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POLICE INVESTIGATING BEATING DEATH – Murder #4 – 2015

Police Line / Police TapeOn April 10, 2015, shortly before 6:30 am, emergency services personnel were dispatched to the area of Main Street and Pioneer Ave regarding the report of an injured man.

On arrival, an adult male was discovered in a bus shelter suffering from injuries believed to have been caused in an assault.  The man was transported to hospital but his condition quickly deteriorated and he later succumbed to his injuries.

The victim has been identified as Myles Monias (37) of Winnipeg.

The investigation is continuing by members of the Homicide Unit. Anyone with information regarding this matter or the identity of the suspect (s) is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).

Monias is the fourth (4th) reported victim of homicide in Winnipeg in 2015.

The previous three killings have all been solved.

Fifty-four Days Since Last Killing

The last homicide in Winnipeg occurred on February 15th, 2015 when Ralph Boehnlein (54) was shot and killed in what appeared to be a drug related incident.  Police charged Matthew Valentine (24) with 2nd Degree Murder in connection with the killing.

FACTOIDS:

Previous dates when Winnipeg Recorded the fourth (4th) Homicide of the year;

2014 – April 1
2013 – April 8
2012 – Feb 12
2011 – Feb 5 (Record Year – 41 Homicides)
2010 – April 18
2009 – Jan 30
2008 – Mar 17
2007 – Mar 1
2006 – Feb 1
2005 – March 6
2004 – March 14 (Previous Record Year – 34 Homicides) (100% solvency)

2 Comments

  1. Thank you….long story.

  2. Nice to see you again James.

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