Update: Lisa Randhawa the six death in six days

Edmonton latest suspicious death is that of Lisa Randhawa 43, who was found dead in her apartment on March 28th at around  10:45am. Police received a 911 call from a relative of the victim who had gone to check on her well being.

Upon arrival police found the 43 year old woman dead. Police said the woman experienced “blunt force trauma” and her actual cause of death won’t be released until after the autopsy.

Detectives are treating the suspicious death as a homicide until an autopsy proves otherwise.

Update January 20th 2017

Shane Elson Lambert, 49, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Randhawa, who died of “trauma” according to Edmonton police. Lambert was located by police on January 16th

The body of Jonathan Patrick Pike found in wooded area

Jonathan Patrick Pike was found dead in a wooded area on March 25th in the Tashmoo area of Sarnia.  A concerned citizen alerted police about strange noises coming from the woods in Aamjiwnaang First Nation.

A  30 year old man, and a 27 year old woman, were arrested in a vehicle believed to be connected to the murder, however no charges have been laid in the death of Pike.

Joseph Colson dies from a gunshot wound in Hamilton

Hamilton Police responded to a 911 call on Good Friday March 25th on Jackson st across from the CHCH building where they found Joseph Colson 43, suffering from an injury.

Paramedics said Colson had been shot and was transported to Hamilton General where he died from his injury, however Police wouldn’t confirm the incident involved a shooting or not.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Tom Hutton at 905-546-3926. Area residents can also speak to officers on scene. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or crimestoppershamilton.com

**UPDATE**

Hamilton police are looking for Gary Michael White 48, Joseph Colson’s cousin in connection with Colson’s murder. Police have said that White should be considered armed and dangerous, he should not be approached.

**UPDATE**

Gary Michael White, 48, of no fixed address turned himself in to Hamilton police on Monday March 28th. He will plead not guilty to the charges of second degree murder.

Jeremy Randall Nattress found dead in Travelodge motel in Edmonton

On March 26th Edmonton Police were called to the Travelodge at around 9am after a body of Jeremy Randall Nattress 36 was found in one of the rooms.

There are no suspects in custody at this time, and police are treating the death ads suspicious.

More to come…

**Update**

Zafar Nigmatov, 25, has been charged with second-degree murder and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

Woman found dead in her home 10 days after she was assaulted

On March 11th a 53 year old Woman in Mission BC reported that a white male assaulted her in Fenn Park. Ten days later RCMP officers were sent to a home in the 33000-block of 3rd Avenue on report of a suspicious death. The woman who was found dead was the same woman who was assaulted 10 days prior.

Autopsy showed the cause of death was consistent with injuries she sustained in the assault.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Charges laid in the death of Jennifer Platt

The body of Jennifer Platt, 62, was found in her Lindsay Ontario home March 22 after being reported as missing March 21.

Police discovered Platt’s vehicle on Kent st. downtown Lindsay, a forensic examination of the vehicle is expected this week.

Police have not released the cause of death however Kawartha Lakes Police arrested Robert Edward Jarvis 49 on March 25th, and charged him with first degree murder in the death of Platt.

Ceyon Carrington Leslieville homicide victim

Police were called to reports of gunshots on Carlaw Ave north of Queen Street, at around 10pm,  March 23. On arrival police found Ceyon Carrington 29, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Carrington was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.

No suspects have been named at this time, however police described the suspect as Male wearing dark coloured clothing.

Anyone with more information should contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477)

**UPDATE**

Police have not disclosed if this was a targeted attack.

Carrington was one of two men that spent 5 months in jail in 2015, on charges 2014 death of Tarik Mohammed at Garden Restaurant. Both men  were released on no reasonable grounds for conviction.

 

Kyle Zerr charged with the death of a 63 year old woman.

Saskatoon police were called to a home in the 3500 block of Balfour Street on report of an injured woman, just after midnight on March 23.

Police arrived to find the 63 year old woman with life threatening injuries. The woman was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries later that evening.

Kyle Zerr 29, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder. Police believe the accused and the victim were known to each other but did not disclose any relationship.

Irfan Ahmed Qureshi and Suzanne Marie Tran found dead in vacant home

Police were called to a vacant house near 49 Avenue and 213 Street aon March 23 in Edmonton, on reports of dead bodies. A Relator was there to show the house at around 2pm when they found two dead.

The victim’s were identified as Irfan Ahmed Qureshi 37, and Suzanne Marie Tran 27. Autopsy revealed that both died from gunshot wounds.

Police are asking anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

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