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Guilty plea

ST JOHN'S - David Ryan, 54, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2005 death of Richard Brace, ending a court saga that started when a marathon drinking party at a Carbonear house took a violent turn.    (CBC)   MORE:   Manslaughter plea   Murder trial   Murder conviction overturned   Killer with 60 criminal convictions    


BLOODVEIN FIRST NATION - More than 20 officers took over the Bloodvein First Nation band office as they continued to probe the death of Cliff Malnyk, 52, and the fatal stabbing of Timothy Goosehead, 31.  A 17-year-old youth has been charged with second-degree murder in each killing.  (Brandon Sun)   PREVIOUS:   Arrests made  



Forcible confinement

WINNIPEG - Shane Darryl Quon, 43, has been charged with forcible confinement.  It was early in the morning the next day police were called to an apartment on the 200-block of Balmoral St and discovered the lifeless body of a woman.  The charges identify the victim as Roseanne Lee Eaglestick.  (QMI)   MORE:    Woman identified   Sudden death   Suspicious death   Woman found dead    


KELOWNA - RCMP announced that Damien Lawrence Taylor, 22, had been arrested  on a warrant issued for the murder of CJ Fowler.  Summer Star Elizabeth Krista-Lee Fowler, a 16-year-old girl from the Gitanmaax First Nation Band near Terrace, was found dead in Kamloops on Dec 5, 2012. (CBC)   MORE:   Arrest made    Boyfriend arrested   Charges laid    Teen's death 


Driver turns himself in

COLD LAKE - On Dec. 19, 2011, Gary Lee Curtis Lachance was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of Casino Dene.  Wayne Kytwayhat, 50, turned himself in to the RCMP.  (Beacon)  PREVIOUS:   Hit-and-run death   


CAMPBELL RIVER - Konstanty (Karol) Bukiewicz, 84, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Caroline Doreen Surrett, 72.     (Campbell River Mirror)   MORE:  84-year-old man facing murder charge    


Victims ID'd

EDMONTON - Police identified the deceased as Fitzroy Harris, 50, and Thierno Bah, 41.   Police say Jayme Pasieka, 29, will be charged with 2 counts of first-degree murder and 1 count of attempted murder. (CBC))   MORE:   Music loving family man   'Complete chaos'    'I saw my best friend die in front of me'    Multiple stabbing 

4th person charged

TORONTO - Police have arrested and charged a fourth person with second degree murder in connection with a fatal stabbing in February.  John MacLean, 57, of Toronto, was rushed to hospital without vital signs and pronounced dead a short time later.    (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Arrest   Victim ID'd   Police seek clues  


3 years

SUDBURY - Retired Sudbury United Church minister Nico Vanderstoel has pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing death.  Heather Vanderstoel died April 6, 2011. (CBC)   PREVIOUS:    Charge against caregiver   Preacher charged  


EDSON - RCMP have arrested Joseph Shane Henault, 47, of Edson and charged him with second-degree murder in the death of a 49-year old man at a rural Edson home on Feb 24 at about 11pm.  (Beacon)  MORE:   Man charged   


Stabbing victim   

ETOBICOKE - Tenzin Tseten, 22, of Toronto, was outside the Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre on Titan Road in Etobicoke just before 3:30am when a large fight broke out between several partygoers.  (Toronto Star)  MORE:   Victim identified   Stabbings   1 dead, 1 injured   Man dies    


AJAX - Shabir Niazi, 22, was found dead from a gunshot wound in a garage near Roosevelt Ave and Kings Crescent.  It was originally deemed a 'sudden death,' but was later changed to a homicide.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:    Death ruled a murder   Student died of gunshot wound     


Victim identified

TORONTO - The victim was Vilanong Douangphachanh, 26, of Toronto.  Achint Ranhotra, 28, of Toronto, faces a count of manslaughter.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Accidental shooting   Woman found dead  

Guilty plea

SASKATOON - Johnathon Robert Pickett, 42, the man charged with the 1990 murder of Joan Foulds, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.   (CBC)   MORE:   Pleads guilty   Man admits to 1990 murder  


