14 year old Desiere Maye Herbert Johnston found dead in Edson

Police were called to an apartment building on March 4th at around 10 am and found the body of Desiere Maye Herbert Johnston 14, inside. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

An autopsy on the victim is set to be conducted in Edmonton the week of March 6th.

Tyrell James Perron 21 has been charged with first degree murder, causing an indignity to human remains and possession of a prohibited firearm.

Mohamed Nasr charged with the stabbing death of Hamza Lamadani

EMT crews found  Hamza Lamadani 19, with life threatening stab wounds on Harrowsmith Drive in Mississauga on March 5th just after 2pm. Lemonade was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police said Lamadani was stabbed on Webb Drive, about two kilometres from Harrowsmith Drive.

Mohamed Nasr 19, turned himself into police on March 6th and has been charged with first degree murder.

Ronald McCabe found dead in a long term care facility

Ronald McCabe 56,  was found dead at the long term care facility People Care AR Goudie, on Monday, March 7th in Kitchener. Police were called to the facility around 9:30 pm after staff called about a disturbance.

Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Adam McCabe 32 is facing a second degree murder charge. Police said the victim and the suspect were known to each other but would not disclose the relationship between the two.

OPP have taken over the homicide investigation.

 

Police believe the death of Cindy Enger to be suspicious

Calgary Police were called to the home of Cindy Enger’s in the afternoon of January 24th to check on her welfare. Police forced their way into the home after the 51 year old woman didn’t answer. Once inside they found Enger unresponsive, she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Engineer’s cause of death has not been released.

**UPDATE**

On March 4th Joseph D’Arcy Schluter 45, from Carstairs 45km north of Calgary, was charged with first degree murder.

 

Murder Suicide takes the lives of Kimberly Ansell and Marcello Verna

Kimberly Ansell, 31, and Marcello Verna, 20,were found dead on Shannon Way in Kelowna on March 2nd.  The bodies were found off the road in a wooded area.

The couple was found close to each other and there was no sign of a third person involved.

Police believe the death of Ansell and Verna is an isolated incident and are calling it a murder suicide.

 

Lorenzo Giordano gunned down 2 months after prison release

Lorenzo Giordano 52, a member of the Rizzuto crime family shot and killed in a Laval parking lot of Carrefour Multisports on  March 1st.

Giordano had only been released from prison two months ago and was living in a halfway house.  Giordano was refereed to as the underboss in the Rizutto crime family.

Giordano was taken to a hospital where he died from his injuries.

No suspects have been named, and the homicide remains under investigation.