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2 Men found dead in Winnipeg in a domestic related homicide

Winnipeg police responded to a check on welfare at a home located at 100 block of Wordsworth Way on August 7th.

On arrival police located two deceased adult males. Police said the homicide appears to be domestic in nature. The investigation is still in its early stages, and police ask that anyone with information contact investigators at 204-986-6508.

Update August 16th
Winnipeg police have identified the victim as as Kok Aun Tee, a 37-year-old male, and Luis Miguel Almeida, a 33-year-old male. Police said Tee had been assaulted and sustained fatal injuries. Almeida’s injuries were found to be self-inflicted.

Clarence Eastman Jr,  identified as Virden Homicide Victim

Virden RCMP received a report of a male in medical distress at a residence on July 21st at approximately 1:15pm.

Police arrived to the scene where several people were to find Clarence Eastman Jr,  31, who had injuries consistent with being in an altercation. Eastman who is from the  Canupawakpa Dakota Nation  was transported to hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

RCMP arrested Cassidy Eagle, 31, of Canupawakpa Dakota First Nation, and charged him with Second Degree Murder.

Hans George Scheppner, 85, stabbed to death by his wife in Winnipeg

Winnipeg police responded to a check on welfare at  a suite in a residential complex in the 1700 block of Henderson Highway on July 21st.

Police arrived to find Hans George Scheppner, 85, deceased. The victim’s wife Anne-Dore Maria Scheppner, 73, was arrested at the scene and charged with second degree murder.

Police believe the death was the result of an argument that escalated and lead to the stabbing on the evening of July 15.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

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,36, 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.

Update August 16th
August 13, 2018, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Joshua Turner was taken into custody in the 400 block of Balmoral Street by members of the Tactical Support Team. He has been charged with First-degree murder.