5 years

HAMITLON - Joseph Warren, 42, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death and marijuana possession. The charges stem from an Oct 31 collision, when his 2006 Toyota Corolla hit Zoe Nuddell.  She died in hospital the next day.  (CBC) 


UXBRIDGE - On Feb 28, Durham police found the body of Richard Morrison, 26, in his home on Galloway Crescent.  They arrested Cole Henderson, 26, and he was charged with first-degree murder.   (CityNews)   MORE:   Man charged   Memorial service   Homicide    


Guilty plea

CALGARY -  Marie Monique LaPratt, who had been drinking alcohol, knocked off a elderly man's ball cap.  When Wai Ho Tam, 79, stood up, she pushed him and he hit his head on the sidewalk.  Tam died nearly a year later.  (CBC)  MORE:   Woman sentenced   Woman pleads guilty   2 years for random killing   Manslaughter charges laid 


CALEDON - Douglas Bradley Bell, 28, body was found on Feb 22.  Douglas Tavenor, 44, has been charged with manslaughter and indignity to a dead body.  Ralph Terry Maywood, 51, Patrick Egal, 26, and Farnaz Yaghinali, 44, were charged with indignity to a dead body and accessory after the fact.  (Toronto Star)   PREVIOUS:   Suspicious death    



MEDICINE HAT - Christopher Arkell, 50, was the man shot by police following a standoff on a rural property outside of the city, where Chester Hunchak's body was found.  (QMI) 

Accused identified

Victim confirmed by police

Unanswered questions lead to mistrust

2 confirmed dead

Police shooting

Suspect dead   



CALGARY - Carlos Pelaez was found him guilty of manslaughter in the stabbing death of his girlfriend.   (QMI)    MORE:   Guilty of manslaughter    Man charged   Victim identified  

Youth charged

FORT GOOD HOPE - A 17-year-old male has been charged with first-degree murder after RCMP found the body of a Charlotte Lafferty.   (CBC)  MORE:   Youth charged


Woman charged

REGINA - Police found Marvin Bruce Sefton, 41, dead in a home on the 1000-block of Garnet St.  Later on Saturday, police arrested Jessica Dawn Pelletier, 28.  (CBC)   MORE:   Charged   Woman faces charge   Woman charged   Family in shock    


TORONTO - Police identified the victim as Kareem Francis, 33, of Toronto.  Lerone Marcano, 34, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing.  (CP24)   MORE:   Man charged   Stabbing   Man killed in brawl 


Impaired charge

CLAIRMONT - One woman is dead and a man is facing a charge of impaired driving causing death following a two-vehicle crash near Clairmont. Following the crash, Nathaniel Onezmie Plamondon, 29, was charged.  (Beacon) 

Stabbing victim

HAMILTON - Ricky Doucette, 28, was pronounced dead in hospital after receiving multiple stab wounds in an attack on Barton St E.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Police name victim   Man dead, woman critical   Double stabbing 



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


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



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    


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



CALGARY - Police were called to the couple's 12200-block of Lake Erie Rd SE home February 15, 2014 at about 1:00pm for reports of a carbon monoxide leak.  Don Carlson, 59, and Roxanne Carlson, 56, were found dead.  (CTV) 


Reward offered

Double murder reward

Justice for the Carlsons

Double homicide

2 bodies found  



JOLIETTE - Guillaume Gelinas, 22, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder.  Gelinas is accused of killing his father, Luc Gelinas, 54, and his father's partner, 35-year-old Julie Lemieux.  The two were found dead in their Terrebonne, QC, home.   (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged   Man charged 

Parents face charges

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



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)

1 charged

Cops hunt 2nd suspect

Boucher turns himself in

Missing woman found dead

Possible homicide

Man sought

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    Accused were depressed 


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  



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   Victim sought help   Video surveillance   Victim identified  


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.  (QMI)


Couple face new charges

REGINA - Tammy and Kevin Goforth, were previously charged with manslaughter in the death of June Alexis Dawn Goforth. The child died in hospital Aug. 2, 2012, of injuries that police said suggested she had been neglected and abused.   (CBC)   PREVIOUS:    Gov't sued for child's death in care    Accused in court  

