Author: James G Jewell

WPS Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver (CBC)
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Homicide Unit Solves Double Homicide – Point Douglas Arson

It was a horrific crime members of the Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit were desperate to solve. The arson related slaying of two innocent victims. On July 7, 2016 at approximately 1:40 am, emergency services personnel were dispatched to the 100 block of Austin Street North regarding a working fire […]

Arrest Warrant Issued for Youth in Murder Case
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Arrest Warrant Issued for Youth in Murder Case

On Thursday, July 6, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release requesting the public’s assistance with locating a suspect in the murder of Canon Franklin Beardy (28). Beardy was killed on February 6, 2017. Police have not released his cause of death. A number of suspects have been […]

Police Seeking Suspect in North End KIlling
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Police Seeking Suspect in North End KIlling

On Wednesday, July 5, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release requesting the public’s assistance in locating a further suspect in a recent North End homicide. Police released a mug shot of a suspect identified as Leon Edward Patchinose (29) indicating he is wanted for manslaughter in connection […]

Gangsters Charged in North End Murder – Long Thuglife Pedigrees
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Gangsters Charged in North End Murder – Long Thuglife Pedigrees

On Friday, June 30, 2017, the WPS Public Information Office issued a media release announcing additional arrests in a recent murder in the Cities north end. The Back Story On Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 6:15 p.m., EMS personnel responded to the report of a “male down” in the front […]

Police Lay Charges in North End Homicide – Gang & Drug Related
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Police Lay Charges in North End Homicide – Gang & Drug Related

On Friday, June 23, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release announcing the arrest of a suspect in a recent North End murder. On Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 6:15 p.m., EMS personnel responded to the report of a “male down” in the front yard of a residence […]

Martha Street Assault Morphs into Homicide
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Martha Street Assault Morphs into Homicide

The Winnipeg Police Service has charged a man in the 13th homicide of the year. On June 19, 2017 at approximately 11:10 p.m., members of the WPS Cadets and EMS were in the 100 block of Martha Street when they were summoned by bystanders to assist a man who had been […]

Police Work Pair of Weekend Homicides
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Police Work Pair of Weekend Homicides

The Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit was kept busy this weekend working a pair of unrelated killings. On Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 4:30 a.m., a WPS Patrol Unit observed a number of people gathered in front of a residence in the 500 block of Spence Street and stopped to […]

Christopher Matthew Brass (34) - WPS Handout
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Winnipeg Gangster Charged in 3rd Killing – RPS Investigating Agency

People who like to say, “good things come in threes” have never met Christopher Brass. Brass is a Winnipeg gangster sitting in the Provincial Remand Centre awaiting trial on 2nd degree murder and manslaughter charges in two unrelated city homicides. He just caught a third murder charge. On Friday, June […]