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Corby Stott dies after being stuck by a vehicle in Midland

Emergency crews were called to the Walmart plaza parking lot on July 2nd at around 1:50 pm on reports of someone being stuck by a vehicle.

Corby Stott 29 was found injured and was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police said that there was an altercation between Stott and Jason Heffernan 25, and Stott ended up on the hood of Heffernan’s vehicle.

Heffernan stayed at the scene, and was arrested by Midland police. He has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Corby Stott.

Justin Bokma and Lafrance Matthews shot to death at after hours Toronto Club

Police responded to reports of a shooting in what police called an illegal after hours lounge above Thymeless bar at 355 College St, in Toronto in the early hours on July 1st.

Police arrived to find Justin Bokma, 42, a former pro Skateboarder and Doorman at the after-hours club dead at the scene. Lafrance Lloyd Matthews ,41, in serious condition. Matthews was a father of two and a popular bartender at Einstein Café and Pub died in hospital of his injuries. Police said there were two more victims, a 34 year old man and a 45 year old man,  with non life threatening injuries, who are expected to survive.

Police said there were around 30 people inside the club at the time of the shooting and ask anyone with any information to contact investigators at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477, or to leave a tip online at www.222tips.com

 

Kristina Bennett stabbed to death by her boyfriend and father of her infant

On June 25th at 10:00 am, Matthew Coussons 29, walked into the Oshawa police station and told Police that something happened to his girlfriend.

Police found Kristina Bennett 25, mother of a five month old, stabbed to death in his Eric Clarke Drive townhouse in Whitby.

Coussons was charged with second-degree murder and is scheduled to appear in court via video on July 20th.

 

Samantha Richards, 23 arrested after her baby was found dead in a dumpster

London Ontario police received a report of human remains in a dumpster on June 16th at around 11:30 am in the area of Mill street and Richmond street.

Investigators said on June 18th they had located the mother of the baby and said she may also responsible for placing the deceased in the dumpster. Samantha Richards, 23 was arrested and charged with neglect to obtain assistance in child birth and the disposing of the body of a child after delivery.

An autopsy will be performed this week to reveal if the infant was murdered.

More to come…

 

Sukhvir Deo shot to death in Toronto alley

Police were called to the  mid-town intersection of Yonge and Eglinton on June 7th on report of a shooting. Police found a Sukhvir Deo 34 dead in his vehicle in the back alley. Deo died soon after police arrival.

Toronto police are looking for two men who fled in a dark colour car. The suspects were both wearing construction vests.

The province’s anti-gang police agency has stated that Deo has ties to BC gang “Independent Soldiers gang”. Deo has also been charged with trafficking drugs in Halton region where he lives in a luxury home located in Oakville.

16 year old Ashton VanEvery shot to death on Six Nations Reserve

Six Nations police found a teenage boy and two men who had been wounded in the June 1st shooting at a residence on First Line Rd on Six Nations Reserve.

Two of the men were send to hospital where 16 year old Ashton VanEvery died from an alleged head wound. The third man refused to go to hospital and was treated on site.

Dwight Walton 19,  Walton’s father Irvin Maracle 56,  and  Kenneth Appletonall 24 Have been charged with first degree murder.

 

 

Man in his 20’s killed in Toronto shooting

Toronto Police were called to an apartment  building near  Weston Road and Imogene Avenue at around 6:30 pm on June 3rd on reports of gunshots.

Police sais the victim a man in his 20’s, was shot several times behind the building where he lived. Hw was rushed to hospital where he underwent surgery, however he died from his injuries.

His name has not been made public at this time.

Dakoda Marcus Martin, London On second homicide of 2016

London Police were called to the area of Clarence St. and Dufferin Ave. at around 3:00am on reports of a stabbing on May 28th. Police arrived to find 21 year old Dakoda Martin, suffering from a stab wound to the chest.

Martin was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead. A 32 year old un-named man was found suffering from a stab wound not far from the stabbing of Martin. The 32 year old man sustained a stab wound to the torso, he was treated at hospital and sent home.

Police Arrested Jeremy Reddick 32, and he is facing one count of second degree murder and one count of aggravated assault.

Brandon Makins Shot to death

Kitchener Police were called to reports of gunshots Greendale Crescent, At around 930 pm on May 28th.

Police found Brandon Makins 33 shot to death outside the home. It has been said that a red Dodge Charger sped down the street, stopped and shot three times. One of the three shots hit Makins in the chest.

A 29 Kitchener man, was arrested on May 29th and is facing a first degree murder charge. His name has not been released.