22 year old woman dead in what police believe to be a murder suicide

Police were called to a town-home on Eagleridge Drive on July 15th at around 5pm on report of a woman in medical distress.

On arrival a 22 year old woman was found and declared dead at the scene. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said the woman’s injuries were consistent with foul play.

Officers found the suspect’s lifeless body in Buntzen Lake on July 16th.

The investigation is in the early stages but police said the evidence collected leads them to believe the deaths to be a result of a tragic murder suicide.


Brent Donio 18 Thunder Bay’s latest homicide victim

Brent Donio, 18, was killed during a violent assault, outside a Windsor Street housing complex just after midnight on July 13th.

Thunder bay police have stated that Clinton Nicholas Netemegesic 26 had turned himself into police in the afternoon of July 13th, has been charged with second degree murder in the stabbing death of Brent Donio 18.

Though the Thunder Bay Police stated on their web page that it was a stabbing death, they also reported that the results of the autopsy will not be released.

John Robert Oliver Anderson, Chilliwack’s latest homicide victim

John Robert Oliver Anderson, 40 was found in a home on Glenwood Street on Wednesday July 13th severely injured after responding to a call of medical distress. Anderson was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

David ‘Yoda’ McKay 37, Cydnie Markel-Rempel 21 has been arrested in connection with the death of Anderson.

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

UPDATE: Sara Baillie murdered, body believed to be her 5 year old daughter found

Sara Baillie 34, was found dead in the basement apartment where she lived with her 5 year old daughter on Panamount Boulevard July 11th. Baillie failed to show up for work and concerned family called police to check on her wellbeing.

Police have declared Baillie’s death to be a homicide, but are not releasing the cause of death.

An amber alert has been issued for Baillie’s daughter, Taliyah Leigh Marsman 5, who was last seen at the home on Sunday at 11:30 am and they believe she was abducted.

Sara Baillie’s estranged husband and father of Taliyah, Colin Marsman 36, has been cooperating with police and begs for her safe return.

UPDATE – July 15th Amber Alert Cancelled

Calgary Police Service has reported that a body of Taliyah Leigh Marsma has been found on a rural property east of Chestermere. The cause of death has yet to be determined.

Edward Delten Downey 46, of Calgary is facing two counts of first degree murder.


Abdirizak Hersi dead and one injured in Toronto drive by

Police responded to reports of gunshots near Laura Rd. and Sheppard Ave in North York, on July 13th at around 4:50 pm. According to police, the caller said there were 2 vehicles shooting at each other.

On arrival police found a car full of bullet holes with 2 men inside. Police say Abdirizak Hersi 20 was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead. The second victim also 20, was treated and released.

Vernie Ferrigon killed in Drive by shooting

Police were called to a townhouse complex in Ajax on July 4th at around 10:30 pm on report of a shooting. Police arrived to find Vernie Ferrigon 33, in a car that was riddled with bullet holes.

Ferrigon was rushed to hospital where he dies of his injuries.

Police are looking for a large dark coloured SUV that was seen fleeing the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


The death of Hebron Donald Marsden being investigated as a homicide

Hebron Marsden 49, checked himself into the Shedon Chumir Centre on April 18th. Marsden had suffered a stab wound and remained in hospital until he dies from his injury on July 1st.

Police believe the attack was targeted and ask for the public’s help. Anyone with information about the stabbing is asked to contact police at 403-266-1234, or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877