Murder Headlines 

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Charged

REGINA - Christopher Guy MacGregor, 41, has been charged with second-degree murder in the 2014 stabbing death of Marvin Bruce Sefton.   (CBC)    

Charge laid

Man charged

Charge stayed

Woman charged

Family in shock

Homicide

SQUAMISH - RCMP were called to the Cliffside Pub and found a man lying on the ground with head injuries.  The 54-year-old, identified as Clifton Mawer, died in hospital.  (News1130)   MORE:   IHIT investigating   Police probe death

Charged

MASKWACIS - RCMP have charged Tyrus Brent White, 31, with second-degree murder in the death of Dale Selmer Christensen, 52, of Wetaskiwin.   MORE:   Cab driver killed   Cab driver slain

Stabbing

SASKATOON - Police are investigating an incident outside of a bar that led to the stabbing death of Dustin Boulet, 29, and sent 2 other men to hospital.  (CBC)   MORE:   2 charged   Killed celebrating birthday    

Charges

EDMONTON - Charges of second degree murder have been laid against Richard Lacarte, 47, in connection with the March death of Demetrios Karahalios.  PREVIOUS:   Body found    Suspicious death  

Sketches released

CALGARY - Don and Roxanne Carlson were found dead in their Lake Erie Rd SE home on Feb 15, 2014.  The Homicide Unit was called in to investigate.  (CTV)

CPS

Reward

Double murder reward

2 bodies found  

Charged

JOLIETTE - Guillaume Gelinas, 22, was charged with 2 counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of his father, Luc Gelinas, 54 and his father's partner, Julie Lemieux. 35.   (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged

Parents face charges

CALGARY - Rodica and Emil Radita, parents of a 15-year-old boy are facing first-degree murder charges after tests concluded he died from complications due to untreated diabetes in May 2013.   (CBC)  MORE:   Parents charged     

Charges

MONTREAL - Police have charged 1 man with second-degree murder in the death of Tricia Boisvert, and say they are now looking for a possible accomplice.  According to police, Boisvert was killed on Jan. 17 in her apartment in Little Burgundy.   (CTV)

 

Boucher turns himself in

Possible homicide

Police confirm murder  

Teen pleads guilty

TROIS-RIVIERES - A teenager at the centre of a love triangle that led to triple murder pleaded guilty to murdering  Raphaelle Boisvert and her boyfriend Jessy Chevalier, both 17, and Raphaelle's sister Roxanne, 22.    (QMI)   MORE:   Guilty plea  Teens plotted more killings   

Charged

NEWMARKET - Police tracked John Jansen, 38, to a home in Bradford and arrested him.   The double stabbing happened on the evening of Feb. 12.  One of the victims, 65-year-old Ronidy Roseborough of Newmarket, died in hospital. (City News)    MORE:  Police ID suspect

Stabbing

CALGARY - Carlton Edlund, 50, staggered into the Delta Bow Valley hotel on the 200-block of 4 Ave SE searching for help after suffering stab wounds police believe he sustained blocks away.  (QMI)  MORE:   Police investigating   Video surveillance

Charged

EDMONTON - Travis Noskiye, 22, has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 2-year-old girl a year ago.  The girl was in care of the man and his common-law wife on the Bigstone Cree Nation.  RCMP were called on Feb. 13, 2013, to assist with an unresponsive child. 

Prison sentence

REGINA -  Tammy Goforth was sentenced for second-degree murder to life in prison with eligibility of parole after 17 years.  Her husband Kevin Goforth, found guilty of manslaughter, was sentenced to 15 years and with credits will spend 14 years in prison.  (Global)  MORE:   Guardians sentenced     Found guilty   Jury finds guilty   Couple face charges   

New trial ordered

BRAMPTON - Ontario’s top court has ordered a new trial for Jamal Johnson, a man convicted of first-degree murder for his part in the failed robbery and fatal stabbing of Akila Badhanage, 16, in Sept 2007.(Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   3 convicted   Charges in stabbing   Charges laid   'Outstanding' son   16-year-old murdered

Charged

MONTREAL - Roody Louis, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder following the weekend murder of a 48-year-old man.  Police say Louis attacked a man near St Dominique St and De Maisonneuve Blvd, stabbing and killing him.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Stabbing 

Charged

COLD LAKE - RCMP have arrested Brent Janvier, 30, and charged him with second-degree murder in the death of Justin Alexander Janvier, 18, on Saturday.  Both men are from the Cold Lake First Nation.    

