Winnipeg Police said they conducted traffic stop in the area of St. Anne’s Road and Fermor Avenue, on January 9th at 8pm.
In a press release Police said “Circumstances surrounding the traffic stop led officers to attend to a residence in the first 100 block of Manila Road.” Police found Hossein Lotfi 77, dead at the scene.
The homicide unit has taken over the investigation,
Investigators ask anyone who had contact with Lotfi in the days preceding his death, or anyone who might have information to contact police at 204-986-6508
RCMP are investigating a homicide at Stony Mountain federal prison after 42 year old Max Maurice Richard died in a multi-inmate altercation on January 7th.
Richard was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead at approximately 11:48 pm. Richard was serving an indeterminate sentence for Second Degree Murder in connection to the August 2011 death of 24 year old April Hornbrook, since January 27, 2017.
Update January 15th
Three inmates have been charged with the death of Max Maurice Richard. Victor Travis Ross, 29, Michael Frank Okemow, 29, and Wilfred George Cook, 27, have been charged with second-degree murder.