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 Lower Mainland Murders 2018

Lower Mainland Murders 2017

Homicide Canada

Identified

OTTAWA - Police believe Tony Marina, 54, shot and killed Safa Marina, 53, his wife before turning the gun on himself.   (CTV)   MORE:   Murder-suicide   Man, woman dead

 

Wanted found dead

BRAMPTON -  Police issued a Canada-wide warrant for Nicholas Anthony Young who was wanted for the second-degree murder of Hoden Said, 30. Investigators said they had located Young deceased in the Town of Shelburne. Police said his death is not suspicious.   (Toronto Star) MORE:   Suspect found dead   Warrant issued   Appeal for help   Victim identified   

 

2 charged

TORONTO - Colin Defreitas, 25, and James Craig, 32, are accused of killing Simon Zerezghi, 25.  (CBC)  MORE:   2 charged   Identified   Victim identified  

 

Warrant

OTTAWA - Ali Omar Mohamed, 20, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Adam Perron, 22.   (CBC)  MORE:   Warrant issued   Identified    Victim identified   Man shot

 

Injured man dies

LA RONGE - Henry Natomagan, 58, died in hospital.  Nikko Ross, 29, was charged with manslaughter.   (Global)  MORE:   Charge laid  

 

Double homicide

ST CATHARINES - The remains of Deidra Ann Smith, 35, and Ghislain (Justin) Robichaud, 34, were found Jan 21 in the area of Glamor Lake Road in Highlands East Township.  (Peterborough Examiner)   MORE:    Double murder 

 

Charge laid

WINNIPEGOSIS - Officers said they attended to a residence and found 2 men.  RCMP said the 37-year-old victim was from Camperville, MB.  Spencer Sumner, 25, from Fairford, MB, was arrested and charged with Manslaughter.   (CTV)

  

Charged

HALIFAX - Deborah Irene Yorke, 63, was found dead at the scene.  Brandon Jake Hollohan, 23, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Man arrested   Charged laid   Charged  

 

Stabbing victim dies

EDMONTON - Jarvis Katz, 28, was found by police when they were called to a home near 117 Ave and 80 St.  (CBC)  MORE:   EPS able to identify a victim   Assault victim dies

 

Charge laid

MISSISSAUGA - Shaofeng Han was charged with second-degree murder in connection to the case of missing Yunying Pan, 40.   (CTV)   MORE:   Charged    Missing, presumed dead   Missing woman

Homicide

FORT ERIE - Human remains were subsequently located on the property.  Charged with second-degree murder is James Dylan Osborne, 32.  (Niagara Falls Review) MORE:   Human remains found  

 

Woman charged

MONTREAL - Meng Ye, 34, is accused of attacking her mother with a knife in their Guy Bouchard St home.   (CTV)    PREVIOUS:   Stabbing   Woman arrested    

 

Charged  

PUKATAWAGAN - Feb 2 RCMP began an investigation into the homicide of a 32-year-old man from the community. Donovan Castel, 32, has been charged with manslaughter.  (CP)  PREVIOUS:   Homicide   RCMP investigate

 

Street racing blamed

MISSISSAUGA - A crash that claimed the life of Rabab Arshad, 19, appears to have been caused by street racing.  (CP24)  MORE:   Woman killed in crash  

 

1 dead, 1 wounded 

MONTREAL - 2 men were shot inside a car. One of the victims Alexandre Boulianne, 24, has succumbed to his wounds.  (Montreal Gazette)  PREVIOUS:   Shooting   1 dead, 1 injured   Shooting   

 

2 charged

CADOTTE LAKE - William Raymond Merrier, 69, was found dead on the Woodland Cree FN.  Chadd Cardinal, 19, and a youth have been charged with one count each of second degree murder.   (CTV)  MORE:   2 charged  2 arrested   

 

Identified

OSHAWA - Courtney Browne, 22, died after being shot in a targeted attack.  (Oshawa This Week)   MORE:   Double shooting    1 dead, 1 injured

 

Woman dead

ST THERESA POINT FN - A 35-year-old woman was pronounced dead upon arrival.  Jonathan Wood, 34, was charged with second degree murder.   (CTV) 

 

Hit-and-run victim dies

WINNIPEG - Anthony Green, 43, critically injured in a hit-and-run in East Elmwood Sept 24, 2017 has died.  Shane David Strebly, 37, was charged.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:    Victim in critical condition   

 

Impaired charges

HALIFAX - Wray Hart, 62, died after Dennis Patterson, 23, drove into the building at 1079 Queen St.  (CTV)   MORE:   Struck on sidewalk by impaired driver   Friends pay tribute  

 

Charges stayed

WINNIPEG - Darcy Jerome Beardy was charged with second-degree murder after George Gabriel Flett, 51, was found critically injured at a motel on Westwood Drive in 2015.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Charge upgraded   Man charged after fatal assault    

Impaired hit-and-run

TORONTO - A 40-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle.  David Opalka, 28, faces several charges including impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death and failing to stop at the scene of an accident causing death+.  (Inside Toronto)  MORE:   Driver charged   Hit-and-run   Victim identified  

Identified

BRAMPTON - Baljit Thandi, 32, and her mother, Avtar Kaur, 60, were found dead.  Dalwinder Singh, 29, has been charged with second-degree murder.  Singh was the husband of Thandi.   (Brampton Guardian)  MORE:  Identified   2 dead, 1 in custody   2 people found dead   Domestic related deaths

Charged

OTTAWA - Nick Hickey, 17, was struck by a vehicle.  He died in hospital.  Guillermo Escobedo-Hoyo, 37, is facing second-degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Man charged in pedestrian death   Pedestrian dies

Wanted 

WINNIPEG - The victim, Angel Beaulieu, was pronounced dead.  Lanessa Moskotaywenene has been identified as the suspect and is wanted for manslaughter. (Global)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing victim dies in hospital  

Canadian killed in jail

MARIANNA - Arthur Williams, 82, charged in Oct, was found mentally unfit to stand trial.   His body was found in a cell of the Jackson County Correctional Facility.  The man who shared the two-person cell with Williams, Frederick Patterson III, 21, of Brunswick, Ga, has been charged with murder.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Inmate kills 2nd cellmate  

Murder-suicide

OAKVILLE - Prem Singh, 69, and Jan Singh, 70, were found dead from gunshot wounds.  The investigation found that Prem Singh shot his wife, Jan Singh, before sustaining a fatal self-inflicted gunshot wound.  (CP24)  MORE:   Murder-suicide    Husband shot wife, self   Suicides, or murder-suicide   2 dead   Not looking for suspects 

Homicide

HALIFAX - Derek Miles, 42, was pronounced dead at the scene.  (Halifax Today)   MORE:   Suspicious death    Death ruled a homicide 

Fire investigated as a homicide  

BRAMPTON - Police say a house fire killed Louise Earle, 62, and Wayne Earle, 67.  (CP)  MORE:   Fire deemed homicide  

2 charged

MAKWA SAHGAIEHCAN FN - Skye Noltcho, 19, and Shandon Chief, 18, were arrested and charged in relation to the house fire, when Kristen Faye Cantre, 32, died.  (Saskatoon StarPhoenix)  MORE:   2 charged   2 arrested   Charges laid after fatal fire 

Homicide

HAMILTON - The body of Holly Hamilton, 29, was found inside her car.  Her ex-boyfriend, Justin Dumphrey, 30, has been charged with second-degree murder.  (Hamilton Spectator)   MORE:   Ex-boyfriend charged   Man charged   Man arrested   Stabbed to death    

Identified 

REGINA - When police located Richard Francis Paul Bear, 27, they confirmed he was deceased.  (Global)  MORE:   Homicide   Man found dead

Body found

WINNIPEG - A traffic stop led officers to Manila Road where the body of Hossein Lotfi, 77, was found.  (Global)   MORE:   Man found dead   Police investigation   

Identified

MISSISSAUGA - Robert (Bob) Bellevue, 61, is accused of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, Elaine Bellevue.  (Mississauga News)  MORE:   Deadly night   Stabbing at home   Man in custody   Domestic related deaths  

2 dead, 2 injured

TORONTO - 2 were pronounced dead on scene while 2 others were rushed to hospital.  Police identified the deceased as Nasurdin Nasir, 26, and Terrell Carr, 24.  (CP24)  MORE:   Shooting    Shooting   Fatal shooting  

Woman found dead

TORONTO - An elderly man who neighbours say has 'increasing Alzheimer's' has been taken into custody in the death of his wife.  Neighbours identified the couple as Barb Kocac, in her 70s, and Tony Kovac, in his 80s. (Sun Media)   MORE:   Elderly man in custody   Man in custody   Elderly husband charged  

Brother identifies victim 

CALGARY - Police found the body of Darby Shade Soop, 26, in the Westbrook Mall parking lot across the street.   Police are now looking to speak to Christian Whitebear, 25, and Matthew Crane-Watchmaker, 19.   (CTV)  MORE:   Crane-Watchmaker arrested   2 sought    Body found    House party turns deadly    

Identified

BRAMPTON - Gurpreet Dhami, 34, died after being struck by a truck.  Avtar Dhammi, 38, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.   (CBC)  MORE:   Man run down   Killed by cousin   Driver charged    Driver charged 

Truck driver arrested

MONTREAL - A truck driver from Brampton, ON, has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run south of Montreal in August.  Harmandeep Singh, 23, was arrested when he returned from India.  (CP)  

Shooting

TORONTO - Shaquille Wallace, 22, was located in a laneway suffering from gunshot wounds.  (CP24)   MORE:   Man shot 

Shooting

OTTAWA - Police identify Tarek Dakhil, 23, as the victim.   (CTV)  MORE:   Shooting    Man gunned down  