Victim remembered

FREDERICTON - Christian Grueso Salas, 24,  was found by police after they were called to Angelview Court on Feb 16 at about 2am.   (CBC)

Identified

WINNIPEG - Joshua Bentley, 18, died after an assault involving a 20-year-old man around 11:30pm.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Homicide  

Stabbing

SMITHERS - Kelly Andrew Johnson, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing and Francis George Namox, 26.   (CTV)   MORE:   Victim ID'd     

Victim identified

OTTAWA - Family have identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run as Yvonne Hendrikx.  Police are still looking for the driver of the transport truck. (CTV)  MORE:   Hit-and-run victim  

Charged

NIAGARA FALLS - Police said Terri Nichols, 51, was charged following an investigation into a single-car crash.  Gordon Hall, 33, was ejected from a Buick Allure when it crashed. (QMI)    MORE:   Murder charge   Murder charges in fatal collision   Woman faces murder charge

Youth arrested

MASKWACIS - RCMP said an autopsy determined Jacob Soosay, 20, was fatally shot - and his death appeared to be gang related.  A 16-year-old boy from the Samson Cree Nation has been arrested.  (CTV)  MORE:    Murder charge   Man killed 

 Shooting

TORONTO - Police say Hung Pham, 27, was found seated in a car at 10:30pm Sunday on Bisset Ave near Hargrove Lane, suffering from obvious gunshot wounds. (CTV) MORE:   Victim identified 

Canadian couple found dead 

AJIJIC - Edward Kular, 84, and Nina Discombe, 72, were found dead by their gardener in a pool of blood in the living room of their home.   (CTV)  MORE:  Couple slain in own home  

Stabbing victim succumbs

TORONTO - Matthew Archibald, 40, was stabbed inside the building on Dawes Rd just before midnight on Jan 20.  Andrew Jackson, 30, was charged.  (CP24)   MORE:   Victim succumbs   Victim identified 

 Father charged

TORONTO - Evangeline Adotey, 6, was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.  Jason Adotey, 35, is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.  (CBC)   MORE:    Father charged   Man charged 

Charged

HALIFAX - Blake Leggette, 25, and Victoria Henneberry, 28, were charged after Loretta Saunders' body was found.  Police allege the 26-year-old woman was at a Halifax apartment she once shared with the 2 accused.(CP) 

 

2 accused

Murder charges laid

Body found

Body found

Murder

TORONTO - An elderly man who died in a 10 Jeffton Crescent house fire was murdered.  John Aguiar, 87, and Avelino Aguiar, 55, both died.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Fire that killed father was set by son   Murder-suicide suspected   House fire deaths   

Pilot pleads guilty

CHILLIWACK -  William Jon Orders pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing the death of 28-year-old Lenami Godinez-Avila, who fell from Orders' hang-glider shortly after takeoff above BC's Fraser Valley on April 28, 2012.  (CP) 

Arrests

GATINEAU - Rene Donald Samson, 24, and Sonia Vilon, 39, have been arrested in the murders of Amanda Trottier and Travis Votour on Jan. 26, 2014.  (Sun Media) MORE:   2nd suspect arrested   Accused   Woman faces charges   Suspect   Homicides   Double homicide  

Victim identified

TORONTO - Officers got a call just before 2am about the shooting on Scarlettwood Court.  Police have identified him as Colin Mohamed, 31.  (CityNews)   MORE:   Police identify victim    Man dies in hospital  

Suspicious death

KELOWNA - RCMP have identified the 32-year-old victim in Saturday’s suspicious death on Highway 33 in Kelowna’s Rutland neighbourhood as Christopher Ausman of Kelowna.  (Global)   MORE:   Man found dead   Body found   Man found dead   Brother says murdered     

