Two men were shot at the Johnny G’s restaurant location on Main Street in Winnipeg after midnight Wednesday. They later died in hospital.
This is the fourth and fifth homicide in Winnipeg in 2019. In 2018 there were 22 homicide in Winnipeg versus 21 in 2017.
Update February 8th Winnipeg police have released the identity of the two victims in the February 6th homicide as Anthony Brian Cromastey, 30, and Rodney Albert Kirton, 25. Police have revealed that the deceased males died as a result of simultaneous gunshots to each other. Both handguns have been recovered.
Alberta RCMP are classifying a January 29th suspicious death as homicide after an autopsy was completed. 49 year old Darren Reid was found deceased in a residence. No cause of death has been announced, but RCMP were responding to reports of gun fire.
Hamilton police responded to a 911 call reporting a shooting at 56 Mountain Brow Blvd, on January 30th at approximately 5:55pm.
Police and paramedics arrived to find a 44-year-old Cece Luppino suffering from a fatal gunshot wound.
Police are looking for a suspect described as male, black, average or athletic build, wearing a black waist-length winter coat black pants, black boots, black toque, and grey shirt. The suspect was seen walking through the neighbouring property at 52 Mountain Brow Blvd, and into the victim’s open garage. After the shooting the victim fled southbound on Rendell Blvd.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Doug Jonovich at 905-546-4863.
Oqubec police are investigating after the body of a girl was found deceased under a home on January 27th.
Police said they were notified of the missing girl at approximately 3:30am on January 27th by the victim’s family member. The victims identity and age have not been released. Police have only referred to her as a minor.
Cause of death has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.
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