Tag: Murder

Homicide Unit Investigating Shooting – Gang Related ?
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Homicide Unit Investigating Shooting – Gang Related ?

On October 20, 2017 at approximately 10:45 p.m., emergency services personnel were dispatched to the 700 block of Sherbrook Street regarding a report of a man who had been shot. On arrival, police located a man suffering from an apparent gun shot wound (s). The man was rushed to hospital […]

Police Issue Warrant for Suspect – Request Public’s Assistance
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Police Issue Warrant for Suspect – Request Public’s Assistance

On Tuesday, October 3, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release seeking the public’s assistance locating a suspect in a recent homicide investigation. Police identified the man as Jason Scott Woodhouse (23) of Winnipeg and described him as Indigenous, 6 feet tall, 300 pounds with short black hair […]

Predictable End for Gangster with Gun
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Predictable End for Gangster with Gun

It was a predictable ending for a Winnipeg gangster shot and killed by members of the Winnipeg Police Service on Wednesday. In reality, we should be surprised it hasn’t happened sooner. Is there any reason we shouldn’t expect it to happen again…and soon? We saw it coming. The proliferation of […]

Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide
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Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide

  On September 6, 2017, the WPS announced multiple arrests in the stabbing death of eighteen (18) year old Tyler William Ranville. On August 18, 2017, at 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service patrolling in the area of Sargent Avenue and McMicken Street were flagged down regarding the […]

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Stabbing Morphs into Homicide – Young Man Succumbs to Injuries

On August 18, 2017, at 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service patrolling in the area of Sargent Avenue and McMicken Street were flagged down regarding the report of an injured man. Officers located an adult male who was determined to be suffering from stab wounds. The man was […]

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Police Investigating Fort Richmond Homicide – August a Deadly Month

The Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit is being stretched after catching another murder case in what has been a very busy month in River City. On August 13, 2017, at 10:00 p.m., police were alerted to sounds of a possible assault in the 100 block of Killarney Ave in the […]

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Youth Offenders Inflating Homicide Numbers After Year Long Respite

If you pay any attention to crime in River City you may have noticed a disturbing trend. Young Offenders are back in the homicide mix after a year-long respite in 2016, a year where not one young person was charged with the ultimate crime in the City of Winnipeg. Thus […]

Police ID Latest Murder Victim
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Police ID Latest Murder Victim

On Saturday, July 29, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a media release providing the identity of a man killed in a recent Point Douglas stabbing. On July 27, 2017 at 7:45 p.m., police were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue regarding the report of […]