The dead body of Christophur Baur 36, who was missing since Jan. 3, was found inside a Winnipeg home on February 16th.
38 year old, James John Morris, has been charged with second-degree murder.
Police said Baur and Morris knew each other and that Baur went to visit Morris at his Magnus Avenue home on Jan. 3. Police said the suspect hit Baur with a weapon and hid his body in the home.
Roberto Dixon, 27, died in the early hours of January 31, after he and another man were shot in Alexandra Park.
Anyone with information regarding the city’s fourth murder of the year should call the homicide unit at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Canada January Murder Count: 35
Age of Youngest Victim: 2
Age of Oldest Victim: 83
Murders By Province or Territory
Murders by Type
Victims and links to more information on each homicide:
Ahmed, Abdullahi, 27.0, Calgary AB
Beaulieu, Nancy, 41.0, Mascouche QC
Burns, Monica, 28.0, Prince Albert SK
Bélair, Martin, 37.0, Mascouche QC
Comerford, Clifford, 41.0, Mount Pearl NS
Cyr, Ricky, 22.0, Edmunston NB
Dixon, Roberto, 27.0, Toronto ON
Doe, Jane, 73.0, Entwistle AB
Doe, John, 25.0, Fort McMurray AB
Domonsky, Ronald, 61.0, Cambridge ON
Gartner, Brent, 51.0, Toronto ON
Grandbois, Murray, 36.0, Edmonton AB
Hopkins, Lezleigh, 28.0, Owen Sound ON
Leflar, Hannah, 16.0, Regina SK
Louie, Roxanne, 26.0, Pentiction BC
McKay, Dustin, 22.0, Winnipeg MB
McLeod, Jordan, Prince George, BC
Miller, Nathan, 21.0, Hamilton ON
Nasa-Dyke, Jeffery, 49.0, Vancouver BC
Onochie, Aloy, 61.0, Toronto ON
Osman Omar, Murat, 23.0, Calgary AB
Pellicano, Bobby, 26.0, Montreal QC
Reid, Kate Lynn, 51.0, Kitchner ON
Sekora, Zdenka, 83.0, Lefaivre ON
Vienneau, Michael, 51.0, Bathurst NB
Walker, Brenda, 47.0, Strathmore AB
Ward, Clifford William, 81.0, Wyses Corner NS
Ward, Ida Raye, Wyses Corner, NS
Ward, Mildred Ann, Wyses Corner, NS
Wint, Mathias, 2.0, Newmarket ON
Wynn, David, 42.0, St. Albert AB
Baur, Christophur, 36, Winnipeg, MB
Stewart Ellis, 39, Chilliwack, BC
Arundeep Cheema, Vancouver, BC
Doe, John, 2, Waywayseecappo First Nation, MB
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the death of Bobby Pellicano, 26, who was stabbed on January 26 during a party in downtown Montreal.
Love Emmanuel Luberesse, 23, has been charged with second-degree murder.
Robert Edgar, 78, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, after the body of his wife was found in their rural home.
It was there they — along with paramedics — were called Jan. 25 after a 911 call about a dead woman’s body.
She was identified as 83-year-old Zdenka (Radja) Sekora.
Cause of death has yet to be released.
Cambridge’s Ronald Domonsky, 61, died from multiple stab wounds to his torso .
Domonsky’s half-brother, Lynn Maclean has been charged with second-degree murder in the case.
Maclean and Domonsky lived together in Cambridge on Hilltop Drive, according to police, who were called to the residence late night Jan 25th.
When police arrived they found Domonsky was seriously injured, and later died in hospital.
Two men are in custody following the Jan. 23 death of 22-year-old Dustin McKay, Winnipeg’s first homicide of the year.
According to Winnipeg police, McKay and a 28-year-old man got into a fight on the roadway around Isabel Street and Pacific Avenue about 11:20 p.m. and McKay was knocked unconscious.
He was left lying in the southbound lanes of Isabel street when the 28-year-old took off with a woman in a vehicle.
Police say a short time later a separate vehicle hit McKay. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition, where he died of his injuries.
A 50-year-old man has been charged with impaired driving causing death. and drive with more than 80 mg of alcohol in blood causing death.
The 28-year-old has been charged with manslaughter.
A 29-year-old Newmarket father is accused of killing his two-year-old son, York Regional Police said.
Police said they received a call regarding “an injured person” at a home on Longford Dr., near Yonge St. and Davis Dr., around 2:20 p.m. on Jan 23.
“Officers arrived on scene and located a two-year-old boy who was not breathing,” Const. Laura Nicolle said. “The child was transported to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.”
Homicide detectives have been investigating the toddler’s death since then they arrested his dad, she said.
Mario Wint, 29, faces a charge of second-degree murder.
An arrest has been made in Owen Sound’s first murder of 2015. 28 year old David Small has been charged with First Degree Murder in the death of Lezleigh Hopkins.
The lifeless body of the 28 year old Hopkins was found inside her apartment at 862 2nd Ave. West in Owen Sound on Thursday, January 22nd. Hopkins..who is originally from Hanover..was a tenant in the 7 unit duplex.
The man has been identified as 36-year-old Paul Murray Grandbois. The cause of death is not being released at this time because the investigation is still taking place.
Police were called to assist EMS in the Blue Quill Estates neighbourhood around 6:40 a.m. Wednesday Jan 21, where the body was found laying beside the curb on 25 Avenue, between 119 Street and 120 Street in Edmonton.
Police said they did not have any suspects.
Grandbois’ criminal record includes a July 2008 conviction of failing to comply with conditions, an April 2009 conviction for failing to appear, and a May 2009 conviction for breaching conditions. In December 2009 he was sentenced to 32 months in jail for sexual assault and in April 2013 Grandbois was sentenced to 30 days in jail for assault.