Edmonton Police solve the murder of Patricia Roach

Patricia Roach 54, was found dead in her north-west Edmonton home on October 24th. Police responded after Emergency Medical Services workers reported Roach’s death.

Police have declared that the manner of death is a homicide, the cause of death will not be released at this time for investigative purposes.

**UPDATE**

Police revealed January 20th that forensic evidence shows John Gearhart 37,  responsible for killing Patricia Roach.

Two days before police had the forensic evidence to make the arrest, Gearhart was found dead in Spruce Grove. Police say his death was not suspicious.

30 year old woman found dead

Paramedics responded to a 911 call of a person in distress at a home on Castledale Way N.E. in Calgary on October 26th.

On arrival paramedics found a woman in her 30’s dead and called the homicide unit as it was deemed suspicious.

Nothing else has been reported on this case at this time.

The victims name may be released pending autopsy.

Matthew John Wells found dead in Regina

Matthew John Wells was shot to death in his home on October 22 in Regina.  Police were called to the scene at 3:30am on repots of gun fire.  Bullet holes could been seen in the window of the home, and Wells was dead on arrival.

Police say the investigation is ongoing. They have no suspects at this time.

 

**UPDATE**

A 15year old Regina boy has been charged with second-degree murder in the Oct. 22 death of Matthew Wells.

**UPDATE**

Robert Brian Oochoo and Jason Dustin Hotomanie 25, of Regina have also been charged with second degree murder.

Christine Macneil shot in Gatineau hotel

Gatineau police were responding to reports of gunshots when they found the lifeless body of Christine Macneil inside a room at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre in Gatineau on October 19.

Police have no suspects at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

**UPDATE**

Macneil had told Ottawa police she was a victim of human trafficking before she was killed.

Macneil also had ties to an Ottawa crime family. MacNeil former boyfriend was Emilio Spezzano, brother of Giovanni “Johnny” Spezzano, who was member of the Hells Angels, but since died by suicide earlier this year.

Deepak Beaudoin-Reichmann found dead in Creek

The body of  Deepak Beaudoin-Reichman 27, was found in the Kemptville Creek near Bishops Mills, on October 14th.  Beaudoin-Reichmann’s family reported the Niagara Region man missing nine days before he was found.

Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down three possible witnesses. The three men were driving a silver half-ton pickup truck with a full cap in the back near the creek during the time Beaudoin-Reichmann was missing.

Cause of death has not been released. Autopsy results were inconclusive and further testing is required to confirm the cause of death.

Anyone with information can contact the Grenville County-Kemptville OPP detatchment at 613-258-3441, the OPP Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Granby murder suicide

Quebec police are investigating the suspicious deaths of two people in Granby that appears to be a murder suicide.

Police found the bodies after responding to a call of the couples welfare on October 20th.

The cause of death has not been released and the two victims have not yet been identified.

Selma Alem and Julie Tran stabbed to death

Selamawit Alem 54, and Julie Tran 25, were stabbed to death in their home, and found by Calgary Police on Oct. 19. Police responded to a call to check on the welfare of the victim’s by a concerned friend.

Police believe that the bodies had been dead for 36 to 48 hours prior to their arrival.

Polie have a person of interest in custody.

**UPDATE**

Emanuel Kahsai 30, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the death of Alem, and second degree murder in the death of Julie Tran.