Tag: Elizabeth Lafantaisie

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 […]

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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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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
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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 […]

THOMAS BRINE – Accused Grandmother Killer Stands Trial
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THOMAS BRINE – Accused Grandmother Killer Stands Trial

The preliminary hearing into tragic killing of Elizabeth Lafantaisie commenced today at the Law Courts building at 408 York Ave.  The seventy-three (73) year old great-grandmother was found slain in the trunk of her car in February of 2011. Thomas Anthony Joseph Brine-27 yrs, stands charged with 1st Degree Murder […]