Monday, July 13, 2020

Woman’s body found at recycling depot

WINNIPEG - Workers at Cascades Recovery Inc., a recycling depot at 100 Omands Creek Blvd., discovered the middle-aged woman's body just after 7 p.m. Friday. She was found in recyclables that had been trucked to the facility. (Winnipeg Free Press)

Philanthropist’s death probed as Toronto’s 22nd homicide of the year

TORONTO - Police are investigating the city’s 22nd homicide of the year after a man was discovered dead in a North York home early Tuesday morning.(Toronto Sun)

Nine killed in mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio

Nine people in Ohio were killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. Dayton police tweeted that an active shooter situation began at 1 a.m. Sunday in a historic district that's a popular nightlife destination, but officers nearby were able to "put an end to it quickly." (CBS)
  • Shooting that left 9 dead, 26 wounded halted in 'under a minute' by police
  • Man dead in Scarborough shooting

    TORONTO - A male victim, believed to be in his mid-20s, was found without vital signs and later pronounced dead on the scene, according to paramedics. (Toronto Star)

    Mom confessed to killing three children

    PHOENIX - A Phoenix woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her three children after they were found dead inside the family home, authorities said Tuesday. The 22-year-old mother, whose name has not been released, "has admitted to harming her three children, which caused their demise," Sergeant Mercedes Fortune told reporters outside the home. (CBS)

    Foul play confirmed in Vancouver Island man’s death

    VICTORIA - Foul play was involved in the death of a Metchosin man and the crime was likely an isolated incident, West Shore RCMP say. (The Province)

    Father and son’s fight over car ends in murder

    TORONTO - A family dispute over the use of a car allegedly led to a son stabbing his 50-year-old father to death Tuesday afternoon in Etobicoke. (Toronto Sun)

    Murder charge laid in 1993 Vancouver cold case

    Police in B.C. believe they have finally cracked the cold case of a Vancouver woman murdered over a quarter-century ago. Vicki Black was 23 years old in March 1993 when her body was discovered, wrapped in a bedsheet, in a dumpster in the 2000-block of East Hastings in Vancouver. (Vancouver Sun)

    Texas police officer charged with murder in fatal shooting

    FORT WORTH, Texas - A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a back window of her home while responding to a call about an open front door was charged with murder on Monday evening after resigning from the force. (AP)

    Body on highway related to double murder in Brampton: Police

    Peel Regional Police say two people are now dead from a stabbing early Friday in Brampton and confirm the discovery of a body nearby is related to the homicides. (Toronto Sun)