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Franc Mlakar found dead in Thompson

Thompson Police received a call to check on the well being of a senior on November 17th. Police arrived to find 83 year old Franc Mlakar dead.

Police said the death appears to be a homicide. Mlakar’s was last seen by friends on October 31.

Police are asking for the help of the public in piecing together the time he was last seen, and the discovery of Mr. Mlakar.

Anyone with information is asked to call RCMP at 204-677-6909.


17 year old killed in Thompson

Police were called to a downtown Thompson home just after 10pm on September 12th on report of a disturbance. Police arrived to find a 17 year old male injured.

The boy was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.  Police arrested a 31 year old man from Thompson in relation to the death of the boy.

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

Nicholas Brophy’s remains found near Thompson

Nicholas Brophy 19, was last seen September 8 in Thompson a northern Manitoba city. Brophy’s family issued a public plea April 28th for information regarding Brophy and offered a reward $50,000 for his return.

Nicholas Brophy’s body was found April 26 just outside of Thompson.

April 30: Justin Noah Baker, 19, and Zach Edwin Linklater, 22, of Thompson, have been arrested. Both have been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the teens death.

The cause of death has not been released.