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-year-old in Sept 2007.   (Toronto Star)  PREVIOUS:   3 convicted   Charges in stabbing   Charges laid   'Outstanding' son   16-year-old murdered



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 


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.    (Beacon)   MORE:   Charged with murder  


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)


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



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  



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:   Teen charged    Youth charged   Murder charge  Shooting   Man killed     



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   Never worried


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 



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

Loretta Saunders   



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   Mentally ill    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) 


Double homicide linked

GATINEAU - Amanda Trottier and Travis Votour, both 23, were discovered dead in their home.  (Ottawa Citizen)   PREVIOUS:   2 found dead   Double homicide   Suspicious deaths   'Damn drugs'   

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   Man shot


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   Foul play  

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:   Suspect surrenders   Canadian tourist stabbed 



Charges laid

EDMONTON - Robin Douglas Goodwin, 51, went missing in January 2007, his body discovered 10 months later in a wooded area west of Vegreville.  Michael Jay Hook was arrested on Jan 22 and charged. (QMI)   MORE:   Charged    Robin Douglas Goodwin 


MONTREAL – Ali Chaotik, 27, was pronounced dead in the hospital after being shot in a Lachine apartment. According to CBC, the shooting occurred around 9:30pm on Sherbrooke St near 29th Ave.  (Hip Hop Canada)  MORE:   Shooting    Man dead   Man killed 




GRANDE PRAIRIE - RCMP say they have arrested Shane Gregory Babitsch, 21, of Grande Prairie.  Courtney Breanna Johnstone, 26, of Grande Prairie was reported missing on Jan. 30.  RCMP say she is dead, but officers have not found her remains.  (CP)     MORE:   1st degree murder charge    Body found in Grande Prairie landfill   Remains identified    

EPS taking over

EDMONTON - EPS said the body of London Williams, 21, was found March 24 in a rural area in the County of Smokey Lake.  EPS investigators have identified a connection between that case, and the homicide of Ibrahim Yousef Chehimi, 34, on Jan 21.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:     Body found   Victim ID'd   Shooting   Shooting   Homicide   Police seeking suspect   




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



WINNIPEG - Officers said 2 men were outside a residence in the 500-block of Magnus Ave on Oct. 4, 2006.  Steven Pelletier, 29, was lured and forced into a house where he was seriously assaulted by a suspect. Darrel Lavallee, 32, faces a charge for second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Police make arrest   Gangster charged in cold case 

Husband surrenders

BRAMPTON - Iqbal Singh, 46, was being sought on charges of murder and attempted murder.  Singh’s estranged wife Anita Summan, 51, was taken to hospital and died.  Gurkharan Doal, 46, was also stabbed and is in critical condition.  (CityNews)  MORE:   Suspect sought   Woman dead, man in hospital   Stabbings


Homicide identifications

ST CATHARINES - Police have identified a woman found dead in a St. Catharines parking lot Thursday as Judith Fraser, 73.  George Fraser, 71, is charged with first-degree murder.   (St Catharines Standard)    MORE:   Woman found dead   Man charged   Husband charged  

Homicide unit on case

MISSISSAUGA - Ernest Guinto, 36, was last seen at Square One Shopping Centre on Dec 29, 2013.  Detectives have learned Guinto may have been trying to avoid people with ties to crime and said it’s possible foul play was involved in his disappearance.  (CityNews)  


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.  (Edmonton Journal)   PREVIOUS:    Charged   Shooting


HAMILTON - Margaret Elizabeth Steer, 56, was stabbed to death in a 12th-floor apartment in public housing building at 500 MacNab St N.  Karen Flynn, 43, of Hamilton, is charged with second-degree murder and assault with a weapon.  (QMI)  MORE:   Victim identified   Woman charged   Woman stabbed


Impaired charge

PUKATAWAGAN - RCMP said Cameron Rocky Caribou, 31, is wanted for impaired driving causing death and failing to remain at the scene of an accident after the death of a Pukatawagan woman.  (CTV)  MORE:   Suspect arrested   


