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Warrant issued

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

Arrested 

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

Guilty plea

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

Victim ID'd

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

Nameless

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

Impaired charge

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

Son accused

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

Woman charged

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

Protection order dismissed

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

Arrest

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

Charged

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

Homicide

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

Murder-suicide

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

Found guilty

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

Stabbing

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

4 charged

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

2nd man charged

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

Charge laid

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

Woman charged

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

Body found

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

Charge

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

Charged

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

Both murder victims

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

Hit-and-run arrest

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

Hope turns to heartbreak

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

Another murder charge

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

Impaired

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

Suspect arrested

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

Homicide

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

Identified

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

30 months

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

Warrants issued

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

4 years

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

Fatal arson

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

Domestic stabbing

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

Father pleads guilty

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

Victim had ties

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

Man charged

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

2 arrested

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

Arrests made

RCMP looking for 3rd man

Body found

Man was murdered     

Charged

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

Charged  

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

Identified

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

Charged

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

Homicide

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

Identified

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

Wanted on impaired driving

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

2 more changed

CALGARY - On Sept 14, 2015, emergency crews found Christian Jovanovic, 41, dead. Lee Sheldon Kelner, 33, and Jason Edward Harwood, 43, have been charged with second degree murder.  Martin Allan Rangers, 35, was also charged with second degree murder in Jovanovic's death last year.   (CTV)   MORE:   2 more changed   2 charged   New murder charges   Charged   Police looking for stolen car   Man charged   

Assault victim dies

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

2 charged

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

Man charged

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

Identified

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

Charge

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

Not guilty

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

Charged

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

Cops cast wide net  

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

Verdicts

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

Assault

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

Cold case charge

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

Wanted

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

Son charged

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

Impaired charge

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

Cold case charge

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

Identified

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

2nd man charged

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

Different opinions

REGINA - An autopsy report into the death of Nadine Machiskinic concluded she was severely intoxicated due to a cocktail of drugs in her system'  SK forensic pathologist Shaun Ladham then concluded the 'manner of her death should be listed as undetermined.'   But SK's chief coroner issued a final report calling the 29-year-old's death accidental and police closed the case.   (CBC)  MORE:   Inquest called     Death accidental   Family file lawsuit   Laundry chute death   

Arrest made 

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

Murder-suicide

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

2 charged  

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

Charged

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

Cold case charge

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

Shooting linked to Mafia

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

Disappearance declared murder

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

Charged  

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

Charged 

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

Sentenced

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

Stabbed to death

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

Death a homicide

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

Son charged

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

Identified

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

Victim identified 

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

Victim ID'd

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

Warrant issued

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

Police seek witness

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

4 years

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

Shooting

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

Charged

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

Identified

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

10 years

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

10 year sentence  

Guilty plea

Pleads guilty  

Guilty plea

Top defense lawyer

Vehicle caught fire in police custody

Neville-Lake Family fund

3 brothers, grandfather killed

3 children, 1 man killed

History of provincial offences

Twice the speed limit 

Triple homicide 

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

3 women dead

Victims identified

Court orders against ex-boyfriend

Kuzyk

Warmerdam

Culleton

Charges laid

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

Warrant issued

BROOKS - Mohamed Jama Abdi, 44, was last heard from on July 14.  Police issued a Canada-wide warrant for the arrest of Ali Abdullahi Awale, 40Investigators believe Awale left Brooks on a bus on July 16 and boarded a plane in Toronto on July 23 bound for Somalia.  (CTV)  MORE:   Remains   Remains missing man   Remains identified    Warrant issued   Canada wide warrant  

Charged

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

Arrested

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

Woman charged

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

Charged

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

Semi-driver charged

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

Homicide investigating   

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

Man found dead

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

Impaired charge

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

Identified  

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

Charged

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

Charged 

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

Suspicious death

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

Identified

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

Charges 

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

Charged

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

Son charged

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

Foul play suspected

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

Charged

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

Husband smothered wife

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

2 teens charged

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

Believed to be homicide victim

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

Charges stayed

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

Identified

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

Potential witnesses

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

Stabbing

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

Remains ID'd 

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

Man faces charges

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

12 years

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

4 charged 

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

4 arrested

4 charged

4 facing charges

Identified

Remains identified

Woman's body ID'd 

5 years

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

Shooting

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

13-month old dies

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

Identified

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

Police seek witnesses

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

Facing murder charges 

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

Arrested

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

Charged

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

16 years

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

Sister charged

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

Pair facing charges

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

Charged

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

Charges

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

Body of missing woman found

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

Identified

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

Arrested

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

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:   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:  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.  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:   Search for answers

Fugitive charged

EDMONTON - Jason Steadman, 41, had assumed the identity of Robert Aubrey-Maxwell, 27, an Ontario man missing since 2012. Proceedings are under way to return him to Canada to face the murder charge in the death of Dwayne Demkiw.  (Globe & Mail)  MORE:   Wanted for murder   Lived as missing man, killed rival   Remains identified   Remains those of missing   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   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

Arrest

CONKLIN - Trevor Powder, 21, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder for the shooting death of Tyler David McDermid, 20.   (Sun Media)  MORE:   Arrest   Victim identified 

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)      

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.      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:   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    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

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.   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)  

 

Charged

12-year-old stabbed  

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.  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    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.  MORE:   Son sought   Wanted   Suspect arrested in Montreal  

Man faces charge

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

Identified

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

Charged

CALGARY - The shooting deaths of Jason Quinn Antonio, 39, in Marlborough Park and Taylor John Zanoni, 23, in an office building in Willow Park are connected to drug activity.  Gursharanjit Parmar, 32, and Joshua Lloyd Okabe, 30, have been charged with 2 counts of first degree murder.  (CTV)

Meth kingpin

Homicide investigating

Shooting

Meth bust

Victim identified

Identified

Shooting victim     

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)  

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 

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

75 years

WINNIPEG - John Paul Ostamas, 40, received a life sentence for 3 second-degree murder convictions, and won't be eligible for parole for 75 years.  Miles Monias, Stony Stanley Bushie and Donald Collins were attacked in April 2015 on the streets of downtown Winnipeg. Ostamas confessed to killing the men.  (CBC)  

Life in prison

Harshest sentence

Charged with 3 murders

Charged in 3 deaths

Charged

Suspect in custody

Assault victim dies

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.  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:    Woman mourned    

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   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:   Youth reported arrested   15-year-old charged   DNA samples   FN complies   Homicide   Death a homicide    

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

 

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