Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

Charges laid in the death of James Chaisson

Saskatoon Police responded to a report of an injured male on Avenue P South between 21st and 22nd Streets on February 14th at approximately 4:30am.

Police said the victim, 28 year old James Chaisson died at the scene. Cause of death has not been released.

On February 17th Saskatoon police arrested Brandin Brick in relation to to the death of Chaisson. Brick is facing charges of First Degree Murder, Kidnapping, Possession of a Firearm While Prohibited , and Breach of Recognizance.

Henry Natomagan, dies in hospital after an altercation in La Ronge

La Ronge Police were called to the 1200-block of La Ronge Avenue, January 22nd, at approximately 5:30 pm on report of an altercation.

Police arrived to find Henry Natomagan, 58, suffering from undisclosed injuries. Natomagan was rushed to hospital, where he died of his injuries on January 28th. Cause of death had not been released.

Nikko Ross, 29, was arrested on January 29th and charged with manslaughter.

Richard Francis Paul Bear found dead in Regina

Regina police responded to a report of an injured male, lying outside a residence in the 1000 block of Retallack Street on January 23 at approximately 8:26pm.

Police and paramedics located 27 year-old Richard Francis Paul Bear of Regina, who was confirmed deceased at the scene. The cause of death has not been released at this time. No arrests have been made.

The death of Richard Francis Paul Bear is the first Regina homicide of 2018.

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

John McPherson found dead in Saskatoon home

Saskatoon police were called to a home in the 100 block of Cope Crescent to check on the welfare of an individual on January 7th just before 12pm.

On arrival police found John McPherson, 60,  deceased in the home. Police said the death is the first Saskatoon homicide of 2018.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Regina Police confirm death of 35 year old Thurston James Mintuck a homicide

Update: police have confirmed the identity as Thurston James Mintuck.

Regina police discovered an injured 35 year old male at a location in the 1200 block of Retallack Street on Sunday November 3rd at approximately 2:45am.

Paramedics rushed the victim to hospital where he died of his injuries. The identity of the victim will not be released until his next of kin is notified.

Cause of death has not been released at this time.

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

The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

17 year old boy dead in Meadow Lake shooting

Meadow Lake police were call to the West end of the city on November 24th on report of a shooting.

At the scene police and paramedics located a 17 year old boy suffering from a gunshot wound. The boy was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police are searching for a person of interest who has been described as 5’8″, 102 pounds and was wearing a grey Burton hat, glasses, a red hoodie with black writing and black Adidas track pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 306-236-2570.

Kelvin Kim Pasap found dead in Regina

Regina police were dispatched at approximately 8:06 a.m on October 25th, to the 1000 block of Atkinson Street for a report of an unresponsive man.

Police and paramedics located the victim, 26 year old Kelvin Kim Pasap, paramedics declared him deceased at the scene. The cause of death has not been released by police.

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

The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

Darwin Sheppard, charged with manslaughter in relation to the death of Brendan Ross Akachuk

Regina police were called to a house in the 1100 block of Queen Street on October 15th at approximately 11:30 am on report of an unresponsive male.

Police locates the victim, Brendan Ross Akachuk, 25, of Regina suffering from serious injuries. Akachuk was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries a few days later.

Darwin Sheppard 25, was originally charged with Aggravated Assault, however his charge has been upgraded to manslaughter.

The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Brenda Tobac charged in relation to the death of Lillian Wuttunee in Buffalo Narrows

Buffalo Narrows police found Lillian Wuttunee, 56, unresponsive in her Buffalo Narrows home on the evening of September 25th.

Wuttunee was taken to hospital in serious condition where she succumbed to her injuries on September 29th.  Police have not released the cause of death.

Brenda Laura Tobac was arrested on October 11th and charged with Manslaughter is relation to the death of Wuttunee.

Youth charged in Sandy Bay Homicide

Sandy Bay RCMP responded to a report of an unresponsive man on October 9th at approximately 10:30 am.

Police found Jared Phillip Merasty 19, in serious condition and rushed him to the Sandy Bay medical centre where he died of his injuries.

The cause of Merasty’s injuries has not been released. Police said a youth has been charged with second degree murder.

The accused is scheduled to appear in Pelican Narrows Provincial Court on October 12th.