Victim identified – 31 year old woman found dead in a Windsor apartment.

Windsor police responded to a report of a sudden death at an apartment building located at the corner of University Avenue West and McKay Avenue on June 10th at 10:00pm.

Officers arrived to find a 31 year old woman deceased. An autopsy was completed on June 11th and revealed the manner of death to be a homicide. Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police Service at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830

Update June 24th.
Windsor police have identified the victim as Autumn Taggart (also known as Maya Madolyn). Police have released the identity and photo of Autumn Taggart in hopes of generating information in regards to this homicide investigation. Police believe Taggart’s 9-year-old child was in the apartment at the time of the homicide.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to contact Windsor Police Service at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830.

Amarjit Bhatnagar dies from injuries sustained in a robbery, 15 year old boy charged

Brampton police said Amarjit Bhatnagar, 73, of Brampton was walking through Aloma Park with a family member on June 12th at approximately 10:00pm, when they were approached by 2 male who forcibly robbed them and fled the area.

Amarjit Bhatnagar sustained injuries in the robbery and was transported to a local hospital. Mr. Bhatnagar died of his injuries on June 14th.

Police arrested a 15 year old boy from Brampton and charged him with manslaughter and robbery.

Anyone with  information concerning this investigation to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205

John Bradley Healey found dead in Fort McMurray

RCMP said the body of John Bradley Healey, 36,  was found early Wednesday June 13th on an access road between Grayling Crescent and Abasand Drive.

An autopsy was performed on June 15th and revealed the death of Healey was a homicide. Cpl. Teri-Ann Deobald said investigators will not be releasing the cause of death at this time.

Anyone with information regarding the homicide is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

15 year old boy dies in Saskatoon’s latest homicide

Saskatoon police responded to an injured male in a residence in the 500 block of Avenue J South on June 3rd at approximately 1:00 am.

Police arrived to find a 15 year old boy suffering from serious injuries. His name will not be released at the request of the family.  The cause of death will not be released by the Saskatoon police. Investigators said they believe the homicide was targeted.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300.

The 2018 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Toronto Homicide #41 – Joseph Perron beaten to death in Parkdale

Toronto police and paramedics were called to the area of West Lodge Avenue and Lansdowne Avenue on June 13th at 8:31pm on report of an assault.

Paramedics arrived at the scene and transported the victim to hospital where he died of his injuries. Paramedics informed police that the male victim had died. According to witnesses police arrived at the crime scene around 2 hours after the asault took place.

The victim has been identified as Joseph Perron, 51. Police are trying to locate the suspect who can be seen HERE. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400

Update June 19th
Raymond Moore , 42, of Toronto, was arrested on Jun 19th at 12:30pm and charged with Second-Degree Murder in relation to the death of Joseph Perron,

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Jason Dirks identified as Calgary’s latest homicide victim

Calgary police responded to reports of a disturbance at a residence in the 0-100 block of Margate Place N.E.on June 9th at approximately 1:30 am.

Upon arrival police found Jason Dirks, 46, of Calgary, suffering from  life threatening injuries. Dirks was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police believe the death of Dirks was targeted. The cause of death will not be released at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit tip line at 403-428-8877.

The 2018 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.

36-year-old man found dead in Edmonton – Nathan Joshua Piche arrested

Edmonton police were called to a suite in the area of 115 Avenue and 124 Street on June 10th at approximately 11:00 pm, on report of a disturbance.

Police arrived at the scene to find a 36 year old man suffering from serious injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased by paramedics.

The Homicide team has taken over the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

Update: Nathan Joshua Piche, 26, of Edmonton, was arrested by police and charged with second degree murder.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto homicide #40 – Victoria Selby-Readman found dead in a fifth-floor apartment unit

Toronto police responded to a suspicious death in a fifth-floor apartment unit located at  798 Richmond Street West on June 12th.

An autopsy was completed on June 13th and the Pathologist  ruled the death of Victoria Selby-Readman, 28, a homicide. The cause of death has not been released, and the victim’s identity has not been confirmed.

Anyone who has any information regarding this case, is asked to contact officers at 416-808-7400, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477)

 

Quebec Police investigating the death of a 28 year old Chloe Labrie, in Kuujjuaq

Kativik Regional Police Force were called to a home in the community on June 12th early in the morning, on report of a deceased female.

Police arrived to find a 28 year old Chloe Labrie, deceased in the home. Police said there were “marks of violence” on the woman’s body. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Witnesses are currently being interviewed. No arrests have been made at this time.

More information will be added as it becomes available.