Calgary police trying to locate stabbing victim’s roommate

 Calgary police were on their way to an unrelated call approximately 4:45 a.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 22nd when they found a man suffering from what appeared to be stab wounds close to 135 Lynnview Rd S.E.

Paramedics pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

Police are looking to speak with  Eddy NAKASENH-BANDASAK, the deceased man’s roommate. Eddy has been described as 5’5” tall, with a heavy build, black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact us by calling the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234.

The 2020 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.

Jian Jun Zhu fatally shot at Manzo Japanese restaurant in Richmond BC

RCMP responded to a call at a restaurant near Capstan Way and Garden City Road on September 18th.

Police and paramedics arrived at the Manzo Japanese Restaurant to find two men suffering from gunshot wounds. Paul King Jin was treated for nonlife-threatening injuries and released from the hospital. The second victim, 44-year-old Jian Jun Zhu, was pronounced deceased.

According to reports both Zhu and Jin were key suspects in the RCMP’s E-Pirate money laundering investigation that alleged Zhu ran an underground bank that laundered more than $200 million per year.

IHIT said both victims are well known to police, and they believe the shooting was targetted. Anyone with information is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448 or ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

The 2020 BC Homicide Victim List is available here.

Details on Canada’s Top 10 Mass Murders based on numbers of victims is available here!

Hamilton Homicide #11 – Shaun Chiasson arrested after an adult female was found deceased in a downtown apartment

Hamilton police responded to a report of a male needing medical attention in the area of King Street East and Sherman Avenue on September 21st at approximately 9:10pm.

Police attended the scene and recognized the man as 39-year-old Shaun Chiasson, a person they had dealt with earlier in a nearby building. Police began an investigation into how Chiasson received the injuries, and attended the building where he resides. Upon arrival police located an adult female suffering from obvious signs of trauma. She was pronounced at the scene. The cause of death and the victim’s identity has not been released at this time.

Police said Chiasson remains hospitalized but was arrested for the Second Degree murder of the female found deceased in his apartment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Lisa Chambers of the Major Crime Unit by calling 905-546-3843.

The 2020 Hamilton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #53 – Daniel Lashley of Durham Region fatally shot in Scarborough

Toronto police received a call for a shooting in the Sheppard Avenue East and Morningside Avenue area on September 20th at approximately 6:06 pm.

Police and paramedics arrived at the area of Sheppard Avenue East and Morningside Avenue where they found Daniel Lashley, 28, of Durham Region suffering from a gunshot wound. Lashley was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police have confirmed that Lashley was outside of a residence socializing with other people at the time of the shooting, and ask Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS

The 2020 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here

Christopher Hanley found murdered in St. Stephen New Brunswick

St. Stephen RCMP responded to a report of an unresponsive male at a residence on Ross Avenue on September 15th at approximately 3:00am.

Police arrived to find the body of Christopher Hanley, 25, from St. Stephen in a residence. An autopsy was conducted and determined the death to be a homicide.

Police have not released any details surrounding the death and have not named any suspects, only saying police believe this to be an isolated incident and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information, or who may have witnessed suspicious activity in the area between midnight and 4 a.m. on September 15, is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit at 1-888-506-RCMP (7267).

The 2020 New Brunswick Homicide Victim List is available here.

Details on Canada’s Top 10 Mass Murders based on numbers of victims is available here!

Police investigate the suspicious death of a man following an assault in North Sydney NS

North Sydney police responded to a report of an assault around 4:00am on September 3rd at a home located at 92 Brook Street.

Police and paramedics arrived to find a 60-year-old man deceased at the scene. Police have not released the identity of the deceased or any details surrounding the death, only saying that they believe it was an isolated incident.

Anyone with information to call police at 902-563-5151 or anonymously through Cape Breton Crime Stoppers at 902-562-8477 or www.capebretoncrimestoppers.ca.

The 2020 Nova Scotia Homicide Victim List is available here.

Details on Canada’s Top 10 Mass Murders based on numbers of victims is available here!

Jimmy Pelletier shot to death in Saint-Hyacinthe

Saint-Hyacinthe police responded to the report of an injured man outside a vehicle, in the parking lot of an apartment building on rue Roulea at  7.15 a.m on September 9th.

Police and paramedics arrived to find 40-year-old Jimmy Pelletier suffering from serious injuries. He was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Police said Pelletier lived at the aparetment building where he was shot.

According to bikershoot.com, Pelletier was a convicted drug dealer who had ties to the Hells Angels.

Valérie Beauchamp  sergeant spokesperson for the Sûreté du Québec said “For the moment, the investigation is being carried out by the Service for Investigating Crimes against the Person and in order not to interfere with the smooth running of it, we will not give more information”

 The 2020 Quebec Homicide Victim List is available here.

26-year-old man stabbed to death in Cambridge

Waterloo Regional Police respnded to a weapons complaint at a residence on Linden Drive in Cambridge on September 16th at approximately 10:00pm.

Police arrived to find a 26-year-old man suffering from stab wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

 A 28-year-old man from Kitchener was arrested, and has since been charged with second-degree murder. Police said the victim and the accused were known to each other.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8191 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Details on Canada’s Top 10 Mass Murders based on number of victims can be found here!

The Ontario 2020 Homicide Victim List is available here

Vancouver police investigate three homicides in two unrelated incidents

Homicide #12 & #13

Vancouver police were called to the Astoria Hotel where two people were found unresponsive in a room on September 17th just after 7:00pm. One victim was pronounced deceased at the scene, the second victim was rushed to hospital, where they died from their injuries.

Police have not released the identities or gender of the victims. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Homicide #14

At approximately 7:30pm Vancouver police responded to several 911 reports of shot fired in the area of East 64th Avenue and Knight Street. Police arrived at the scene to find one victim deceased in front of a house.

The victim has been identified as Iqubal Grewal, 23, of Vancouver. Constable Tania Visintin, VPD said “Investigators have determined the vehicle used in connection to the murder – a GMC Terrain – was burned out in Richmond,” 

Anyone with information on any of the homicides is asked to contact VPD detectives at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

The 2020 Vancouver Homicide Victim List is available here.

Saskatoon Homicide #11 – Human remains located inside a Riversdale home

Detectives with the Saskatoon Missing Person Unit and Major Crime Section received information that an injured or deceased person may be at an address in the 400 block of Avenue G South on September 16th.

Police said members of Patrol, Guns and Gangs Unit and Forensic investigators attended to the 400 block where they located human remains inside of a residence.

The home located at 429 Avenue G South had experienced a fire back on August 22nd. Police said during that investigation a live cat was found in the basement, no other occupants were found.

Investigators are working on identifying the deceased. An autopsy is scheduled for September 18th.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 and ask to speak to an investigator in Major Crimes or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

The 2020 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here