Tag Archives: Ontario

37 year old grandfather charged with manslaughter

A 37 year old man who was convicted of abusing his son when he was a child, has been charged with manslaughter On Nov 2nd, in the death of his 13-month-old grandson.

The baby was airlifted from Niagara to McMaster hospital with a fatal head injury on July 25 where he dies the next day.

Despite pleading from the baby’s young father and the grandfather’s criminal record, he and his wife were granted custody of the baby in May by the local children’s aid society.

Gail Fawcett stabbed to death by her partner of 10 years

Gino Langevin was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday July 22, the day after witnesses say Gail Fawcett was “stabbed by a naked man” in broad daylight in Ottawa Ontario.

Fawcett was rushed to hospital but later died from her injuries.

The attack started inside the home and ended on the street. The first-responding paramedic, witnessed the stabbing, kicked the knife away from the suspect and called for police.

 

Lecent Ross shot in the face while visiting a friend

Lecent Ross 14, was shot in the face with an illegal semi automatic handgun, while visiting a friend in Toronto on July 11th.  Police were initially told Lecent accidentally fired the gun herself.

A 13 year old boy has been charged with manslaughter, and an 18 year old boy has been charged with criminal negligence causing death.

The older boy can’t be named as the boys are brothers and the 13 year olds name cannot be disclosed under the criminal youth act.

An argument turned deadly between John McRae and his son Michael McRae

Police and paramedics were called to a home  in Orléans (an ottawa suburb) at July 7th for an emergency call. They found Michael McRae, 51 suffering from multiple stab wounds. McRae was taken to hospital,where he died from his injuries.

John Frank McRae, his 70 year old father, was arrested at the scene. John McRae charged with 2nd-degree murder of his son Michael McRae…..

 

50 year old man sets fire to his wheelchair bound mother

On July 5th Police responded to a call of a domestic dispute in Vineland.  On arrival they found a 50 year old man standing beside his 73 year old wheelchair bound mother in a pool of gasoline.  The man lit a match before officers could stop him.

One officer attempted to save the woman, but slipped in the gasoline, and caught fire himself.  The officers escaped the burning home and the fire was extinguished.

Both mother and son died of smoke inhalation and carbon monoxide poisoning.

 

Dylan Darren DeBreau, fatally beaten in a Kitchener parking lot

On June 26 Dylan Darren DeBreau, 23, was fatally beaten in a Kitchener parking lot.  DeBreau was air lifted to Hamilton General for treatment.

The day after the incident, DeBreau was pronounced brain dead with no hope of recovery and on July 2nd, he was removed from life support.

Edward Joseph Bush, 41, was charged on July 3rd by Waterloo Regional Police for manslaughter.

Dionecio Nelson identified as Pickering’s stabbing victim

Police have identified the man who was stabbed to death on July 2nd  as 25 yearold Dionecio Nelson of Brampton.

Police said Nelson was leaving a party in a home in the early morning when he was stabbed. Investigators think this may have been a random incident.

Police are looking for two suspects in relation to the incident.

Anyone with information regarding this murder call Durham Regional Police’s Major Crime Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520.

Suzan Aisha Jacob fatally stabbed on Canada day

When Police arrived to her east London Apartment they found Suzan Aisha Jacob, 50, with multiple stab wounds. Jacob was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries, said police.

Juma Kuol, 49, is charged with second-degree murder.

London Police have confirmed the victim and the accused of Wednesday’s fatal stabbing were not in a domestic relationship, however they were known to each other, and considered themselves friends.

 

 

Abdiweli Abdullahi and Mohamed Abdiwal Dirie, both shot dead

Toronto police are searching for four suspects.after Abdiweli Abdullahi and Mohamed Abdiwal Dirie were killed early morning June 28th following a shooting in the Queen West area. Police say the suspects are all described as dark-skinned men in their mid-twenties

“We have some information that there were several parties going on in the building last night, but we do not know what connection the shooting might have to those parties,” said Police Det. Tam Bui .

He added investigators have “identified a number of witnesses.”

 

**UPDATE**

Kamal Hassan, 23, of Toronto turned himself in to police on Friday July 3 around 8 p.m. He has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder.