Toronto Homicide #44 – Steven Mitchell dies in hospital following an altercation at Scarborough’s Bluffers Park

The Toronto 2021 Homicide Victim List is available here

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Toronto police were alerted of an assault that occurred on Monday, July 19, 2021, at approximately 8:00 a.m at Bluffer’s Park, in Scarborough.

It was reported that there were a group of people at the boat launch when two men became involved in a physical altercation. Steven Mitchell, 44, was rushed to hospital in critical condition with a head injury.

Nathan Hill, 37, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault.

Toronto Police Service announced on August 1st that Nathan Hill’s charges were upgraded to manslaughter on July 31st. Police said the homicide is still an active investigation and ask the public to come forward if they were in the area of Bluffers Park or marina area between 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 19, 2021. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.

 

Gilbert Rumleskie fatally beaten at a motel in North Algona-Wilberforce Ontario

The 2021 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here.

OPP responded to a motel on motel on Highway 60, on July 21st at approximately 6:30 pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Gilbert Rumleskie, 40, suffering from injuries from an apparent beating. Despite lifesaving efforts from paramedics, Rumleskie was pronounced at the scene.

.OPP arrested two men at the scene. Brandon Lamoureux, 27, has been charged with second degree murder and Jordan Plumb, 19, is facing a charge of manslaughter.

Winnipeg police investigate the homicide of a teenage boy.

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Winnipeg Police responded to a report of an assault at the rear of a convenience store located 100 block of Salter Street on July 28th at approximately 1:10am.

Police arrived to find two male victims, a 17-year-old and a man in his 30’s both suffering from injuries.

Both victims were rushed to hospital where the teen was pronounced deceased, and the man is in stable condition.

Update July 31
The victim has now been identified as Andy Joseph McKay, 17, of Winnipeg. Clayton Marcano, 39, had been treated in hospital for injuries sustained during this incident and on July 30th, he was charged with Second Degree Murder and detained in custody.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508

Calgary police investigate the homicide of Mayiel Deng Kiir

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Calgary police said a man in his early 20s was dropped off at the emergency department of the Peter Lougheed Centre on July 24th at approximately 4:30am.

The victim, 20-year-old Mayiel Deng Kiir died of his injuries which were believed to have been sustained in a confrontation with an unknown individual. Police believe the altercation took place at approximately 3:30am at a Highland Park residence, located in the 100 block of 42 Avenue N.E.

Staff Sergeant Colin Chisolm of the Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit said “We are still in the process of examining all evidence, including CCTV that has been collected, and encourage anyone with information to contact police.”

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234

Ronald Savoy charged with the murder of Serge Chamberlain in Campbellton New Brunswick

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Campbellton police responded to a report of an man lying on the ground next to a home on Tingley Crescent, on July 27th at approximately 6:4am.

Police arrived at the scene to find the body of 38-year-old Serge Chamberlain of Campbellton. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

At approximately 7:50 am, police located Ronald Savoy in the parking lot of Sugarloaf Senior High School. Savoy was arrested and charged with second degree murder.

June 2021 Homicide Victim List

Canada June Murder Count: 59
Males: 40
Females: 18
Unknown: 1

The June 2020 Homicide Victim List is available here

Age of Youngest Victim: 2
Age of Oldest Victim: 90

Murders By Province or Territory
ON 27 
BC 8
AB 9
SK 6
MB 5
QC 2
NS 1
NL 1
NB 0
YT 0
PE 0
NU 0
NT 0

Murders by Type:
Shooting 24
Stabbing 11
Beating 8
Other 7
Unknown 20

Murders by City:
Toronto 8
London 4
Winnipeg 4
Edmonton 3
Hamilton 2
Ottawa 2
Regina 2
Vancouver 2
Ahtahkakoop 1
Ajax 1
Brampton 1
Chatham 1
Calgary 1
Chippewas of the Thames First Nation 1
Coaldale 1
Cold Lake 1
Contrecoeur 1
Dublin Shore 1
Estevan 1
Fort Erie 1
Mississauga 1
Nanaimo 1
Naramata 1
Prince Albert 1
Quebec City 1
Richmond Hill 1
Richmond 1
Roaches Line 1
Saddle Lake Cree Nation 1
Scotch Creek 1
St. Catharines 1
St. Clements 1
Stoney Nakoda First Nation 1
Surrey 1
Thousand Islands Township 1
Trail 1
Wasaga Beach 1
Wetaskiwin 1
Windsor 1
Wolseley 1

Victims and links to more information on each homicide: 
Afzaal Yumna, 15, London ON
Afzaal Talat, 74, London ON
Afzaal Salman, 46, London ON