3 charged

HAY RIVER - RCMP have charged a third person following an investigation into the report of a deceased male found Dec 28 in Hay River's Sandy Creek area.  Sasha Cayen, 25, along with James George Thomas, 25, and Levi Cayen, 20, have been charged.   (CBC)  

Senior identified

TORONTO - Police said Edith Brezina, 87, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The 28-year-old driver is facing charges including impaired driving causing death.  Police have not yet identified her.  (Global)   PREVIOUS:   Impaired arrest 

Charged

CRANE RIVER - A body was found inside the home once the fire was under control. The identity has not been confirmed.  Earl Moar, 19, was arrested and now faces multiple charges.  (Global)   PREVIOUS:   Remains found   Suspicious fire  

Victim identified 

OSHAWA - Neveithan Baskaran, 17, was rushed to hospital where he was later pronounced dead.  Police have charged a 16-year-old boy with second-degree murder.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Youth charged   Teen stabbed identified  

Found dead

SAINT THOMAS - The bodies of Melbourne Flake, 81, and Etta Flake, 70, were discovered in their house in St Thomas.   (CBC)   MORE:    Couple tied up and killed    Couple found murdered   

Identified

NANAIMO - Troy Dax McKinnon, 34, was found dead in the parking lot of the housing complex at Jingle Pot Road.   (Victoria Times Colonist)  MORE:   RCMP identify victim   Shooting   Shooting    

Suspicious death

GRAFTON - The body of Stephane Vaillancourt, 39, was found near Highway 401 in Grafton, ON.  (CP)    MORE:  Body identified  

Homicide

SASKATOON - John McPherson, 60, was found dead inside a multi-unit building.  (Global)   MORE:   Suspicious death a homicide   Man found dead  

Charged

MEDICINE HAT - Police have laid a charge of first-degree murder against Robert Hoefman, 55, in connection with the murder of James Satre, 64.   (CHAT)  MORE:   Charge laid  Death deemed a homicide   Cowardly attack   

Identified

EDMONTON - Eddie Eugene Melenka, 48, dead from a stab wound.  Melenka's stepson, Stephan Hendrick Kody, 22, has been charged with second-degree murder+.   (CBC) MORE:   Victim identified     Charges   Charges laid   

Impaired charge

SEAL COVE - Police say the operator of the ATV - a 29-year-old Grand Manan man - died at the scene. Daniel Richard Greene, 21, has been charged with impaired driving.  (CTV)  MORE:   Crash killed man  

Charged

ST JOHN'S - Steve Bragg, 35, has been charged with second-degree murder of Victoria Head, 36, whose body was found Nov 11 near Oxen Pond Road.  (CBC)  MORE:   Charged   Identified   Police warn sex workers

Homicide

OPSHAWA - Jeffrey Allan Johnston, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene.   (CP24)  MORE:   Death ruled a homicide  

Charged

MONTREAL -  Police accuse Richard Dufresne, 60, of killing a 37-year-old woman and then moving her body.  (CTV) 

Body identified

CALGARY - Officials have identified the woman found dead as Shianne Kim Thom, 21, who had been missing since Dec 18, 2017.   (CTV)   MORE:   Body found in snowbank 

Identified

BRANTFORD - Jeffrey Ronald Maxner, 34, died from his injuries in hospital.  (CP24)  MORE:   Shooting     Police identify victim   Shooting outside hospital   

1976 shooting now a murder

HALIFAX - Deanna Mary Conant was shot by her neighbour, Wesley Elvin Poole.  An autopsy on the 76-year-old determined that her death could be blamed on complications that resulted from the 1976 shooting.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  PREVIOUS:   Woman dies   Woman dies from 1976 shooting

2 men arraigned

WINDSOR- Jarvas Anthony Scott, 23, was shot and killed at a house party.  Idrisso Palmer, 19, and Neil Tap, 20, are charged with first-degree murder+.  Sumar Al-Rubayi, 19, who also goes by the name Ali Habib, is wanted on a charge of first-degree murder+.  (Windsor Star)  MORE:   2 men charged, 3rd wanted    

Body parts identified

OSHAWA - A post mortem had identified the remains as those of Rori Hache, 18.  Adam Jeffrey Strong, 45, who lived in the basement apartment at the house, was arrested at the scene.  The 18-year-old was last seen in late Aug 2017. (PostMedia)

Remains identified

Man remains in custody

Body, suspicious package found

Torso identified

Police ID torso

Identified

OTTAWA - The victim has been identified as Keith Fitzsimmons, 50.    A 15-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder.   (CBC)  MORE:   Youth charged   Boy charged  

Homicide takes over  

EDMONTON - The body of Ruben (Ben) Baker, 21, was found near 92 Ave and 77 St Monday.  (Edmonton Journal)  MORE:   EPS ID's man   EPS seek help   Death deemed a homicide

Charged

COLLINGWOOD - Officers found Donna Walc, 73, dead inside a home on Trott Boulevard.  Richard Preston, 78, was charged with second degree murder.  The court has imposed a publication ban.   (CTV)  MORE:   Man charged  Identified   Suspicious death  

Wanted

ELMIRA - Police discovered the body of Elizabeth Adler, 57.   Police say they have reasonable grounds to arrest Kurtis (Kurt) Reichert, 17, in connection to the alleged murder as the two were known to each other.  (Global)  MORE:  Teen wanted   Police seek teen  

15 years

MONTREAL - A man who killed his wife Gurpreet Kaur, and evaded police for 7 years was sentenced to life in prison with no parole for 15 years.  Harinder Singh Cheema, 38, was found guilty of second-degree murder. (CTV) 

Boyfriend charged

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Hannah Sutton, 16, was found dead.  Hannah's boyfriend, Justice Watt-Blais, 19, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Man accused   4 charged with accessory after the fact  

Names released

TORONTO - Police discovered the body of Shelby Goldhar, 28.  Clifford Campsall, 27, is charged with second-degree murder+.  Felicia Land, 25, and Nikita Pouzanov, 24, are wanted.   (Richmond Hill Liberal)  PREVIOUS:   Woman found dead   Woman found dead    Arrested

Identified

NEEDLES - The bodies of the 2 men were discovered at 2 residences on the same street.  RCMP say both men suffered fatal gunshot wounds.  Local residents have identified the two men involved as Ron Volansky, 83, and Roy Bugera, 58.   (Global) MORE:   Community mournful   Murder-suicide 

Homicide

TORONTO - The victim has been identifiedas Richard Layton.   (CP24)   MORE:   Body found    

Death a homicide

ELK POINT - James Craig, 58, was found deceased inside his rural residence.  (Sun Media) 

Charged

KELOWNA  - Jacob Daniel Forman, 34, is charged with the murder of his wife, Clara Soledad Forman, and his 2 young daughters, Yesenia Kate and Karina Anne.  (Kelowna Daily Courier)

Charged

Father charged

Holiday horror

Triple homicide

Charged in triple murder 

Son charged 

HAMILTON - Janusz (John) Harpula, 60, was found suffering from multiple stab wounds.  His son Thomas Harpula, 29, has been charged.   (Hamilton Spectator)PREVIOUS:   Arrest   Stabbing 

Investigating a homicide

EAST UNIACKE - Police identified the remains as Daren Jones, 57, of Maquapit Lake, NB.  (Halifax Today)  MORE:   Missing found slain   Remains are missing man   Daren Jones missing    

Ambushed

PINCHER CREEK - On the night of Dec 13th, 1997, Lorraine McNab and Peter Sopow were driving home after dinner out with family. The double murder of McNab and Sopow remains unsolved 20 years later.   (CBC)  MORE:   Double murder remains unsolved 

Husband charged

TORONTO - Jayanthy Seevaratnam, 46, autopsy found that her death was the result of multiple injuries.  Her husband Kathirgamanatha Suppiah faces second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Lunchroom supervisor murdered   Man charged    Husband arrested  

Charged

HALIFAX -  Barry Melvin Jenkins, 59, was taken to hospital where he died on Aug 21, 2016.  Edward Ernest Corbett, 66, was charged with manslaughter.   (Halifax Today)  MORE:   Manslaughter charge   Man charged  

Man charged

TALLCREE FN - Jordan Laboucan, 22, was first hospitalized with injuries.   Harley Auger, 30, was charged with second-degree murder after Laboucan died.  (Edmonton Journal) MORE:   Charged    

Arrested

CALGARY - Jordan Gregory Frydenlund, 30, was fatally injured in a confrontation.  Jonathan Sylvanus Francis Sylvester, 40, is charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Identified   Victim identified   Wanted for questioning     

2 charged

LONDON, ON - 2 men have been charged in the death of David Hole, 53.  Alexander Lambert, 52, is charged with second degree murder+.  James McGillivary, 47, is charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder+.   (CBC)   MORE:   2 charged   2 charged  

Victim dies in hospital

TORONTO - Shooting victim Kwsie Blair, 20, dead in hospital.  MORE:   Man dies in hospital   Shooting victim dies   Shot man dies   

Impaired

OTTAWA -  A 71-year-old man was pronounced dead in hospital.  Alain Boily, 33, has been charged with impaired driving causing death+.  (CTV)  

Stabbings

WINNIPEG - Jordan Thomas, 18, was pronounced dead in hospital.  Thomas's older brother Brandon, 20, was stabbed 15 times while trying to protect his brother in the attack.  A 17-year-old boy and two 14-year-old girls have been arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)     

Murder-suicide  

KINGSTON - Glenda Spetz, 78, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her husband Steven Spetz, 76, later died.  Police said that the man was responsible for his and his wife's death.  (Ottawa Citizen)  PREVIOUS:   Suspected murder-suicide   Domestic homicide   Woman dead       

