Update – 29 year old Holly Hamilton found dead in Hamilton Ontario

Holly was reported missing by her family on January 15th, she was last seen by members of her family in the evening hours of January 14th.

Holly Hamilton was found dead inside her 1996 white,  Ford Escort, at 95 Barlake Ave on  January 17th.

A man has been arrested, however police will not be releasing his identity or any other information at this time.

Information will be updated as it becomes available.

Update January 18th
The ex-boyfriend of Holly Hamilton, 30 year old Justin Dumphrey has been charged with second degree murder.

2 killed in Vancouver shooting – Stray bullet in a shootout kills 15 year old Alfred Wong

Vancouver Police responded to a report of several shots fired in the area of East Broadway and Ontario Street on January 13th at approximately 9:15pm.

Kevin Whiteside, 23, died in hospital. Police believe that Whiteside exchanged gun fire with at least one other person during the incident.

15-year-old Alfred Wong,  from Coquitlam, who was in a vehicle driving by at the time of the shooting was injured, and died of his injuries in Hospital.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The 2018 Vancouver Homicide Victim List is available here.

December 2017 Canadian Homicide Statistics

Canada December Murder Count: 47  (December 2016: 37)
Males: 29
Females: 18

Click Here For December 2016 Canadian Homicide Statististics

Age of Youngest Victim: Infant
Age of Oldest Victim: 83

Murders By Province or Territory
ON 21
BC 13
AB 6
QC 3
YT 1
SK 1
NS 1
MB 1
PE 0
NU 0
NT 0
NL 0
NB 0

Murders by Type
Beating 1
Shooting 13
Stabbing 8
Other 4
Unknown 21

Murders By City
Toronto 7
Kelowna 3
Oshawa 2
Oak Bay 2
Montreal 2
Hamilton 2
Cat Lake First Nation 2
Calgary 2
Winnipeg 1
Tallcree First Nation 1
Surrey 1
Strathmore 1
Sherbrook 1
Salt Spring Island 1
Richmond Hill 1
Regina 1
Penticton 1
Pelly Crossing 1
Ottawa 1
Oakville 1
North Vancouver 1
Needles 1
Maple Ridge 1
Langley 1
Kingston 1
King 1
Grande Prairie 1
Elmira 1
Edmonton 1
East Uniacke 1
Brantford 1
Brampton 1
Abbotsford 1
Victims and links to more information on each homicide:
Al-Hasnawi, Yosif, 19, Hamilton ON
Alder, Elizabeth, 57, Elmira ON
Berry, Aubrey, 4, Oak Bay BC
Berry, Chloe, 6, Oak Bay BC
Blair, Kwsie, 20, Toronto ON
Blanarou, Alexander, 24, Abbotsford BC
Costanza, Dean, 46, Oakville ON
Dhami, Gurpreet, 34, Brampton ON
Doe, Jane, Montreal, QC
Doe, Jane, Montreal, QC
Doe, Jane, 42, Brantford ON
Doe, John, Calgary, AB
Doe, John, Maple Ridge, BC
Doe, John, Oshawa, ON
Doe, John, Penticton, BC
Doe, John, 29, Calgary AB
Doe, John, 60, Hamilton ON
Duong Duong, Dai, 21, Langley BC
Edwards, Derek, 37, Pelly Crossing YT
Ellis, Malique, 21, Toronto ON
Fitzsimmons, Keith, 50, Ottawa ON
Forman, Karina Anne, 8, Kelowna BC
Forman, Yesenia Kate, 7, Kelowna BC
Goldhar, Shelby, 27, Richmond Hill ON
Gray, Isaac, 51, Cat Lake First Nation ON
Grewal, Gavinder, 30, North Vancouver BC
Hardie, Nina, 72, Toronto ON
Johnson, Jeffrey, 31, Oshawa ON
Jones, Daren, 57, East Uniacke NS
Jones, Heather, Salt Spring Island, BC
Laboucan, Jordan, 22, Tallcree First Nation AB
Lavoie, Erick, Sherbrook, QC
Layton, Richard, 46, King ON
Liao, San Li, Surrey, BC
Melenka, Eddie Eugine, 48, Edmonton AB
Miller, Jammie Lee, 27, Strathmore AB
Mintuck, Thurston James, 35, Regina SK
Seevaratnam, Jayanthy, 46, Toronto ON
Shakakeesic, Tyrese, 18, Cat Lake First Nation ON
Sherman, Barry, 75, Toronto ON
Sherman, Honey, 70, Toronto ON
Soledad Forman, Clara, Kelowna, BC
Spetz, Glenda, 78, Kingston ON
Sutton, Hannah, 16, Grande Prairie AB
Thomas, Jordan, 18, Winnipeg MB
Volansky, Ron, 83, Needles BC
Young, Mark, 52, Toronto ON

61 year old Mississauga woman stabbed to death by her husband

Mississauga police were called to a home on Marmac Crescent near Winston Churchill Boulevard and The Collegeway on report of a domestic disturbance on January 13th at approximately 1am.

Police arrived at the home to find a 61 year old woman dead. Police arrested the woman’s husband and transported him to hospital with a serious injury. One daughter of the accused was also transported to hospital for injuries, her sister was left unharmed.

Police have not released the name of the victim or the accused at this time.

 

An 86 year old man dies from injuries sustained in an altercation that happened in December 2017

The altercation took place outside Costco in downtown Vancouver just after 11am on December 20th. The 86 year old victim struck his head on the ground after allegedly being pushed.

Officers arrested the 57-year-old suspect almost two hours later near his home in East Vancouver.

The victim was rushed to hospital where he died from his injury on January 12th.

The investigation is ongoing.