Month: February 2016

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LOCAL NEWS

Police Looking for Suspects in Latest Killing

On February 27, 2016, shortly before 3:00 am, emergency personnel were dispatched to the 800 block of Main Street regarding the report of an assault. On arrival, Police located a male victim suffering serious injuries sustained in an assault.  The man was conveyed to hospital in critical condition and subsequently […]

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LOCAL NEWS

Police Investigating North End Murder

On February 22, 2016 at approximately 10: 40 am, Emergency Services personnel responded to a residence in the 200 block of Pritchard Avenue regarding a check the well-being call. Initial reports suggested a person at the location may have been injured and was in need to medical assistance. On arrival, […]

Cooper Nemeth (Handout)
LOCAL NEWS

Police Make Arrest in Case of Missing Teen

On February 15, 2016, the Winnipeg Police Service requested the public’s assistance in locating Cooper James Nemeth (17) who had been last seen during the early morning hours of Sunday, February 14, 2016, in the Valley Gardens area of Winnipeg. Members of the WPS Missing Persons Unit led the investigation, […]

The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part IV – “Loose Ends”
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The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part IV – “Loose Ends”

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 Shift Start 7:00 am. Homicide Unit officers returned to work looking fresh, enthusiastic and ready to go.  When any murder case is solved, investigators share a sense of euphoria.  That sense of euphoria was exponentially multiplied with the resolution of the Lafantaisie murder. The feelings of […]

The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part III – “Revelations”
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The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part III – “Revelations”

Sunday, February 27, 2011 We started work at 7:00 am with the usual team briefing. By this time investigators had seized an abundance of videotape footage that had to be reviewed.  This video footage came from: The Osborne Village Inn 77 University Cres  1048 Main St – Parole Office  Winnipeg […]

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MINI SERIES

The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part II – “Cloudy Waters”

Friday, February 25, 2011 The next day we started work at 7:00 am sharp. As is the normal procedure, the day started with a full briefing with all investigators.  During the briefing all investigative tasks and results were thoroughly reviewed.  These are the sessions that can make or break a […]

ELIZABETH LAFANTAISIE
MINI SERIES

The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part I – “The Tragedy”

It was a murder that shocked the City. A seventy-three (73) year old grandmother abducted from the safety of her apartment building and killed by an unrepentant predator driven by urges far too dark for any of us to comprehend. The victim was identified as Elizabeth Lafantaisie, born June 21, 1937, a gentle, religious […]

Newly Engaged Couple Go Down for North End Murder
LOCAL NEWS

Newly Engaged Couple Go Down for North End Murder

Members of the Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit have laid charges in connection with a recent North End murder. On February 6, 2016 at approximately 5:00 am, emergency services personnel were dispatched to an assault in progress at a residence in the 500 block of Stella Ave. On arrival, a woman […]