Guilty plea

LONDON, ON - Brittany Boyce, 29, the woman who killed Deborah Titus, 64, during a botched robbery pleaded guilty to manslaughter. (Sun Media)  MORE:   Guilty plea   Warrant issued   Wanted   Suspect sought    Warrant issued  

Person in custody

TORONTO - Police located Nina Hardie, 72, suffering from obvious signs of trauma.   Christopher Hardie, 40, has been charged.  (CP24)   MORE:   Mother dead, son arrested    Woman found dead    

Homicide

PELLY CROSSING - RCMP have identified the man found dead as Derek Edwards, 37, and have ruled his death a homicide.   (CBC)  

Identified

TORONTO - Mark Young, 52, died from  multiple gunshot wounds.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Victim identified    Victim identified   Police identify man shot 

Charged

BRANTFORD - Kayla Bennett, 24, is charged in the stabbing death of a 42-year-old woman.   (Brantford Expositor)   MORE:   Stabbing  

Identified

OAKVILLE - Police found the body of Dean Costanza, 46, in a vehicle.   (CBC)  MORE:   Targeted    Victim was targeted 5 years ago   Victim ID'd  

Double homicide

CAT LAKE FN - The victims have been identified as Isaac Gray, 51, and Tyrese Shakakeesic, 18.  Police arrested Austin Wesley, 18.  (APTN)   

Identified

ST ALBERT -  An autopsy found the Nov 25 death of Ahmed Farah, 25, was a homicide.    (CBC)   MORE:   Homicide   Victim just released 

3 years

REGINA - Brendan Sugar, 29, killed Adrienne Daigneault when he crashed into the SUV she was a passenger in on Oct 8, 2016.  Sugar pleaded guilty to the charge of impaired driving causing death.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Charged with impaired driving  

Killer asks for day parole

ABBOTSFORD - Kelly Ellard, who killed Reena Virk, 14, near a Victoria-area bridge two decades ago is asking a parole board to release her from prison.   (AP)   MORE:   Virks want Ellard to take responsibility   Granted day parole   Murder of Reena Virk 

Body identified

CALGARY - Jammie Lee Miller, 27, was found dead near the intersection of Range Road 282 and Township Road 232 on Dec 6.  (CBC)  MORE:   RCMP identify body  

Suspect arrested

MONTREAL - A suspect in his 40s has been arrested in connection with an apparent slaying at a residence in a Sherbrooke suburb. (Montreal Gazette)  MORE:   Victim ID'd as Erick Lavoie  

Charged

CALGARY - The victim has been identified as Cory Runner, 29, and his brother, Wayne Runner, 34 is charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)MORE:   Brother charged   Police lay charge 

Identified

MONTREAL - Christian Pepin, 35, was charged in connection with the deaths of his mother Diane Champagne, 55, and grandmother Paulette Robidoux, 75.   (CBC)  MORE:   Accused   2 women stabbed   Son and grandson arrested 

Man held

SALT SPRING ISLAND - Heather Jones was found dead inside her home. A 22-year-old man (Martin Vandenberg) has been arrested in connection with the suspicious death.  (Victoria Times-Colonist)  MORE:   Son arrested   

Identified

STURGEON FALLS - Marc Pierre Gauthier, 52, has been charged with first degree murder in the death of Tammy Avery, nee Lefebvre, 39.  (Bay Today)   MORE:   Charged   Identified    Man charged 

Global violent deaths 2017

GENEVA - Of the 5 countries with the highest death rates in 2016 - Syria, El Salvador, Venezuela, Honduras, and Afghanistan - only two had active armed conflicts.  (Small Arms Survey   

Homicide

BIGSTONE CREE NATION - Marvin Brian Augerr, 47, was killed inside his home on Oct 26, but his body wasn't found until Dec 2.   (CBC)   MORE:   Dead for several weeks  

Identified

OTTAWA - Zakaria Iqbal, 18, was fatally stabbed during a fight.  (CBC)  

Identified

Teen knifed 

Deadly brawl

MISSISSAUGA - Police arrested a fourth man in the murder of Heidrah Shraim, 22, who was stabbed to death.  Shayne Beals, 29, the nephew of Devin Beals, 48, one of the other accused men, was charged with manslaughter.  Alexander Buckland, 26, and Clive Walters, 22, are each charged with first-degree murder and assault.  (Mississauga News)

Suspect charged

Suspect  

Men charged  

Triple stabbing  

Identified   

Arrest, warrant issued  

HAMILTON - Yosif Al-Hasnawi, 19, was shot.  James Anthony Robert Matheson, 20, has been charged with accessory after the fact to murder.   Dale Burningsky King, 19, is wanted for second degree murder.  (CP24)  MORE:   Police ID gunman   Grief and questions   Suspect arrested   Family suing

Victim identified

CALGARY - The victim has been identified as Humberto (Robert) Panameno, 36.  Deibi Franscisco Monterroso Salazar, 29, was arrested for second-degree murder.   (CTV)  MORE:   Identified    Victim saved others   Died defending friend's family   Salazar arrested

Charged

TORONTO - Kalen Schlatter, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Tess Richey, 22.  Richey went missing on Nov. 25, 2017.  Her body was found by her mother and a family friend on Nov 29, 2017.   (CBC)   

Charged     

Person of interest 

Who killed Tess

Police release images

Death ruled a homicide

Homicide

Body found in abandoned building   

2nd man charged

NEWMARKET - Police arrived to find Cody Gionet, 30, suffering from gunshot wounds.   Cheikh Ngom, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder.  Travis Whitman, 21, was previously charged with second-degree murder.  (York Region)   

2nd man charged

Charged

Murder rap laid

Man arrested     

Guilty plea

MONTREAL - Michel Usereau, 50, pleaded guilty to murdering Jean-Jacques Melkonian on March 20, 2001.  (Montreal Gazette) 

Identified

TORONTO - The victim has been identified as Malique Ellis, 21.  (CP24)   MORE:   Targeted   Rapper shot    Gunned down    

Identified

SIX-ROADS - Benoit Bertin, 19, is accused of murdering Leona Boudreau and Jacques Brideau.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death   Suspicious death   

Identified

REGINA - Thurston James Mintuck, 35, was pronounced dead at hospital.   (Regina Leader-Post)   MORE:   Homicide   Victim identified   Police investigating 

Arrest

OTTAWA - Adrian Johnson, 45, was stabbed to death.  Damien Dubien has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder.   (Ottawa Citizen)   

Canadian killed

SAN FERNANDO -  Vishnu Narine, 56, was discovered dead near the Usine pond.   (Trinidad Express)   MORE:   Canadian killed 

Identified

TORONTO - Brandon Clarke, 30, was found suffering from gunshot wounds and pronounced dead on the scene.   (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Shooting   

Arrest

PEGUIS FN - Shane Scott Kenneth Sinclair, 29, was charged with second-degree murder.  A 55-year-old man was found dead in a home in the community.   (CBC)   MORE:   Charges laid   Arrest

Charges stayed

CALGARY - Robert Varley, 60, exited the courthouse a free man.  Farida Abdul-Rahman, 33, was fatally struck while crossing the road.  The judge ruled investigators pressured Varley into a confession.   (CTV) 

Charges stayed

Rights were violated

Confession inadmissible

Hit-and-run

Hit-and-run

Notorious crosswalk

Woman killed  

Gunned down

MONTREAL - Vincent Lamer, a 48-year-old former Hells Angel and once a member of Maurice 'Mom' Boucher's inner circle, died after being riddled with bullets as he sat behind the wheel of his car the parking lot  of an auto repair centre.   (Montreal Gazette)   MORE:   Man shot in his car 

Impaired

EAST GWILLIMBURY - Stuart Ellis, 28, was killed when a vehicle drifted into his lane and struck him head-on.  Tyler Neilsen, 20, has been charged with impaired driving causing death, taking a vehicle without consent+.  (CTV) MORE:   Identified    Heart's in a million pieces 

Suspect

TORONTO - David Blacquiere, 54, was fatally stabbed.  Christopher Enrique Gordon, 18, is wanted for second-degree murder.   (CP24)  PREVIOUS:   Identified   Police identify victim   Victim ID'd   Identified  

2 charged

LETHBRIDGE - Kenrick Leonard First Rider, 45, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Rylan James Wyatt Twigg, 23, and Simon Danny Scout, 19, are charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV) 

Shooting

MEADOW LAKE - Kegan McCallum, 17, died in hospital from gunshot wounds after he was shot at a friend's house.  (CBC)   MORE:   Shooting   Serious incident

Charged

MONTREAL - Gilles Marion, 75, was charged with the first-degree murder of his stepson Abdel Hakim Fleury, 21.  (Montreal Gazette)  PREVIOUS:   Family dispute   Shooting

Jury acquitted

WINNIPEG - John Cameron, 38, had pleaded not guilty to one count of second-degree murder in the shooting of Michelle Stobbe.  Stobbe, 28, died July 1, 2014, after suffering a single gunshot wound to the back of her neck.   (CBC) 

Identified

CALGARY- The victim has been identified as Randeep Dhaliwal, 39.  Christopher Thomas Dejarlais, 41, is charged with second-degree murder.  (CTV)  MORE:   Charged   Man charged   Charged 

Remains found

HAMILTON - The body of Johnathan Bailey, 45, was found just outside the small community of Caistorville. (CP)   MORE:   Homicide   Police working on homicide 

Person of interest

CALGARY - Friends of the deceased confirm that the shooting victim was Olara Obina of Calgary.  Charles Oneka is a person of interest.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim identified    Suspicious death 

