Tag Archives: Edmonton

Edmonton Police solve the murder of Patricia Roach

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.

**UPDATE**

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.

17 year old facing second degree murder charges

17-year old male is facing charges in connection with the stabbing death of an 18-year old man in northeast Edmonton September 12.

The two males involved are related to each other.  The 18 year old was treated and transported to hospital, where he died of his injuries.

The 17-year-old male suspect has since been charged with second degree murder. The youth cannot be named and the name of the victim has not been released.

Dallas Edlund, facing chages in accidental homicide of Brandon Campbell

Brandon Campbell, 21, was murdered September 3rd in an accident police described as gun “play.”

Police were called to an Edmonton Apartment building by the unit’s two surviving occupants, who initially said three black men broke into their home and shot their friend.

Police prvoed the story wrong and chargeCampbell’s room-mate Dallas Edlund, 19, with manslaughter.

Shawn Richard died from a stab wound

Shawn Richard 32 died of a stab wound to the chest on August 31 in Edmonton.

Police believe that the altercation occurred somewhere around 117 Avenue, when Richard suffered a stab wound, and then was able walk on to where he finally collapsed at 95 Street at 118 Avenue.

**UPDATE**

Police have charged a 17-year-old girl, who cannot be identified, with second-degree murder of Shawn Richard.

Nadine Skow murdered by ex boyfriend Silva Koshwal

Nadine Skow 38,  was found stabbed to death in her Edmonton apartment on August 25th by coworkers after she failed to show up for work for several days.

Staff Sergeant Bill Clark says the scene was the most horrific he’s seen in his career as a police officer.

Police have charged Skow’s ex-boyfriend, Silva Koshwal with second degree murder and indignity to a human body.

Mackenzie Leah Harris, murdered. Police need your help.

Mackenzie Leah Harris’s body was found August 3rd after reports of her missing August 1st. Her body in the nearby town of Calmar.

Investigators want to talk to anyone who may have seen or heard anything unusual at the park late Friday or early Saturday.

Police have not revealed any more details about the death.

Anyone with any information should call Crime Stoppers: 1-800-222-8477

**UPDATE**

After a 7 month investigation four people have been charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of Mackenzie Leah Harris.