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Wladyslaw Habas charged with second degree murder in Mississauga’s latest homicide

Peel police responded to an altercation in the area of Hillcrest Avenue and Hurontario Street in Mississauga on August 9th at approximatley 8:00pm.

Police arrived to find a 24 year old male from Mississauga, suffering from serious injuries. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. The victim’s identity will not be released at request of his family.

Police arrested Wladyslaw Habas, 66, of no fixed address on August 11th. Habas has been charged with second degree murder.

Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to contact the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205.

The 2018 Mississauga Homicide Victim List is available here. 

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated July 24

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 58 103.3 3.8 63
Montreal 1704694 16 28.5 1.7 24
Calgary 1239220 6 10.7 0.9 28
Ottawa 934243 13 23.1 2.5 14
Edmonton 932546 18 32.0 3.4 42
Mississauga 721599 4 7.1 1.0 9
Winnipeg 705224 10 17.8 2.5 21
Vancouver 631486 11 19.6 3.1 17
Brampton 593638 11 19.6 3.3 6
Hamilton 536917 3 5.3 1.0 10

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 and Full Year 2018 Projections

Homicides and projections as of July 9th, 2018 for the ten biggest Canadian municipalities. Currently uses 2016 census populations for murders per 100,000. Note individual cities, not metro regions.

Municipality Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 54 103.7 3.8 63
Montreal 1704694 14 26.9 1.6 24
Calgary 1239220 6 11.5 0.9 28
Ottawa 934243 13 25.0 2.7 14
Edmonton 932546 16 30.7 3.3 42
Mississauga 721599 4 7.7 1.1 8
Winnipeg 705224 9 17.3 2.5 21
Vancouver 631486 11 21.1 3.3 17
Brampton 593638 9 17.3 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 1 1.9 0.4 10

Ainar Gancthev, charged with 2nd degree murder and arson in the death of his father

Peel Regional Police and Mississauga Fire responded to a vehicle fire in a green space in the area of Lakeshore Road and Dixie Road on June 24th at approximately 7:00pm.

The fire was extinguished and revealed a deceased male victim. Ainar Gancthev, 27,  was arrested on June 24th and charged with second degree murder and manslaughter.

According to new outlets the victim has been identified in court documents as  71-year-old Yura Ganchtev, the father of the accused.

Daniel Smith stabbed to death in Mississauga

Peel police officers responded to reports of a stabbing at a residence in the area of Tradewind Drive and Winston Churchill Boulevard on May 26th at approximately 1:15am in Mississauga.

On arrival police located 19-year-old Daniel Smith suffering from serious injuries. Smith was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Police are asking for anyone who attended the party, with any information to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205

Alicia Lewandowski shot to death by her boyfriend in Mississauga

Peel police responded to report of a shooting at 1343 Rathburn Road East, on March 5th at approximately 5:00am.

Police arrived to find 25 year old Alicia Lewandowski dead at the scene.

Peel Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau  investigators with assistance from the Toronto Police Service arrested Joseph Chang 39,  in Toronto on March 5th at 7:44pm. Chang has been charged with second degree murder of Alicia Lewandowski.

Update 8 charged in the 2017 death of Shane Thomas

Mississauga police were called to the area of Hurontario Street and Central Parkway East on March 1st on report of a shooting just before 10pm.

Police found said Shane Thomas, 28,  on the sidewalk next to a bus stop. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205

Update February 5th 2018

After a lengthy investigation, police have made several arrests.

  1. Victor BROOKS, 23, charged with 1st Degree Murder.
  1. Shantel MANBAUMAN, 24, charged with, 1st Degree Murder. 
  1. Sarah JIMENEZ, 48, charged as an Accessory After the Fact.
  1. Kyesha BROOKS, 26, charged as an Accessory After the Fact.
  1. Roger BROOKS Sr., 49, charges as an Accessory After the Fact.
  1. Roger BROOKS Jr., 24, charged as an Accessory After the Fact, Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, Domestic Assault and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (2 counts).
  1. Sarah PARSONS, 25, charged as an Accessory After the Fact, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (2 counts).
  1. Jermoll BAIN, 25, charged as an Accessory After the Fact, Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, Domestic Assault and Breach of Recognizance.

Second degree murder charged laid in the case of missing woman, Yunying Pan, in Mississauga

Yunying Pan, 40,  of Mississauga, was reported missing after not being seen or heard from since Tuesday December 5, 2017.

The investigation of Pan’s disappearance has lead police to  the arrest of Shaofeng Han, 50, of Mississauga on January 26th.

Han has been charged with second degree murder in relation to the death of Pan.

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205.

Update: Husband charged – 61 year old Mississauga woman stabbed to death by her husband

Mississauga police were called to a home on Marmac Crescent near Winston Churchill Boulevard and The Collegeway on report of a domestic disturbance on January 13th at approximately 1am.

Police arrived at the home to find a 61 year old woman dead. Police arrested the woman’s husband and transported him to hospital with a serious injury. One daughter of the accused was also transported to hospital for injuries, her sister was left unharmed.

Police have not released the name of the victim or the accused at this time.

Update January 20th
Robert (Bob) Bellevue, 61, has been charged with the first degree murder of his wife Elaine Bellevue, 61,. Bellevue has also been charged with attempted murder after police allege he tried to kill his daughter.

Update – Heidrah Shraim Dies of a stab wound in Mississauga

Mississauga police responded to a report of a fight at the Meadowvale Town Centre on November 22 at approximately 7:30pm.

Police arrived to find three men suffering from stab wounds. Two of the victims suffered non life threatening injuries. The third victim, 22 year old Heidrah Shraim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205.

Peel police arrested 48 year old Devin Beals on November 28th. Beals has been charged with first degree murder and aggravated assault and was held pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on November 29th.

The 2017 Mississauga Homicide Victim List is available here