Aldubaisi Mohammed, 20, Windsor ON
Anger Jed Jr, 38, Hamilton ON
Arjani Mikael, 34, Ottawa ON
Beaver Nathaniel, 19, Stoney Nakoda FN AB
Berman Sheldon, 60 Toronto ON
Braithwaite Anthony, 29, Winnipeg MB
Brathwaite Keron, 27, Toronto
Cai Jin, Male, Male, 53, Vancouver BC
Chaddock Patrick, 59, Hamilton ON
Chamorro-Gonzales Marlon Jose, 48, Winnipeg MB
Chartier Xavier, 30, Edmonton AB
Chatwin Tineisha, 22, St. Catharines ON
Chonkolay Roderick, 30, Edmonton AB
Corbeil Lisette, Contrecoeur QC
Cunningham Cam, Male, 39, Trail BC
Brendon Kirk Daley, Male, 32, Toronto ON
Doe Jane, Richmond Hill
Doe Jane, 2, Regina SK
Doe Jane, 90, Coaldale SK
Doe John, 35, Chatham ON
Doe John, Fort Erie ON
Doe John, Roaches Line NL
Doe John, 12, Winnipeg MB
Doe John, 29, Ajax ON
Doe, Unknown Gender, Richmond BC
Doucette Andrew, Surrey BC
Fuchs Robert Henry, 52, Regina SK
Fung Daniel, 25, Shooting, Toronto ON
Galido Angelo, 55, Estevan SK
Gill Colin, Thousand Islands Township ON
Grosbeck Wayne Chippewas of the Thames First Nation ON
Joseph Clifford St. Clements MB
Khaleel Mustafa, 23, Wasaga Beach ON
Laforrest Adam Albert, 33, Winnipeg MB
Moallim Mohamed, 23, Toronto ON
Mohammed Hanadi, Ottawa ON
Nantanda Wamala Bernice, 3, Toronto ON
Olive-Service Diquan, 27, Toronto ON
Constable Shelby Patton, 26, Wolseley SK
Persaud Vijanant, 37, Beating, Toronto ON
Piché Nathalie, 55, Quebec City
Poulin Guylaine Simone, 58, Cold Lake AB
Primeau Frances, 25, Saddle Lake Cree Nation
Radstake Marissa, 22, Mississauga ON
Randhawa Dalbir, 64, Brampton ON
Richardson Kathleen, 57, Naramata BC
Salman Madiha, 44, London ON
Savory Kenneth, 44, Dublin Shores NS
Singh Alvis Anjesh, 44, Vancouver
Stauffer Clifford, County of Wetaskiwin AB
Vance John, 32, Scotch Creek BC
Walker Blake Louis, 37, Calgary AB
Waskahat Travis, 24, Edmonton AB
Watts Amy, 27, Nanaimo
Whitehead Drexlyr Randall, Prince Albert SK
Williams Jimmy, 51, Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation SK





Toronto Homicide #43 – Man fatally stabbed in Regent Park

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Toronto police responded to the report of a man with a knife in Regent Park on July 28th at approximately 2:30am.

Paramedics arrived to find the victim without vitals. The male victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Police have not released the victim’s identity at this time as next of kin has not been notified.

Police located a man with a knife in the area and he was taken in to custody. Shalender Singh, 34, of Toronto, has been charged with first degree murder.

Information will be added as it becomes available.

Toronto Homicide #42 – Police declare the death of Shahriyar Safarian, in the Slam Restaurant fire a homicide

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Toronto police responded to a working fire at the Slam Restaurant located at 3685 Keele Street on July 10th at approximately 3:00am.

It has been reported that a fire was deliberately set at the restaurant. Police arrived to find Shahriyar Safarian, 18, of Richmond Hill with obvious injuries as a result of the fire. Safarian was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police said the Toronto police Homicide Unit took over the investigation on Monday, July 26th.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS.

Ottawa police investigate the fatal stabbing of a Nova Scotia teen Eric Hewer

The 2021 Ottawa Homicide Victim List is available here.

Ottawa Police were called to the area of Metcalfe and Albert Streets on July 26th at approximately 8:39pm on the report of a stabbing.

Police arrived to find two people suffering from stab wounds. Both victims were rushed to hospital where 19-year-old Eric Hewer, of Nova Scotia, died of his injuries. Police said the second victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

A gofundme campaign has been created in memory of Eric Hewer.

Update July 29th
Ottawa police have identified all parties in the dispute, and ask anyone with information about an altercation between three e-scooter riders and a black Volkswagen in the evening of July 26th at approximately 8:40pm on Metcalfe Street, to contact the Ottawa Police Service Homicide Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493.

Update: Jordan Irving charged with Manslaughter – Tyler McKay identified as Winnipeg’s latest homicide victim

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Winnipeg Police Service responded to the report of an assault in the 400 block of Toronto Street on July 24th at approximately 2:00am.

Police arrived to find 20-year-old Tyler McKay, seriously injured outside a residence. McKay was rushed to hospital in unstable condition, where he succumbed to his injuries.

According to reports Jordan Irving an McKay were both at a social gathering in the 400 block of Toronto Street. When they became involved in a verbal argument that led to the stabbing of Tyler McKay. Irving fled the scene on foot.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508.

Update July 26th,

Winnipeg announced that Jordan Julius IRVING was arrested and charged with Manslaughter and an unrelated Warrant for Failing to Appear in Court.