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Police Arrest Man Who Dragged Police Officer

WINNIPEG - Police have finally caught the man who was driving a stolen truck on August 24 and proceeded to drag the police officer trying to arrest him, causing him to be taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. 37 year old Ian Thomas Shupena was arrested on September 22 when police were…

Woman Assaulted on Osborne Street

WINNIPEG - On September 24, 2018 at around 7am a woman was assaulted on Osborne Street near Maplewood Avenue. She was walking in the eastbound lane when two men confronted her and knocked her to the ground. One of the men had a gun. They proceeded to try to take her backpack and when a…

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Police Arrest Man Who Dragged Police Officer

WINNIPEG - Police have finally caught the man who was driving a stolen truck on August 24 and proceeded to drag the police officer trying to arrest him, causing him to be taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. 37 year old Ian Thomas Shupena was arrested on September 22 when police were…

Woman Assaulted on Osborne Street

WINNIPEG - On September 24, 2018 at around 7am a woman was assaulted on Osborne Street near Maplewood Avenue. She was walking in the eastbound lane when two men confronted her and knocked her to the ground. One of the men had a gun. They proceeded to try to take her backpack and when a…

Stolen Vehicle Leads to Arrest of Liquor Mart Robbery Suspects

WINNIPEG - At around 2am on September 24 police observed a vehicle driving in the area of St James and Notre Dame. A computer check quickly revealed that it was stolen and they called in additional support including K-9. They followed them to an address on Blake Street where 4 individuals including one youth were…

A Male Youth Beats 73-Year-Old Man to Death

WINNIPEG - A 73-year-old man has died after being severely beaten by an minor who is a repeat offender of violence. Police said on September 23rd at 2:15AM they responded to an assault that was at a home in the 400 block of Redwood Avenue. When officers arrived the minor was assaulting the 73-year-old. The…

Man Found Beaten Dies From Injuries

WINNIPEG - A man police discovered badly beaten on Monday afternoon has dies in hospital. Police said they responded to a report around 4:00PM of a man that had been assaulted in the railway underpass on McPhillips Street near Logan Avenue. The man was taken to hospital where he died from his injuries. Police are…

Police Searching for Stolen Front End Loader

WINNIPEG - Police are asking for the public's help in locating a stolen front-end loader. Police said the loader was taken sometime between September 22nd and 24th from the area of McGregor St. and Manitoba Ave. It is described as an orange coloured Caterpillar 928H Front-end Loader. It is marked with a logo reading “BayView…

Winnipeg Police Identify 40-Year-Old Man Found Dead

WINNIPEG - Police identify the 40-year-old man found dead in a home on Pritchard Avenue September 22nd. The man has been identified as Jason Peter John James, 40, of Winnipeg. Police were originally responding to a ‘Check the Wellbeing’ incident in the 300 block of Pritchard Avenue. Police located a deceased 40-year-old male within the…

Second Suspect Arrested in Kidnapping & Assault of a 32-Year-Old Man

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Police arrested the second man wanted in connection with the kidnapping and assault of a 32-year-old man back in June of this year. Police were told by the victim that he had been abducted at gunpoint by several people and viciously assaulted overnight. At the time of the call, the victim was…

22-Year-Old Attempts an Armed Robbery in Broad Daylight

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Police arrested and charged a 22-year-old man after he tried robbing a convenience store with a knife. Police said Monday around 5:00 PM, a lone male entered a store in the 100 block of Hargrave and demanded access to an attached building. When denied access, the suspect pulled a knife and attempted…

25-Year-Old Woman Arrested for 20 Plus Thefts and Robberies in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Police have arrested and charged a 25-year-old woman responsible for several thefts at Liquor Marts and other retail businesses. Police said between June 15th and August 27th the woman went to various Liquor Mart locations around the city of Winnipeg. She would enter the store, select several liquor bottles and exit the…

Three Youths, 14, 15 and 17, Charged for Armed Robbery.

WINNIPEG - Thursday night three youths, 14, 15 and 17, were arrested and charged with armed robbery. September 13th at 8:30 p.m. three male youths entered a liquor outlet in the 900 block of Jefferson Ave. One youth selected two bottles of liquor and ran towards the exit. A second male youth entered the store,…

Beware Online Classified Ads Robbery

There have been a number of robberies using online classified ads and the police are urging people to use caution when they are setting up purchases online as it allows criminals to remain anonymous. Here are some tips to help prevent being taken advantage of: Ask for a photo of the serial number before meeting…

Winnipeg Man Wanted for Animal Cruelty Captured

WINNIPEG - Police have captured Alex Arumeul Genaille, a 20-year-old man from Winnipeg wanted for Animal Cruelty. Wednesday around 3:15 PM police arrested Genaille on Boyd Avenue after a short foot pursuit. Police said Genaille is currently in custody and will be detained. - PHOTO SUPPLIED BY WINNIPEG POLICE

Police Looking for Two Suspects Who Dragged Man Behind Car

WINNIPEG - As previously reported on Manitoba Post September 8th, a Winnipeg man was taken to hospital after being dragged behind his own vehicle that had been stolen a few days earlier. Police have released the identities of the two people believed to be responsible. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of 39…

Arrests Made in Liquor Mart Robberies, One Man is Facing 82 Charges Another Man Facing 52 Charges

WINNIPEG - Police make two arrests in connection with multiple Liquor Mart robberies in the city beginning in February. Police said between February 14, 2018, and August 20, 2018, a man went to various Liquor Mart locations around the city. The man would enter the store, select several liquor bottles and leave without making any…

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