Suspect surrenders

HOLLYWOOD - A suspect in the death of a Canadian man in South Florida has reportedly turned himself in to police.  An arrest warrant had been issued for Twane Dobard after the body of 58-year-old Domenico Perruccio in Hollywood, Fla.  (CBC)   MORE:   Canadian tourist stabbed 

Arrest

HIGH LEVEL - Investigators have charged Kevin Manfredo Munoz-Avilez, 31, with second degree murder in the death of 21-year old Fort Vermillion man.    MORE: Stabbing

2 charged

TORONTO - The victim, Osman Awad, 24, died in hospital.  Police determined he was assaulted by 2 men and they arrested Joey Dionne, 20, and Justine Dionne, 19.  (CityNews)  MORE:   Brothers charged   Victim dies

Shot at party

DRIFTPILE RIVER - Officers found Dallas Belcourt, 14, suffering from a gunshot wound and a man with lacerations to his hand and head.  Blake Francis Giroux, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder and aggravated assault.   PREVIOUS:    Shooting

Identifed

HAMILTON - Margaret Elizabeth Steer, 56, was stabbed to death 00 MacNab St N   Karen Flynn, 43, of Hamilton, is charged with second-degree murder and assault with a weapon.  (Spectator)  MORE:   Identified   Woman charged     Woman stabbed

4th death

ST-ISIDORE -  Nancy Samson, 44, and Benoit Daigle, 39, were killed outside their home in Ste-Croix-de-Lotbiniere.  Clues at the scene prompted police to the home of Samson's ex-husband.  That's where police found the body of Medora Godin, 13, along with the unconscious forms of Martin Godin, 54, and Beatrice Godin, 11.  (CTV)  

 

Girl dies of injuries
Suspect dies
Raging father
3 dead

2nd man arrested

TORONTO - A second arrest has been made in connection to a double homicide that claimed the lives of 2 teenagers in 2014.  Premier Hoang, 18 and Brenda Pathammavong, 16, were found fatally shot inside a car near 172 Centre St E on Jan 8, 2014.  Timothy Doug-Hyun Lee, 24, of Mississauga was arrested on May 2015 and charged.  Kevin Khang Pham was arrested Nov 18 on a Canada-wide warrant.  (Global)

2nd suspect charged

Man charged

Charges

Charges in double murder

Victims identified

Police identify victims

Shooting victims identified

2 dead

Shooting 

Identified

THUNDER BAY - Priscilla Thomas, 38, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Jeffrey Munroe, 35.   (CBC)  MORE:   Murder charge  

Police charge man 

DISCOVERY BAY - Jamaican police have charged Omar Pollack, 29, with murder in connection to the death of Shirley Lewis-McFarlane.    (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Canadian murdered   Woman slain  

Identified

HAMILTON - Police have identified the 23-year-old man who was shot in the head on New Year's Day as Marley Rowe.   (CBC)   MORE:   Victim I'd   Gunned down at party   Murder   Homicide

Arrest

WINNIPEG - Leanne May Henderson, 31, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Keith George McFee.  (QMI)   MORE:   Homicide   Victim identified 

Remains found

CAPE BRETON - Michelle Demers-Kennedy, 58, was reported missing on May 12, 2013.  Michelle's son, Merlin Demers-Kennedy, pleaded guilty to manslaughter.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Guilty plea   Son charged   Son charged    Man arrested    

Canadian murdered

GUATEMALA - Police in Belize have confirmed that a body found in Guatemala is that of Brian Townsend, who lived in the Central American country of Belize for the last 9 years doing missionary work.  (CP)  MORE:   Missing man confirmed dead 

Man charged

ATIKAMEG - RCMP and paramedics were called to a home in Whitefish River at about 12:30pm, after a 21-year-old man was found by family members.  Lucky Darren Thunder, 19, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)   

Confession

EDMONTON - In the cellar of a bungalow near 128 Ave and 72 St, police discovered the body of William Joseph Maclean, 71.  Aaron Kohler, 32, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (QMI)   MORE:   Son charged    Suspicious death   Investigating

