Kelowna RCMP responded to a house on Hein Road on reports of gunshots at around 6am on August 5th. Emergency crews arrived to find 35 year old Benjamin Virgint dead in his home.
An autopsy is still pending to determine the cause of death, and Police believe the attack was targeted.
More to come…
Kimberly Ansell, 31, and Marcello Verna, 20,were found dead on Shannon Way in Kelowna on March 2nd. The bodies were found off the road in a wooded area.
The couple was found close to each other and there was no sign of a third person involved.
Police believe the death of Ansell and Verna is an isolated incident and are calling it a murder suicide.
Tura Stephen McCarty, 22 was discovered dead in his vehicle on Bear Creek road January 6th. Police were calling the death suspicious, however the death of McCarty is now being classified s a homicide.
Police are not releasing the cause of death.
Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477
Police discovered Amardeep Singh Ahluwalia 47 yr-old, body his Feedham Ave home in Kelowna, July 7th. Police are saying little about the man’s death, but do describe his killing as “targeted” and say there is no danger to the public.
Police are not releasing the nature of the death.
51-year-old Warren Welters was found dead inside his residence on June 14th. Police have not revealed the cause of his death.
RCMP arrested Daniel Garth Ruff, 62 and charged him with second-degree murder.
On April 29th Kevin McNally and Jose Amestica got into a fight turned stabbing.
Kevin McNally was transported to hosiptal to be treated for stab woulnds and Amestica was carged with aggravated assault, Thwe carge has since been elevated to second degree murder as McNally passed away on May 2nd in hospital.
Police are urging anyone who witnessed the altercation between the two men to contact the West Kelowna RCMP at 250-768-2880 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477