Arrest warrant

LAC LA BIRCHE - Officers arrived to find Michael Mountain, 26, had been shot.  Lloyd Wesley Boudreau, 22, has been charged with first-degree murder.   (Global)  MORE:   Charges   Shooting   Gunshot death   Shooting   

Charged

EDMONTON - Laurie J Cunningham, 60, faces charges in relation to the death of a Mark Huemer, 59.  (Edmonton Journal) MORE:   Lawyer charged    EPS not releasing victim's name   Lawyer facing murder charges  

Victim dies  

WINNIPEG - Richard Irvine Gilbert Chartrand, 42, was taken to hospital after being stabbed.  He died in hospital Nov 8.  Harriet Jane Pascal, 31, has been rearrested while in custody at the Headingly Correctional Centre and is now facing a manslaughter charge.   (CTV)  MORE:   Stabbing victim dies 

Possible murder-suicide

LAKE LOUISE - Cindy McCormick was attending a dental convention.  Her romantic partner, Robert Kaine went to AB to visit.  The woman's death is related to the 'non-criminal' death of a 52-year-old NB man whose body was found in a vehicle west of Lake Louise on the same day.  (CBC)   MORE:   Deaths related   Police close investigation           

Boyfriend arrested

HAMILTON - Natasha Thompson was shot multiple times in a 'domestic-related homicide.'  Her boyfriend, Mark Joseph Champagne, 41, turned himself in to police. (Hamilton Spectator)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Man turns himself in

Charges

RED LAKE -  Police have arrested Andrew Rae, 26, and Jason Kakekagumick, 31, and charged them with second-degree murder after the body of John MacDougall, 43, was found.  (TB News Watch)   PREVIOUS:   Identified  

Victim remembered

NIAGARA FALLS - Julia Pieroway, 20, was confirmed by friends to be killed in a crash.  Jake Pirson, 22, has been charged with impaired driving causing death.  (Niagara This Week)   PREVIOUS:   Impaired 

Youth to be charged 

CALGARY - The victim, who has been identified as Leslie Sunwalk, was taken to hospital, where he died of his injuries.  A suspect was arrested at the scene.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Stabbing    Teen dead

Homicide in Canada 2016

In 2016, police reported 611 homicide victims in Canada.  Despite an increase in the number of victims, the homicide rate (1.68 per 100,000 population) decreased by 1% from the previous year, the result of growth in Canada's population.  (Stats Canada)

Shot couple were ailing

COBOURG - Tom (William) Ryan, 70, and his wife Helen, 76, were killed after several shots were heard in the Emergency department area of the hospital.  PREVIOUS:   Hospital shooting   Shots fired at hospital   Police shoot shooter

Body identified

STURGEON COUNTY - Krishneel Kamal Kumar, 26, of Edmonton, was found in a field by a farmer Oct 30.  An autopsy conducted confirmed the manner of Kumar's death was homicide.  (CTV)   MORE:   Homicide 

Arrested in Quebec  

CALGARY - The body of Mvemba Eriq Afonso, aka Eriq Afonso Mvemba, 23, was found in a residence Oct 28.  Mourad Gasmi, 21, and Shannoh Jabet, 22, remain in police custody(CTV)   MORE:   Traffic stop   2 arrested  

Grandson suspected

SAINTE-CATHERINE - The SQ has confirmed that the victims are Jeannot Chapdelaine, 67, and his wife, Simonne Jourdain, 78.    Jeannot Junior Cormier, 26, the grandson is facing charges.  (CTV)  MORE:  Double homicide   Pair found dead   Grandson accused  

Charged

BLUEBERRY RIVER FN - Pamela Napoleon was found dead inside a cabin, which had been burned to the ground on Aug 4, 2014.  Leon Wokeley, 42, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)  MORE:   Charged   Man charged  

Remains identified

SALMON ARM - RCMP say the human remains found on a farm on Salmon River Road have been identified as that of Traci Genereaux, 18.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   DNA testing   DNA comparison   Hope, fear   5 women missing in the area   Few answers emerge   More details   Curtis Sagmoen

Victim sought a peace bond  

TATAMAGOUCHE - Susie Butlin, 58, feared for her safety and sought a peace bond against her next-door neighbour.  Her neighbour, Ernie (Junior) Ross Duggan, 49, has been charged with first-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Suspect didn't get mental health help    Man charged    Suspect's wife speaks 

Double homicide  

SAINT-QUENTIN - The deaths of Jean Paul Caron, 67, and Melanie Roussie, 36, are being treated as a double homicide.   (CTV)  MORE:   Victims were shot   Bodies found    

Identified  

REGINA - Police found Kelvin Kim Pasap, 26, in front of the home and he was pronounced dead at the scene.   (CTV)   MORE:   Victim identified   Body found  

Suspicious death

CALGARY - Ivy Wick, 3, was taken to hospital and was taken off life support on Oct 5.  The death is being treated as a possible homicide, with police saying her mother and the mother's boyfriend are the only people under investigation.   (CBC)   MORE:    Homicide 

Body found

LONDON, ON -  Police found the body of Josie Glenn, 26, at a residence on South Leaksdale Circle.  Oluwatobi Boyede, 25, has been charged with second-degree murder.   (CBC)  MORE:   Body of missing woman found   Sex trade worker

Arrest

MISSISSAUGA - Maxwell Alexander Chavez, 18, was stabbed.  Police arrested Trayon Johnson, 23, and charged him with second-degree murder.  Police have issued a warrant for Richard Ireland, 18.   (CTV)  

1 arrested, 1 wanted

Teen identified

Identified

1 dead in double stabbing

Man, 18, dead

18 year-olds stabbed  

Suspects

WINNIPEG - The victim has been identified as John Tuil Jok, 29.  Police are asking the public for help in locating Majak Mabior Kon, 25, and Randi Tara Lynn Duke, 27.  (CTV)  MORE:   Pair arrested    

Suspect on the run

OTTAWA - Police have charged Farah Handule, 20, with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Hamzeh Serhan, 20.  (PostMedia)  MORE:   Warrant issued   Gunned down   Shooting   Shooting    Homicide sparks protest  

Charged

CALGARY - Arnold Kerfont, 44, succumbed to his injuries.  Armando Pepino Baccari, 39, has been charged with second degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Man charged   Charge laid   Identified   Victim identified  

Charged

MORRIN - The deceased has been identified as Fazal Rehman, 36.  Dylan Donald Howard, 20, was charged with first degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Arrest made

Suspect arrested

TORONTO - Debbie Graves, 63, was walking when a vehicle mounted the curb and struck her.  Police arrested Erin Wright, 28, the owner of the vehicle.   (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Police locate vehicle   Person of interest   Victim identified   Hit-and-run  

Victim dies

REGINA - Darwin Sheppard, 25, was originally charged with aggravated assault against Brendan Ross Akachuk, 25, from an incident that happened on Oct 15. Police said Akachuk had died.  (Regina Leader-Post)  MORE:   Charges upgraded   Assault charges   

Identified

TORONTO - The victim has been identified as Marite Zala, 69.  Charged with first-degree murder is her son Ernest Lajos Zala, 31.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Man charged   Identified   Woman dead, man in custody

Assault victim dies

TORONTO - Elsa Paolitto, 82, was hospitalized following the attack and later died from her injuries.  William Macciacchera, 60, has been charged with manslaughter.  (CP24)  MORE:   Charged 

Man found dead

EDMONTON - The body of Kevin Dean Damien Yellowbird, 27, was found in a ditch on a rural road Oct 17.  (CTV)   MORE:   Suspicious death   Found dead 

Charged

TORONTO - Henryk Dabrowski, 60, was found with 'significant trauma'.  Gary Seymour Scott, 37, has been charged.   (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Man charged   Charged  Identified   Homicide   Victim ID'd  

Identified

KELOWNA - Russia Katalina Nicholson, 23, has been identified as the woman whose body was found in an orchard off Cooper Road the morning of Oct 11.  (Infotel)   MORE:   RCMP seek video   Appeal for info   Death a murder  

Woman shot

HAMILTON - Nicole Dragasic, 37, was gunned down.  The 2 men police believe are responsible were seen running from the apartment soon after the 'targeted' shooting.  (Hamilton Spectator)   MORE:   Targeted attack    Identified 

Officer impaired

WINNIPEG - Cody Severight, 23, was walking east across Main St when he was struck by a 2006 Pontiac.  Justin Steven Holz, 34, a constable with the Winnipeg Police Service, was charged with impaired driving causing death and failure to stop and remain at the scene of a crash.   (Global)  MORE:   Officer charged   Off duty officer charged

2 charged

EDMONTON - Brenda Rabbit, 56, and Clyde Rabbit, 55, had been charged with failing to provide the necessaries of life.  4-year-old Serenity Rabbit died at the end of Sept, 2014, after she was admitted with a head injury.  (CTV)  MORE:   Injury that killed not criminal   Her name was Serenity   4-year-old: an investigative review  .pdf   

Former Hells Angel gunned down  

TORONTO - James Clayton 'Jamie' Holland, 43, was once a member of the elite Nomads chapter of the Hells Angels.  He was kicked out of the BC biker gang in 2006.  (Vancouver Sun)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Victim identified   Shooting  

Charged

MISSISSAUGA - Alan Connor Drew, 23, died in hospital.  Cameron Bakker, 21, has been charged with manslaughter.  (Global)  MORE:   Charged   Accused   Arrest made    Altercation death   Injured man dies   

Turns himself in

MONTREAL - Regino Magloire, 27, faces a charge of second-degree murder.  Steven Celestin, 23, was killed on June 7, 2014  (Montreal Gazette)   PREVIOUS:   Search for suspect        

