Rapper John Danny Wea Wea shot to death in Laval

Laval police responded to a 911 call reporting a shooting in the Auteuil sector, on March 6th at approximately 6:00am.

Police arrived to find John Dany Elias Espinal, 26, on his driveway suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Elias Espinal was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police have no suspects at this time but believe the shooting was targeted.

Frank Pascal Dieudonné shot to death in Saint-Philippe

According to police Frank Pascal Dieudonné, 36, was shot to death near his residence on Dupuis Street in Saint-Philippe on February 22nd.

police and paramedics arrived to the condo building to find Dieudonné deceased. No arrests have been made at this time.

Dieudonné had just been released from prison in November, where he had been serving time on drug related charges.

Azzedine Laknit stabbed to death in Montreal’s 4th homicide of 2019

Montreal police were called to the area of Vezina St. and Coolbrook Ave., in Cote Saint-Luc on report of a stabbing on February 20th at approximately 6:45am.

Police arrived to find a 35-year-old man, and a 50-year-old man suffering from injuries wounds. Both men were rushed to hospital where 50-year-old Azzedine Laknit died of his injuries.

35-year-old Kamel Chebbout injuries were not life threatening and he was later charged with second-degree murder.

Police believe the two men have stabbed each other, and they are unsure if anyone else was involved in the incident.

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Ali Mahadi Mahamat charged with his girlfriends murder

Montreal police responded to an altercation in progress on February 26th at an apartment building on Sauriol Alley, near Meunier St. and Tolhurst park.

Police arrived at the scene to find Noemie Lavoie, 24, with multiple injuries to her upper body lying unconscious on the ground. Despite life saving efforts Lavoie died of her injuries.

Ali Mahadi Mahamat, 23, has been charged with second degree murder.

Cocaine Smuggler Ray Kanho, fatally shot in Laval

Police said a passerby notified athorities after finding Ray Kanho, 42, on the ground suffering from injuries at Edimbourg St. and Potier St on February 13th.

Kanho was rushed to hospital where he died of a head wound on February 14th. No arrests have been made.

Ray Kanho was known to police and served 8 months in jail for his involvement in the 2006 Project Colisée investigation into the Rizzuto organization.

Missing girl found dead under a home in Salluit Quebec

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.

*Salluit is the second northernmost Inuit community in Quebec, Canada, located on Sugluk Inlet close to the Hudson Strait and was formerly known as Sugluk.

Tony Magi Shot to death in Montreal’s first homicide of 2019

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Montreal police responded to a report of gunshots in the west-end neighbourhood of Notre-Dame-de-Grâce in the morning of January 24th

Police arrived to find Tony Magi unconscious on the sidewalk outside a construction site. Magi was suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Police said Magi died in hospital of his injuries. No arrests have been made at this time.

Tony Magi had reported links to organized crime in Montreal. Magi survived a kidnapping in 2005, and a shooting that left him in a coma in 2008.

Two Men Dead in St. Leonard Shooting; 31st and 32nd Montreal Homicides

Two men were shot Monday in the Montreal borough of St. Leonard close to noon. A 38 year old male victim died at the scene; a 41 year old male died later in hospital.

The shooting took place in an apartment building on Jean-Talon Boulevard East. Suspects fled in an unknown direction. No arrests as yet have been made.

The homicides were the 31st and 32nd for Montreal in 2018; in all of 2017 there were only 24 homicides.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here.

3 men who made a citizens’ arrest could be facing murder charges in Montreal’s 29th homicide.

Montreal police received a call regarding a fight on Nicolet St. near Ontario Street, on November 27th. It has been reported that three men, ages 37, 48 and 78, ran after a 34-year-old man after he allegedly robbed an East End depanneur and fled down an alleyway.

Police arrived to find the 34-year-old man unconscious on the ground. He was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries. Police have not released the exact cause of death but said they do not believe a weapon was involved. Police have deemed the death of the alleged thief a homicide.

Police said the three men could now face charges of second degree murder.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here. 

 

Body found in torched car deemed a homicide by Montreal police

Montreal police said a car was found burning on Halpern Street on the Highway 40 service road around 2:30 a.m on November 23rd.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze, only to find a deceased victim in the vehicle. Police have not released whether the body is male or female, but have categorized the death as the city’s 28th homicide of 2018.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here.