Wednesday, December 2, 2020

N.S. man, 33, charged with second degree murder in death of Annapolis County man

NEW GLASGOW, N.S. - Police have charged a man from Annapolis County, N.S., with second-degree murder in the death of a 39-year-old man who was found unconscious at a hotel.(CTV News)

Suspected mob boss gunned down in Ancaster

HAMILTON - Police are looking for witnesses after a fatal shooting in Ancaster late Thursday.(Toronto Sun)

Suspected shoplifter in Halifax wanted for murder in Texas

A man arrested as a shoplifting suspect in Halifax on Monday is wanted for a homicide in Texas, say Halifax police. Derek Cameron Whisenand, 28, was arrested Monday afternoon, Halifax Regional Police said in a news release. They responded to a shoplifting report at a business in the 200 block of Chain Lake Drive in Bayers Lake at about 12:45 p.m. The suspect fled an arrest attempt on foot and was followed by officers who arrested him at about 1:15 p.m.  (Halifax Chronicle Herald)

Florida police arrest man in deaths of Quebec couple

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. - Florida police say they have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with the murder of an elderly Quebec couple found dead in March in their mobile home in Pompano Beach, north of Fort Lauderdale. (Montreal Gazette)

El Paso shooting suspect charged with murder, prosecutors seek death penalty

EL PASO - A single capital murder charge was filed on Sunday against the man accused of killing 20 people and wounding more than two dozen others at a Walmart store in El Paso, a mass shooting authorities are viewing as a case of domestic terrorism. (Toronto Sun)

Woman shot in Chilliwack identified by homicide detectives

A woman shot in Chilliwack on Tuesday has been identified by homicide detectives as 42-year-old Christine Denham. (The Province)

Primary suspect in double murder released by police

The primary suspect in the possible double homicide of a Calgary mother and her 22-month-old daughter said he is “absolutely” innocent. (Calgary Herald)

Man arrested after fatal machete attack on Virginia hiking trail

A Massachusetts man faces a murder charge for allegedly attacking two hikers on the Appalachian Trail with a machete, leaving one one dead and the other severely wounded, federal authorities said Sunday. ( NBC News)

Shooting outside busy recreation centre leaves one man dead

PICKERING - A male victim has been pronounced dead after an early morning shooting outside a busy recreation centre in Pickering Sunday. Durham Regional Police were called to the Pickering Recreation Complex at 1867 Valley Farm Road at around 6:30 a.m. for reports of shots being fired.(CTV)

Suspect in Bulgarian journalist’s killing arrested in Germany

Police in Germany have arrested a suspect in the rape and killing of Bulgarian television journalist ​Viktoria Marinova, whose work highlighted corruption in the eastern European country, officials said Wednesday. (CBC)