The 2019 death of Eugene Kakewash, originally believed to be a heart attack, now being investigated as a murder

On March 1st, 2019, Brandon Police were called to a report of an unresponsive man in cardiac arrest at a home on Willowdale Crescent. Eugene Kakewash, 49, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

On January 23, 202 police released information that an autopsy was conducted and revealed the death to be a homicide. The cause of death will not be released as it could jeopardize the outcome of their investigation.

More information will be added as it becomes available. Anyone with information on is asked to call investigators at 204-729-2345.