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Two charged in the death of Blaine Thomas Katz

Regina police were called to the 2100 block of Cornwall Street on August 12th at around 11:30 pm, on report of a seriously injured male.

Police and paramedics arrived to find 39 year old Blaine Thomas Katz suffering from severe injuries. Despite life saving efforts Katz was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of death has not been released.

Gerald Earl McDormand 44, and Steven Paul Saint Pierre 39, have both been arrested and charged with second degree murder.

The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

Manslaughter charge laid in the death of Jessie Moneybird

Regina police were dispatched to 12th Avenue and Rose Street on June 9th at around 11:54 pm on report of an injured man. Police arrived at the scene to find the victim, Jessie Moneybird 22, in serious condition.

Jessie Moneybird was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Police said that Jessie Moneybird death was a result of a fight that had broken out between two groups of individuals.

Sylas Moneybird 22 has been charged with manslaughter in relation to the death. Police have not revealed the relationship between the victim and the accused.

The death of Jessie Moneybird is the 3rd Regina homicide this year. The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update: Police investigating suspicious death of a 19 year old man in Regina

Regina police are investigating the death of a 19 year old male who died in hospital after being found at the 900 block of Albert Street on May 20th at approximately 2:25 am.

EMS rushed the man to hospital where he died later that day. The victim’s next of kin has been notified, however Regina police have not released the man’s name.

Anyone who has information to assist in this investigation is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500

Update May 25.

The victim has been identified as 19 year old Andrew Pasap. Cheyna Peigan 23 has been charged with manslaughter in the death of Pasap.

 

Christopher Sean Pascal charged with the death Rodney James Nippi

Regina police were called to a home in a  duplex at 1474 12th Ave on  report of an assault. Police believe someone entered Rodney Nippi’s home assaulted him with a weapon and left.

Nippi was found with life threatening injuries. Paramedics said he died at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500

Update May 22nd
Christopher Sean Pascal 25 has been arrested and charged with second degree murder in the death of Nippi. Pascal is known to police.

Daniel Richard Dipaolo found dead, Regina’s first homicide of 2017

Regina police were called to a house in the 700 block of Garnet Street, on report of an injured man at 5:40am April 29th.

Emergency crews arrived at the home and found 51 year old Daniel Richard Dipaolo,. Paramedics declared Dipaolo dead at the scene.

Police have not released the names of any suspects and ask anyone with information to contact police at 307-777-6500.

Update Charges Laid: House fire that claimed the life of Ryan Sugar classified as a homicide

On October 11th The Regina Fire department was called to a home at 1555 McTavish St. Ryan Daniel Sugar, 31, was found dead inside the burned building.

Regina police announced on November 29th that their investigation has confirmed the death of Ryan Sugar to be that of a homicide.

The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Colinda Lee Hotomani, 35, Jessica Dawn Pangman, 27, and Gregory James Wolfe, 24,  have been charged with first degree murder in the death of Ryan Sugar.