Winnipeg firefighters were called to a home on London Street near Antrim Road Saturday morning, January 19, 2019, for a fire that was well involved. Fire crews took an offensive approach to the blaze battling inside and out but quickly had to limit their attack to the outside because the main floor in the residence
Environment Canada has issued an extreme wind chill warning for all of Manitoba as temperatures are expected to plummet below -40c Friday night, January 18, 2019. The prolonged period of very cold wind chills is expected throughout the weekend and into next week. Risks associated with extreme wind chill values are greater for young children,
RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit is investigating a fight that turned deadly in Virden early Tuesday morning. Virden is about 290 kilometres west of Winnipeg. Police say that around 12:30 am January 15, 2019, they were called to a Queen Street West home for a stabbing. When officers arrived they found that two men, aged 22
Winnipeg Police are investigating after a suspect stole a semi truck and took it on a joyride in and out of the city before crashing into a fence at Selkirk Avenue and Salter Street. The truck was first reported stolen near Inkster Boulevard and King Edward Street around 10:30 am on Friday, January 18, 2019.
Winnipeg resident Benny Lance Hansen, 34 has been charged by police with second degree murder in the shooting of 31-year-old Dexter Cortavista Dejarisco on January 7, 2019. Police say they were called to a home in the 500 block of Burrows Avenue at around 10:30 am after receiving a report that a male had been
The Independent Investigation Unit (IIU) of Manitoba has cleared two RCMP officers of any wrongdoing in the shooting death of an escaped prisoner near Lake Manitoba First Nation. Investigators say that the prisoner was being transported by van from Lundar to Winnipeg by a lone RCMP officer on November 14, 2017. A physical altercation occurred
Winnipeg Police have arrested two men in their 20s after a home invasion late Tuesday night, January 15, 2019. According to investigators, a number of suspects forced their way into a home in the 200 block of Powers Street around 10:30 pm and confronted a male in his 20s. The suspects pointed a gun at