August 2015 Canadian homicide Statistics

Canada August Murder Count: 40
Males: 29
Females: 11
Age of Youngest Victim: 18
Age of Oldest Victim: 68

Murders By Province or Territory
ON 14
AB 8
QC 5
BC 4
SK 2
NS 2
NB 2
MB 2
YT 1
PE 0
NU 0
NT 0
NL 0

Murders by Type
Beating 2
Shooting 12
Stabbing 8
Other 2
Unknown 16

Murders By City
Toronto 7
Calgary 4
Montreal 3
Edmonton 3
Mississauga 2
Winnipeg 1
Whitehorse 1
Welland 1
Waterville 1
Waterdown 1
Vernon 1
Vaughn 1
Val-d’Amour 1
Terrebonne 1
Swan River 1
Richelieu 1
Regina 1
Prince George 1
McLean 1
Hamilton 1
Halifax 1
Enfield 1
Calmar 1
Burnaby 1
Brampton 1

Victims and links to more information on each homicide:
Abdulkhadir, Kabil, 27.0, Toronto ON
Abraham, Darryl Arthur, 36.0, Winnipeg MB
Acosta, Fernando Anibal, Vaughn, ON
Alexander, Galina, 44.0, Brampton ON
Bau-Tremblay, Cheryl, Richelieu, QC
Begg, Ian, Prince George, BC
Bradaric, Igor, 43.0, Burnaby BC
Brisson, Christopher, 25.0, Whitehorse YT
Constable, Lori, 55.0, Waterdown ON
Croft, Wayne, 49.0, Mississauga ON
Deagle, Patrick Ernest, 47.0, Enfield NS
Distefano, Rene, 64.0, Swan River MB
Doe, Jane, Toronto, ON
Doe, John, Montreal, QC
Doe, John, Montreal, QC
Doe, John, 21.0, Montreal QC
Doucet, Richard, 49.0, Welland ON
Douse, Shariek, 18.0, Hamilton ON
Ewenin, Jonathon, 34.0, Regina SK
Foster, Jamie, 27.0, Toronto ON
Foster, Richard, 68.0, Waterville NB
Hardy, Jason, 42.0, Vernon BC
Harris, Mackenzie Leah, 22.0, Calmar AB
Hibbert, Duvel, Toronto, ON
Hussein, Mustafe Mohamud, Calgary, AB
Kasjaniuk, Lan Cam, 51.0, Edmonton AB
Leblanc, Denis, 48.0, Val-d’Amour NB
Maassen, William Marcel, 36.0, Mississauga ON
Nadeau, Alain, Terrebonne, QC
Navarro-Fenoy, Ariela, Toronto, ON
Osawe, Aiwernogheno, 34.0, Toronto ON
Quach, David, 27.0, Calgary AB
Reid, Shaka, 36.0, Toronto ON
Richard, Shawn, Edmonton, AB
Samson, Taylor, 22.0, Halifax NS
Serpentini-Harty, Chelsea, 24.0, Calgary AB
Skow, Nadine, 38.0, Edmonton AB
Strang, Lisa, McLean, SK
Tu, Hui Xu Phillip, Calgary, AB
Hennessey;David, Vancouver, BC

Nadine Skow murdered by ex boyfriend Silva Koshwal

Nadine Skow 38,  was found stabbed to death in her Edmonton apartment on August 25th by coworkers after she failed to show up for work for several days.

Staff Sergeant Bill Clark says the scene was the most horrific he’s seen in his career as a police officer.

Police have charged Skow’s ex-boyfriend, Silva Koshwal with second degree murder and indignity to a human body.

Taylor Samson murder investigation continues

William Michael Sandeson has been charged with first-degree murder in Taylor Samson’s death.

Samson was lat seen on August 15 and hasn’t been heard from since. Police are continuing search efforts in hopes of finding Samson’s body. They also believe the alleged murder was not a random act as the accused and victim were known to each other.

Michael Hurlburt charged in the death of Richard Doucet.

Richard Doucet 49, died after an incident at Golden Brothers Bar in Welland on  August 16.  Doucet was critically injured and was transported to Hamilton General hospital, where he passed on.

Police arrested 40-year-old Michael Hurlburt of Welland in connection with the assault they said resulted in Doucet’s death. Hurlburt will be charged with manslaughter.