Update, Charges Laid – Justin Silicz, a 32-year-old lawyer identified as Winnipeg’s 20th homicide victim of 2019

Winnipeg Police Service responded to report of an assault in the area of Arlington Street and Notre Dame Avenue, on June 2nd at approximately 4:35am.

Police arrived to find Justin Silicz, 32, of Winnipeg, suffering from serious injuries. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Update June 8th
Police are searcing for three suspects who are described as:
1. Black male, mid-20s, approximately 6’0” in height, slim build, wearing red coloured clothing
2 & 3. Also males, with darker complexions and wearing dark coloured clothing. All 3 appear to have fled the area heading east on Winnipeg Ave on foot.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219.

Update July 2
Keishawn Letrell Mitchell, 19, was arrested on June 27 and has been charged with 2nd Degree Murder. 

The 2019 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.