Surrey police were called to the 8200 block of 166th Street on March 13th at 2:30pm after receiving reports of a shooting.
Police located the victim, 29 year old Birinderjeet Justin Bhangu suffering from a gunshot wound inside a vehicle. Despite life saving efforts Bhangu succumbed to his injuries.
Cpl Megan Foster said that Bhangu was known to police, and they believe the shooting was targeted.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)
Update May 17th
Johnny Steven Drynock 22, has been charged with first degree murder in relation to the death of Bhangu. Police said Drynock has been in police custody since April 8th for an unrelated matter.
Winnipeg police were called to the 200 block of Spence St, on March 12th at approximately 10:00pm on report of gunshots.
Police arrived to find a 21 year old Shania Chartrand outside of a home, suffering from a serious gunshot wound. The woman was rushed to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police have not named any suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 204-986-6508.
The 2017 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here
Richmond police responded to a report of a deceased male in the afternoon of March 2nd, just before 1:00pm in the 22,000 block of Fraserwood Way.
Police arrived to find 52 year old Allen Skedden dead. Due to the suspicious nature of the death Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) taken conduct of the investigation.
Police said Skedden was reported missing on February 21st.
nyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)
Halton Police received a call on March 8th reporting a deceased woman in her condo unit at 205 Lakeshore Road West in Oakville.
Police arrived at the scene to find Angela Skorulski 56 dead in her unit from a gunshot wound. No arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone who may have any information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the Halton Regional Police Homicide Unit at 905-825-4776,
Edmonton police were called to the area of 162 Avenue and 51 Street on March 6th after EMS located 30 year old Kristi Schienmann deceased in a unit.
Autopsy revealed the cause of death to be that of a homicide, however they will not be releasing details.
Timothy John Crowe, 34, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Schienmann. Police say the accused and the victim were known to each other.
The Edmonton 2017 Homicide Victim List is available here.
The remains of 72 year old Richard Blair Young were found near the Arbutus rest stop on the Malahat Highway on March 3rd. Vancouver Island RCMP said Young has been missing since February.
Police have not released the cause of death, only saying that the death of Richard Young is being investigated as a homicide.
Anyone with information regarding the death of Richard Young is asked to call VIIMCU at 250-380-6211
Rainy River District detachment responded to a call for assistance at a home in the trailer park on March 7th. Police found Lovern Affleck 77, and Carol Affleck 66, dead in their home.
Police had the area on lock-down for 12 hours on March 7th while they investigated.
37 year old Tyler John Cousineau who is believed to have lived across the road from the victims has been charged with second degree murder.
Ontario Provincial Police have announced that Robert Waite, 69, was a victim of homicide after a post-mortem. Waite was found in a Cainsville home, in Brant County on March 1st.
No cause of death or suspects have been announced as of yet. This is the first murder of 2017 in Brant County, which surrounds Brantford, Ontario.
Update December 1st
James Christopher Bamsey 50, was arrested on November 29th and charged with first degree murder in relation to the death of Robert Waite
The RCMP’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has announced a targeted homicide in Abbotsford, British Columbia. The RCMP has provided little information on the case at this time; no victim identity or cause of death. The homicide took place in the 4500 block of Ross Road. IHIT asks if the public has information to call them.
Update: IHIT has updated the victim as 24 year old Joseph Kellington. Last seen on January 29. Anyone with information should contact IHIT.
Two victims, Steven Chevrefils (35) and Jody Brown (43, male) were found deceased the morning of February 2nd in the small town of St. Georges, Manitoba. The victims were discovered in their home. The RCMP has not released the cause of deaths of the victims or any information on possible suspects.
Update December 13th, 2018
After a lengthy investigation Powerview RCMP and the Major Crime Unit have arrested 54-year-old Claude Francis Guimond of Fort Alexander, Manitoba, and charged him with 2 counts of first degree murder.
Update May 13th, 2020
On April 2, 2020, Claude Guimond pled guilty to two counts of second degree murder and was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 14 years. On May 11, 2020, Andrew Bruyere pled guilty to two counts of manslaughter and was sentenced to five years in prison.