NCR

HALIFAX - Glen Race, who was at the centre of an international manhunt after killing 3 men, has been found not criminally responsible for killing Michael Knott and Trevor Brewster in May 2007.  (CBC)  

Found not criminally responsible

Guilty plea to 2 murders

Race pleads guilty

'Unspeakable sorrow'

NCR debate

Guilty in US, but not in Canada

Charged

CASTOR - Jason Klaus has been charged in the deaths of his parents and sister.  The remains of Gordon Klaus, 61, and his daughter Monica Klaus, 40, were found in the rubble of a burnt-out house on Dec. 8, 2013.   The body of Sandra Klaus, 62, was never found.   Joshua Frank, 29, is charged with 3 counts of murder.  (CBC)

 

Arrests made

House explodes

Divers find 'very significant' evidence

Son feels treated like a suspect

2 identified as deceased

Looking for clues

LAVAL - Officers found the bullet-riddled body of Roger Valiquette Jr. in the parking lot of a rotisserie restaurant.   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Mafia shooting   Shooting linked to OC   Mafia    

Twins found guilty

EDMONTON - Twin brothers got two different verdicts in the trail of a teen strangled to death, but both were convicted of the strangulation slaying of student Emmanuel Amoah, 19.   (QMI)    

Shooting

HAMILTON - 2 groups of men got into a fight outside Viva La Pita.  1 member pulled out a hand gun and shot Tyler Johnson, 30.  (CHCH)   MORE:   Victim named   Victim shot

Charged

SUCKER RIVER - Ricky Jonathan Ross, 27, has been charged with murder in the death of Jodi Clarissa Roberts.   (CBC)   MORE:   Arrest made   Charged laid

Charged

EDMONTON - Officers were called to a home in the area of 25 Ave and 46 A St at about 4am, after gunshots were reportedly heard.  Police have identified the victim as Nicholas Kyriacou, 23.  Mohamed Hassan Sheikh Ahmed, 28, has been charged.  (CTV) 

2nd suspect charged

EDMONTON - Police have charged Stanley Vincent James Shawyer, 36, with first degree murder in the death of 28-year old Philipp Woehrle in May, 2012.  Thaven Gardiner, 38, was earlier charged with first degree murder.  MORE:   2nd person charged   Arrested   Charged    

Arrest

KITCHENER - The man charged with first degree murder in the death of Erin Howlett, 28, has been identified as Michael Ball, 22, of Kitchener.   (CBC)  MORE:   Charged   More than 30 charges   Foul play

Charged

MONTREAL - Sherri Thomas, 19, was killed in her home on Grand Blvd around 8am.  Thomas's boyfriend, Michael Gero, 23, was arrested at the scene.   (CTV)  MORE:   Charged

3 charged

TORONTO - Jermaine Dunkley, 30, Reshane Hayles-Wilson, 25, and  Sheldon Tingle, 34, have been charged in connection with the targeted killing of Neeko Mitchell, 25, outside of the North Kipling Community Centre on Nov 24, 2013.     (Global) 

Charged 

Gang leader charged

Suspects

3 suspects caught on video

Victim ID'd

Police ID man

Friends mourn

Police identify victim

Shooting

Beating death

WINNIPEG - Patrick Jeremy Hill, 25, has been charged in the death of  Stacy Ralph Barkman, 39.   (CBC)   MORE:   Charged laid

Victim identified

HAMILTON - The victim is Jiali Zhang, 40.  Dalibor Klaric, 35, of Stoney Creek, faces a first-degree murder charge.   (CBC) PREVIOUS:   Charged   Blunt force trauma

Evidence goes missing

GOOSE BAY - Thomas Michel has seen the charges withdrawn because a key piece of evidence - the baby's brain - can no longer be found.  He was charged in Nov 2013 with murder in the death of his son, Matthew Rich.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Father charged 

Charged

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

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)

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

Shooting

Fatal shooting

Murder 

Inquest

PRINCE ALBERT -  John Bob Glen Custer was 19 when he was found dead in his cell at the Prince Albert Correctional Centre on Nov. 24, 2013.  He was being held on remand in connection with the death of Heather Ballantyne, 40, from Pelican Narrows.  (CBC) 

