Murders in 2018 So Far: 6 (11 in 2017)
3 – Pardip Brar
4 – Amin Vinepal
Oshawa police responded to reports of gunshots in the area of Bloor Street and Ritson Road, on June 6th just before 2:00am.
Police arrived at the commercial/residential building to find Kyle Baker, 24, of no fixed address, suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite life saving efforts, Baker was declared deceased at the scene.
Anyone with any information of assistance to investigators, please contact Det. Horrocks and Det. McDermott (ext. 5418) of the Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520.
Police said a man in his 50S was discovered deceased in a home on chemin Benoit street, June 4th.
Police said the death is suspicious in nature and an autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of death.
Toronto police responded to numerous calls for Sound of Gunshots in the Birmingham Street and Bradham Path area on June 5th at approximately 11:23pm.
On arrival police found Rodney Rizun, 45, of no fixed address, suffering from gunshot wounds. Rizun was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Police are asking that anyone with information to contact police at 416-808-7400.
Montreal police are investigating after the body of a 30 year old man was pulled from the St. Lawrence River.
The victim was found near near Notre-Dame and St-Cloud on May 28th at approximately 2:30pm. Police are investigating the death as suspicious after signs of violence were found on the body.
Kawartha Lakes Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the City of Kawartha Lakes Fire Department responded to a house fire on Aino Beach Road in Mariposa Township on May 29th at approximately 5:10am.
Heeley Rae Balanga, 35, was found deceased in the fire, and investigators are called her death a homicide. The cause of death has not been made public at this time.
Police have arrested 44 year old Ross Ronald Dion from Little Britain, ON, and charged him with first-degree murder and arson in relation to the death of Balanga.
Winnipeg police and paramedics responded to the report of an injured female at a residence in the first 100 block of Beaumont Bay on May 28th at approximately 12:10pm.
Police located Christine Lynnette Barker, 26, suffering from stab wounds. Barker was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries.
The victim’s daughter Hailey Summer Barker, 18, was arrested on June 4th and charged with second degree murder.
Winnipeg police were called to the 700 block of Corydon Avenue on May 29th at approximately 12:40pm on report of a shooting.
On arrival police located Noel Talingdan, 37, and a 28 year old female suffering from gunshot wounds outside of Bar Italia. Both victims were rused to hospital where Talingdan dies of his injuries. The female victim is expected to survive.
Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).
Calgary police were called to the 200 block of 15th Avenue S.E. at approximately 2:00am on May 27th on report of a man in medical distress.
Police arrived to find Craig Cutter, 24, suffering from stab wounds. Cutter was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Police said the stabbing stemmed from an altercation that escalated.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Calgary Police Service non-emergency number at 403-266-1234
Montreal police were called to an apartment building on 1 Avenue North, near Gouin Boulevard on May 26th at approximately 9:50am on report of gunshots.
Police arrived at the basement apartment to find a 45 year old Constantinos Tountas suffering from an upper body gunshot wound. The victim was declared deceased at the scene.
A 33 year old key witness has now become the main suspect. Police have not released the name of the accused. More information will be added as it becomes available.