Waterloo Police were dispatched to a residence on Marianne Dorn Trail in the city of Kitchener at approximately 6:50 p.m on January 25th on the report of an injured male.
Police arrived to find a 48-year-old male suffering from serious injuries. The victim was declared deceased at the scene. Police have not released the cause of death at this time.
A 77-year-old man was arrested at the scene and charged with second-degree murder. It has been reported that the victim was the son of the accused.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777
Waterloo Regional Police responded to report of a shooting at a residence on Windale Crescent in Kitchener at approximately 4:15 a.m on December 15th.
Police arrived to find Yafiet Rezene, 19, deceased at the scene. Police have determined that there was a gathering at the home when an altercation broke out between a group of people who are believed to be known to each other and several shots were fired.
Two other people were shot but received non-life-threatening injuries. Two people were arrested, one for Obstruct Police and one for drug-related offences.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8191 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Update May 11th 2020
Waterloo Regional Police arrested two males, aged 23 and 28, on May 4, 2020 in Kitchener and charged both with Second Degree Murder and Possession of a Restricted Firearm with Ammunition.
Canadian Major City Homicides By Gender, November 24th 2019.
Kitchener Waterloo Police responded to reports of a shooting in a parking lot in the area of Pandora Avenue and King Street at approximately 11:15am on September 20th.
Police and paramedics arrived at the scene to find Isaiah Thomas Macnab, 20 deceased. The cause of death has been determined to be multiple gunshots.
Police are searching for the driver of a stolen four-door Mercedes car that was seen leaving the area with two individuals inside. The stolen vehicle’s licence plate a is BZBP153.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8666
The Waterloo Regional Police Service, and the Kitchener Fire Department, responded to Sprucedale Crescent shortly after 8 a.m. on August 22nd on report of an explosion.
Police arrived to find Edresilda Haan, 58, deceased in the backyard of the home. A 58-year-old male, who also resided in the home, was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries.
Police determined that Edresilda Haan’s death was the result of a homicide. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation.
Anyone with information to call 519-570-9777 ext. 8419.
Update October 9th 2018
Udo Haan, 58, who remains in hospital under medical care, has been charged with first-degree murder and one count of arson with disregard for human life in relation to the house explosion that took the life of his wife Edresilda Haan.
Waterloo Regional Police responded to a check on welfare at a residence on Pearl Place in Kitchener at approximately 2:15 p.m. on August 12.
On arrival police found Yvonne Umutoniwasi, 28, of Kitchener, deceased. Police said the death of Umitoniwasi is suspicious and still in the early stages.
Anyone with information in regards to this investigation is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8666 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Waterloo Regional Police were called to a home at 150 Elm Ridge Drive in Kitchener at approximately 1:20am, on July 8th.
Police arrived at the home to find Shawn Yorke, 45, dead in the home of a gunshot wound. Police believe the shooting was targeted.
Anyone with information in regards to this investigation is asked to call 519-570-9777 ext. 8666 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Waterloo Regional Police responded to a report of an injured male at 926 Courtland Avenue East, at approximately 8:45pm on June 18th.
Police arrived to find Ronald Chandler, 66, suffering from obvious injuries. Chandler was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Police are looking to speak to a man who was seen in the area at the time of the stabbing. He is described as white, late 20s to early 30s with a thin build and short, light-coloured hair. He was wearing a black backpack and carrying a guitar.
Update August 24th
Jeremy Peter Winnan, 22, from Kitchener has been charged with second degree murder, one count of Indignity to a Dead Body and Breach Probation.
Anyone with information is asked to call 519-570-9777 ext. 8424
Kitchener Police responded to an altercation outside a residence on Kenora Avenue, April 15th at 12:05am.
Police discovered a 23 year old male suffering from an alleged stab wound. The victim was rushed to hospital where he dies of his injury. The victim’s name will not be released until his next of kin is notified.
A 22 year old man has been arrested, Police cannot release his identity until he appears before a Justice.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-570-9777
Update April 17th
Police have identified the deceased as Lam Diing. A post-mortem determined the cause of death to be stabbing.
Nicholas Salim Ndayisenga, 22, from Kitchener, has been charged with one count of Second Degree Murder.
Waterloo Regional Police are investigating an n altercation resulting in the death of a Kitchener man on August 31st at approximately 11:30pm on on Chandler Drive.
Police said the man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. The victims name and cause of death have not been released.
Two male youth have been arrested.
More to come…
Waterloo Regional Police are investigating the death of a man that happened as a result of an altercation on August 27th at approximately 4:45 p.m.
The victim was rushed to hospital after being located with serious injuries on Mooregate crescent. The victim died in hospital of his injuries. Police have not released the cause of death.
The name of the victim will not be released until his next of kin has been notified.
One man has been arrested however no charges have been made public at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crime at 519-653-7700 ext. 8666