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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.

Second Degree Murder charge laid in the death of Jenny Leigh McKay

Regina polic responded to a call for assistance at a home in the 200 block Angus Street on September 6th at approximately 3:30am.

Police arrived at the scene to find 33 year old Jenny Leigh McKay dead at the scene. 45 year old Jason McKay has been arrested and charged with the second degree murder in the death of Jenny McKay.

Police have not commented on the relationship between Jason McKay and Jenny McKay.

The cause of death has not been released.

The 2017 Regina Homicide Victim List is available here.

Police treating death of a man at Reindeer Lake as a homicide

Southend RCMP responded to report of an unresponsive male on September 1st at Reindeer Lake.

The 33 year old victim was a resident of Southend. Police have released little information surrounding the death other than an autopsy conducted later in the week revealed the death to be a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Southend RCMP at 1-306-758-5670

 

Duane Brett Ledoux, 25 found dead in Prince Albert

Prince Albert Police said that on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Police attended to a residence located on 800 Block 17 Street West. At the scene police found the body of a deceased male.

The victim has been identified as 25 year old Duane Brett Ledoux. Police have not released the cause of death, only saying that the death of Ledoux was a homicide.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

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.