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Arrest made in Apex homicide

Apex RCMP responded to report of an unresponsive man at a home on Friday May 19th.

Emergency crews located the 23 year old man and rushed him to a local hospital where he died of his injuries later that day.

Police have arrested a 37 year old man in connection to the homicide, however no formal charges have been laid.

The RCMP have placed a publication ban on the names of both the victim and the suspect.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

 

Shepa Jar stabs one child to death and injures two more in Nunavut

Nunavut RCMP responded to report of a stabbing on May 12th at around noon in Coral Harbour.

police  arrived to find Shepa Jar 28, and her three children ages 6 years, 4 years, and 5 months suffering from stab wounds.

The mother and three children were rushed to hospital where Shepa Jar’s 6 year old daughter was pronounced dead. The 4 year old boy and 5 month old boy were released from hospital into the care of family members, while Jar was arrested once released from the hospital.

Shepa jar is facing one count of second degree murder and 2 counts of attempted murder.