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Two children ages 6 months and 3 years old, stabbed to death in Edmonton. Murder charges have been laid

Edmonton police responded to a domestic violence report on December 5th at approximately 5:35pm, at an apartment near 79th ave and 71 st. 

Police arrived to find an injured woman, who was allegedly being chased by a male suspect. Further investigation lead police to discover that there were two children involved, the youngest being the biological child of the suspect. 

Police were unable to locate the children during the initial search at the apartment where the children lived with their mother. 

The suspect was arrested at a garage that he had broken into, and after questioning the whereabouts of the children, police returned to the apartment. 

The children were found concealed under household items in a room that was being used as a storage room. Both children were deceased. Police charged the 29-year-old male suspect with 2 counts of second degree murder.

Police stated that the name of the accused will not be released as it does not serve an investigative purpose at this time. 

Update 
The Edmonton Medical Examiner has confirmed that two children ages six months and 3 years old were stabbed to death, and the manner of death is homicide.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Gursumeet Singh Brar found dead on a rural property in Strathcona County

Strathcona County RCMP responded to a 911 report of a deceased male on a rural property at Highway 14 and Range Road 231 in Strathcona County, on November 29th at approximately 8:35am.

Police arrived to find a deceased 25-year-old men who was later identified as Gursumeet Singh Brar. Police said the circumstances surrounding the death of Brar were suspicious, and the autopsy revealed the manner of death to be a homicide.  Cause of death has not been released.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Cordelius Terry Jackson Harrison wanted for the murder of Calgary’s latest homicide victim Rofas Ibrahim Sheikeldin

Calgary police were called to Paranoia nightclub located at 118 5 Avenue S.E. on November 25th, at approximately 2:50 am on report of an altercation.

Police believe that more than 20 people were involved in the altercation that left a man in his 30s in life-threatening condition. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. 

Police will not be releasing the identity of the victim or cause of death at this time.

Cordelius Terry Jackson Harrison 29, is wanted for second degree murder. He is described as approximately 5’9” tall, 190 pounds and most often has black, shoulder-length braided hair.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the police non-emergency number 403-266-1234

Update November 28th
Cordelius Terry Jackson Harrison, surrendered to Calgary police on Tuesday, November 27th. Harrison is facing a charge of second-degree murder in relation to the death of Rofas Ibrahim Sheikeldin, 37.

Arley Lagrelle dies as a result of his injuries at a Sunchild First Nation gas station attack.

RCMP responded to a report of an injured man at the Sunchild gas station at approximately 9pm on November 9th.

Police arrived to fins Arley Lagrelle, 23, suffering from serious injuries. Lagrelle was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Nancy Littlejohn, the mother of the deceased said her son died of stab wounds, however RCMP have not released the cause of death.

Police arrested several suspects at O’Chiese First Nation. No information regarding charges have been release at this time.

56-year-old Michael Antoniuk, dies as result of an assault in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to the report of an assault in the area of 108 Avenue and 31 Street on November 2nd at approximately 6:40pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find an unresponsive 56-year-old man. the victim was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as Michael Antoniuk, 56.

Autopsy revealed that Antoniuk  died as a result of stab wounds.

Investigators encourage anyone with information about this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update, Victim Identified – Calgary police investigation a fatal shooting in Penbrooke Meadows

Calgary  police responded to a residence in the 200 block of Pensville Close South East on October 24th at approximately 6:30am on report of a shooting.

Emergency crews arrived at the scene and located the male victim. He was declared deceased at the scene. No other information is available at this time.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact the police non-emergency number 403-266-1234

Update Nov.1
Calgary police have identified the victim as Aram Nadirl, 19. Police are asking that anyone who may have interacted or seen NADIRI between 9 p.m., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, and 6:30 a.m., on Wednesday Oct. 24, to contact the police non-emergency number 403-266-1234,

The 2018 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Ahmed Azmi Ahmed, dies of gunshot wounds in Edmonton’s latest homicide

Edmonton police responded to a weapon’s complaint at a commercial business near 96 Street and 105A Avenue on October 23rd at approximately 9:30am.

Police arrived to find Ahmed Azmi Ahmed, 39, suffering from gunshot wounds at his place of employment. Ahmed was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police encourage anyone with information about this homicide to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Dany Mudingila Mutombo, identified as victim of a fatal shooting in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to report of an injured male at Community League hall, near 40 Avenue and 117 Street, at approximately 2:30 a.m., on October 21st.

Police arrived to find Dany Mudingila Mutombo, 37, suffering from serious injuries. Mutombo was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Edmonton police released the cause of death on October 23 and said Mutombo died as a result of a gunshot wound and the manner of death is homicide.

Anyone with information regarding the death is asked to call EPS at 780-423-4567.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Edmonton police declare the death of Virgil Quinn a homicide

Edmonton Police responded to report of  an injured male in an alley near 118 Avenue and 82 Street on October 17th at approximately 9:40.

Police arrived to find 36-year-old Virgil Quinn, on the ground in medical distress. Quinn was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on October 28th. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Anyone who has information about this homicide is encouraged to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.