Firefighters called to a fire on Dézéry St., on December 18th. On arrival they found Francois Girard’s body.
Following the autopsy, police confirmed the man died as a result of a homicide, but would not disclose any information.
No arrests have been made at this time.
Police said they were responding to a 911 call to assist a citizen. On arrival they found Serfeal Okubagzi a two year old boy dead in a Mississauga apartment on December 14th. Okubagzi was stabbed by his mother Russom Tesfamar Yordanos.
Police are investigating the possibility that Russom Yordanos may have been suffering from postpartum depression. Yordanos also has a 6 month old daughter that is with the father.
Russom Tesfamar Yordanos was charged Tuesday December 15th with first-degree murder.
The Edmonton Police Service received a call of distress at a basement apt on Saturday December 12th. On arrival they found Yvette Lydia Morin 28 suffering from a life threatening wound.
Paramedics rushed Morin to hospital where she died later that day. Autopsy has confirmed Morin died of a gunshot wound.
Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact Police at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477
Joel Alexander, 28, was pronounced dead in hospital after he was shot while in his car, in the entertainment district on December 11, around 4 p.m. The female passenger managed to escape unharmed.
Police have said that this was a targeted shooting.
No suspects have been released at this point. Police said they are looking for a silver car either an Infiniti or a Lexus.
The Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS), and the OPP, are investigating a death of George Thomas 45, in the First Nation community of Fort Severn on December 8th. Thomas was found injured at his home suffering from a stab wound. Police too him to the community nursing station, where he later died, police said.
35 year old Rebecca Thomas-McKay has been charged with second degree murder. Police have said the two know each other but have not specified on their relationship.
Alex Leonard Greg Contois 31, died of gunshot wounds after being found behind Duster’s Pub Edmonton on Dec. 3. Contois was part of the hip hop group The Young Native Crew.
Contois was treated by paramedics and transported to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
No suspects have been named and the investigation is ongoing.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477
Vancouver police responded to a call of a dead man in Mosquito Creek in North Vancouver on December 4th. The dead man was Cameron Leon 22, a high risk offender who did’t return to the halfway house where he had been staying on november 30th.
Leon had been on release after serving a 2 year sentence for assault causing bodily harm and sexual assault causing bodily harm.
Leon’s cause of death has not been release as the investigation is ongoing.
Baljit Singh Bhamra, 49, was found dead December 1st after police and emergency services were called to check on his welfare. Bahamas’ lifeless body was found in the hallway of the Edmonton apartment building. The same building where Crystal Bruce was murdered last month.
The cause of death has not been released as the investigation is ongoing.
18 year old Donovan Howard Wentworth is accused with second degree murder.
RCMP are investigating a gruesome homicide scene in Edson Alberta, where Daniel Miller 46, Roxanne Berube 36, and Jazmine Lyon 16 were found on November 29th.
Police were called to the home, but said the call came from outside the home, but couldn’t be more specific.
Police arrested Mickell Clayton Bailey, 19, of Edson, has been charged with two counts of First Degree Murder in the deaths of Berube and Lyon, and one count of Second Degree Murder in the death of Miller.