Kelowna police were called orchard located in the 2100 block of Cooper Road on October 11th at approximately 11am on report of a body being found.
Police said the woman was believed to be between the ages of 25 and 35. RCMP Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey said “Once the victim has been positively identified, our priority will be to properly notify the woman’s next of kin”
The victim has been identified as Russia Katalina Nicholson 23. Police urge anyone with information to contact them.
Anyone who may have witnessed anything in the area prior, or anyone with any information is asked to contact the Serious Crimes Unit of the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300.
Brandon police said Burton Tascan was followed into his apartment by a man and a woman on September 30th. Tascan was beaten and robbed by the pair, who left him in serious condition.
Tascan was airlifted to a Winnipeg hospital where he died of his injuries on October 3rd.
Ashley Nicole Ross, 28, has been charged with manslaughter, aggravated assault and robbery with violence and Mitchell Jerod Myron, 25, has been charged with manslaughter, aggravated assault and robbery with violence
RCMP are searching for the suspect in a gas and dash that ended in a fatality on October 6th at approximately 3:45pm.
Police said the driver of a stolen white cube van failed to pay for his fuel at the Fas Gas service station in Thorsby. The owner of the gas station, Ki Yun Jo 54, attempted to get the drivers attention and was fatally struck. Jo died at the scene from his injuries.
RCMP released a photo of the stolen vehicle. The cube van was stolen from Spruce Grove at approximately 2:00pm.
Anyone with any information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Thorsby/Bretton RCMP at 780-789-3951.