 

Inmate's suicide

Accused dies in jail

Man charged

Man charged in strangulation death of aunt

Murder charge

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 

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

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:   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  

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 

Teen sentenced

PORT HOOD - The teen was impaired by drugs and alcohol when the July 2013 crash occurred.  Logan MacIntyre, 17, his brother Morgan MacIntyre, 19, Joel Chandler, 20, were killed.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   17-year-old charged    Charged

Guilty plea

BERENS RIVER - Lois Cook, 38, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the July 31, 2010 death of David Brown Hudson.  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)  

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  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Man stabbed sister & mother  

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)  MORE:   Murder

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  

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

Homicdes 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.  (Grobal)   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  

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:   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

Died as a result of gunshot

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

'A cruel death'

HAMILTON - Michael Sullivan died at Hamilton General Hospital. Police have recovered the black Ford F150 they believe was used to run Sullivan down in the east end.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   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.  MORE:   No evidence of foul play

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)  

Police make arrests

Did bar fight precede shooting

Biker 'a real sweetheart'

Ex Hells Angel gunned down

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 

 

Another murder charge

BRAMPTON - Melissa Merritt and her common-law husband Christopher Fattore had already been facing first-degree murder charges in the deaths of Merritt's ex-husband Caleb Harrison and his mother, Bridget Harrison.  The pair were also charged with first-degree murder in the death of William Harrison.  (CP)  

All found dead in same home

Couple accused of 3 murders in same family

Couple arrested

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) 

Impaired charged

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:   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

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     

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

Inmate homicide

Homicide

Death being probed 

Homicide

EDMONTON - Tyrone Bell, 27, died from multiple gunshot wounds Friday, Oct 4.  (CTV)   MORE:    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)  

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 stabbing in Windsor that left University of Windsor student Kevin Kugathasan, 19, dead and 5 others injured.    (CBC)

 

4th person charged

Knife fight

 

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   

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) 

Charged in stabbing death

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

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)   MORE:   Husband charged   Homicide   Woman murdered

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) 


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

Multiple murders

Victims of drug trade

Decapitation victim ID'd

Victim ID'd

Shooting in Lloydminster   

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.   MORE:   Alcohol is suspected   Woman arrested

Murder charge in fire death

LONDON, ON - A man has been charged 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)  

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 

4 children beheaded

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.  (QMI)  MORE:   Arrested

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)   

17 years

CALGARY - James Allen Christians pleaded guilty to a second degree murder charge in the death of Carmel Christians. The 55-year-old woman was found dead in the street along 100-block of Chaparral Valley Grove SE on Oct 16, 2013.   (CTV)    MORE:   Wife-killer gets 17 years   Guilty plea    Arrested     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:   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.  (CTV) 

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)     

 

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

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

Possible serial killer

MONTREAL - Police have recently converged 7 cold cases involving murdered or disappeared children between 1981 and 1992.  The investigation is looking into the murders of Wilton Lubin and Maurice Viens as well as the disappearance of Sebastien Metivier. The investigation also includes the murders of Tammy Leaky, Denis Roux-Bergevin, Pascal Poulin and Marie-Eve Lariviere.  (QMI)

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

12 years

TORONTO - Kimnarine Keshan Maharaj, 25, had pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in connection with the homicide of Anthony Koko Chang, 62, in Sept 2013.  (CTV)  

Guilty plea

Accident linked to death

Police identify

Death treated as a homicide      

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.  Police charged Michael George Delday, 24, with first-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Police release photos  

Sentenced

BROCKVILLE - On Sept 1, 2013, Rusty Pearce, 21, of Brockville was driving a pickup truck with his friend, then 23-year-old Joseph Greer of Augusta Township, in the passenger seat.  The truck hit and instantly killed Aaron Stevenson, 16.  (CBC)

