Edmonton police have laid second degree murder charges on Joseph Sinclair 20, after Leona Neapetung-Stevens 17, was fatally stabbed on Halloween.
Police discovered the lifeless body of Leona Neapetung-Stevens, after a 911 call directed officers to a townhouse complex at 96th Avenue in Edmonton on Oct. 31.
Dianna Wilk and Daniel Fullerton, both 28, were found dead October 30th in a vehicle parked in Edmonton. Police were called to the scene after a passerby noticed the bodies in the vehicle.
The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section has determined their deaths were homicide. However the cause of death has not been released.
Surinder Pal Singh got into a fight October 23, with some men who allegedly stole items from the store. Singh chased the men outside and there was a confrontation where Sing fell, hit his head and lost conciousness.
Surinder Pal Singh was transferred to hospital, but died from his injuries on October 28th.
Police are still investigating, but have not made any arrests.
The body of Amanda Antoni 31, was found in her Castledale Way home in Calgary on October 26th by her husband Lee Antoni, who called 911.
The Calgary Police force’s cyber crimes unit is helping in the effort after Antoni was found dead.
“We know people are very active on social media and we’re looking at her background, people at work and in her private life,” said homicide Staff Sgt. Doug Andrus.
Antoni’s husband is not a suspect at this time.
Patricia Roach 54, was found dead in her north-west Edmonton home on October 24th. Police responded after Emergency Medical Services workers reported Roach’s death.
Police have declared that the manner of death is a homicide, the cause of death will not be released at this time for investigative purposes.
Police revealed January 20th that forensic evidence shows John Gearhart 37, responsible for killing Patricia Roach.
Two days before police had the forensic evidence to make the arrest, Gearhart was found dead in Spruce Grove. Police say his death was not suspicious.
Selamawit Alem 54, and Julie Tran 25, were stabbed to death in their home, and found by Calgary Police on Oct. 19. Police responded to a call to check on the welfare of the victim’s by a concerned friend.
Police believe that the bodies had been dead for 36 to 48 hours prior to their arrival.
Polie have a person of interest in custody.
Emanuel Kahsai 30, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the death of Alem, and second degree murder in the death of Julie Tran.
Christa Cachene 26, a mother of two was beaten to death, at a home on Ranchlands Bay On October 11th.
Police were called to the scene after reports of a Sudden death and are searching for Isaiah Riel Rider 18. Rider is described as an Aboriginal male, approximately 6’2″ tall, 155 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes.
Rider has been located by police after the stolen vehicle he was driving was stopped by a spike strip. Ryder is facing murder charges.
If you have any information on this case you are asked to contact Calgary police at 403-266-1234.
Update: April 21, 2017
Rider admitted in court to stomping on Cachene’s chest and head, after she had stabbed Rider with a small knife. Ryder was initially charged with second degree murder, but pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of manslaughter. His sentencing date will not be until October 2017.
On October 11th, Police found a badly injured Christopher Stephen Tooley in an alley in Calgary’s Beltline.
Paramedics were called, but declared the man dead at the scene.
The victim has not been identified, nor has the cause of death been released.
The homicide unit has now issued Canada wide warrants for Rory Martin Stevens, 42, for manslaughter and robbery.
Anyone with any information about Stevens whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers.
Joel Geddes, was shot to death outside a house on the 500 block of Evermeadow Rd. on October 7th. Police say it was not a random attack and that he lived in the area.
Joel Gary Geddes, 31, was a convicted killer with gang ties back in Winnipeg. An incident of road rage in June 2003, lead to the death of Morgan Trudeau, 18, who Geddes beat to death.
Police have no suspects at this time.
Police say Colleen Sillito, was fatally shot in the driveway of her home by her ex boyfriend Paul Joseph Jacob 54, who then killed himself.
Police were called to the house early on Oct. 2 by neighbors who heard gun shots. On arrival RCMP found both Sillito and Jacob dead on the driveway of Sillito’s Fort Saskatchewan home.