Elijah Kozak found injured in a Saskatoon apartment hallway dies in hospital

Saskatoon police and paramedics responded to report of an injured man in the 200 block of 5th Avenue North at an apartment building on August 10th at 10:40pm.

Police arrived to fins the injured male in the hallway of the building. He was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries. The victim has been identified as Elijah Kozak, 24.

This is the second homicide that has occurred in the apartment this year.  On April 1st Colin Sutherland died in his apartment in the same building.

Police said Duran Laplante, 24, is wanted for second degree murder.

Police are asking anyone that may have information regarding this incident call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300

The 2018 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here.

First degree murder charge laid in a missing persons case.

Gravelbourg Police said Claude Landry, 48, has been missing since July 13th when he was last seen in Gravelbourg the previous day.

Police initially called the disappearance suspicious but have since laid charges.

74 year-old Robert Arams of Gravelbourg, SK, has been charged with: First Degree Murder, and Indignity to a Body

42 year-old David Earl Prentice of Lafleche, SK, has been charged with: Indignity to a Body.

No other information has been made available by RCMP at this time.

Jordan Ballantyne found dead in Prince Albert

Prince Albert police said Jordan Ballantyne was located in a yard near the intersection of 6th Ave and 20th St East on July 13th,  just after 9 pm.

An autopsy was conducted and revealed the death of Ballantyne was a homicide. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information about Ballantyne’s death contact police at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Little information released around fatal Dauphin stabbing

Dauphin RCMP were called to the 100 block of 9th Street SW on July 14th at approximately 3:00am.

Police arrived to find a 32-year-old male victim deceased. Police said the man died from a stab wound.

a 29-year-old man from Fishing Lake First Nation has been arrested and charged with manslaughter.

Crystal Louise McFadyen found dead following a house fire

Saskatoon police are investigating after Saskatoon Fire Department located a deceased body while responding to a fire on July 6th at a home in the 200 block of Avenue F North.

Police have identified the deceased as 37 year old Crystal Louise McFadyen. Police said McFadyen was 8 months pregnant at the time of her death. Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

McFadyen had been reported missing by her family on July 5, 2018. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

The 2018 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here.

Prince Albert’s first homicide of 2018

Prince Albert police and paramedics responded to report of a shooting in an alley in the 200-block of 9th Street East on June 28th.

Police located the 28-year-old Tyrell Bird, who had been shot in the face. The man was taken to hospital for treatment where he died from his injuries on July 3rd.

Police said they have identified several suspects and said that they believe the shooting was targeted.

Brandy Robillard found dead in Black Lake

Black Lake RCMP were called to the area medical clinic,  on June  10th at approximately 5:30pm on report of a sudden death.

Police said the autopsy of Brandy Robillard, 24, revealed her death to be a homicide. The cause of death has net been made public at this time.

A 31-year-old man from Black Lake has been charged with Second Degree murder in relation to the death of Robillard.

Brennan Ahenakew found dead in a burnt out car in Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation

Shellbrook RCMP detachment received a complaint of a burning vehicle on the Ahtahkakoop First Nation on May 10th at approximately 10:12am.

Brennan Ahenakew, 20, was reported missing to RCMP Thursday May 10th at 5:00pm by his parents. Ahenakew was last seen in the evening of Wednesday May 9th.

Police said the remains that were found in the vehicle were identified as Brennan Ahenakew.

Cause of death has not been released at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

Suspicious Death in Midale Confirmed Murder Suicide by RCMP

RCMP said the deaths of the two persons at a business in the community of Midale on April 20, 2018 has been deemed a murder suicide.

The investigation revealed that the victim, Mary Lou Clauson,61, of Midale, SK was killed by Patrick NG,74, of Midale. Mary Lou Clauson had been an employee at the business owned by NG.

The cause of death wil not be released at this time. RCMP will not be providing any further updates.