Mark Poodlat dies after assault in Yellowknife

Yellowknife RCMP received a call for service at the Sobering Centre regarding an injured man on September 3rd at approximately 5:40pm.

Police arrived to find Mark Poodlat, 36, suffering from serious injuries. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on September 5th.

Victor Ugyuk was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, however, since Pooslat has passed away a homicide investigation has begun.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Yellowknife RCMP at 669-1111

2 Charged with the murder of a Yellowknife Taxi Driver

Yellowknife RCMP responded to a report of an unconscious adult male who had been located in a white SUV City Cab in the area of Stanton Territorial Hospital on November 19th at approximately 4:47am.

Police said the victim was transported into the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The victim’s identity and cause of death have not been released.

RCMP have arrested Elias Schiller, 18, of Yellowknife, and James Schiller, 49, of Yellowknife. Both Elias Schiller and James Schiller have been charged with murder.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Man dies in Yellowknife after assault

Police recived a call of a disturbance at 4 a.m on March 30th at a Dettah home.  Police arrived to find a man in serious condition, he was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries on March 31.

Police have a suspect in custody, no charges have been laid at this time.

Yellowknife man murdered

Police arrived at the scene Sept 28th, where they found a man and woman, both critically injured.

The man was pronounced dead on arrival to the Stanton Territorial Hospital. The woman was sent to hospital and is being treated.

The man who turned himself in has been arrested for murder and attempted murder.