Second degree murder charged laid in the case of missing woman, Yunying Pan, in Mississauga

Yunying Pan, 40,  of Mississauga, was reported missing after not being seen or heard from since Tuesday December 5, 2017.

The investigation of Pan’s disappearance has lead police to  the arrest of Shaofeng Han, 50, of Mississauga on January 26th.

Han has been charged with second degree murder in relation to the death of Pan.

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205.

Angel Beaulieu dies from a stab wound in Winnipeg

Emergency crews responded to a report of an injured female in the 400 block of Furby Street on January 18th at approximately 5:45pm.

The victim, 22 year old Angel Beaulieu was rushed to hospital where she died of a stab wound to her lower body a few days later.

Winnipeg have issued a warrant for the arrest of Lanessa Moskotaywenene, 18. Moskotaywenene is wanted for both Manslaughter and Aggravated Assault.

Photo made available by Winnipeg police.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477)

Lovepreet Singh Dhaliwal shot to death in Abbotsford

Abbotsford Police Department received multiple calls of shots fired in the area of Ridgeview Drive and Promontory Court on January 19th at approximately 6:30pm.

Police arrived to find Lovepreet Singh Dhaliwal 24, suffering from  gunshot wounds. Dhaliwal was pronounced dead at the scene.

A black Acura TL (see attached stock photograph) was identified leaving the scene immediately after the shooting. Police said a vehicle matching the same description was found burnt out in Langley.

Police are urging anyone with information to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448)

Richard Francis Paul Bear found dead in Regina

Regina police responded to a report of an injured male, lying outside a residence in the 1000 block of Retallack Street on January 23 at approximately 8:26pm.

Police and paramedics located 27 year-old Richard Francis Paul Bear of Regina, who was confirmed deceased at the scene. The cause of death has not been released at this time. No arrests have been made.

The death of Richard Francis Paul Bear is the first Regina homicide of 2018.

Anyone who has information to assist investigators is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500

63 year-old Deborah Irene Yorke found dead in Halifax

Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a suspicious death at 3 Farthington Place, Dartmouth, on January 21st at approximately 4:08 pm.

Police arrived to find 3-year-old Deborah Irene Yorke of Dartmouth, dead at the scene. An autopsy was completed on January 22, and determined the manner of death to be a homicide.

Update January 28th
Brandon Jake Hollohan, 23,  was arrested on January 25th, and has been charged with second-degree murder. Hollohan is scheduled to appear in court on January 29th.

Investigators ask anyone with any information about this incident to contact police by calling 902-490-5020

Update three men charged – Police rule the death of Derek Miles a homicide

Emergency crews responded to an apartment in the 0-100 block of Pinecrest Drive around 4:25p on January 19th on report of a man in medical distress.

Derek Miles, 42, of Dartmouth was found dead at the scene. An autopsy performed on January 20th determined the cause of death to be a homicide.

The death of Derek Miles is the first Halifax homicide of 2018.

Update March 19th
Police have arrested and charged three men in relation to the homicide of Derek Miles. Gregory Maxwell Purvis, 52, George Andrew Purvis, 30, and Murray Robert Timmons, 26, have all been charged with second degree murder.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020

Update, Charges laid in Edmonton’s 2nd homicide of 2018 – Jarvis Katz dies of a stab wound in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to report of a stabbing in the area of 118 Avenue and 80 Street on January 15th at 8:30pm.

Jarvis Katz, 28, was found at the scene suffering from a stab wound. Katz was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on January 17th.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update April 11th
Edmonton police arrested Douglas Ronald Hecht, 34, on April 7th in downtown Edmonton. Hecht has been charged with second degree murder and possession of an offensive weapon dangerous to the public.

Update May 3rd
On April 20th, Edmonton police arrested and charged Jonathan Sidney Burd, 48, with second degree murder, possession of an offensive weapon dangerous to the public, and two breaches of probation.

On April 30th, EPS Arrested and charged  Alexandra Friesen, 27, with robbery and assault causing bodily harm against another individual who was also present in the home at the time of the incident.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Darby Chase Shade Soop found dead in Calgary

Calgary Police were called to a home in the 1100 block of 37 Street S.W. at approximately 10:30 pm, January 16th on  reports of a disturbance.

Police arrived to find several people fleeing what appeared to be a house party. The victim, Darby Soop, 26, was found deceased across the street in the mall parking lot.

 Police are looking oking to speak to Christian Whitebear and Matthew Crane-Watchmaker in relation to the death of Soop.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the police non-emergency number, 403-266-1234

Adam Perron shot to death in Ottawa

Ottawa police responded to report of a shooting in the 100 block of McLeod Street, on January 18th at approximately 6:00am.

Police found the victim, Adam Perron, 22, suffering from life threatening injuries at the scene. Perron was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493.