Wayne Panipakoocho charged with second-degree murder in relation to the death of an Iqaluit man.

Iqaluit RCMP responded to a report of an injured man in the 2600 block area on June 30th. The victim was quickly located and rushed to Qikiqtani General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The Victim’s identity and cause of death have not been released by RCMP at this time.

Wayne Panipakoocho, who is known to police was reported to have fled the scene. Mr. Panipakoocho of Pond Inlet was arrested just before noon on June 30th and charged with Second Degree Murder.

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Charges Laid in Pond Inlet Homicide

Pond Inlet RCMP responded to a disturbance on April 7th at a home in the community.

Police arrived to find a 21-year-old man deceased in the home. Police did not release the cause of death, however stated that the circumstances surrounding the death were suspicious.

an adult woman and an adult man have been arrested and both have been charged with second-degree murder.

Charges laid in Arviat, Nunavut homicide

RCMP have arrested and charged a 30-year-old man with murder after investigating a suspicious death. Police said a 29-year-old man was found dead in a suspicious manner on February 19th.

The RCMP Nunavut major crime unit said the investigation is still in its early stages.

Nunavut RCMP investigating a homicide in Pond Inlet

Nunavut RCMP Major Crime Unit is investigating the homicide of a   23 year old man that occurred in the early morning hours of November 9th in Pond Inlet. The suspect is in custody.

Little information is available at this time, police said the investigation is still in its early stages and further information ‎will be shared when available.

Igloolik RCMP charge Jerry Ulayuruluk with murder

Igloolik RCMP responded to a report of an assault on October 26th, where a teenage girl had been injured.

Police arrived to find a girl suffering from serious injuries. The victim was transported to a local health centre where she died of her injuries. Police have not released the age or identity of the victim at this time.

RCMP arrested Jerry Ulayuruluk, 43, of Igloolik, and charged him with one count of murder.

Suspicious Iqaluit death a murder suicide

Iqaluit police were called to the Tammaativvik Boarding Home in Iqaluit on  May 6, where a 22-year-old female was located with no vital signs.

The investigation lead police to find the victim’s 31-year-old domestic partner also deceased. On May 8th RCMP reported the deaths to be a murder suicide.

No other information is available at this time.

Andrew Muckpaloo charged with murder in Arctic Bay Nunavut

Nunavut police said an injured man was brought to the local health centre, where he died on March 26th at approximately 6:30 am. The victim’s name has not been released at this time.

Andrew Muckpaloo, 30, of Arctic Bay has been arrested and charged with murder in relation to the death. Muckpaloo will remain in custody and will appear in court in Iqaluit on April 10.