Tag Archives: Kamloops

Co-founder of Red Scorpions shot to death in Kamloops

Kamloops RCMP received multiple calls reporting a shooting in the area of Hudson’s Bay Trail in the Guerin Creek subdivision off the Summit Drive connector on September 21st at 7:20pm.

Police arrived at the scene to find a 28 year old man with non life- threatening injuries, and Konaam Shirzad, 34 dead at the scene.

Konaam Shirzad was the co-founder of the Red Scorpions gang and  owned a gym in North Kamloops..

Anybody witnessing the shooting or having information about the suspects is asked to contact Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000.

Stephen George Fraser charged with the death of a man in Kamloops

Kamloops police responded to a call of a disturbance at the 9000 block of Dallas Drive on February 11th at around 9:30pm. Police arrived at the RV park to find Stephen George Fraser, 56, being held down by several witnesses.

Police arrested Fraser before finding the 26 year old unresponsive. The victim’s whose  name is being withheld at this time, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Stephen Fraser has been charged with second degree murder in the death of the 26 year old.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to contact the Kamloops RCMP Detachment at (250)-828-3000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

 

Man found dead after street fight in Kamloops

Police were called to the 400 block of Tranquille Road on December 30 at around 3am, on report of an altercation. Police arrived at the scene to find a 42 year old man unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Kamloops police said the event stemmed from an argument between two people, and that no weapon was used.

No arrests have been made at this time.

This is the 4th homicide in Kamloops in 2016, links to the other victims can be found below.

January 2016 – John Doe
January 2016 – Denis Adolph
August 2016 – Debra Novacluse

Dennis Adolph found dead at 4-Seasons Motel

On January 26th Police and EMS received a 911 call of a person in cardiac arrest. On arrival they found a 49 year old Dennis Adolph dead at the 4 Seasons Motel on the East Trans-Canada Highway.

Police have not released the mans name, cause of death or any suspects.

Update: Police said that Gordon Paul Camille, 65, of Kamloops was arrested on February 5th, and has been charged with murder.

Emily Houston’s attacker will not be charged in her death

84 year old Emily Houston died July 25 as result of being pushed by another resident at a Kamloops Seniors home. The assault happened on July 15th, Houston died in hospital from her injuries 10 days later.

Though Houston’s death was ruled a homicide by the BC Coroners office. The accused is resident suffering from dementia, meaning the assaliant will not be charged.