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Charges Laid in Main Street Murder
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Charges Laid in Main Street Murder

The Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit restored its one hundred percent solvency rate after charging a suspect in the Cities latest killing. On July 19, 2017, the WPS issued a press release announcing the arrest of Eric John Guimond (57) of Winnipeg who has been charged with 2nd degree murder […]

Police Investigating Main Street Murder
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Police Investigating Main Street Murder

On July 16, 2017, at approximately 10:30 p.m., emergency services were dispatched to the report of an injured man in the front entrance of the Manwin Hotel at 655 Main Street. On arrival, the man was found in critical condition and was rushed to hospital. He was subsequently pronounced deceased. […]

WPS Forensic Investigator Seizes Clothing Item (Photo JGJ)
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No End in Sight for Indigenous Bloodletting – MMIWG in Death Throes

It’s hard to find a reason to be optimistic regarding the plight of Indigenous people in the City of Winnipeg. The violence rages unabated with little hope or cure in sight. Those who believed the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls was the path to change […]

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 […]