Tag Archives: Manitoba

Cynthia Marie French stabbed to death in rooming house

Cynthia Marie French 35, was one of two women that were stabbed in the rooming house on William Avenue in Winnipeg on January 12. The second victim has since been upgraded to stable condition. French died shortly after arrival.

Police said the victims returned home to their residence  earlier in the afternoon and found Vanessa Nepinak in Cynthia French’s room.  Nepinak was kicked out, but returned an hour later with her sister when the stabbing took place.

Candice Nora Nepinak, 31, and Vanessa Louise Nepinak, 35, have been charged with second degree murder and attempted murder.

Paul Joseph Thorne shot to death in Winnipeg

Paul Joseph Thorne 36, was shot to death behind a business in Osbourne Village on November 14th at 12:30am. Thorne was rushed to hospital in critical condition, he died his injuries shortly after arrival.

Police say the death of Thorne wasn’t random, and that it was gang releated.

Devvin James Worthington, 23, and Christian Abraham Boyd, 24, have been arrested and charged with second-degree murder


Selena Rose Keeper feared her killer

Selena Rose Keeper was found seriously injured in the front yard of a Winnipeg home October 8th. Keeper was rushed to hospital, but later died of her injuries.

Keeper was beaten inside the home and was left outside for dead. Witnesses tried to help Keeper, but were unable to stop the beating.

Police have charged Ray William Everett 20, with second degree murder.

Keeper filed a restraining order application against Everett that was denied in May.


Darryl Arthur Abraham stabbed to death

Darryl Arthur Abraham 36, was stabbed to death on August 22 at a North Kildonan area housing complex in Winnipeg.

Darryl Arthur Abraham was taken to hospital in critical condition, but he later succumbed to his injuries.


George Guimond, 35 was arrested Tuesday September 8th in Downton Winnipeg, after police issued a Canada-wide warrant for his arrest in connection to the death of Darryl Abraham.