Nicholas Brophy 19, was last seen September 8 in Thompson a northern Manitoba city. Brophy’s family issued a public plea April 28th for information regarding Brophy and offered a reward $50,000 for his return.
Nicholas Brophy’s body was found April 26 just outside of Thompson.
April 30: Justin Noah Baker, 19, and Zach Edwin Linklater, 22, of Thompson, have been arrested. Both have been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the teens death.
The cause of death has not been released.
On August 5th, police responded to a call about a body in a ditch near hwy 7. Officers said the body of 38-year-old Fernando Anibal Acosta was badly decomposed.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the the York Regional police at 1-866-876-5423.
April 29th 2016:
Tevon Squire is currently in jail in Toronto, where he is facing second-degree murder charges in the death of Fernando Acosta.
Squire is also facing charges for the September Montreal murder of Nathaniel Reid.
Nathanael Hakim Reid 25, was stabbed near the corner of John-F.-Kennedy Street and Dollard Avenue on September 25th 2015.
Reid was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.
Police have not named any suspects at this time.
April 29, 2016: Tevon Squire 20, faces charges in the death of Nathanael Hakim Reid. He is currently in jail in Toronto.
Squire is also facing a second degree murder charge in the August death of Fernando Acosta in Vaughan ON.
Police said Joseph Anzolona 26, was returning from the store and getting into the back seat of the vehicle when the suspect shot him at close range around 9:50pm April 29th. Cynthia Mullapudi 24, who was in the back seat with Anzolona was also shot and killed.
The two people in the front seat of the vehicle were unharmed.
More to come…
May 3: Toronto police have arrested and charged a 24 year old man in connection with the double homicide. His name has not been released and charges are pending.
Police were called to Alexander ave at around 2:20pm April 27th on reports of an injured man. On arrival police found Gheorghe Uta 52 suffering from a serious stab wound. Uta was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.
Police are looking for two suspects, an aboriginal male, 5’9″ to 6′ in height, 20’s, thin build, wearing a dark hoodie. The female aboriginal, 20s, 5’4″ to 5’5″, medium build, long dark hair. She was riding a white mountain bike.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS
- Utah was also the victim of a stabbing on March 31. No arrests were made in that case.
Coquitlam RCMP were called to the North Fraser Pre-Trial holdings after an inmate was severely beaten on April 17th by his cellmate.
Neil Leslie was send to hospital where he died on April 22.
Leslie’s cellmate Zachariah Pakarinen, 27, has been charged with manslaughter in the beating death.
Friends of Ryan Ross 34 called police after going to their friends home and finding him dead on April 27. Edmonton Police declared Ross dead at the scene.
Police arrested Gordon Robinson 32, without incident on April 27th. Robinson has since been charged with first degree murder.
Police have not released the cause of death.
Montreal police found the body of a 59 year old man at 3629 Ste-Catherine St. E. on April 26th while searching for an unrelated missing person.
The man’s name and cause of death have not been made public, however police said he died days before his discovery.
Police said the area is frequented by prostitutes and a lot of drug activity.
The Montreal 2016 homicide victim list is available here.
Saskatoon Police responded to a stabbing in progress on April 23, at around 1am in the 800 block of Central Avenue.
Police arrived to find 18 year old Mohammed Omar unconscious, suffering from many stab wounds. Omar died at the scene.
With help from witnesses Police immediately arrested Walid Adam Mohamed, 29, and charged him with first-degree murder.
Winnipeg police were called to the 100 block of Colony Street on April 25th on report of an injured man.
Police found the man with serious upper body injuries. He was rushed o hospital where he died of his injuries.
Silvia Noreen McKay, 39, Kirby James Crow, 28, Rachel Lynn Little, 32, Dennis Ashley Baptiste, 30 have been charged with manslaughter.