Yukon RCMP are investigating the death of Wilfred Charlie 57, after students at a learning camp found the body in the Yukon River, near Fort Selkirk on July 5th.
The autopsy conducted on July 7th has lead investigators to believe Charlie was a victim of homicide. Charlie was last seen near his Carmack’s area home on June 19th.
If you have any information regarding this case please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477
Yukon RCMP were called to the Alaska Highway west of Ibex Valley on June 28th just before 6:30pm on report of a body.
Police have identified the victim as 25 year old Adam Cormack of Whitehorse. The cause of death has not been released at this time.
Edward James Penner, 20, is facing a first degree murder charge in connection to the death.
Antone with information in relation to the homicide is asked to contact RCMP investigators at 867-667-5555
RCMP were called to a residence in the McIntyre Subdivision on April 19th. Officers found Wendy Margaret Carlick, 51, and Sarah Macintosh, 53, dead at the scene.
RCMP has released very few details around the double homicide, other than the public is not at risk.
More to come…
On April 6th RCMP were called to a home in the Riverdale area of Whitehorse on report of an unresponsive male.
Greg Alvin Dawson, 45, was found dead. An autopsy was completed, and police said foul play cannot be ruled out at this time.
More information will be added as it becomes available.
RCMP were called to a residence in Watson Lake on December 23 at around midnight on report of an assault. Once at the home police found 87 year old Olson Wolftail dead.
Alfred Thomas Chief 31 has been arrested and charged with the murder of Wolftail.
The cause of death has not been released at this time.
Raine Andrew Silas 18, was found dead on November 4 in Pelly Crossing. RCMP had originally treated the death as suspicious, however autopsy reports concluded the death of Silas was homicide.
Police arrested Tristan Joe 30, on November 14th and charged him with second degree murder in the death of Silas.
RCMP responded to a call at around 10 pm October 7th, on Stan McCowan Place on reports of gunshots. Police found Matthew Devellano 32, outside of a home, suffering from a gunshot wound.
Devellano was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries that same night.
Police don’t have any suspects at this time, however witnesses said they saw a dark coloured minivan fleeing the scene.
The RCMP is asking anyone with information to contact them at 867-667-5555.
Travis Dennis 22, has been charged with second-degree murder and human body by dismemberment, after human remains were found on a property near Watson Lake on July 16th.
The case of death has not been released at this time.
The victims name cannot be released under a publication ban.
More to come…
UPDATE: A publication ban has been lifted and the remains have been identified as Andy Giraudel 36.
Christopher Brisson’s body found near Whitehorse’s Miles Canyon September 1st. Brisson, 25, was reported missing to the RCMP by a family member on August 29th.
RCMP are treating the death as suspicious, and it is under investigation by police.
Update August 20 2016
Darryl Steven Sheepway, 38 has been arrested and charged in connection to the death of Brisson.