Homicide

SAINTE-HEDWIDGE - Police identified the victim as Norbert Fortin, 64, a retired officer who lived alone in a rural area.   (CP)  MORE:   Suspicious death a homicide   Retired SQ officer murdered

Stabbing victim

TORONTO - Isaih Witt, 15, was the victim of the deadly stabbing in the playground of Stan Wadlow Park.  Several people in the playground and were confronted by a larger group.  3 people were taken into custody.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Stabbing  

Victim ID'd, suspect found dead

CALGARY - Cyrus Ebrahimi, 29, was found dead inside a home.  Ebrahimi's roommate Mohammadali Darabi, 32, was found dead in a vehicle after a stand-off in Revelstoke.   (CTV)   MORE:   Identified   Wanted man dies   Victim identified   IIO investigating death  

Homicide

LAC DU BONNET - RCMP say the 19-year-old victim called police herself to request emergency assistance.  She was found next to a car on Highway 502 and Edward Crescent.  Jordan Belyk, 20, is charged with manslaughter.   (CBC)  

Assault victim dies

BRANDON - Police believe Burton Tacan was followed to his apartment by a man and woman, who then assaulted him and robbed him.  Mitchell Jerod Myron, 25, and Ashley Nicole Ross, 28, are charged with manslaughter+.  (CTV)

2 in custody

TORONTO - Abdulkadir Bihi, 29, was found with gunshot wounds in a vehicle outside 263 Dixon Road.  Zayd Q Chaudry, 19, and Yahya Abdirahman Jama, 20, are in custody.  (CP24)  MORE:  Suspects turn themselves in   Identified   Identified   Shooting  

Suspicious death

TORONTO - Michael Khan, 30, was taken to hospital, where he died of his injuries. Police said they are also looking for information about a U-Haul moving truck in connection with the death.   (CBC)  MORE:   Police search for U-Haul     

Arrest

COROZAL  - Gabriel Bochnia, 38, was shot outside his home late Oct 4.  Charged is Apolonio 'Polo' Kiou, 50, a former employee of Bochnia.  (Sun Media)   PREVIOUS:   Canadian shot   Canadian shot  

Facing extradition

SHAWNIGAN LAKE - Anthony Michael Kubica is charged with murder in the death of Marie Darling, 78, whose body was found in the Coachella Valley desert on June 28, 1990. (Victoria Times Colonist)

Disappearance now a homicide

PRINCE GEORGE - Police have determined Lloyd Sword, 46, has met with foul play.  (Prince George Citizen)  

Death deemed a homicide

MEDICINE HAT - The deceased man is James Satre, 64.   (CHAT)  MORE:   Cowardly attack     

Body found

SAINT-EUSTACHE - SQ have found a body where they've been searching for Yvon Lacasse, 71.  Ugo Fredette, 41, who was arrested after an Amber Alert, abandoned his own pickup truck and stole Lacasse's CR-V.  Fredette has been charged in the death of his partner, Veronique Barbe, 41.   (CBC)   MORE:     Boy safe   Boy found safe   Amber Alert cancelled   Amber Alert ends   Boy found safe   Mother murdered       

The good son

TORONTO - Simon Giannini was known as the good son;  even to brother, Francois. The polarity in lifestyles of the two brothers  is now part of a police probe, after the shocking shooting death of Simon, 54, while he dined in a high-end steakhouse on Sept. 16.  (National Post)  PREVIOUS:   Restaurant shooting   Shady deals   Video of suspect     Victim real estate broker   Host of the Real Estate Talk show 

Arrest made

TORONTO - Abdinasir Hussein, 42, was the victim of a homicide.  Abdirizak Yabarow has been charged.  (CP24) MORE:   Man arrested   Man charged   

Identified

THORSBY - Ki Yun Jo, 54, the owner of the Fas Gas station was killed in a gas and dash incident.  (CBC)  MORE:   Victim's name released 

Charged

BUFFALO NARROWS - Lillian Wuttunee, 56, died from her injuries on Sept 29.  Brenda Laura Tobac was charged with manslaughter.  (Global)  MORE:   52-year-old woman charged 

Identified

TORONTO - Zakariye Ali, 16, was found lying in the parking lot of Kingsview Village Junior School at around 11:40pm Sunday.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Victim identified   Shooting 

Stabbing

LONDON, ON - Police identified the stabbing victim as Raymond Beaver, 43. (London Free Press)  MORE:   Known drug den   Violent home invasion   7 charged    

Impaired driver charged

DUTTON - The crash killed Sarah Payne, 42, and her 5-year-old daughter, Freya, and injured her 6-year-old son.  Hubert Domonchuk, 53, is charged. (Sun Media)   MORE:   Impaired charges  

Woman charged 

CALGARY - Stephanie Lee Outram, 33, has been charged in connection with the death of Fletcher Kimmel and police say further charges are pending against a male suspect. (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Several people involved   Every parent's nightmare    Homicide   Woman arrested

Charged

LLOYDMINSTER - RCMP have charged Brandon Stucka, 26, in a crash that killed 3 women.  (CJME)   MORE:   Man charged    Charges   Stolen truck driver charged   3 mothers killed   Church community reeling   It's a catastrophe   Deadly stolen truck crash     

Identified

EDMONTON - Derek James Winnig, 42, were found underneath the floor of a garage in the area of 96 St and 118 Ave.  He had been reported missing to police in May, 2017.  (CTV)  MORE:   EPS identify victim buried under garage     EPS investigate body  

Charged

CALGARY - Valeri Lomakine, 37, succumb to stab wounds at the scene.  Michael Jordan Hope, 27, has been charged.  (Calgary Herald)  MORE:   Man charged   Police lay charges   Man charged   Victim identified   Police seek information   Stabbing   Man stabbed

Domestic dispute

VALLEYFIELD - Johanne Chayer, 65, is dead.  Her partner Alain Castonguay, 72, the shooter and a SQ police officer are in hospital.   (CBC)   MORE:   Officer shot  

Man shot dead

TORONTO -  John Trevor Paul, 32, died from his injuries in hospital. Police are now searching for 4 suspects.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:  Shooting   Mall shooting  

Suspicious death

PERTH-ANDOVER - Tony Vaillancourt's body was discovered by paddlers.  After an autopsy, police consider the death suspicious.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Found body that of missing man 

Stabbing victim dies

TORONTO - Officers found Julia Sokolov, 24, with numerous stab wounds.  Michael Nowaczek-Said, 24, was charged.   (Sun Media)   MORE:   Charges upgraded   Woman dies  

Warrant issued

SLAVE LAKE - Arrest warrants had been issued for Braden Eric Foster, 27, of Slave Lake.  Nicole Robar, 21, body was found in Slave River.  Warren Kyle Warren, 34, and Jessica Melinda Davis, 27, had been charged with second degree murder.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   2 charged   2 charged    2 charged   Suspicious death   Body identified   Body pulled from river    

2 charged

EDMONTON - Police believe the house fire at 1040 Armitage Crescent was started when outdoor patio furniture was deliberately set on fire on the porch of the home. 5-month-old Hunter died in hospital from smoke inhalation.  Bronson Woycenko, 19, and Jessica Tammerand, 18, are both former tenants of the home.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Fire was arson   Fire was deliberately set   

Charges

TORONTO -  Ali Abdurisaq, 23, and Mohamed Tanade, have been arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of Amir Jamal and Tyler McLean.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Friends ID victims   Identified

Targeted

KAMLOOPS -   Konaam Shirzad, 34, was the co-founder of the Red Scorpions gang and owned a gym in North Kamloops.  (Info News)  MORE:   Victim identified   Red Scorpion co-founder killed   Victim said he had left gang life 

Charged

NEW MINAS - RCMP arrested Nikolas Derrick Salsman, 30, after the body of Trevor Allen Joseph Pelton, 34 was found.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  MORE:   Man charged   Suspicious death   Suspicious death  

Caregiver charged

TORONTO - Zeljna Kosovac, 50, has been charged with criminal negligence causing death after the body of a 4-year-old boy was discovered in a car.    (CBC)  MORE:   Woman charged    Nanny charged    Boy found in car dies 

Ruled a homicide

HALIFAX - Sardar Ajmeer Nawabi, 20, died in hospital.  Police say the medical examiner had to do additional testing before ruling the death a homicide.     (CBC)  MORE:   Death ruled a homicide

Identified 

EDMONTON - The body of Spiros Jerry Tziklas, 50, was found in the area of 118 Ave and 37 St.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim was stabbed   EPS identified victim   Body found     

Identified

EDMONTON - Police have identified a man whose body was found at 11119 94 St, the same building where Nexhmi (Nick) Nuhi, 76, was killed a few days earlier as Blayne Joseph Burnstick, 25.   (CBC)  MORE:   Suspicious death   EPS identified victim   Police identify victim   Rooming house a trouble spot     

Suspect named

MONTREAL - Jean Edens Lindor, 24, can be seen in surveillance footage from the apartment building on Mullins St where the murder occurred. Gerry Sisi Thibert, a transgender sex worker, was stabbed.  (Montreal Gazette)  MORE:   Arrest warrant   Suspect wanted   Identified   Lindor arrested  

Sentenced

THUNDER BAY - Cruz Nicholas Pelletier charged in connection with the death of Larissa Charlie-Stillaway, 22, in June 2015 plead guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 7 years in prison.   (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Assault victim dies   Charge upgraded   Assault victim  

Mental health assessment

TORONTO - Yeshudyan Ragbir, 24, charged in connection with the murder of his 60-year-old mother will undergo a mental health test to see if he is fit to stand trial.  (CP24)  PREVIOUS:   Man charged   Woman, 60, found dead   Stabbing    

