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Ronald Chandler, stabbed to death in Kitchener

Waterloo Regional Police responded to a report of an injured male at 926 Courtland Avenue East, at approximately 8:45pm on June 18th.

Police arrived to find Ronald Chandler, 66, suffering from obvious injuries. Chandler was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police are looking to speak to a man who was seen in the area at the time of the stabbing. He is described as white, late 20s to early 30s with a thin build and short, light-coloured hair. He was wearing a black backpack and carrying a guitar.

Anyone with information is asked to call 519-570-9777 ext. 8424

Update – Lam Diing, 23, a wide receiver for the University of Waterloo football team dies of a stab wound

Kitchener Police responded to an altercation outside a residence on Kenora Avenue, April 15th at 12:05am.

Police discovered a 23 year old male suffering from an alleged stab wound. The victim was rushed to hospital where he dies of his injury. The victim’s name will not be released until his next of kin is notified.

A 22 year old man has been arrested, Police cannot release his identity until he appears before a Justice.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-570-9777

Update April 17th

Police have identified the deceased as Lam Diing. A post-mortem determined the cause of death to be stabbing.

Nicholas Salim Ndayisenga, 22, from Kitchener, has been charged with one count of Second Degree Murder.

Altercation turns deadly in Kitchener

Waterloo Regional Police are investigating the death of a man that happened as a result of an altercation on August 27th at approximately 4:45 p.m.

The victim was rushed to hospital after being located with serious injuries on Mooregate crescent. The victim died in hospital of his injuries. Police have not released the cause of death.

The name of the victim will not be released until his next of kin has been notified.

One man has been arrested however no charges have been made public at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crime at 519-653-7700 ext. 8666


Update: Ager Hasan arrested in texas for the death of Melinda Vasilije

Police are looking for Ager Mohsin Hasan, 24, from Hamilton, after the body of Melinda Vasilije 22,  was found dead in an apartment on Country Hill Drive in Kitchener around 3am on April 28th.

Police have not released the cause of Vasilije’s death at this time, only saying that they believe Hasan is responsible.

Hasan was last seen in Canada in a 2016 black Honda HR-V with the license plate BPKT509, crossing into the U.S.A. via the Peace Bridge.

Pennsylvania State Police said a person matching the description of Hasan was seen removing a license plate from a vehicle in the parking lot of a Walmart in Harborcreek, Pennsylvania on April 28th at around 10am.

Ager Mohsin Hasan should be considered dangerous, anyone with information is asked to call 911.

Photo made available by Waterloo Police

Update July 12th

Ager Mohsin Hasan, 24, was arrested in Texas in connection to the death of 22-year-old Melinda Vasilije. Waterloo police are working with American officials on transporting Hasan back to Canada. Hasan is facing a second degree murder charge in the death of Melinda Vasilije.

Brandon Makins Shot to death

Kitchener Police were called to reports of gunshots Greendale Crescent, At around 930 pm on May 28th.

Police found Brandon Makins 33 shot to death outside the home. It has been said that a red Dodge Charger sped down the street, stopped and shot three times. One of the three shots hit Makins in the chest.

A 29 Kitchener man, was arrested on May 29th and is facing a first degree murder charge. His name has not been released.

Ronald McCabe found dead in a long term care facility

Ronald McCabe 56,  was found dead at the long term care facility People Care AR Goudie, on Monday, March 7th in Kitchener. Police were called to the facility around 9:30 pm after staff called about a disturbance.

Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Adam McCabe 32 is facing a second degree murder charge. Police said the victim and the suspect were known to each other but would not disclose the relationship between the two.

OPP have taken over the homicide investigation.


Dylan Darren DeBreau, fatally beaten in a Kitchener parking lot

On June 26 Dylan Darren DeBreau, 23, was fatally beaten in a Kitchener parking lot.  DeBreau was air lifted to Hamilton General for treatment.

The day after the incident, DeBreau was pronounced brain dead with no hope of recovery and on July 2nd, he was removed from life support.

Edward Joseph Bush, 41, was charged on July 3rd by Waterloo Regional Police for manslaughter.