EDMONTON - Police have charged a man in connection with the death of Allan Waquan, 52.  Perry Kenowekesequape, 36, is charged with manslaughter.  (Beacon)    MORE:   Charges laid   Charged in homicide   Death in downtown condo    


Added to program

HALIFAX - The government is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in the death of Wayne Marriott.   (CTV)   PREVIOUS:  Wayne Nicholas Marriott   NS rewards for major unsolved crimes    


CALGARY - Police were called to Harvest Oak Gate NE at about 8:00pm after residents reported a man in distress.  The man has been identified as Jackson Tran, 29, of Calgary.  (CTV)  MORE:   Victim identified   Body found   


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 rush to the home of Samson's ex-husband in nearby St. Isidore.  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
Girl taken off life-support

Suspect dies
Raging father
3 dead


5th man facing charges

CALGARY - About 2:45am on Nov 23, emergency crews were called the 200-block of 10 Ave SW and found Strasser-Hird, 18.  Nathan Paul Gervais, 18, was charged with first-degree murder while Franz Emir Cabrera, 19, Joch Pouk, 20, and Assmar Ryiad Shlah, 20, were all charged with second-degree murder.  (QMI)    

Another swarming death arrest

5th man

4th arrest

3rd arrest

Fight death

Victim succumbs to injuries  



TORONTO - Police have made an arrest in the birthday party murder of 20-year-old Gaethan Kitadi.  Shane Raheim Chandon, 20, of Ajax, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.  (Toronto Star)\

Man charged

Suspect arrested

Surveillance video released

Victim celebrating birthday

Deadly birthday party


Man shot dead      


Victims identified

TORONTO - Brenda Pathammavong, 16, and Premier Hoang, 18, were found shot dead inside a red Lexus when police arrived at the Centre Green Co-Op housing complex on Centre St E.   (Toronto Star) 

Police identify victims

Shooting victims identified

2 dead


Woman and man victims


2 charged

PAUINGASSI - Rodney Suggashie, 22, and Jamie Suggashie, 24, from Pauingassi First Nation face second-degree murder charges in relation to the death of a Neilson Garnett Owens, 27.   (CTV)   MORE:   Murder charges laid   


TORONTO - Police have charged a man with second-degree murder in the death of Nu “Sandy” Hua., 64. Police arrested Patrick Wai Leung Lee, 61, of Toronto.  (CityNews)   PREVIOUS:   Victim identified   Victim identified 


Suspect in hospital

TRURO - Gerald Rushton, 47, has been charged in the deaths of Elizabeth MacPherson, 54, and her daughter, Brittany MacPherson, 24.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)  MORE:   Accused in double homicide   Another suicide attempt  

Suspect turns himself in

EDMONTON - Police said Justin Sandquist, 23, surrendered to police for the alleged stabbing death of Aaron Cote, 25, on Dec 18. (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Warrant out   Cops looking for man   Stabbing victim ID'd   Police name victim   



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    


Suspect charged

WINNIPEG - Robert (Bobby) Thomson, 21, was reported missing in Winnipeg in July 2012.  Officers charged Tanner James Prevost, 21, with second-degree murder.  (CTV)   MORE:   Missing man dumped in river  


HAMILTON - Ernie Sitter, 57, was found beaten to death on Jan. 9 in his King St E apartment.  Rodney Ryan, 42, has been charged.   (Durham Region)   MORE:   Arrest    Victim identified   Murder confirmed   Suspicious death   


Babysitter charged

TORONTO - Police responded to a call in the area of Wilmington Ave and Sheppard Ave W where Allison Tucker was found without vital signs.  Maria Sosa, 34, of Toronto, was charged with manslaughter. (CBC)  MORE:

Charged   Police charge babysitter   Toddler drowns 

Arrest made

MISSISSAUGA - Jong Joo Park, 82, was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Goreway Drive and Morningstar Drive on Saturday evening.  Police announced the arrest of 20-year-old Keuth Geng of Mississauga.  (CBC)   MORE:   Man charged   Victim identified   Driver hunted   Police looking for car  