2 years

NEWTOWN - James Daniel Poirier, 19, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.  Scott Nicholas Lundrigan, 22, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death+.    (CTV)  MORE:   2 years   Impaired sentenced  

Body of missing found   

SALABERRY DE VALLEYFIELD - The body of Serge Schinck, 54, was discovered by officers while searching an industrial lot near Daoust St and Larocque Road.  (CBC)   MORE:   Murder   Body found  

Security camera footage

TORONTO - Anthony Soares, 33, was shot several times at close range. (CBC)   MORE:   Security footage  

Police identify victim 

LAKE LOON -  The victim has is Josiah Kaelin Sparks, 22.   (Metro)   MORE:   Death a homicide   Suspicious death      

Murder-suicide  

MARYSTOWN -  Ryanna Grywacheski, 18, was a victim of homicide.   Jeff Kilfoy, 37, died as a result of suicide. (CBC)   MORE:   Family devastated 

Police ID man  

TORONTO - A man killed has been identified as Everone Paul Mitchell, 54.   (CP24)   MORE:   Identified   Victim identified 

Found guilty

KELOWNA - A jury found Peter Beckett guilty of first-degree murder, for the deliberate and planned drowning of his wife Laura Letts-Beckett on Aug 18, 2010.   (Castanet)   MORE:   Guilty of first-degree murder   Former Napier City councillor found guilty    Former New Zealand politician found guilty 

4 charged

WINNIPEP - Tyler William Ranville, 18,  died in hospital.  Abdullahi Jemal Ahmed, 20, Nasim Abddullahi Ahmed, 18, Yonas Gebremekeal, 18, and a 16-year-old male have been charged.  MORE:   Suspects arrested   4 charged    Gang associations arrested   Teen dies 

Muskoka mystery

Nearly 20 years ago, 4 seniors vanished in Ontario's cottage country. Was it murder? The Fifth Estate has the inside story about what police believe happened.  (CBC)  MORE:   Family linked fights release of documents 

Charged

LETHBRIDGE - Trixie Chief Moon, 48, was taken to hospital where she died.  Rodney Yellow Old Woman, 52, is charged.   (Global)  PREVIOUS:   Charges pending   Fatal assault   Murder   Woman fatally beaten  

Charged

FORT GOOD HOPE - The RCMP have charged Colten McNeely, 24, with murder after killing (Lloyd Edgi, 28) on Sept 3.  (CBC) 

Dealer charged  

BRANTFORD - Andrew Earl Allison, 34, is charged with manslaughter and faces several drug-trafficking charges in an overdose death.   (Hamilton Spectator) 

Identified 

HAMILTON - Police allege Samson Aristor, 29, stabbed Reald Vercani, 33, outside the Coco Bongo Lounge.   (Hamilton Spectator)   PREVIOUS:  Homicide   Disturbance   Murder  

Mom's boyfriend charged

COLD LAKE - Veronica Poitras was pronounced dead Aug 29.  Sherman Robert Whitford, 35, was charged.  (PostMedia)  MORE:   Mother's boyfriend charged   Death a homicide 

Identified

THUNDER BAY - Nazareth Alexander Nelson 35, was charged in the death of Bert Issac Wood, 25.  (CBC)   

Sudden death a homicide

WHITEHORSE - Clayton Benoit, 51, died at the hospital on Aug 30.  (CBC)   MORE:   Death deemed a homicide  

Charge laid

NANAIMO - John Albert Buchanan, 46, is accused of killing Richard Steven Sitar, 42(PQB News)   MORE:   Second-degree murder charge 

Stabbing

ST JOHN'S - The 36-year-old victim died from his injuries in hospital.  Police arrested Craig Pope, 31.  (CBC)   MORE:   Stabbing   

Identified

REGINA - Police were called to a house on Angus St, where they found Jenny Leigh McKay, 33, deceased.   Jason Daniel McKay, 45, is charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)   MORE:   Charged   Man charged 

Stabbing ID'd

TORONTO- Cuhapiryan Mahendrarajah, 33, died of his injuries.  Police arrested Prosper Jean Laurent, 18, and charged him with second-degree murder.   (CTV)  MORE:   Man charged   Victim known to police  

Wanted arrested

EDMONTON - Gregory Christopher Tessman, 49, is charged with second-degree murder in the strangling of Valerie Maurice, 29.   (Sun Media)  MORE:   Arrest   Wanted man arrested   Woman found strangled   Homicide    Woman controlled by pimp     

Charged

SYDNEY - The body of James Matthews, 54, was discovered in his 54 Prince St Sydney apartment on Aug 29.  Police have charged Aaron Shaun Young, 28, with second-degree murder.  (Global)   MORE:   Man charged   Murder charge laid   Identified    

Driver sentenced

HAMILTON - Guy McPhee, 57, will avoid time in jail for killing cyclist Jay Keddy, 53, at dusk on Dec 2, 2015.   (CBC)    MORE:   No jail time 

Victim identified  

CALGARY - Valeri Lomakine, 37, succumbed to his injuries at the scene.   (CTV)  MORE:   Police seek information   Stabbing   Man stabbed   

Police investigating

WIKWEMIKONG FN - Police say Robert Jim Still, 85, was injured during an undisclosed incident at the Wikwemikong Nursing Home.  (CP)   MORE:   Nursing home death     

Mall shooting  

TORONTO - Jovane Clarke, 22, was shot in the parking lot of the Sheridan Mall.  (Inside Toronto)   MORE:   Man shot dead at mall   Bystanders are lucky   Targeted   Surveillance video       

Psychiatric assessment 

POKESUDIE - Tom LeBouthillier, 34, accused of killing his friend Steven Gauvin, 27.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Charged    

Ruled a homicide 

EDMONTON - Autopsy results ruled Shardi Abdi Hassan, 23, died from gunshot wounds.  (Global)  MORE:   Police name victim   Homicide   Shooting  

Charge in pedestrian death

SYDNEY - The victim was identified as James Bernard Bonar, 37.  Larry Daniel Stevens, 34, was charged.   (CTV)   MORE:   Manslaughter charge    Victim hit by vehicle after altercation    

Shooting

TORONTO - Awad Hurre, 34, was shot and killed on Tandridge Crescent.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Police identify victim   Identified   Massive overkill   Not ready to link killings 

Father charged

CALGARY - The passengers, Meghan Bomford, 17, died and Kelsey Nelson, 16, was severely injured.  Michael Shaun Bomford, 52, has been charged with impaired driving causing death+.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Crash victims  

Man to face charge

SAINT-LAMBERT-DE-LAUZON - SQ say the victim was Claude Gas, in his 60s.  Several media reports say the accused is the victim's son (Frederic Gas, 24).  (Global)   MORE:  Identified   Murder   Victim identified   

Identified

WEST KELOWNA - The man killed in a targeted shooting has been identified as Joel Pennell.  (Kelowna News Staff)   PREVIOUS:   Body found   Suspicious death  

Shooting

MONTREAL - The man killed is Valery Belange.  Belange, 31, was to be sentenced on Sept 21 for a drug trafficking case from 2015.  (La Presse)   MORE:   Shooting   Man gunned down  

Random murders

VANCOUVER - In BC in 2015, the latest data available from Statistics Canada, there were 95 homicides. Only 12 were random killings, just over 11%.  That's about the same for the rest of the country: In Canada, 58 out of 451 solved murders in 2015 were carried out by strangers - 13%.  From 2005 to 2014, 17% of the solved homicides were committed by strangers.  (Globe & Mail)  

Conviction overturned

TORONTO - Jason Wisdom was one of 3 men convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of Brenton Charlton, 31, on March 3, 2004.  Wisdom and 2 other men, Tyshan Riley and Philip Atkins, were convicted of first-degree murder, and committing offences on behalf of a criminal organization, known as the 'Galloway Boyz' street gang in 2009.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   3 guilty  

Homicide

LEVIS - Marie-Lisa Desbiens, 30, was found dead in her apartment.  Her spouse, Pierre Gagne-Boily, 30, was charged.   (Journal de Quebec)   MORE:   Husband accused   

Identified

PIKANGIKUM FN - Bronson Lee Strang, 34, was found dead.  Kurri Turtle, 32, was arrested and has been charged with assault.  (Net Newsledger)    MORE:   Arrest 

2 charged

MISSISSAUGA - Franc Gabriel Paisley, 29, was shot at around 8am on Aug 26.  Ali Isse, 24, has been charged with second degree murder.  (CP24)  MORE:   2 arrested   Identified    Victim identified   Shot man ID'd   Shooting 

Charged in stabbing  

KITCHENER - The man who died is Shamsul Alamshah, 37.  Mohamed Younus, 43, faces a charge of first-degree murder.  (The Record)  MORE:   Victim and accused were brothers   Altercation death     

Witness speaks to media 

SASKATOON - Tyler Applegate, 27, was fatally shot after confronting a Terror Squad gang member who'd been caught urinating on his backyard fence.  Applegate died in hospital from the gunshot wound he suffered on July 22. (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Victim succumbs  Victim dies in hospital   

Body found

VICTORIA - Euarchol Wanichpan, 25, who has been missing since July 30, has been identified as the person found buried and wrapped in a tarp on the grounds of SJ Willis Educational Centre.   (Victoria Times Colonist)   MORE:   Body identified   Foul play suspected   Body identified    

Death a homicide

METCHOSIN - The victim has been identified as Richard Milligan, 56.   (CBC)  MORE:   Man found dead    Police identify body   Identified 

Police seek witnesses

PRINCE GEORGE - RCMP located the body of Neal Kumar Jaswal, 40, inside his 1994 Ford Mustang.    (250 news)   MORE:    Victim's name released 

