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Two month old Haelin Taylor death being investigated as a homicide

On January 4th, Two month old Haelin Taliyah Taylor was admitted to an Winnipeg hospital in critical condition after being seriously injured at her Sioux Valley First Nations home.

The homicide unit has taken over the investigation from the serious crimes unit. Investigations said the baby had a brain injury consistent with shaken baby syndrome. The cause of death has not been released.

A home on the Sioux Valley Dakota First Nation has been secured as part of the initial investigation.

Alan Mallinson and his son Matthew Mallinson found dead in Barrie

According to Barrie police, a pursuit in  Springwater Township led officers to the home where the bodies were found.

On January 26th police approached a truck that was at the side of the road with it’s hazard lights on. After a short conversation the driver sped off in  a hurry. Police followed the vehicle but had to stop the chase for public safety. Police went to the home of where the licence plates were registered and found two dead bodies.

Robert Twiss 45, of Barrie who rented a room in the home of the victims, has been charged with the first degree murder in the death’s of Alan Mallinson and his son, Matthew Mallinson, police said the en had been stabbed to death. Twiss is also charged with causing an indignity to the younger Mallinson’s remains by “severing and discarding his limb”.

Police have not yet been able to pin point time of death, and say they could have died four or five days ago.

Kevin Burnelle found dead at the Hotel where he worked

36 year old Kevin Burnelle was found dead in the Hotel that he lived in above the resturant where he worked on January 22.

On the night of January 21, Burnelle was found in the alley behind the Langley hotel suffering from an injury. Burnelle was assisted back to his room and subsequently passed away.

Police ask if you have any information leading up to the death on Kevin Burnelle please contact Langley police, if you wish to remain anonymous 1-800-222-8477.

31 year old Richard Crowder dies from stab wound

Hamilton Police were called to a home on Birge Street, one block from the Hamilton General Hospital on January 24th. Police and paramedics found the 31 year old Richard Cowder outside on the sidewalk, suffering from a serious stab wound.

The victim was transported to hospital where he passed away a short time after.

Police are awaiting a search warrant to gather more information in this investigation.

Anyone with information about the crime please call Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477.

**UPDATE**

Police have released some detail about the suspect and ask for the publics help. The man has been described as aboriginal or having a tanned complexion, in his 30s, 5’9″ – 5’10”, slim build with short dark hair. He arrived at the residence on a bicycle which he fled on after the incident.

 

Wilfred Junior Amos found dead in Stoney Nakoda First Nations home

RCMP was alerted by EMS who attended a home on January 22nd to assist in a call of medical distress and found Wilfred Junior Amos of Morley. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gavin Bearhead 30,  has been charged with one count of manslaughter. He has been remanded in custody until his next court appearance on February 2nd in Cochrane.

The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Tammy Le found dead in Hamilton Hotel by her husband

Hamilton Police responded to a 911 call at the Admiral Inn around 2:30 a.m on January 23 where they found the body of Tammy Le 25, of Markham in a guest room.

Little information has been released reading this homicide at this time.

Police say anyone with information about this incident should call Det. Ross Johnson at 905-546-3827, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

**UPDATE**

It was Tammy Le’s husband who found her dead in the hotel room. Police say Le’s husband was out of the room for a period of time, and stress that he is not a suspect. Police aren’t releasing the cause of death or how the killer got into the room at this time.

**UPDATE**

The body of Terry Moore 30, the man suspected of killing Tammy Le, suspected sex worker, was found hanging from a tree Monday morning behind the parking lot at Vanier secondary school around 2 km from the murder scene.

**UPDATE**

On January 27th Hamilton police said Tammy Le died of external neck compression.

Police are looking for the Good Samaritan who found Moore’s wallet on the night of the homicide. Hamilton Police are also looking for the victim and the suspects cellphones and believe they may be in the area around the Admiral Inn, the ravine or Vanier school.