Senior Crown Attorney said the homicide of Thomas Cameron in Winnipeg was an act of self defense, and no homicide charge will be laid

Background: Cadet units were patrolling the Air Canada Window Park area when they were flagged down for a nearby disturbance on May 21st at approximately 10:30am.

They located and provided first aid to Thomas Earl Cameron, 30, suffering who was suffering from serious injuries. Cameron was rushed to hospital for treatment.

On May 23rd Cameron died in hospital of his injuries and investigators determined his death to be a homicide. According to Winnipeg police, a Senior Crown Attorney was consulted regarding charging Aaron David WOODHOUSE with criminal charges related to homicide. After a thorough review, the Crown has advised that no charges will be laid.

It was deemed that what would otherwise be an unlawful act was committed to defend himself, which was considered reasonable under the circumstances.

Toronto Homicide #25 – Police investigate the fatal shooting of Keron Brathwaite in Scarborough

Toronto police responded to the report of a shooting in the area of Scarborough Golf Club Road and Lawrence Avenue East on June 11th at approximately 1:16 am.

police and paramedics arrived to find Keron Brathwaite, 27 of Toronto, and a woman inside of a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. Brathwaite was pronounced at the scene, and the female victim was taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.

Homicide unit investigating the suspicious death of a man in Fort Erie Ontario

The 2021 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here.

Niagara Regional Police Service were called to a home in the are of Mathewson Ave and Dovercourt Rd on June 9th at approximately 11:00pm.

On arrival police located a man without vital signs. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s identity and cause of death has not been released.

The investigation remains on going by detectives with the Homicide Unit. Information will be added as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at (905) 688-4111 ext 1009451.

Sûreté du Québec investigate a murder-suicide in Contrecoeur

Police said the bodies of Lisette Corbeil, 56, and David Joly, 49, were found in a Contrecoeur home on June 9th.

Police said they believe Corbeil wad murdered and Joly took his own life. Several online reports have said that Joly was the ex-partner of Corbeil’s, however police have not released their relationship.

Lisette Corbeil is Quebec’s 16th female homicide victim of 2021 as well as the 12th case of femicide this year.

The 2021 Quebec Homicide Victim List is available here

Update: Victim identified as Kathleen Richardson – RCMP locate a deceased female while investigating a May double homicide in Naramata

The 2021 BC Homicide Victim List is available here

On June 9th RCMP attended a residence in the 3940 3rd Street in Naramata in relation to the May double homicide of Erick and Carlo Fryer.

When police arrived at the home they noticed it was insecure, and nobody answered the door. Police entered the home to find a deceased woman. Her identity and case of death have not been released, however, police said they are investigating her death as a homicide.

Supt. Sanjaya Wijayakoon said “Investigators from the SED Major Crime and BC RCMP Major Crime units are working closely and sharing information regularly given the links between today’s and last month’s homicides” she continued “The investigation into the May deaths of Erick and Carlos Fryer is progressing and we know that their deaths were not a random act and likely connected to local drug and gang activities.”

 CFSEU-BC’s Uniformed Gang Enforcement Team (UGET) is in Naramata and the neighbouring communities to assist Penticton RCMP and the SED Major Crime investigators in gathering intelligence and other enforcement action.

Anyone who has information, or may have dash cam or other video footage is asked to contact the tip line at 1-877-987-8477.

Update June 12th
RCMP have identified the deceased as 57-year-old Kathleen Richardson. Richardson operated a hair salon in her home where she was found deceased. She was also a volunteer firefighter with the Naramata Fire Department.

RCMP said “Investigators continue to believe Kathleen’s death is related to the double homicide which occurred last month. All are likely connected to local drug and gang activities and the additional police resources supporting the investigations will remain in the area.”

Anyone who has any information about Kathleen’s death or the deaths of Erick and Carlos Fryer is asked to contact the RCMP Southeast District Major Crime Unit tipline at 1-877-987-8477.

Winnipeg Homicide #14 – Police investigate the fatal shooting of Marlon Jose Chamorro-Gonzales

The 2021 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here

Winnipeg police responded to the 300 block of Kennedy Street on June 10th just after midnight on the report of a shooting.

Police arrived to find Marlon Jose Chamorro-Gonzales, 48, of Winnipeg, lying outside and suffering from serious injuries. Chamorro-Gonzales was rushed to hospital in critical condition, where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Update June 12th
Michael Theodore Jay EDWARDS, 27, of Winnipeg, has been arrested, and charged with:
– Second Degree Murder
– Possess Loaded Prohibited or Restricted Firearm
– Possess Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order.

The accused was detained in custody.

RCMP investigate the homicide of Angelo Galido in Estevan Saskatchewan

The 2021 Saskatchewan Homicide Victim List is available here.

Estevan police received a missing persons complaint when Angelo Galido, 55, failed to arrive for work on June 7th at approximately 6:30 pm.

Police located Galido deceased in his home in the 800 block of Henry Street at approximately 10:30 pm the same day. An autopsy was completed on June 8th and revealed the manner of death to be a homicide. The cause of his death will not be released as it is part of the ongoing investigation.

Police said Angelo Galido was last seen at a business off Highway 39 in Estevan on June 4th at approximately 10:00 pm. The RCMP have taken carriage of the investigation at the request of Estevan Police Service.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Estevan Police Service at 306-634-4767, their local RCMP detachment, or Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling 1-800-222-8477.

Edmonton Homicide unit investigating the suspicious death of a man

The 2021 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here

Edmonton police responded to the report of an injured male at a residence in the area of 98 Street and 108 Avenue on June 8th at approximately 7:20pm.

Paramedics treated treated and transported the 24-year-old male to hospital where he died of his injuries. Police have not released the victim’s identity or cause of death at this time.

Police said Homicide Section is investigating, and no further information will be released at this time.

Peel police investigate the fatal shooting of Marissa Radshake outside of a business complex in Mississauga

The 2021 Mississauga Homicide Victim List is available here.

Peel police responded to multiple 911 calls about a shooting in the area of Ninth Line and Burnhamthorpe Road West on May 9th at approximately 11:40pm.

Police arrived to find a 22-year-old Marissa Radshake suffering from gunshot wounds. She was pronounced at the scene. Police could not say if the victim was associated to the address where she was located.

Marissa Radshake
Photo: Peel Police

The homicide unit is currently reviewing security camera footage. Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau have been actively canvassing this rural area for witnesses. If anyone has any information, dashcam or video footage they are asked to contact investigators with the Homicide and Missing Person Bureau at 905-453-2121, extension 3205.

Ottawa Homicide #8 – William Brown charged with manslaughter after assault victim, Mikael Arjani, dies in hospital

The 2021 Ottawa Homicide Victim List is available here.

Ottawa police responded to reports of an unresponsive man in the area of Carillon Street between Hannah and Baribeau Streets on May 4th at approximately 5:00am.

Police located 34-year-old Mikael Arjani with extensive injuries as a result of a beating. The victim was taken to hospital for treatment where he died of his injuries over a month after the incident.

William Brown was originally charged with aggravated assault and now stands charged with Manslaughter.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Homicide Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.