis  

Homicide

GRANDE PRAIRIE - The victim has been identified as Patrick Kearney, 51, of Grande Prairie.   (HQ Grande Prairie)  

Homicide investigation
Walker found by RCMP
Body found

Charged

ARNPRIOR -  Brodie Armstrong, 21, died from injuries when he was found on the ground beside a vehicle along Russell St North in Arnprior.  Police have now charged Jesse Gervais, 22, also of Arnprior, with first-degree murder.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Homicide  

NCR

EDMONTON - Justice Vital Ouellette ruled that Tirth Sehmbi, 39, was suffering from a mental disorder at the time of the July 10, 2010, slaying of Rajpinder Sehmbi.   (QMI)   PREVIOUS:   Rajpinder Kaur Sehmbi    Mountie claims mental illness   Officer's wife shot

Assault to be upgraded

ST CATHARINES - Police were called to Cosby St for an altercation.  Michael Motz, 28, succumbed to his injuries.  Police say charges against Anita Kooger, 45, and Ulysses Alligood, 21, are expected to be upgraded to second-degree murder. (CP)

Charges upgraded again

OTTAWA - Michael Wassill, 21, was stabbed in the neck while his family said he was protecting a friend.  Carson Morin, 20, is now facing an upgraded charge of first-degree murder after Michael Wassill's death.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Charges upgraded  

Suspected homicide

WATROUS - The case of James Carlson has been considered a homicide ever since he went missing 5 years ago.  In May of 2008 police found his abandoned work truck and, after examining his house in Watrous, determined he was a victim of murder.  (CBC)  James Carlson 

Arrest

BURLINGTON - Barry Debie was found suffering from slash wounds in his townhouse unit on Mountainside Drive in Burlington.  Calvin Gordon Green, 19, is facing a charge of second-degree murder.  (CityNews)   PREVIOUS:   Teen identified   Dead teen found

Possible reprisal

MONTREAL - According to reports, the victim, who was hit by at least one shot gun on the sidewalk at the corner of Decarie and Cote-Vertu Blvds, just before midnight, is Ali Samimi Rad, 23, a residing in the borough of Saint-Laurent.  (La Presse)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Man shot   Man shot dead  

Stabbing

MONTREAL - 2 residents, Thierry Bazile and Harry Avil Genelle, had a violent quarrel in a hallway of their Grenet St apartment building.  It ended with the death of Bazile, 39.  Genelle, 27, was charged with manslaughter and released on condition.   (La Presse)  PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Neighbour stabbed   Knifed to death

Impulsive murderers are less intelligent than calculated killers

Impulsive murderers are more likely to have impaired brainpower or disabilities than premeditated murderers, scientists say.  (Telegraph UK)   REPORT:  Neuropsychological and intellectual differences between types of murderers

Man charged

MISSISSAUGA - Peel police have charged a 32-year-old man after a fatal crash in Mississauga.  Police said the driver of the van tried to run away, but an off-duty officer who saw the crash caught up with him not far away.  Mihajlo Radovanovic has been charged.  (CityNews) 

Charges stayed

TORONTO - Anthony Smith, 21, was shot and killed outside a Toronto nightclub last March, but his death gained extra notoriety when a photo surfaced of him with Mayor Rob Ford and two alleged gang members.  Hanad Mohamed was originally charged with first-degree murder in Smith’s death, but those charges were later downgraded.  Nisar Hashimi pleaded guilty to manslaughter and aggravated assault and is serving a 9-year sentence. (CP) 

 

Charges dropped  

Guilty plea

2nd arrest

2nd man accused

2nd arrest

Suspect surrenders

Police name suspect

Victim identified 

Man dies from injuries

Shot, run over by boat

PETIT-DE-GRAT - One of the suspects in the murder of Phillip Boudreau told police the victim was shot and then run down as he sat helpless in a stalled motor boat.   (CBC)  

Is Boudreau really a victim?

2 more charged

Charges

Murder charge

Altercation with larger boat

Fishing boat seized

Infant body found

TORONTO - Police have located the body of an infant girl after searching a tractor-trailer at a storage facility in Cambridge, ON.    Angelica Spanidis, 25, of Toronto, was charged with first-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   Woman faces charges   Body missing   Remains not found

2 years

VANCOUVER - Surrey provincial court heard Allan Simpson Wood was going about 91 kilometre per hour when he plowed his pickup truck into Bryan McCron’s car in Surrey on July 19, 2010.  Wood pleaded guilty to dangerous driving causing death and assault last month.  (CTV) MORE:   Driver gets 2 years   Driver pleas guilty

Police seeking info

EDMONTON - Police said that Ivan Junior Stamp, 31, was found in the area of 68 Ave & 170 St at about 4pm.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death

Drug dispute

MONTREAL - Pascal Gendron Rousseau, 21, is accused of stabbing and killing (Sylvain Fortin) a 47-year-old man.  (CTV)   MORE:   Small dealers  Stabbing   Suspect arrested 

2 charged

EDMONTON - Around 10:45am on June 12, 2013, staff at the Norwood Golden Manor seniors' residence discovered the body of Lawrence Glen Semeniuk, 67.  Trinna Lynn Sowan, 35, and Donald Albert Kleppe (aka Donald/Donnie Emberg), 28, are charged.   (QMI)  

 

Investigators charge 2

Charged in homicide

Charges

Man was slain

Handled as homicide

 

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