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Edmonton’s 14th homicide: Toddler Anthony Joseph Raine found dead near an Edmonton Church

Edmonton police were called to the area of 55 Avenue and Castledowns Road on April 21 at around 2:30 pm after a passerby reported a deceased child near The Good Shepard Church.

Police said the 17 month old  boy, Anthony Joseph Raine’s body was there three days before being located. An autopsy is scheduled for April 24th.

Joey Crier, 26, the father of the boy, and Tasha Mack, who is 25, have been charged with second degree murder, criminal negligence causing death, failing to provide necessities of life, and assault. Crier is also charged with assault causing bodily harm in the death of Anthony Raine.

The 2017 Edmonton Homicide victim list is available here.

Update: Edmonton Homicide Detectives take over in the suspicious death of Kathy Dickout

Edmonton police responded to a call for assistance in the area of 130 Avenue and 32 Street, at approximately 12:30am, April 17th.

On arrival police found a 53 year old woman dead in the home. Homicide detectives have since taken over.

Police have not released the name of the victim or names of any suspects at this time.

The death of the woman will be the 13th Edmonton homicide of 2017.

More to come…

Update April 19th

Jason Dickout 30, has been charged with second degree murder and possession of a dangerous weapon in the death of his mother Kathy Dickout 53. Cause of death has not been released at this time.

The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update: Edmonton Homicide #12 – 19 year old man dies in hospital after stabbing near LRT station

Edmonton Police were called to a transit stop at 118th Ave, near the Coliseum LRT Station in northwest Edmonton on April 11th in the afternoon on report of a stabbing.

Police arrived to find a 19 year old man with life-threatening injuries allegedly sustained during an altercation with a man.

The Victim was rushed to hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.  The victim died of his injuries on April 14th, and the Homicide team has taken over the case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567

Update: Police have identified the victim as Brandon Provencher 19.

The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim’s List is available here.

Sara Crane died of a stab wound in Edmonton’s 11th homicide of 2017

Edmonton police were called to 128 Avenue and 124 Street on March 31st for a call of assistance.

Upon arrival police found 21 year old Sara Crane suffering from a serious stab wound. Crane was transported to hospital where she died of her injuries.

Megan Loos, 25, has been charged with with second-degree murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim’s List is available here.

Benedicto George, Edmonton’s 10th homicide

Edmonton police responded to a report of a man’s body being found at a green space in the area of 162 Avenue and 103 Street on March 26th.

Police said the autopsy conducted on March 27th revealed that Benedicto George 25, had died of a gunshot wound.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

The death of George is the 10th Edmonton homicide this year. The 2017 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Terrance Logan Farnham charged with manslaughter in the death of a 50 year old man

Edmonton police were called to an address near 85 Street and Jasper Avenue on February 16th after a 911 call was placed about a man in medical distress.

Police located a 50 year old man, who had extensive injuries, the result of an alleged physical altercation. The victim was sent to hospital where he died on February 18th.

Terrance Logan Farnham, 38, has been charged with manslaughter in Edmonton’s 7th homicide of 2017.

The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update: Woman found dead in a vehicle in Northeast Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to a 911 call on February 20th at 4:30 pm after  a body was found in a vehicle.

Police arrived at the rural property near 258 Avenue and Meridian to find a woman in her 30’s dead in a vehicle.

Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation. An autopsy was scheduled for February 23.

Anyone with information about this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update February 26th
Police have identified the victim as Cynthia Deborah Kennedy, 39, of Edmonton. The autopsy revealed the Kennedy died of a gunshot wound.

The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.

Second degree murder charge laid in the death of Donald Alfred Carruthers

Edmonton police were called to an apartment building near 101 Avenue and 151 Street, at 4:50am February 5th, for what police called a violent altercation.

Police found Donald Alfred Carruthers, 66, dead in the suite. An autopsy conducted revealed Carruthers died of multiple blunt force trauma.

Carl Perteet, 59, was arrested and charged with second degree murder.

The Death of Carruthers was the 6th Murder of 2017. The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update: Police investigate Edmonton’s 5th homicide of 2017

Edmonton police responded to reports of gunshots at around 6:45am on January 21 at an apartment building on 84 Street and 110 Avenue.

Police found a trail of blood leading from an empty parking spot in the rear of the building, up to the front. Police found the victim, a 28 year old man suffering from serious injuries. EMS treated the man at the scene and rushed him to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Update: January 24th

The victim has been identified as Ian Janvier, 28. Police said the autopsy was performed on January 23rd and determined that Janvier died as a result of gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at Tip Submit

The 2017 Edmonton Homicide victim list can be found here.

Edmonton 2017 Homicide victims list

Murders in 2017 So Far:  14 (41 in 2016)

Click here for the 2016 Edmonton Homicide Victim List

January
1 – Darrian Trevino-Sabourin
2 – Navdeep Sidhu
3 – Harman Mangat
4 – Jane Doe
5 – Ian Janvier

February
6 – Donald Alfred Carruthers
7- Doe John
8 Cynthia Deborah Kennedy

March
9 –    Kristi Schienmann
10 – Benedicto George
11 – Sara Crane

April
12 – Brandon Provencher
13 – Kathy Dickout
14 – Anthony Raine