Month: April 2017

Elizabeth Lafantaisie (Family Photo)
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End Violence Against Women – Niece Remembers, Honours, Joins Fight

  Ending violence against women is no easy task. It takes an entire community to make that kind of change. Christine Lafantaisie wants to do her part. On February, 18, 2011, Christine’s aunt Elizabeth Lafantaisie was killed in a random act of predatory violence. Her killer was caught, tried and convicted. That […]

Motive for Wolseley Killing Unclear – Police
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Motive for Wolseley Killing Unclear – Police

“We’re still not entirely sure of the relationship or motive,” Winnipeg Police Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver said. On April 10, 2017, at approximately 3:10, a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to the 400 block of Camden Place in response to a 911 call. Police indicate the first officer to arrive on scene […]

Man / Woman Arrested in Spence Street Killing
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Man / Woman Arrested in Spence Street Killing

On Monday, April 10, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release indicating arrests have been made in a recent homicide case. On March 12, 2017 at approximately 10:10 p.m., police responded to a report of a gunshot heard in the 200 block of Spence Street. On arrival, police located […]

“Not One in a 20 Trillion Chance She’s Alive” – Police on Missing Woman
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“Not One in a 20 Trillion Chance She’s Alive” – Police on Missing Woman

The Winnipeg Police Service held a press conference today announcing the arrest of a suspect charged with the killing of an Oxford House First Nations woman reported missing in August 2016. The woman, identified as Christine Wood (21), was last seen on August 19, 2016 around 9 p.m. leaving a hotel in […]