Saskatoon Police investigating the city’s 7th homicide of 2019

Saskatoon police responded to report of an injured man in the 1700 block of 20th Street West, on June 30th at approximately 4:00 am.

Police and paramedics located Gabriel Wapass, 47, and life-saving measures were unsuccessful. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

A 21-year-old man has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder. Anyone that may have information regarding this incident to call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300.

The 2019 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here,

15 year old boy dies in Saskatoon’s latest homicide

Saskatoon police responded to an injured male in a residence in the 500 block of Avenue J South on June 3rd at approximately 1:00 am.

Police arrived to find a 15 year old boy suffering from serious injuries. His name will not be released at the request of the family.  The cause of death will not be released by the Saskatoon police. Investigators said they believe the homicide was targeted.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300.

The 2018 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here.