Tag Archives: Manitoba

Kenneth Wood dies of a gunshot wound in Winnipeg’s 10th homicide of 2018

Winnipeg police and paramedics responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Flora Avenue and McKenzie Street at approximately 1:40am.

Kenneth Wood, 35, was found with life threatening injuries. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

The Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit is seeking assistance from anyone who had contact with the victim. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 204-986-6508.

Ryan Dunsford beaten to death by his brother

Winnipeg police were called to a hotel in the 300 block of Smith Street on June 23rd on report of an unresponsive man.

Police arrived to find Ryan Dunsford, 26,  from Little Grand Rapids deceased. Reports stated that Ryan Dunsford had been beaten to death, however no weapon was used.

The victim’s brother Roy Dunsford, 20, has been charged with Manslaughter and Fail to Comply with an Undertaking X2.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Gloria Gladue’s remains found in Manitoba after she was reported missing in November 2015

Gloria Gladue, 44, was reported missing from the Desmarais, Alberta area on November 17th, 2015. Gladue was last seen entering a residence in the Wabasca area on October 10, 2015.

Police said her remains were found in Rural Manitoba by RCMP on June 17, 2018 and positively identified on June 26, 2018.

Grant Sneesby has been charged with second degree murder and offering an indignity to her remains.

No other information will be released as this homicide is before the courts.

Christine Barker stabbed to death by her 18 year old daughter in Winnipeg

Winnipeg police and paramedics responded to the report of an injured female at a residence in the first 100 block of Beaumont Bay on May 28th at approximately 12:10pm.

Police located Christine Lynnette Barker, 26, suffering from  stab wounds. Barker was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries.

The victim’s daughter Hailey Summer Barker, 18, was arrested on June 4th and charged with second degree murder.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Noel Talingdan shot to death outside of Bar Italia in Winnipeg

Winnipeg police were called to the 700 block of Corydon Avenue on May 29th at approximately 12:40pm on report of a shooting.

On arrival police located Noel Talingdan, 37, and a 28 year old female suffering from gunshot wounds outside of Bar Italia. Both victims were rused to hospital where Talingdan dies of his injuries. The female victim is expected to survive.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update July 2nd
Eric John Boyle, 30, was arrested on June 29th, and charged with first-degree murder.  Police have also issued an arrest warrant for Joshua Lucien Peter Turner, 24. Turner is wanted for first degree murder and attempted murder.

Death of Angela Turner and Lorne Turner a murder suicide

Winnipeg Police Service received a request to check the well-being of a resident in the 600 block of Buckingham Road on May 21st at approximately 9:00pm.

Police arrived at the scene to find Angela Turner, 50, and Lorne Turner, 58, deceased in the home. Angela Turner died of upper-body injuries, and Lorne Turner’s injuries were seld inflicted.

No other information will be released at this time.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Faith Margaret Rose Linklater charged in Flin Flon homicide

Flin Flon police  responded to a call of a disturbance on Bellevue Avenue around 6:00 am on May 19th.

Police arrived to find two women, ages 22 and 23, suffering from stab wounds. Both victims were rushed to hospital, where the 23-year-old woman dies of her injuries.

Faith Margaret Rose Linklater has been charged with one count of second degree murder and one count of attempted murder.

80 year old man murdered in Belair Manitoba

Powerview RCMP were dispatched to check on the owner of a residence in Belair, on May 6th at approximately 10:00am.

Police said an 80 year old homeowner was found deceased. The vcause of death has not been revealed, however police are calling the death a homicide.

RCMP Major Crime Services and RCMP Forensic Identification Section are assisting with the. ongoing investigation

Woman charged in the death of an Oxford House man

Oxford House RCMP received a report of a male who was transported to the nursing station on May 8th at approximately 7:20 am.

RCMP said the 30-year-old male victim succumbed to his injuries that were sustained from an assault with a weapon.

Margaret Chubb, 30, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder. Police said the victim and the accused were known to each-other.


Raymond Gerald Harper, charged with Manslaughter in the death of a Red Sucker Lake man

Island Lake RCMP received a report of a deceased male on the side of the road in Red Sucker Lake, on April 23rd at approximately 10:00am.

Police said the deceased was a 37 year old male, who had obvious signs of trauma. The cause of death has not been released by RCMP.

Raymond Gerald Harper, 34, was arrested on April 24th, and charged with Manslaughter in regards to the homicide.