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Police Looking for Information Regarding Ellice Avenue Murder

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg police are looking for information regarding the shooting death of a man on March 12. Emergency personnel were called to the 1300 block of Ellice Avenue at 1:15 am where they found a man suffering from serious gunshot wounds. He was taken to hospital but was pronounced deceased. This investigation is continuing…

Three Charged in Murder of 52 Year-Old Man

WINNIPEG - A 52 year-old man was killed during an alleged drug deal and a 19 year-old and 15 year-old have been charged in connection to his death. Warren Stewart Nabess went to a home on Selkirk Avenue on March 8 allegedly to conduct a drug deal where he was seriously assaulted. He was taken…

Beware Another Phone Scam Targeting Winnipeggers

WINNIPEG - Another purported Canada Revenue Scam is targeting local phone numbers in an effort to steal money from frightened callers. A scammer will call a victim purporting to be a criminal investigator and that money is owed to the Canada Revenue Agency. The victim is then told to dial the Winnipeg Police Service non-emergency…

Police Looking for Identity of Armed Robber

WINNIPEG - Police are looking for a suspect who is responsible for two commercial robberies and need your help. The first robbery took place on February 27, 2019 at 10:00 am, when the suspect entered a business on Ellice Avenue armed with a baseball bat. He stole an undisclosed amount of merchandise and fled on…

AIR 1 Tracks Stolen Vehicle Driven by Violent Suspect

WINNIPEG - An early morning air patrol by AIR1resulted in a stolen car chase and numerous charges for weapons and drugs. At about 4:00 am on March 7, AIR1 spotted a suspicious vehicle stuck in the snow at Whittier Park. Once the driver had freed his vehicle, AIR1 tracked the Toyota Corolla, which matched a…

Fontaine Family Hope Report Ensures Others Don't Fall Through Cracks

SAGKEENG FIRST NATION, Man. — The woman who raised a teenage Indigenous girl whose body was found in the Red River says she hopes a new report from the children’s advocate will ensure a similar tragedy never happens again. "Whatever happens, nothing will ever bring Tina back, but with this thing coming out I hope…

Police Investigate Selkirk Avenue Homicide

WINNIPEG - Police are investigating a homicide that took place on March 8 at 4:45 am. Emergency personnel attended a home on Selkirk Avenue where they found an injured man. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition but succumbed to his injuries. No additional information is available at this time. This investigation is…

Police Seize Over $400,000 of Drugs, Cash and Vehicles

WINNIPEG - An investigation into a drug network involved in trafficking cocaine that began in January led to the arrest of five suspects and the seizure of over $400,000 of drugs, cash and property. Search warrants were executed at two homes in Bridgewater Forest and one in Garden City. Four Men and one woman between…

17 Year-Old Killed in Home Invasion and Suspect Shot by Police

WINNIPEG - 17 year-old Jaime Adao was killed in an armed home invasion and the suspect was shot by police in an attempt to stop the attack. The incident started on March 3, when police responded to a break and enter at a home on McGee Street. 17 year-old Jaime was home alone with his…

3 Men Charged with Murder in Christmas Day Beating

WINNIPEG - Three men have been charged with second degree murder after they violently attacked and robbed a 26 year-old man on Christmas Day. Tyler Evan Smoke was found on Victor Street by emergency personnel suffering from severe upper body injuries on December 25, 2018. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition and…

23 Year-Old Arrested After Ordering 5 People to Their Knees With a Gun to Their Head

WINNIPEG - A 23 year-old man aggressively used a gun to frighten and intimidate 6 people on two separate occasions before being picked up by police as he was involved in a third altercation. On January 30 the suspect pointed a rifle at a taxicab driver as he was exiting the vehicle. The man who…

Two Hour Crime Spree Ends in Arrest for Winnipeg Man

WINNIPEG - A 20 year-old man was the victim of a car-jacking at Edmonton Street and Broadway Avenue during the morning commute. The victim was driving his cargo van at 9:00 am. when a man jumped into the passenger side of his vehicle armed with a knife. The victim quickly got out and the suspect…

Winnipeg Woman Victim of Terrifying Road Rage Incident

WINNIPEG - A frightening road rage incident resulted in multiple assault with a weapon charges for a 29 year-old man. The incident started on Main Street near Chief Peguis Trail, where witnesses say that the man began driving erratically and cut off a woman driver. He repeatedly slammed on his breaks, causing several near collisions,…

Drugs and Guns Seized in Search

WINNIPEG - A search warrant at a home on Maryland Street resulted in multiple firearm and drug charges for two suspects. The search warrant was executed on February 21 at 9:00 am and a man and woman who were in thee house were taken into custody. Officers found a sawed-off shotgun along with ammunition, $950…

Police Still Looking to Solve Murder of Marilyn Rose Munroe

WINNIPEG - It has been three years since Marilyn Rose Munroe was murdered and police are still actively trying to solve this case. Marilyn was last seen alive on February 12, 2016 at about 1:50 pm. around Selkirk Avenue and St Andrews Street. If you have any information into Marilyn's whereabouts in the days and…

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