Police are investigating the first Moose Jaw homicide of 2019

Moose Jaw Police Service were called to a report of a disturbance in the 400 block of Stadacona Street E on November 10th at approximately 10:00pm.

Police arrived to find a man suffering from a stab wound. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Moose Jaw police have taken a suspect in custody. the victim and suspect identity are being withheld by police at this time. More information will be added as it becomes available.

Canadian Major City Statistics are available here.

IHIT investigating the latest Surrey Homicide of Andrew Baldwin.

Surrey RCMP were called to the 10700-block of 124 Street on November 11th at around 5:00pm on report of a disturbance.

Police arrived to find Andrew Baldwin suffering from critical injuries. despite life-saving efforts, the victim was pronounced at the scene. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Police said the death does not appear to be random or connected to gang conflicts. It has been reported that Andrew Baldwin is the brother of Chilliwack homicide victim Keith Baldwin.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

Toronto Homicide #59 – Bethelhem Geleta identified as the victim in the Davisville Avenue deaths.

Toronto police responded to a report of unknown trouble at 141 Davisville Avenue on October 28th at approximately 12:32pm.

Police arrived to find a woman without vital signs and a man suffering from injuries. Both were rushed to hospital where they died of their injuries. The woman has been identified as Bethelhem Geleta, 22, of Toronto. An autopsy was performed and revealed her cause of death to be strangulation. The deceased male has been identified as Aboma Daba, 30, of Toronto.

Police said the deaths are not being treated as suspicious, there are no outstanding suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400. 

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Two charged in the homicide of Stephen Rose in Sydney NS

Cape Breton police responded to a report on an unresponsive man on November 5th at a home on Rotary Drive in Sydney NS.

Police arrived to find Stephen Richard Rose, 41, deceased. An autopsy performed revealed the manner of death to be a homicide. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Cape Breton Regional Police have arrested Jessica Anne MacDonald, 33, and Joey Frederick Evong, 37 and charged both with First Degree Murder. Police said the victim and accused were known to each other

Canadian Major City Statistics are available here..

Three charged with manslaughter in relation to the opioid related death of Jason Kerr in Hagersville

Hagersville police said 32-year-old Jason Kerr died on February 1st from opioid poisoning.

On November 2nd, police released that they have arrested Hillary Elizabeth Robertson, 29,  and Terry Anthony Wood, 32 and Jesse Ross Wellings, 27. All three have been charged with manslaughter, criminal negligence causing death and drug trafficking.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact OPP at 1-888-310-1122

Nicolas Dagenais changed with the murder of 78-year-old Roslyn Nelson in Armena

RCMP have arrested and charged Nicolas Dagenais, 23, of Fort McMurray with murder, after Roslyn Nelson, 78, was found dead in her home in Armena, Alberta, on November 8th.

Police have not released the cause of death but said the victim and the suspect were not known to each other.

No other information is available at this time.

Regina Forensic Identification and Major Crimes Unit are investigating the city’s latest death.

Regina police responded to a report of a deceased male in the 1800 block of St. John Street, at approximately 11:20 p.m., on November 7.

Police and paramedics arrived to find the deceased man. Police secured the scene and requested additional resources including the Coroner, Forensic Identification and Major Crimes. The victim has been identified as Jordan Gaiton Denton, 28, of Regina.,

The victim’s identity will not be released pending further investigation. Anyone who has information to offer is encouraged to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500.

The 2019 Regina Homicide List is available here.

Michael Fournier charged with manslaughter in the overdose death of an inmate at Maplehurst Correctional Complex

Halton Regional Police Service responded to the Maplehurst Correctional Complex in Milton, on a report of six inmates who had apparently overdosed on drugs on May 7th.

Police said 5 of the 6 inmates were taken to hospital for treatment. The 6th inmate died by the consumption of fentanyl and carfentanil.

After a lengthy investigation, police have charged Michael Fournier, 30, of Cambridge with Manslaughter, Criminal negligence causing death, and Trafficking of a Schedule I substance. 

The Halton Region Homicide Victim List is available here.

RCMP treating death’s inside Anglemont home as suspicious

RCMP were called to a home located along Fraser Road, at approximately 3:40pm on November 5th on a report of two deceased people.

Police arrived at the home where they located the deceased inside a home located along Fraser Road in Anglemont B.C. Police are treating both deaths as suspicious. Police are still working on identifying the victims and believe the incident was isolated.

RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are not offering any further information about this investigation at this time.

Update November 14th
RCMP said the deaths are a tragic, isolated event with no suspects being sought and no danger to the public.

Canadian Major City Statistics are available here.

Cynthia Hamelin charged with first-degree murder in relation to the death of 83-year-old Guiseppina Micieli

On July 20th 2019, Edmonton police were called to a senior’s housing facility in the area of 95 Street and 108A Avenue on report of a break-and-enter.

Police and paramedics arrived to find 83-year-old  Guiseppina Micieli suffering from serious injuries sustained from the assault. It is alleged that Cynthia Hamelin, 49, broke into Micieli’s suite and assaulted her. The victim and accused were not known to each other.

Hamelin was initially charged with Break and Enter, Aggravated Assault and Forcible Confinement.

Guiseppina Micieli died in hospital of her injuries on August 26th. An autopsy revealed the cause of death to be pneumonia caused by blunt force injuries sustained during the assault in July, and the manner of death to be a homicide.

On November 7th, 2019 EPS released that they have charged Cynthia Hamelin, with the first-degree murder of Guiseppina Micieli.

The 2019 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here