Emergency crews responded to report of a stabbing in the parking lot of a building located in the 5700 block of 2 Street Southwest, in the Manchester Industrial area on September 6th at approximately 10 am .
Police and paramedics arrived to find 37 year old Valeri Lomakin suffering from serious injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anyone with information regarding the stabbing death of Lomakin is asked to call Calgary Police Service, 403-266-1234
Update September 29th
In the evening of September 28th, Calgary police arrested Michael Jordan Hope, 27, of Calgary. Hope has been charged with second degree murder in connection with the death of Valeri Lomakin.
Calgary Fire department responded to a vehicle fire on July 10th at 7:00am in the 100 block of Sage Bluff Circle N.W. Once the fire was extinguished Crew members found bodies of a man and two women, in the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze.
Autopsies revealed the identity of Glynnis Fox, 36, Tiffany Ear 39, and Cody Pfeiffer, 25.
Cause of death has not been released.
Calgary police are asking for the public’s help in the whereabouts of Hanock Afowerk 28 (pictured below). The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze is registered to Afowerk, and police are concerned for his safety.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the police non-emergency number at 403-266-1234.
Update: Police discovered a body July 12th near the traffic circle in the ditch at Highway 22 and Highway 8, and are calling the death suspicious. Police said they are no longer searching for Hanock Afowerk. An Autopsy is scheduled to take place on July 13th.
Update July 20
Yu Chieh Liao, 24, who goes by Diana Liao, is wanted for questioning in connection with the quadruple homicide investigation. Liao is an Asian female, 5’5” tall and 160 pounds. She has long dark hair and brown eyes.
Update July 28
Calgary police stated that Yu Chieh Liao, was arrested at approximately 7 p.m. in Toronto on July 27th.
Update October 11th Yu Chieh Liao, 24, also known as Diana Liao, and Tewodros Mutugeta Kebede, 25, have both been charged with first-degree murder in relation to Hanock Afowerk’s death and three counts each of accessory after the fact in the deaths of Fox, Pfeiffer and Ear. Police said the pair could have further charges against them.
The victims have been identified as Chandrababu Thambu, 56, and his son Preijanthan Chandrababu, 25. The suspect in the case is one of the other injured men. the 27 year old suspect was taken to hospital where he remains.
Update July 9th
Anandaloj Srianandan, 27, of Calgary has been released from hospital and has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder. Srianandan is due to appear in court on July 10th.
Calgary police were called to the platform of the CTrain station at approximately 6:45pm June 2, 2017, on reports of a stabbing.
Police found the victim, Nicholas Nwonye 46, suffering from life threatening injuries. Nwonye was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Keeton Michel Gagnon, 39, of Calgary, has been charged with one count of second degree murder. Police said Gagnon was arrested immediately after the incident.
Nicholas Nwonye was a Nigerian engineer, and a married father of three who came to Canada from Nigeria just 18 months ago in search of a better life. Nwonye was working three jobs and attending Nursing classes at Bow Valley College.
Calgary police were called to a basketball court in the area of 4800 block of 14 Avenue S.E on June 3rd at around 9pm on report of a shooting.
Investigators said 2 masked men opened fire at the basketball court, injuring 3 men. Two of the men were taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries. The third man Rinato Toy 22, died of his injuries.
Police believe the shooting was target. Toy was known to police, in 2016 Toy was charged with manslaughter in the 2015 death of Zakariah Abdow.
Trisheena Simon, 28, died on February 24th in hospital in Calgary. Simon was found early on February 22 in distress outside a bank at 4820 Northland Drive NW. As of yet no arrests have been named, nor has a cause of death been announced by Calgary police.