Identified

TORONTO - Khadr Mohamed, 22, of Toronto, died from a gunshot wound to the torso. (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Police identify body   Suspicious death   Homicide   

Hit-and-run charge

SADDLE LAKE FN - Romeo Quinney, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Tyson Hunter, 44, had been arrested and charged.  (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run      

Charged

TORONTO - The body of Virgil Jack, 31, was found on Aug 19, 2017. Nicholas Johnson, 24, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CP24)   PREVIOUS:   Identified   Victim ID'd   Body found     

Identified

EDMONTON - Peter Penac, 31, was shot while sitting in his Lexus around 9:50pm Saturday.  (Edmonton Journal)  

Charge laid

WETASKIWIN - Nakoda Twoyoungmen, 16, was taken to hospital, where he died.  Matthew Alexander Lightning, 22, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (Global)  MORE:   Victim identified   Charged    Man charged   Death deemed suspicious  

2 charged

TORONTO - Tyrone Tomlinson, 21, was fatally shot on Feb 5.  Sabriya Dantas-Ismail, 21, was charged with obstructing justice.  Omar Davis, 26, was charged with second degree murder.  (CP24)   PREVIOUS:   Identified   Victim identified   

Charged

TWEED - The body of Dartt MacPherson, 53, was discovered. Samuel Koch, 36, has been charged with first-degree murder.   (Global)  MORE:   Body found   Man in custody   

Identified  

STEWIACKE - The man's wife identified him as Daniel Handrahan, 46.  A 17-year-old is in police custody in connection with the death.   (CBC)MORE:   Homicide   Police investigating 

Charged in beating death

WINNIPEG - Mustafa Peyawary, 29, died after an assault on Aug 13, 2017.  Aram Soroush, 25, has been charged with first degree murder.  Damir Kulic, 27, Ahamed Althaaf Ismail, 29, and Matthew Marjanovic, 29.  have already been charged with first degree murder.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   4th suspect sought  2 suspects arrested   Beaten to death    

Son charged

OTTAWA - Officers discovered the body of Rachel Mair in an apartment building at 85 Range Road.  Her son, Steven Mair, 29, has been charged with second-degree murder.   (Sun Media)   MORE:  Man in custody    Son charged   

Sentenced

COCHRANE - Tristan Wesley, 29, received a 3-and-a-half year sentence.  On July 1, 2015, Myles McLean, 55, body was found along the Trans-Canada Highway following a beating at the hands of his son.   (CTV)   

Suspicious death

SAINT-JEROME - Daniel Robert, 60, was transported to hospital, where doctors declared him dead.  A 40-year-old man is being questioned in connection with the death.   (CBC) MORE:   Addicted son the suspect     

Clubhouse raid

CAMPBELL RIVER - Police will remain on the scene at the Devils Army Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Clubhouse for several days gathering evidence relating to the discovery of John Dillon Brown's body.  Dillon Brown, 30, was found dead inside his vehicle outside of Campbell River on the evening of Mar 12, 2016.  (CBC)  

1 arrest, 2 wanted

LONDON, ON - Mark McCullagh was shot outside his home in March 2015 while taking out the garbage.  Kenyon Ohamu, 20, was arrested and charged with manslaughter and two counts of armed robbery.  Police are looking for Ali Fageer, 23, and Steve Atkinson, 37.   (CP)   PREVIOUS:   Victim identified  

Death a homicide

PRINCE ALBERT - An autopsy was conducted and the deceased has been identified as Duane Brett Ledoux, 25.  (Global)   MORE:   Suspicious death 

Death deemed a homicide

THUNDER BAY - Brayden Moonias, 18, was found dead besides McVicar Creek.   (CBC)   MORE:   Suspicious death  

Homicide

CUMBERLAND HOUSE - Carissa Ballantyne, 21, was pronounced dead.  Acea Dorian, 21, was charged with second-degree murder.     (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Man charged  

Family ID'd victim

LONG PLAIN FN - A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder.  The family of the victim said the victim's name is John Richard Jr. 30.   (CTV)PREVIOUS:   Teen wanted for killing  

2 men charged

REGINA - Blaine Katz, 39, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Gerald McDormand, 44, and Steven Saint Pierre, 39, have been charged with second-degree murder.   (CTV)  MORE:   Man found dead    2 charged 

Victim identified by family  

WINNIPEG - Marlene Eusanio, 61, was identified as the victim who died after being struck by a stolen truck on Marion St. (CBC)  MORE:   Police looking for video, witnesses    Police find truck-trailer     

Charged

TERREBONNE - Alain Landais, 44, was charged with unpremeditated murder and arson for causing a fatal fire on July 8 in a seniors' residence in Terrebonne.  Resident, Marcelle Magnan, 94, died due to her injuries.  (Montreal Gazette)   MORE:    Charged  

Mafia figure killed

MONTREAL - Mafia member Antonio De Blasio, 45, was killed in a drive-by shooting at 8:30pm Wednesday in Laduversiere Park while children were playing football.  (CTV)  MORE:   Man with ties killed   Mafia executioner murdered   Shooting    Fatal shooting  

Charges laid

HALIFAX - On Dec 12, 2012, emergency personnel responded to a 911 call after witnesses observed a fire at a camp near Sheet Harbour.  Upon investigation, fire officials found the bodies of Matthew Allan Hebb, 22, and Earle Clayton Stewart, 59.  Elmer Percy Higgins, 65, and Karen Marie Higgins, 49, are both being charged with second degree murder.  (Metro News)  

 

2 charged

2 arrested again

2 charged

2nd victim ID'd

Victim identified

Men murdered

Deaths homicides  

Stabbing victim dies

WINNIPEG - An assault sent Dean Wade Yurkiw, 50, to hospital has become a homicide after the victim died.   (CBC)   MORE:   Victim dies  

Body found

TERREBONNE - The body of James Francois Guillemette, 58 was discovered Thursday in a garage.   (CTV)  MORE:   Victim known to police  

Murder-suicide

HALIFAX - RCMP have ruled that the deaths in a July 24 fire in Clam Bay, NS a result of a murder-suicide.  The victims of the fire were Laura Baker, 46, and Ronald Baker, 54.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)   PREVIOUS:   2nd body found   2nd set of remains 

Charged

PELICAN NARROWS - After an altercation with another man a 25-year-old was airlifted to a hospital where he died.  Brennan Lee Cook, 22, of Southend, is charged with manslaughter and breach of probation.  (Saskatoon StarPhoenix)  MORE:   Man charged  

Identified 

TORONTO - Adrian Milligan, 23, died of his injuries.  (Sun Media)  MORE:   Victim identified    Identified   Shooting 

Murder-suicide

TORONTO - Zlatan Cico, 58, and his 6-year-old son Simon Cico were found without vital signs  (Toronto Star)  

Shooting

TORONTO - Said Ali, 21, of Toronto, was shot just before midnight on Sunday and died Monday morning.  (680 News)   MORE:   Victim dies in hospital   Shooting    Police ID victim  

Shooting  

OTTAWA - Esmail Sharifi, 36, suffered 'multi-system trauma with injuries consistent with being shot.'   (CBC)  MORE:   Identified     Parking lot shooting  

Charged

SOUTH RAWDON - The RCMP has charged Joshua Eric Crowell, 27, in the death of Laura Ross, 27.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  MORE:   Charge laid   Fire death a homicide   Death ruled a homicide   Fatal fire ruled a homicide  

Police ID suspect

EDMONTON - A 49-year-old man was taken to hospital, where he later died.  William John Robert Monkman, 33, is now wanted for second-degree murder.  (Edmonton Journal)  PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death   Stabbing   

Charged

MONTREAL - Mathieu Grenon, 23, has been charged with hit and run causing death+ after Jean Brien, 66, was struck and killed during a police chase.  (CBC)   MORE:   Stiffest penalty possible   Pedestrian killed   Man killed after car flees  

Stabbing

WABASCA - Joelle Cardinal, 21, was found dead outside a home at around 2:20am Monday.  Dwayne Beauregard, 20, was the victim's ex-boyfriend and father of their 2 daughters is wanted in the stabbing.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   RCMP seek suspect  

2 charged

BOLTON - Alexander Lemon, 36, was pronounced dead.  Connor Sharpe, 21, and Venezia Maggiore, 22, were both charged.  (CP24)  MORE:   2 charged   3 arrested  

Suspect re-arrested 

GIMLI - Evan Engbaek, 18, died after he was stabbed.  Later that day, police re-arrested a 16-year-old.  (CBC)  MORE:   Released suspect, re-arrested    Arrest   Arrest   Rumours 

Failure of everyone

EDMONTON - In a report into the death of Kawliga Potts, Judge Ferne LeReverend offered a scathing indictment of the workers who failed to follow up on clear signs the child was being abused at the hands of his foster mother, Lily Choy. (CBC)   REPORT:   Kawliga Potts dead inquiry   .pdf   MORE:   Fundamental failure   

Senior charged 

PICKERING - The body of Bodwatie Persaud, 70, found in the home had 'obvious signs of trauma' and she was pronounced at the scene.  A man in the home, identified as Ganesh Persaud, 71, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (Global)   MORE:   Deemed a homicide   Senior found dead    Domestic homicide  

Victim ID'd

MONT SAINT-HILAIRE - The victim was Roland Duguay, 55, of Montreal, who was known to authorities.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:   Body found   Body found  

Shooting

WOODBRIDGE - Roy Khan, 24, succumbed to his injuriesPolice have arrested Kevin Khemraj Deonath, 29.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Shooting  

