Hatchet-wielding man threatened paramedics, say Winnipeg police

A Winnipeg man is behind bars after a bizarre incident in which he allegedly threatened paramedics with a hatchet, said police. Police said paramedics were called to the 200 block of Vaughn Street Thursday evening in response to a report of a man in medical distress. An ambulance brought the man to Health Sciences Centre in stable condition, but before […]

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Two behind bars for string of South Osborne break-ins, say police

A pair of suspects are under arrest for a string of South Osborne break and enters. Police said the suspects targeted homes that were under renovation or construction in the area and stole items which were later sold online. More than a half-dozen break-ins took place in the area through February and March, said police, and included the theft of […]

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Winnipeg police looking for missing 10-year-old boy

Winnipeg police are looking for a missing 10-year-old who was last seen Friday morning. Kingston Hamilton-Yackel is described as 5’0″, with a medium build and a shaved head. He was last seen in downtown Winnipeg wearing a black and white checkered jacket, a black sweater, jeans and a grey toque with fur trim. Police are concerned for his well-being, and […]

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Missing Winnipeg woman last seen in early January

Winnipeg police are asking for the public’s help in tracking down a missing woman. Clarissa Audy, 30, last spoke to family in December 2018 and was last seen in the city in early January. Police said she’s known to frequent the downtown area and Portage Place mall. Audy is described as 5’5″, 122 lbs, and is believed to have long, […]

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Police to discuss West End animal cruelty arrest

At their media briefing Monday morning, Winnipeg police will be discussing an animal cruelty arrest – reportedly a puppy mill – that occurred in the Daniel McIntyre neighbourhood. An animal services officer will be at the briefing to talk about the case, along with one of the dogs from the incident. Global News will live stream the briefing. Source: Read […]

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Second warrant, more charges issued for Winnipeg fugitive

A fugitive from Winnipeg police has been slapped with a number of new charges. A second warrant is out for the arrest of Roy Christopher Brandson, 36, who was already wanted by police for a violent break-and-enter incident on Sinclair Street Dec. 8. The second warrant relates to incidents between June 1 and Sept. 30, and include assault, sexual assault, […]

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