Tag Archives: Saskatoon

Bailey Lonechild stabbed to death in Saskatoon’s second homicide of 2017

Police were called to St. Paul’s Hospital on January 17th at around 4am on report of an injured man. The man had been injured at a home at the 100-block of Avenue M South.

The victim who was later identified as Bailey Lonechild 29, died in hospital from a serious stab wound.

Saskatoon police have issued a warrant for Curtis Kevin Morin, 25, in relation to the death of Lonechild.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Morin is urged to contact police at 306-975-8300

Curtis Morin – Photo made available by the Saskatoon Police Service

Update, January 26th

Curtis Morin was arrested by police on January 25th in a stolen vehicle along with two others. One of the three men had allegedly pointed a shotgun at the officer. The suspects evaded police for several blocks before the men abandoned the car and fled on foot. Morin and one other were arrested, and police dogs were used to find he third man hiding under a deck. Charges are pending for all three.

2017 Saskatoon Homicide Victim’s List is available here.

Update: Saskatoon’s first homicide victim on 2017, male victim dies as a result of an assault

Saskatoon police responded to a report of an injured man in a home on the 200 block of Avenue I South, January 11th Just before midnight.

Police found a 45 year old male victim of an apparent assault. The man was sent to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police have not released the victim’s name at this time.

More to come…

Update January 15th

Daniel Forest, 27, turned himself into Saskatoon police. Forest was questioned by police and charged with second degree murder.

2017 Saskatoon Homicide Victim’s List is available here.

Saskatoon’s 9th homicide victim identified

Saskatoon police responded to report of an injured man on the 1400 block Avenue G North at around 10:50pm on October 14th.

Police said the 26 year old man was found who was victim of an apparent assault. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the victim will not be released at request of the family.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477.

Update

Police have identified the victim as Dylan Edward Robert Phillips, 26. Police said that Phillips died of a gunshot wound.

6 week old baby killed by 16 year old girl

Saskatoon Police were called to a home in the 200 block of Waterloo Crescent around 7am Sunday July 3 on report of an injured 6 week old baby.

The baby Nikosis Jace Cantre was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Family members of Nikosis said they didn’t know the 16 year old girl accused in his death,  they had just met her downtown. The girl had nowhere to go and decided to help her out. The 16 year old girl had ran away from the Kilburn Hall Youth Centre the day before.

The accused has been charged with second degree murder.

Update: Charges laid in the death of 24 year old man – Saskatoon’s 8th homicide of 2016

Emergency crews responded to reports of an injured man on June 18th on Avenue E S at around 1:30 p.m.  Police said the 24 year old man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

An autopsy was conducted and determined the death to be homicide. The cause of death and the name of the victim has not been made public at this time.

The suspect was wearing dark clothing and a ball cap, was last seen running south on Avenue D from 19th Street.

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Police are asking anyone with information or the suspect’s identity is asked to call police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Update October 5th

A 28 year old man has been arrested and charged second degree murder, possession of a weapon for committing an offense. Police have not released the name of the accused at this time.

55 year old Cynthia Crampton found dead in her home

Saskatoon Police were called to a home in the 400 block of Galloway Road around 4:30 pm, June 4thon report of an injured person.

On arrival Police found Cynthia Crampton dead in her home.

Police have taken  Tammy Poffley, 52, and Tyler Hurd, 33 into custody, they are being interviewed in the death of Crampton.

Update: Tyler Hurd 33, has been charged with first degree murder and Tammy Poffley 52, has beencharged with being an accessory to murder.

Saskatoon Stabbing leaves one dead and one injured

Police responded to a call  of a stabbing at around 2:30 a.m, on April 16th at strip mall at the corner of Warman Road and Assiniboine Drive.

Police found a  22 year old man,  with life threatening injuries and a second victim, an 18 year old man was treated at a local hospital and released. 22 year old Herman Matthews had undergone emergency surgery, however he died from his injuries at early Saturday morning.

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

**UPDATE**

A Canada wide warrant has been issued for Miguel Gomez 20. Gomez is wanted for second degree murder in the stabbing death of an un-named man on April 16th, and two counts of breach of probation.