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

Slaying at barbeque  

'Ruthless', 'random' killings

Group arrested  

Delano Coombs on May 10, 2012

Daniel Davis on July 19, 2012

Victim identified

Known to police

Man shot to death

Shooting death

Marvin Englebrecht on Oct. 29, 2012

Victim a mystery

Victim dies

Shooting

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)  

Man charged

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 on Aug 29, in the alley behind the Birchwood Apartments at 528 4th Ave N.  (CBC)  

Sentenced

MARKHAM -   The child's mother, Thi My Phuong Bui, 23, pleaded guilty to failing to provide the necessaries of life and was sentenced to 6 months in jail. The baby's father, Kien Phat Tran, 22, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was ordered to serve 6 years in prison.  (CP24)  MORE:   Parents sentenced    Parents charged   Parents 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   

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)  

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   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.   MORE:   Man charged     

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)

Suspicious death

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.  (QMI)   MORE:   Homicide investigating  

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: 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) 

 

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  

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)     

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.   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Manhunt   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)  

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 for 'sucker punch'

WINNIPEG - Christian O'Neail, 18, died Aug. 31, 2013, after he was assaulted leaving a party.  PREVIOUS:   Party fight death  Charges laid   Teen killed    

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:    Victim identified   Shooting

Double homicide

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

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   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:   Arrest made

Skull found

TORONTO - A human skull and bones discovered near a west-end park belonged to Rigat Ghirmay, 28, who was murdered in 2013.  Adonay Zekarias was charged.  He is currently serving a life-sentence for the fatal stabbing of Nighisti Semret in Oct. 2012.  (CTV)   

Remains ID'd  

Found guilty  

Charged with 2 murders 

Charged in 2 deaths

25 years 

Video of victim and suspect

Police seek help

Most of body still missing

Charges

Charged

Remains found

Killer wounded himself

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  

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. 

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

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)

 

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

Maybe drug related

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) 

Newlywed charged 

Victim identified

Domestic violence

Found guilty

OTTAWA - A jury has found Canadian soldier Howard Richmond guilty of first-degree murder for stabbing his wife to death in July 2013.  Richmond, 53, admitted to stabbing to death Melissa Richmond, 28, in July 2013, but pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder at the outset of his trial in Sept.  (CBC)

Guilty of wife's murder

Found guilty

Charged in wife's death

Soldier charged

Body is missing woman

Worries escalate 

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 identified

Postpartum depression stigma

2 children dead

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 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

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  

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      

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

Manslaughter plea

TORONTO - Kyle Padmore was charged with second-degree murder of Rebecca Ransome, his girlfriend of 5 years.  The stabbing happened in their home on June 26, 2013.  (CityNews) 

Victim-impact statements

Victim identified

Homicide victim

Stabbing

Woman dead, man in custody  

Arrest

MADRID -  A US grand jury charged Aurea Vazquez Rijos 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

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

NCR

CALGARY - Derek Puffer has been found not criminally responsible for the deaths of his mother and stepfather.  Puffer stabbed Donna Lee Powers and her husband, sportscaster Bill Powers, while they were sleeping in their Braeside home last July.   (CBC)

 

Deemed NCR

Found legally insane

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    Project Painter   OC group dismantled

Guilty plea

CALGARY - Caitlin Jarosz, a day-home operator charged with second-degree murder has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2012 death of Mackenzy Woolfsmith, a 21-month-old toddler.  (CBC) 

5+ years

Sentenced   

Plea to lesser charge

Pleads guilty

Charge in death of toddler

Police arrest owner

Charged

Death deemed homicide

More questions in death

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:   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    

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

Guilty plea

GOOSE BAY - Gordon Milley has admitted to killing Bernice Rich, 21, by choking her before dragging her into the woods in Sheshatshiu, where her body was later discovered.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Accused barred   Murder suspect   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.    MORE:   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

Found guilty

HALIFAX - Paul Trevor Calnen has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend, Reita Louise Jordan.  Jordan disappeared in March 2013.  Jordan's remains have never been found.  (CTV) 

Sentenced

15 years

Sentenced

Man guilty

Jury finds Calnen guilty

Found guilty

Disappearance arrest

Missing woman 

Charges laid

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

Murder

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

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  

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

 

 

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