19-year-old Joshua Courchene died two days after being released from hospital following an assault in Winnipeg

The 2022 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here
Follow us on Spotify for more Canadian True Crime content

Winnipeg police responded to the first 100 block of Isabel Street for a reported assault on Oct. 15 at 11:11 p.m.

On arrival police found the victim, Joshua Courchene, 19, who was taken to hospital for treatment. The suspect, was located on a bicycle and he was arrested without incident.

Courchene was released from hospital and found deceased two days later at his home. The Winnipeg the medical examiner, determined Courchene’s death was related to his original injuries. 

Jason Vincent Daniels of Winnipeg who was originally charged with assault causing bodily harm, is now facing a charge of second-degree murder.

The death of Joshua Courchene is the city’s 43rd homicide of the year.