Tag Archives: Alberta

Edmonton police declare the death of Virgil Quinn a homicide

Edmonton Police responded to report of  an injured male in an alley near 118 Avenue and 82 Street on October 17th at approximately 9:40.

Police arrived to find 36-year-old Virgil Quinn, on the ground in medical distress. Quinn was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on October 28th. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Anyone who has information about this homicide is encouraged to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Calgary man dies of a gunshot wound in the city’s latest homicide

Calgary police responded to report of a shooting at a home in the 100 block of Signal Hill Circle S.W., on October 12th at approximately 11:00pm.

Police arrived to find one man deceased at the scene, and another injured man. The second victim’s condition has been upgraded to stable.

No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police non-emergency number at 403-266-1234.

The 2018 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update, arrest made – 74-year-old Asian male dies after he was assaulted at an Edmonton bar

Edmonton Police responded to a report of an assault of a 74-year-old Asian male at the Central Social Hall located at 109 Street and Jasper Avenue on September 8th at approximately 1:30am.

The victim was treated by EMS and transported to the hospital. The victim died in hospital as a result of his injuries on September 15th. An autopsy was conducted on September 18th revealing the manner of death was determined to be a homicide.

Investigators are urging anyone with information about this event to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update September 30th
Mohamed Ahmed Sassi, 22, was taken into custody without incident on September 21st and charged with Manslaughter. 

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

 Aldane Mesquita found dead in an industrial area of Strathcona County

Strathcona County police reported that the body of a man was found  in an industrial area, on September 13, 2018 at approximately 5:00 a.m.

The deceased has been identified as Aldane Mesquita, 33,  of Edmonton. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Strathcona County RCMP at 780-467-7741

Missing man Jason David Peter Greyeyes found murdered in Calgary

Calgary police said Jason David Peter Greyeyes, 48, was reported missing on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. His body was found in the 21,000 block of Sheriff King Street S.W on August 26, 2018

The cause of death has not been released by authorities. Two youths have been charged with first-degree murder in relation to the death.

The 2018 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.

Clinton Roderick Roasting shot to death at an Edmonton Townhouse complex

Edmonton Police responded to a 911 call at approximately 1:47 a.m. earlier today, Monday, August 27, 2018.

Police arrived at the scene to find Clinton Roderick Roasting, 32, in medical distress  in a green space near East Parkview Estates, 32 Street and 116 Avenue. Despite life saving efforts, Roasting died of his injuries.

Anyone who has information about this death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Abdi Latif Hirsi, shot to death in a vehicle in Edmonton

Edmonton police received numerous reports of gunfire in the area of 162 Avenue and 51 Street on August 19th at approximately 10:45pm.

Police arrived at the scene to find Abdi Latif Hirsi, 27, deceased male inside a vehicle. Police said it appeared that Hirsi sustained several gunshot wounds.

A grey or silver Nissan Sentra occupied by multiple individuals was witnessed leaving the scene following the shooting. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information about this death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update September 13th
Edmonton police said tips from the public lead to the arrests of four men in relation to the death if Hirsi. Hashim Abdulkadir Mohamed, 24, Samatar Mohiadin, 20, Amiir Hussen, 20, and Mohamod Mohamod, 18, are each facing first-degree murder charges.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update: Four people charged – Ellie Mae House found dead on Paul FN

Stony Plain RCMP officers responded to a call for assistance on Paul First Nation located near Wabamun Lake on August 14th.

Police arrived to find Ellie Mae House, 31 deceased at the home.

Nora Flora Papin, 31, and Neil Benjamin Morin, 33, were arrested at a home on the Cold Lake First Nations on August 17th and charged with second degree murder.

Update August 28th
Genie Elizabeth Bull, 25, and Lyle Kashten Buck, 23, were arrested by Edmonton police on August 23rd after a six-hour standoff at an Edmonton house. Both Bull and Buck have been charged with second degree murder.

17-year-old charged with the murder of Brandon Ladouceur in Buffalo Lake

RCMP were called to a serious assault with a weapon at a home on Buffalo Lake settlement on August 7th at approximately 10:00pm.

Police arrived at the scene to find Brandon Ladouceur, 22, suffering from serious injuries. Ladouceur was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on August 8th.

A 17-year-old cannot be released as per the Youth Criminal Justice Act was arrested at the scene and remains in custody.

Calgary police investigating a triple murder – Arrest made

Calgary police responded to  a check on welfare of two residences in Calgary on July 31st. Upon arrival at the first residence in the 2000 block of Applevillage Court S.E., police found a deceased female.

Police arrived at the second residence in the 10100 block of Hidden Valley Drive N.W to find a deceased male and deceased female.

Police say the incidents are related and not random. The Medical Examiner is currently at both scenes.

No Other information can be released at this time.

Update August 2
Dustin Duthie, 25, has been charged with three counts of second-degree murder. He will next appear in court on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Duthie is accused in the deaths of his girlfriend Taylor Toller, mother Shawn Boshuck and stepfather Alan Pennylegion.

The 2018 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.