Tag Archives: Alberta

Woman found suffering gunshot wounds

Edmonton homicide detectives are investigating  the suspicious death of a woman found suffering gunshot wounds in her home July 12th.

Police responded to a call of shots fired  upon arrival they found a 27-year-old woman in the home suffering from gunshot wounds. The woman transported to hospital, where she died of her injuries.

Police have not released the name of the woman.

Police are asking anyone who may any information to contact Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone.

Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

Suspicious death of Lawrence Francis Mountain under investigation.

Edmonton homicide investigators are looking for answers in the suspicious death of a 51-year-old Lawrence Francis Mountain.

Mountain was found by police June 30th and was taken to hospital. Lawrence Francis Mountain died two days later on July 2nd.

Police continue to investigate the death.
If you have any information please contact:

Canadian Crime Stoppers Association 1.800.222.8477

 

Andrea Marie Berg Identified As Woman Found Dead In Shopping Cart In Edmonton Alley

The woman found dead in an Edmonton alley, tied up in a shopping cart June 16th, has been identified as 42-year-old Andrea Marie Berg. Berg’s body was discovered with her legs bound and tape over her mouth.

The medical examiner found she died of blunt force trauma and police are calling her death a homicide.

**UPDATE**

Lana Jane Pelletier, 42, is charged with second-degree murder. John Charles Kisil, 50, is charged with being an accessory after the fact

 

Maryam Rashidi killed following a fuel theft getaway

Maryam Rashidi had been working as a gas station attendant in Calgary for three days when she chased the stolen truck out of the parking lot after the driver fuelled up and drove off without paying on June 9th. Rashidi, 35, died in hospital of her injuries.

Joshua Cody Mitchell, 20, is charged with criminal negligence causing death, dangerous driving causing death, hit and run causing death, and possession of stolen property over $5,000, and theft.

Norman Walter Raddatz killed Edmonton officer Const. Daniel Woodall

Raddatz, 42, fired over 50 bullets from inside his southwest Edmonton home on June 8th, killing Const. Daniel Woodall and wounding another officer. After the shooting, flames engulfed the home, burning the house to the ground. A body believed to be that of Raddatz was found in the basement.

Officers had gone to Raddatz’s home in west Edmonton on June 8th to arrest him on an outstanding warrant for a bylaw offence.

 

Claudia Mary Iron-Howard, stabbed to death

June 4th Edmonton police were called to the Central McDougall neighbourhood, where Claudia Mary Iron-Howard was found in life-threatening condition after being assaulted. Howard was taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital, where she died.

An Autopsy Claudia Mary Iron-Howard, 29, died from a stab wound to the chest, and her death has been deemed a homicide.

**UPDATE**

Shawn Richard had been identified as the “primary suspect” in the murder of Claudia Iron-Howard. Police had developed enough evidence charge Mr. Richard, with the death of Claudia Mary Iron-Howard, however Richard was murdered on August 31, 2015.

Police say they now consider the case concluded.

 

Ryan Edward Delve murdered in the East Village

Ryan Delve 43, was a former tattoo artist and an ex-addict who was living at the Drop-In Centre and was one of the people responsible for the colourful mural painted on 4th Street S.E., just steps away from where his body was found.

On June 4, 2015, police were called to the pathway under the 5 Avenue Flyover bridge in Calgary’s east village. Delve was found deceased at the location.

Anyone who has information about this case is asked to contact the non-emergency line at 403-266-1234, or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

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