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    


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


Victims identified

MARKHAM - David Howe, 46, turn himself in to police.  An action that led investigators to both an apartment building and a parking lot in Markham where the bodies of Chi-Ling Yip, 42,  and Haimwanti Persaud, 35, were found.  (QMI)   MORE:   Double murder victim identified    2 bodies found   Double killing    

Most charges stayed

WINNIPEG - Suzanne Eckstein, 47, has pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of possession of an explosive substance - gasoline.  Eckstein was charged in a June 2008 Winnipeg house fire that killed Kenneth Dunn, 19.  Eckstein was accused of being part of a plan, along with Dunn, to burn down the house for insurance money.  (CTV)    


Mother charged

SASKATOON - Kellie Johnson, 35, was charged with first-degree murder in relation to the death of 5-year-old Jonathan Vetter.  (CTV)  PREVIOUS:   Woman charged   Homicide   Charged

Stabbed before fire

BRANDON - An autopsy showed Earl Daniel Beebe, 39, died from stab wounds.  The fire was in a home in the 600-block of Victoria Ave.  (CBC)   MORE:   Homicide    



Son charged

CAPE BRETON - Merlin Demers-Kennedy, 30, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his mother, Michelle Demers Kennedy, 58.   (CBC)   MORE:   Son charged    Man arrested   Police search son's home in mom's disappearance

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 



4 arrested

HALFIAX - Matthew Anthony Penny's burned body was discovered in Oakfield Park on New Year's Day.  2 men, ages 27 and 23, along with 2 women, ages 24 and 23, were arrested.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Victim identified   Murder victim identified   Autopsy 


BUSBY - Officers found Kevin Boles, 46, and Curtis Perrin, 37, dead inside the home, with apparent gunshot wounds.  Police arrested Alvin Boles, 70, at the scene and took him into custody.  (CTV)  MORE:   Double homicide   Man charged in deaths of son and another man     



Cold case arrest

HAMILTON - Police have arrested Richard Bennett, 37, in the July 29, 2004 stabbing death of Jay Page, 29.  (CBC)  MORE:   Police make arrest   2004 murder 


CALGARY - An autopsy confirmed the body found inside a car was that of Anthony James Fernandez, 19.   (QMI)   MORE:   Death ruled a homicide   Homicide   Body found   Missing man  



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)  MORE:   Charges laid  


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:   Charge laid   Son charged    Suspicious death   Investigating



8 years

THUNDER BAY - A judge at the Superior Court of Justice in Thunder Bay has sentenced Joseph Wesley to 8 years in prison for the killing of Adam Yellowhead.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Man arrested   

Death a murder

TORONTO - Police said Vito Gironda, 59, was found at about 6pm Wednesday at 35 Ettrick Cres.  The case was deemed a murder after an autopsy.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Man found murdered on Christmas Day   Homicide 



High-risk offenders

WINNIPEG - Tim McLean, a 23 year old minding his own business on a bus from Edmonton to Winnipeg was attacked, stabbed and decapitated by fellow passenger Vincent Li 6 years ago.  (CBC) 

Law failing society

Granted unsupervised outings

Psychiatrist pitches unsupervised visits

Killing of Tim McLean  




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'

Glen Douglas Race

NCR debate



Impaired charges

MOOSE JAW - RCMP has charged Jesse David Taylor, 20, of Moose Jaw, stemming from a single-vehicle rollover on Sept. 15, 2013.  Jason Friesen, Joshua Patterson and Justin Kowalski of Mossbank - all 24 years old - were killed in the collision. (Moose Jaw Times Herald)   MORE:   Charged in 3 road deaths   Driver charged 

Conviction overturned

TORONTO - The Ontario Court of Appeal has overturned the conviction of Nahoor Araya in the 2008 shooting death of teen Boris Cikovic and ordered a new trial.  In November 2011, a jury found the Humber College student guilty of manslaughter. (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Man found guilty   Araya murder trial



3 charged

MONTREAL - Police said a warrant will be issued for the arrest of Kshawn Rocque, 22, for his alleged role in the murder of Fehmi Sen, 20.  Marlon Henry, 34, Rakesh Jankie, 34, and Shorn Carr, 31, have been charged.   (Montreal Gazette) 


