Tag Archives: Manitoba

Winnipeg’s latest homicide victims: Donald Collins, Stony Stanley Bushie

The bodies of Donald Collins, 65, and Stony Stanley Bushie, 48,  both homeless, were found dead in the alley behind 329 Hargrave St. on April 26th.

John Paul Ostamas has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Stony Stanley Bushie, 48, and Donald Collins, 65, whose bodies were found in back alleys near Portage Avenue and Hargrave Street on April 26th.

 

 

Garry Godson shot to death in Winnipeg

Garry Godson 32, was shot to death in the area of Norwood Flats on April 20st. He was found just after midnight around the 100-block of Highfield Street near Chandos Avenue.

Godson was rushed to hospital where he later died.

The Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit is continuing the investigation.

Police are requesting anyone with information regarding the matter contact investigators at 986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 786-TIPS (8477).

Ralph Boehnlein shot to death in his home

Police were called to a home February 15th on Inkster Boulevard on a call of gunshots. On arrival, police found Ralph Edward Boehnlein 54,  suffering from a gunshot wound in the upper body. He was rushed to hospital in critical condition where he later died.

Matthew Wayne Lee Valentine, 24, is facing charges of second-degree murder, identity fraud and failure to comply with a recognizance.

The dead body of Christophur Baur found in a Winnipeg home

The dead body of Christophur Baur 36, who was missing since Jan. 3, was found inside a Winnipeg home on February 16th.

38 year old, James John Morris, has been charged with second-degree murder.

Police said Baur and Morris knew each other and that Baur went to visit Morris at his Magnus Avenue home on Jan. 3. Police said the suspect hit Baur with a weapon and hid his body in the home.

Winnipeg family looking for answers after death of Dustin McKay.

Two men are in custody following the Jan. 23 death of 22-year-old Dustin McKay, Winnipeg’s first homicide of the year.

According to Winnipeg police, McKay and a 28-year-old man got into a fight on the roadway around Isabel Street and Pacific Avenue about 11:20 p.m. and McKay was knocked unconscious.

He was left lying in the southbound lanes of Isabel street when the 28-year-old took off with a woman in a vehicle.

Police say a short time later a separate vehicle hit McKay. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition, where he died of his injuries.

A 50-year-old man has been charged with impaired driving causing death. and drive with more than 80 mg of alcohol in blood causing death.

The 28-year-old has been charged with manslaughter.