Tag Archives: Calgary

Three people charged with murder of Brando Walker.

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.

Alan Devon Bird charged in the death of Jaimend Roberto Orellana-Sincuir.

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.

Dawns Echoes Baptiste found dead behind Calgary home

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.

23-year-old Murat Osman Omar found dead in alley.

23 year old Murat Osman Omar a man of Somali descent who had been living in Calgary was murdered in an alley in the city’s northwest on January 2nd 2015.

Police were called to a report on gunshots. Upon arrival Omar’s body was found, however his cause of death has not been determined.

There have been no suspects as of yet. Detectives have identified a vehicle of interest and are seeking public assistance to locate and identify it. The vehicle is believed to be a 2000 to 2003, silver, Acura MDX.

If you have information please contact Crime Stoppers anonymously:
TALK: 1-800-222-8477
TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org
TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

Abdullahi Ahmed New Year’s Day Death.

Abdullahi Ahmed 27, who was of Somalian heritage, moved to Calgary from Toronto a little more than five years ago. He has become the city’s first homicide victim of 2015.  The shooting attack took place at 5am January 1st, 2015 on a quiet residential street in Calgary. Seven people sustained gunshot wounds, however only Mr. Ahmed was fatal.

There have been no suspects named at this time.