Man dies in house fire in RM of Rockwood

Man dies in house fire in RM of Rockwood

RCMP responded to a home in the RM of Rockwood just after 9:30 pm on Monday, August 21, 2017, after they received the report of a fire. The 61-year-old male homeowner was found in the livingroom and pronounced dead. Police say that no one else was at home when the fire broke out and the cause of the blaze is not suspicious. Investigators from the Office of the Fire Commissioner and RCMP are looking into the cause.     -News 4-

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IIU investigating in custody death at Winnipeg Remand Centre

IIU investigating in custody death at Winnipeg Remand Centre

Another death in custody has happened at the Provincial Remand Centre in Winnipeg. It happened on August 13, 2017, after the inmate had been taken to hospital two days earlier. The deceased had entered the justice system on August 9, 2017. During the course of his arrest, Winnipeg Police officers used force to get the man into custody and process him. The suspect complained of sore ribs and was taken to hospital where he was medically cleared. He was then taken to the Winnipeg Remand Centre (WRC). On August 11…

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One person dead after being hit by vehicle in St. Boniface

One person dead after being hit by vehicle in St. Boniface

    Hit and Run, Police looking for vehicle           Winnipeg Police are investigating a traffic collision that happened just before the noon hour in St. Boniface today, August 3, 2017. Police say that a vehicle that was possibly involved in a crime earlier today struck a female pedestrian at the intersection of Marion Street and Traverse Avenue. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.         Police say that the vehicle involved left the scene and they are currently looking for it. Police…

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Fatal stabbing in Winnipeg’s north end

Fatal stabbing in Winnipeg’s north end

Winnipeg police responded to a call about an injured male in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue just after 7:45 pm on Thursday evening, July 27, 2017. When emergency crews arrived they found a 29-year-old male and a 31-year-old female had both been stabbed Both of the victims were taken to hospital in critical condition. The male died shortly afterwards.  The female has been upgraded to stable condition Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).   -News 4-      …

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Fatal collision between ATV and pickup truck

Fatal collision between ATV and pickup truck

A 32-year-old man from the RM of Springfield was killed last night when the ATV he was driving collided with a pickup truck travelling west on Garven Road.   The ATV was heavily damaged in the accident.     The RCMP say the investigation so far shows the pickup truck with a trailer full of bee hives and the ATV crashed when the ATV came out of the south ditch and crossed the road.     The 27-year old driver of the pickup, also from the area, had minor injuries….

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Suspicious death in Gimli under investigation

Suspicious death in Gimli under investigation

RCMP are on scene in Gimli investigating a suspicious death. Officers were called to the area on 2nd Avenue between Centre Street and Goldfield Drive earlier Tuesday afternoon, July 25, 2017, for the report of an injured male. Unconfirmed reports say that the male was stabbed in the upper body Gimli is located approximately 80 kilometres north of Winnipeg.  RCMP Major Crime Services and officers from the detachment in Gimli are investigating.                   [wpgmza id=”1″]   -News 4-       ©…

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Suspect arrested and charged in main street homicide

Suspect arrested and charged in main street homicide

As News 4 has told you on July 16, 2017, around 10:30 pm police were called to the Manwin Hotel on Main Street for a report of an injured male lying in the entryway in a pool of blood. The man was in critical condition and was taken to the hospital where he later died of his injuries. Investigators identified the victim as John Blaine Flett, 50, from Winnipeg. Original Story  |  MAN DIES AFTER FOUND IN A POOL OF BLOOD IN MAIN ST. HOTEL Updated Story  |  Police identify…

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Fatal collision between SUV and two pedestrians

Fatal collision between SUV and two pedestrians

A female pedestrian has died after being struck by an SUV Monday afternoon. It happened just after 4:00 pm at the St. Mary’s Avenue and Carlton Street intersection. One male and one female pedestrian were struck. The driver of the SUV and the male pedestrian were taken to the hospital, treated and released. The female was taken to hospital in critical condition and later died of her injuries. Police had the intersection closed for several hours Monday evening as they investigated the cause of the collision.         Anyone…

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MAN DIES AFTER FOUND IN A POOL OF BLOOD IN MAIN ST. HOTEL

MAN DIES AFTER FOUND IN A POOL OF BLOOD IN MAIN ST. HOTEL

Winnipeg police are investigating the death of a man who was found lying in a pool of blood in a Main Street hotel. Police arrived on scene just after 10:30 pm Sunday night, July 16, 2017, after receiving a report of a bloodied male in the front entry of the Manwin Hotel. The man was not breathing when crews arrived and he was taken to hospital in critical condition where he was pronounced dead. Investigators are on scene gathering evidence. The identity of the man has not been released.     -News 4-…

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ONE DEAD AND FIVE SENT TO HOSPITAL AFTER HWY 3 COLLISION

ONE DEAD AND FIVE SENT TO HOSPITAL AFTER HWY 3 COLLISION

RCMP report that on Saturday afternoon, July 15, 2017, they responded to a two vehicle collision on Highway 3 near Brunkild It happened just before 5:30 pm. A southbound vehicle hit the shoulder of the highway, the driver over corrected and went into oncoming traffic hitting a northbound vehicle. The 43-year-old driver of the northbound vehicle, from Winkler,  was injured and taken to hospital. His passenger, a 45-year-old female, from Winnipeg was pronounced dead at the scene.   The 17-year-old driver of the southbound vehicle and her three female passengers, all from Morden,…

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