Richmond police responded to a report of a deceased male in the afternoon of March 2nd, just before 1:00pm in the 22,000 block of Fraserwood Way.
Police arrived to find 52 year old Allen Skedden dead. Due to the suspicious nature of the death Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) taken conduct of the investigation.
Police said Skedden was reported missing on February 21st.
nyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)
Halton Police received a call on March 8th reporting a deceased woman in her condo unit at 205 Lakeshore Road West in Oakville.
Police arrived at the scene to find Angela Skorulski 56 dead in her unit from a gunshot wound. No arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone who may have any information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the Halton Regional Police Homicide Unit at 905-825-4776,
Edmonton police were called to the area of 162 Avenue and 51 Street on March 6th after EMS located 30 year old Kristi Schienmann deceased in a unit.
Autopsy revealed the cause of death to be that of a homicide, however they will not be releasing details.
Timothy John Crowe, 34, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Schienmann. Police say the accused and the victim were known to each other.
The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.
The remains of 72 year old Richard Blair Young were found near the Arbutus rest stop on the Malahat Highway on March 3rd. Vancouver Island RCMP said Young has been missing since February.
Police have not released the cause of death, only saying that the death of Richard Young is being investigated as a homicide.
Anyone with information regarding the death of Richard Young is asked to call VIIMCU at 250-380-6211
Ontario Provincial Police have announced that Robert Waite, 69, was a victim of homicide after a post-mortem. Waite was found in a Cainsville home, in Brant County on March 1st.
No cause of death or suspects have been announced as of yet. This is the first murder of 2017 in Brant County, which surrounds Brantford, Ontario.
The RCMP’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has announced a targeted homicide in Abbotsford, British Columbia. The RCMP has provided little information on the case at this time; no victim identity or cause of death. The homicide took place in the 4500 block of Ross Road. IHIT asks if the public has information to call them.
Update: IHIT has updated the victim as 24 year old Joseph Kellington. Last seen on January 29. Anyone with information should contact IHIT.
Two victims, Steven Chevrefils (35) and Jody Brown (43, male) were found deceased the morning of February 2nd in the small town of St. Georges, Manitoba. The victims were discovered in their home. The RCMP has not released the cause of deaths of the victims or any information on possible suspects.
York Region Police have identified Guildod Amini-Kouchesfahani (male, 20) as the victim in a stabbing in Richmond Hill, late on February 27. The victim was found outside a vehicle on Redstone Road near Highway 404.
No arrests have been made and no suspect descriptions have been provided by York Region Police as yet.
Trisheena Simon, 28, died on February 24th in hospital in Calgary. Simon was found early on February 22 in distress outside a bank at 4820 Northland Drive NW. As of yet no arrests have been named, nor has a cause of death been announced by Calgary police.
This is Calgary’s fourth homicide of 2017. The ongoing 2017 list of Calgary homicides.
Toronto police and emergency crews were called to the area of Thorncliffe Park Drive near Overlea Boulevard on February 25th at around 6:30 pm on report of gunshots.
Paramedics located the victim who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
The 2017 Toronto Homicide List is available here.
Police have identified the victim as Shoaib Asakzai, male, 25 of Toronto as the victim.