Driver charged

TORONTO - A man has been charged after a vehicle struck and killed a 73-year-old pedestrian.  Jonathan Power, 25, has been charged with dangerous driving causing death+.  (Toronto Star)  

Identified 

WINNIPEG - Rohn Abraham, 29, died in the stabbing at a rooming house on Euclid Ave.  (CBC)  MORE:   Rooming house called crack shack   Homicide       

Impaired charge

THUNDER BAY - The victim was driving on Highway 589 when the biker's motorcycle was struck by a pickup truck.   Randall Nault, 31, was arrested.  (TB News Watch)   MORE:   Impaired 

Indignity to a body

CAMBRIDGE - A 29-year-old woman has been charged with committing an indignity to a body, in connection with the death of Christopher Deweese.   (CBC)  MORE:   Woman arrested  

Charged

MONTREAL - Sofiane Ghazi, 37, allegedly stabbed his 8-month pregnant partner.  The woman was still recovering  but the baby died in hospital.  (CP)   MORE:   Charged  

Warrant issued

OTTAWA - Alam Gabriel Buoc, 29, is wanted in the slayings of Abdulrahman Al-Shammari, 26, and Dirie Olol, 27.   (PostMedia)  MORE:   Warrant issued   Buoc arrested    

Charged

OTTAWA - Mohamed Barkhadle, 31, was arrested in the death of Rania Moussa, 35.   (Ottawa Citizen)  MORE:   Suspicious death ruled a homicide  

 2 killed in shooting

TORONTO - The 2 men killed were Renaldo Cole, 33, and Dwayne Campbell, 30.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Shooting   Barbecue shooting      

Homicide

MINTO - A member of the Bacchus motorcycle club, Ronald Richard, 50, was found on a rural property in Hardwood Ridge.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Death investigated as homicide  

Suspect released 

GODS LAKE NARROWS - Police have released a 23-year-old man they arrested in connection with the killing of Leah Anderson, 15.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Arrest made   Arrest    Homicide

Stolen truck hit-and-run

REGINA - Investigators confirmed that the victim had been operating the truck and it was stolen before the fatal collision.  Thomas Richard Nahbexie, 18, was arrested.   (CTV)   MORE:   Suspect charged  

Identified

CALGARY - The remains found near D'Arcy Ranch, have been identified as Mohamed Jasmin Al Aalak, 53.  Police charged his son, Zaineddin Al Aalak, 21.  (CBC)  MORE:   Victim identified    Man charged    Neighbors shocked        

Charged

EDMONTON - Brendan Christopher Dion, 27, has been charged with second-degree murder in relation to the death of James Joel Dunham, 40.  (Global)  MORE:   Charges laid   Person of interest   Man sought   Police seek man   Suspicious death    

Teen charged

INUKJUAK - On July 22, 14-year-old Bethany Nastapoka was found lifeless not far from her home.  Police arrested a 17-year-old man at his home Oct 12.   (Nunatsiaq online)   PREVIOUS:   Police mum on murder   17-year-old charged 

Third trial ordered

TORONTO - Ontario's top court has ordered a third trial in the same first-degree murder case  Warren Nigel Abbey was acquitted at his first trial related to the 2004 murder of Simeon Peter, but the Crown appealed and at the second trial the jury convicted Abbey.  (Toronto Star)  

4th arrest

WINNIPEG - Trevor Bodnarek, 27, died from a gunshot wound.  Craig Dylan Monkman, 19, Albert Kelly Thomas, 34, Anthony Shane Monias, 32, and Jason Scott Woodhouse, 23, have been charged.   (Sun Media)   PREVIOUS:   Third arrest   2 charged   Identified   Police investigate  

Police identify man  

TORONTO - Demal Graham, 25, was pronounced dead at the scene.    (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Family of shooting victim   Victim ID'd   Shooting

Body found

BRAMPTON - Police confirmed the identity of the woman as Kara Clark, 28.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Treated as a homicide   Police identify body 

Victims identified

MONTREAL - The victims were identified as Kevin Paul, 23, and Mohamed Odeh, 21. (Montreal Gazette)  MORE:   Victims on police radar   Police identify victims   2 bodies found     

Accused 

SYDNEY MINES - Police allege Kimberly Ann O'Dea, 36, hit and killed Dana Jessome, 28, with a vehicle.   (CTV)    MORE:   Her former partner   Driver charged  

  Couple killed in stolen truck crash

EDMONTON - Stella Marie Constantin, 62, and Kenneth Ahronson, 64, were killed after their car was hit by a stolen truck fleeing police Monday.  Zachary James Gorgan, 32, Alisha Grace Roode, 27, and Trent James Ferris, 29, face charges.   (Edmonton Journal)  MORE:   3 charged    Family identifies victims   Stolen truck collision  

Cold case arrest

RAPID LAKE - The SQ arrested a suspect in connection with the murder of Rosianna Poucachiche, 17.  On Oct 10, 2000, Poucachiche was found beaten to death.  The suspect's name has not been released because he was a minor at the time of the murder.   (CTV) MORE:   Man charged   Cold case arrest   

Altercation

BELLE RIVER - Marcus Pierce, 18, was killed an altercation that involved several combatants.  The accused is a 17-year-old male.  (Windsor Star)   PREVIOUS:   Altercation   Teen stabbed    

Son charged 

GUELPH - Mirella Roncato, 54, is dead and her son Jacob Roncato, 26, is facing a charge of first-degree murder.   (Metroland Media)    MORE:   Son arrested

Home explosion body ID'd

KELOWNA - Police have identified Michael Madsen, 23, as the victim found inside the Stockwell Ave home.   (Castanet)  MORE:   Fire death called homicide  

Driver charged 

JOLIETTE - Pierre Courtois, 75, is accused of deliberately killing Sylvie Deshaies. (CBC)   MORE:   Driver accused of killing ex-wife   Former spouse accused  

Hit-and-run crash

MISSISSAUGA - Harshadrai Patel, 64, was killed in an overnight collision where the motorist fled the scene.  Justin Edwin, 26, has been charged with impaired operation causing death+.  (CTV)  MORE:   Man charged  

2nd person charged

CARMACKS - Mario Rueben Skookum, 25, and Tyler Aaron Skookum, 27, has been charged in the death of Wilfred 'Dickie' Charlie in June.   (CBC) PREVIOUS:   Charged   Homicide    

Identified 

WINNIPEG - A man found dead in the Manwin Hotel has been identified as John Blaine Flett, 50.   (CBC)   MORE:   Police ID victim   

Youth charged

GRAND RIVER -  A 17-year-old girl has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to the death of Douglas Hill, 48.   (CTV)   

Hit-and-run crash

DUGAS - A 72-year-old man (Georges Larocque) and a 57-year-old woman (Johanne Godin) died at the scene.  Police say the 3 young males in the first vehicle fled the scene and the vehicle was found burning in a gravel pit.  The driver was later brought to the police station by his father.   (CTV)      

2-year-old fended for himself

OTTAWA - A 2-year-old boy fended for himself after his mother was killed in their fifth-floor apartment of a public housing building.  The 35-year-old woman, whose name is protected by a publication ban, had been dead for 10 days.  Police charged Mohamad S. Barkhadle, 31.  (PostMedia)  

Murders-suicide

SAINTE-BRIGITTE-DES-SAULTS - 3 people found dead at the Adam and Eve naturist campsite in Sainte-Brigitte-des-Saults are Rodrigue Tremblay, 77, Suzanne Gareau, 50, and Denys Carpentier, 76.   Denys Carpentier is considered the suspect.   (Lanouvelle)  MORE:    3 found dead   Love triangle   Double murder-suicide likely  

Man stabs family members

AKULIVIK - Illutak Anautak, 19, stabbed 5 relatives, including 2 children, in 3 houses in Akulivik.  Police reportedly found Anautak armed with a knife and about to enter a fourth residence when he was shot dead by police.  (La Presse)  MORE:   Family drama   4 dead   Multiple stabbings  Village in shock   There is so much anger  

Charged

ST ALBERT - An autopsy confirmed the body was Ronald Worsfold, 75, and the manner of his death was homicide.  Beryl Musila, 28, had been charged.   (CTV)  MORE:   Woman charged 

Man charged

WINDSOR - Police have arrested and charged Kenneth Dawson, 56, following a hit-and-run accident that killed a 3-year-old boy.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run   Suspect arrested 

Identified

SPANISH - Jonathan Jobin, 25, was arrested after his alleged victim, George Chapman, 68, was found outside a residence.  (Sudbury Star)  PREVIOUS:  Death is murder   Victim identified  

Charged

POND INLET - RCMP have charged Tommy Mucpa, 25, with second-degree murder after Dorkas Erkloo, 51, was killed.   (CBC)  MORE:   2 dead in Nunavut hamlet   Publication ban     

Identified 

EDMONTON - Mahamoud Mahdi Nur, 25, was found dead on the road by emergency personnel working in the area.  (Global)  MORE:   Homicide    Police ID victim  

Homicide

EDMONTON - Jordin Amber Aksidan, 21, was found critically injured just after 5am in the area of 119 Ave and 34 St NW.  (CBC)  MORE:   Woman was shot   EPS able to identify victim  

Teacher, husband found dead

ALBUQUERQUE - The bodies of Ursula Tammy Kokotkiewicz, 32, and her husband Jacob, 31, were discovered.  A handgun was found in the man's lap.   (Toronto Star)   MORE:  Couple identified   Teacher found dead    Ruled murder-suicide       

Surrendered to police      

TORONTO - A man was allegedly uttering death threats to a 38-year-old before he struck the other man with his vehicle, jumped the sidewalk and hit two other people.  Randy Amofa, 29, was wanted on a number of charges.    (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Arrest made 

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