Tag: Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit

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 […]

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Police Make Arrest in Kennedy Street Homicide

On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a news release announcing an arrest in a recent downtown homicide. On May 23, 2017 at 3:15 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a report of an injured man in the 300 block of Kennedy Street. Upon arrival, a twenty-two (22) […]

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Downtown Stabbing Claims Life – Police Investigating

On May 23, 2017 at 3:15 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a report of an injured man in the 300 block of Kennedy Street. Upon arrival, a twenty-two (22) year old man was located outside of an apartment block suffering from an upper-body stab wound. The man was transported to […]

Christopher Matthew Brass (34) - WPS Handout
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Charges Laid in Two Unsolved Killings – Homicide Unit Batting One Thousand

The Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit is batting one thousand after laying charges in two recent unsolved homicides. On May 17, 2017, the WPS issued a news release announcing the arrests. The first incident occurred on February 8, 2017 at approximately 10:10 am when EMS personnel responded to the area of Powers Street […]

Motive for Wolseley Killing Unclear – Police
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Motive for Wolseley Killing Unclear – Police

“We’re still not entirely sure of the relationship or motive,” Winnipeg Police Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver said. On April 10, 2017, at approximately 3:10, a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to the 400 block of Camden Place in response to a 911 call. Police indicate the first officer to arrive on scene […]