Winnipeg Police are investigating another homicide in the city, this time a 12-year-old boy was killed as a result of a fight on Burrows Avenue on Friday evening, June 18, 2021.
Police were called to the 200 block for the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived they located a seriously injured male youth laying in the roadway. Officers and an off-duty nurse provided assistance until paramedics arrived. The youth was taken to hospital but died from his injuries.
Investigators say that two groups of people got into a physical altercation. During the fight the youth was stabbed.
Homicide detectives continue to investigate. Anyone with information that can help the investigation is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477.
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