In the early hours of March 18, police were called to the area of 16 Avenue and 5 Street N.E Calgary. after EMS reported a body was found by area residents.
Police say the victim, a 16-year-old girl, sustained trauma consistent with being struck by a vehicle. She was declared dead at the scene.
The accused, 70-year-old Stanislaw Maguder, was released on $10,000 bail. Conditions of Maguder’s release includes:
- A curfew which requires he remains in his home between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m.
- He may only ride in a motor vehicle if the vehicle’s registered owner is present (public transit and hired taxi exluded)
Heffernan was shot by a Calgary officer with 15 years policing experience the afternoon of March 16 at the Super 8 in the 3000 block of Barlow Tr. N.E.
Police at the time said they were called by hotel staff and tried to make contact through the space in a latched door before making the decision to enter the room, then inside were confronted with a “high-risk situation.”
Heffernan’s sister Natalie Iaquinta offered details of what she said the family has been told thus far by investigators.
Iaquinta said the ordeal started when her brother failed to check out in the midst of his relapse into drug addiction.
She said five officers broke down the door and Heffernan stood and raised his hands — in one was a lighter and in the other was a syringe.
Police responded to reports of a shooting on March 9th in Edmonton. Police found Mohamed Ahmed Adam 33, whose body was found in an alley behind a local restaurant.
Police have confirmed that Adam died of gunshot wounds.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567
Jessica Newman’s, body was found in a ditch in a rural area northeast Calgary March 10th.
The 24-year-old was missing for eight weeks before her body was found and was last seen alive at her workplace, the Water Grill. She leaves behind three young boys.
Calgary’s Kavin Rubletz is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Jessica Rae Newman.
Anyone who may have information, is asked to call police at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:
TEXT: tttTIPS to 27463
21 year old Chad Gosselin is charged with accessory to commit murder, a 15 year old male is charged with second degree murder and 20 year old Dylan Cameron is charged with manslaughter.
RCMP say Walker was killed in a home in Saddleridge, in NE Calgary.
His partially burned body was then dumped on the Tsuu T’ina Nation where it was found March 7 by a couple of fisherman near the Weaselhead Bridge.
The death of 14-year-old Hyde Hayden, whose body was found at the Roseau River First Nation over the weekend, is being investigated as a homicide, RCMP announced Tuesday.
Officers with the Dakota Ojibway Police Service found the teen outside Ginew School on March 1st.
The cause of death has not been released, and no suspects have been named.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Dakota Ojibway Police Service Roseau River Detachment at 204-427-3034 or Crime Stoppers.
Deng Mathew Garang Tong 23, was stabbed Feb 22 in an altercation that left four people with injuries. Police were called to a weapons complaint in the area. Police found Tong suffering from a stab wound. He was taken to hospital where he died.
The other victims were rushed to hospital and suffered non life threatening injuries
5 people now charged in the Death of Tong. Keith James Phillips, 31, was arrested on Thursday May 19th 2016 and charged with first degree murder. Clinton Robert Kailek, 26, Billy Joe Nelson, 37, Jonathan Piche, 32, and Tyler Strathdee, 27, are also charged with first-degree murder in Tong’s death.
30-year-old Jaimend Roberto Orellana-Sincuir. He was shot just after 2 p.m. Feb 22nd, in the 2600 block of Edmonton Trail in the neighbourhood of Winston Heights-Mountview. He was transported to hospital where he later died of his injuries.
Police took down Alan Devon Bird, 20, near Deerfoot Tr. and 32 Ave. N.E and he’s now charged with first-degree murder.
Police were called to a home on Whitworth Road N.E. on February 12th to check on welfare of a person outside.
When they arrived, officers discovered Dawns Echoes Baptiste 31 lying unresponsive in the backyard of the home. Paramedics declared her dead at the scene.
Curtis Jade Tyson Healy, 25, faces a charge of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Baptiste. He is also accused of sexually assaulting Baptiste before killing her.
On Tuesday, February 10th the Edmonton Medical Examiner’s Office conducted an autopsy on the 24-year-old female found deceased in a downtown apartment on Monday evening. As a result of the autopsy, the Edmonton Police Service has confirmed the death to be the city’s second occurrence of homicide in 2015.
The deceased has been identified as Lena Steinhauer, 24 years of age.
Police continue to encourage anyone who has recently attended the apartment complex, or may have seen something suspicious in the area, to contact the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone.
Homicide Section detectives arrested Ryan Matchee on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Edmonton. Matchee is facing second degree murder charges.