3 charged

Gunshots in Cote-des-Neiges




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 also 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

Suspicious house fire deaths 




SOREL-TRACY - François Laramée, 50, appeared at the courthouse to face charges of non-premeditated murder following the death of Gabriel Farley, 71.   (CTV)  MORE:   Man killed in altercation   


EDMONTON - Police have charged Randal Gladue, 25, with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing death of Travis Untinen, 36.  (Beacon)    MORE:   Police charge suspect   Charges   Man charged    Violent night




FORT ERIE - The body of 81-year-old Blake Nicholls was found in his home at 72 Bertie St.   (CP)


FORT MCMURRAY - Adam Gauthier has been sentenced after pleading guilty to careless driving in a collision that left a 64-year-old dead.   (CTV)



Looking for clues

LAVAL - Officers found the bullet-riddled body of Roger Valiquette Jr. in the parking lot of a rotisserie restaurant.   (QMI)   PREVIOUS:   Shooting   Man gunned down   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)     Emmanuel Amoah 



Victim identified

SUDBURY - Timothy Lamothe, 29, was stabbed outside a residence on O'Connor St around 9pm.  Skylar Dalyk, 24, was arrested by 4am the following morning and has been held as a suspect.  (QMI)   MORE:   Charges   Stabbing


EDMONTON - Just after midnight on Nov 9, Andrew Frang was fatally stabbed as he and his girlfriend were walking the short distance from a pub to a restaurant in the area of 118 Ave and 124 St.   (Beacon)   Andrew Frang 



Victim identified

GARRICK - Roudy Bourque, 3, died Dec 4, 2012, in a hospital in SK.  Shane Paschke, 33, from Garrick, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)  PREVIOUS:   Charged    Arrest made

Canadian shot

SAN PAULO - Dean Tiessen of Leamington, ON, was identified as the victim in what appears to be a botched carjacking.  (QMI)   MORE:   Man dies in Brazil   Killed in Brazil   Canadian killed in robbery attempt  




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


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




PRINCE ALBERT - Crown prosecutors had proven that John Thomas Shaoulle was responsible for the death of Margaret Sewap, 33. (Prince Albert Daily Herald)   MORE:   Sentenced   Woman strangled, burned   Murder charge 

Teen convicted

FORT MCMURRAY - Rayden Dawson Tilley, 18, was sentenced as an adult in connection with the Nov 26, 2011, murder of a 31-year-old woman in a Fort McMurray apartment.   (Edmonton Journal)  PREVIOUS:   Young offender pleads guilty  




CONSTANCE LAKE - Officers responded to an altercation where they found Fabian Bunting, 35, with no vital signs.  Bradley Bunting, 28, was charged with second degree murder.  (TB News Watch)   MORE:   Charges   Murder charge 

12 years

EDMONTON -  Irineo Villaflor Odoy, 62, tearfully apologized to the family of victim Marietta Echavez, 52, and begged for forgiveness before being handed a life sentence with no chance of parole for 12 years.  (QMI)  Marietta Echavez  




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)  MORE:   Texts stopped   Man charged  

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.  (Beacon)   MORE:   2nd person charged   Charged   Arrested   Charged  Philipp Jochen Woehrle  



Cops jeopardized case

MONTREAL - Justice Guy Cournoyer ruled that Kyle Sheppard, 31, may be extradited to stand trial for the murder of his wife, Katie Sheppard, 30.  However, Cournoyer said he couldn't use Sheppard's alleged confession in the ruling because officers didn't provide a "reasonable opportunity" for Sheppard to speak to a lawyer.  (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Warrant issued 

Body found

BARRHEAD - Valentine Degenhardt, 45, of Salmon Arm, BC, was last seen in Barrhead, AB, on July 17.  During a ground search about 65 km NW of where Degenhardt's vehicle was found the RCMP located human remains.  (QMI)  MORE:   Remains found   Trio charged   Charge after man vanishes   Murder charge laid   Death of 'marijuana distributor'  




EDMONTON - 6 months before Brenda Moreside was discovered stabbed to death in her northern AB home, RCMP failed to bring assault charges against the man who would eventually kill her.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Inquiry to begin   Moresides case timeline

