Bay D’Espoir RCMP responded to report of a suspicious death of a woman on January 9th at approximately 930 pm.
Police arrived to the home where they found 28-year-old Chantel John, an indigenous woman of Conne River, deceased.
RCMP arrested 35-year-old Kirk Keeping of St. Jacques, NL, and charged him with first degree murder. Cause of death has not been released at this time.
Police were called to the area of Comerford’s Road around 8 p.m. Police had cordoned off a house in Conception Bay South on May 21st.
Police lockated the body of George Butler at approximately 8:10pm. The cause of death has not been released at this time. Philip Butler 36, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder in the death of his brother.
Labrador City detachment of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to a report of two men in an altercation at a home on Pine Avenue in the town of Labrador City, Thursday April 26th at approximately 3:00am.
RNC arrived at the scene to find 28-year-old Vincent Belanger Dompierre, of Montreal, deceased. Police are asking anyone who may have been in contact with Dompierre in recent weeks to contact them at 709-944-7602.
Vince Ward, 30, was arrested at the scene and charged with first-degree murder. Ward appeared at Provincial Court in Wabush on Thursday afternoon and remains in custody.
Gander police said the 14 year old girl was found dead on February 6th. Police have not confirmed the cause of death and wouldn’t say if there is any suspicion that a crime occurred.
RCMP said they are aware of recent social media posts and ask that anyone with information related to this case to contact police directly.
Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to a report of a deceased female in the area of O’Brien Farm on Oxen Pond Road on November 11th at approximately 8:20am.
An autopsy was completed revealing the identity of the victim as 36 year old Victoria Head, and the manner of death to be a homicide. Police are not releasing the cause of death at this time.
Police believe that Victoria Head may have been involved in the sex trade industry, which may be connected to her murder. Police are urging people involved in the sex trade industry, to be extra vigilant.
nyone with information on the homicide is asked to call the RNC at 709-729-8000
Update December 23rd
Steve Bragg, 35, of Mount Pearl, Newfoundland has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Victoria Head.
RCMP were investigating after two people were found dead over the weekend.
An 18 year old woman was found dead in a basement apartment inside a home on McGettigan Boulevard in Marystown September 16th.
The following day her partner 37 year old Jeff Kilfoy was found dead in a wooded area in the Mooring Cove area of Marystown.
RCMP have said that Kilfoy murdered the woman and then himself. No other information has been released at this time.
St John’s police responded to report of a stabbing in the area of Alderberry Lane area near Mundy Pond at approximately 3:30 p.m. Thursday September 7th.
Police found 36 year old David Collins suffering from serious injuries. Collins was rushed to hospital where he dies later that day.
Police said Craig Pope, 31, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of David Collins.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary are investigating the June 7th disappearance of Courtney Lake 24, as a homicide.
Lake was last seen leaving her home on Wellington Crescent in Mount Pearl, at 7:52pm, and getting into a truck on nearby Michener Ave at 7:54pm.
Police are asking for the Public’s help in identifying the vehicle and driver. The truck in question has a camouflage “deer head “decal on the passenger side of the back (truck pan) window.
Police have released a youtube video of the suspects vehicle, and Lake entering the vehicle.
Anyone with information is asked to call The RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS .
On July 24th a suspicious house fire took the life of former missionary and teacher Regula Schule 88. Police had originally said the death of Schule was suspicious and they were investigating.
On September 21 Jonathan Henoche, 30, had been charged with second degree murder in the death of Schule.
Police said that they received a 911 call reporting a 25 year old that had been abducted from his Seal Cove home at around 4:10am on July 30th. When police arrived the home was on fire.
Steven Miller was found dead on a driveway with multiple stab wounds in the Bayview Heights subdivision four hours later, and 7 km away from the Seal Cove Abduction.
Police are looking for 3 male suspects.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Paul Connolly 35, Calvin Kenny 25, and Kyle Morgan 19, are all facing charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, arson and robbery.
A Canada wide warrant has been issued for the arrest of Chesley John Lucas 23. He is wanted for charges of first degree murder, forcible confinement, robbery and arson in the death and abduction of Steven Miller.
Kyle Morgan was sentenced 1 year in prison for being an accessory after the fact. Kenny and Chesley Lucas, both pleaded guilty to manslaughter, forcible confinement, arson and robbery, were given 12 1/2-year jail sentences. Paul Connolly has pleeded guilty to manslaughter.