Man dead after vicious attack in Ft. Richmond apartment

Man dead after vicious attack in Ft. Richmond apartment

    Witnesses reported sounds of man screaming           Winnipeg Police responded to an apartment building just after 10:00 pm Sunday night, August 13, 2017, after they received reports of a man screaming and sounds of a possible assault. When police arrived they found a 29-year-old male who was not breathing. The victim was declared dead at the scene by paramedics. This marks the 20th homicide of 2017. In 2016 there were 24 homicides within the City of Winnipeg. Winnipeg’s Homicide Unit is investigating the incident…

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Fatal stabbing on Redwood Avenue Friday afternoon

Fatal stabbing on Redwood Avenue Friday afternoon

Homicide detectives are investigating after a 50-year-old male died after being stabbed. Police were called to the area in the 300 block of Redwood Avenue for a report of an injured male around 3:15 pm on August 4, 2017. The man was taken to hospital in critical condition but has since died Investigators have identified the victim as Dean Wade Yurkiw. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).   -News 4-       © 2107 News4, a DigiPix…

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Homicide victim identified in Euclid Avenue stabbing

Homicide victim identified in Euclid Avenue stabbing

As News 4 told you on Friday, police and emergency medical crews responded to a residence in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue for the report of an injured male just before 8:00 pm on July 27, 2017. When officers arrived at the scene they found a 29-year-old male and a 31-year-old female suffering from stab wounds to the upper body. Paramedics rushed both victims to the hospital in critical condition. The male victim died from his injuries. The female victim has been upgraded to stable condition. Investigators with the Homicide Unit…

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RCMP seeking witnesses to murder in Gimli

RCMP seeking witnesses to murder in Gimli

    Help needed!           RCMP are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident surrounding the death of 18-year-old Evan Engbaek in Gimli earlier this week to come forward. On Tuesday, July 25, 2017, around 1:15 pm Engbaek was killed just north of Centre Street on Second Avenue in Gimli. Investigators made an arrest on Wednesday but released the suspect on Thursday, July 17, 2017.   RELATED  |  Suspicious death in Gimli under investigation RELATED  |  Suspect arrested in Gimli homicide    Police are looking…

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Suspect arrested in Gimli homicide

Suspect arrested in Gimli homicide

    No charges laid …yet!           On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, RCMP  arrested a suspect in the death of an 18-year-old male in Gimli on Tuesday afternoon, July 25, 2017. Police have yet to lay any charges and will not release the name of the suspect at this time. RCMP also have not released the name of the victim but News 4 sources have identified him as Evan EngBaek.       Engbaek was killed in broad daylight on 2nd Avenue just north of Centre…

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Police identify shooting victim in Selkirk Avenue homicide

Police identify shooting victim in Selkirk Avenue homicide

As News 4 told you last week police responded to reports of shots fired in the 700 block of Selkirk Avenue. When they arrived they found an adult male suffering from a critical gunshot wound. The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and passed away soon afterwards.   Original Story  |  Man dies after being shot in Winnipeg’s north end   Investigators have identified the victim as  Trevor Bodnarek, also known as Trevor Desjarlais, age 27. Anyone with information that may help homicide investigators is asked to call…

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Man dies after being shot in Winnipeg’s north end

Man dies after being shot in Winnipeg’s north end

Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit is investigating the death of a male in his 20s. Police were called to the area of  Selkirk Avenue and Parr Street for a report of shots being fired. When officers arrived they found the male in critical condition suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly afterwards. Police had the area cordoned off as the forensic unit processed the scene and gathered evidence. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508…

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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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Police identify homicide victim

Police identify homicide victim

Winnipeg Police have identified the victim in a homicide Sunday night, July 16, 2017. John Blaine Flett, 50 years old from Winnipeg was found in the Manwin Hotel on Main street. When Police and EMS arrived they found him lying in a pool of blood not breathing. He was taken to hospital in critical condition where he was pronounced dead. Police continue to investigate.         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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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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