Murder charge

KASABONIKA LAKE - Nishnawbe-Aski Police officers arrived to discover Courtney Mamakeesic, 20, had been taken for medical treatment but succumbed to her injuries.  Clarissa Anderson, 21, was charged with second degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Murder charge 




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


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 with murder   Charged



Charges laid

EDMONTON - Kyle Curtis Scheck, 26, was stabbed to death in a gang and drug related fight at 128 Ave and 65 St  around 7:30pm Nov 14.  Detectives arrested Vincent Prentice, 47.  (QMI)   MORE:   Accused was not in prison   Charges   Stabbings   Autopsy confirms stabbing    Stabbing victim   Homicide 

2nd suspect charged

TORONTO - Police were called to 275 Bleecker St at 2:41pm on Dec 20, 2012 for a stabbing. Glenton Gibson, 23, died.  Juselelio Silva, 26, was charged on Nov. 18.  Trestan Brown, 19, was charged on Jan 11.  (Toronto Star)   MORE:   Charged    Charged  Man surrenders   Suspect surrenders   Stabbing   Double stabbing



Man arrested

KITCHENER - An 18-year old Brampton man has been arrested.  Jordan Gillis, 29, was struck and killed by a vehicle on Hazel St. near Austin Dr on the morning of Oct 20.  (CBC)  MORE:   Arrest   Arrest made   Victim identified 

Woman charged

WINNIPEG - Dawn Marie McFadyen, 32, has been charged after allegedly stabbing Brandon Lee How, 39, to death at the Capri Apartments on 2130 Portage Ave.  (QMI)  PREVIOUS:   Altercation   Stabbings   Homicide 




TORONTO - Neeko Mitchell, 25, was shot numerous times as he stood in front of the North Kipling Community Centre on Nov. 24.  (CP24)  

3 suspects caught on video

Victim ID'd

Police ID man

Friends mourn

Police identify victim




Son charged

TORONTO - Neil Williams, 27, has been charged in the stabbing death of his mother,  Janet Williams, 60, at a residence on Ronan Ave.  (CP24)   MORE:   Son charged   Victim ID'd   Stabbing 


SMITHS FALLS - The victim has been identified as 57-year-old Daryl Weedmark, 57.  Clayton Presley, 56, of Smiths Falls, was charged with second-degree murder.  (CBC)   MORE:   Fight led to death



2 charged

GARDEN HILL - Jerrold Moses Flett, 21, was found near a nursing station in Garden Hill.  Leonard Morris Beardy, 21, and Brandon Wind Beardy, 19, are facing a charge of second-degree murder.  (CBC)   PREVIOUS:   Death investigated 

Hit-and-run update

VANCOUVER - The victims were identified as Marta, 66, and Juan, 76, Rosales.  Police found a truck matching the suspect vehicle description outside a Coquitlam home and arrested a World War II veteran Eugene Muirhead, 90.   (CTV)



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




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


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



10 years

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

Suspect arrested

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



Father charged

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


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




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 


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


New trial ordered

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

Victim just out of prison

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



Senior killed

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

Murder charge

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




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

Psych evaluation

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




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


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 




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

Guilty plea

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



Criminal negligence

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

Hit-and-run charge

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




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

Arrests made

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



Man in custody

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

Body found

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



Victim identified

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

Homicides down

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



Impaired charge

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


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' 




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

Inmate death

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



2nd death

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


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



Possible link to OC

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

Died as a result of gunshot

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



'A cruel death'

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


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



Suspect on probation

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

Victim had refused to testify


2 charged

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

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


Couple arrested

TORONTO - Caleb Harrison, 41, was found dead in a home on Pitch Pine Crescent. - the same home where his mother died in 2010.  The cause of death for both is asphyxiation and that the 2009 death of Harrison's father - in the same home - is still under investigation.  Police say Melissa Merritt, 33, and her common-law husband, Christopher Fattore, 36, were arrested near Bridgewater, NS.  (CTV)  

Ex-wife and boyfriend charged


Couple make court appearance


Death deemed a homicide

3 deaths, 1 home 



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