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February 8, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Homicide Investigation - C17-0027664

Male shot - Public Assistance Requested:

On February 8, 2017 at approximately 10:10 a.m., emergency personnel responded to the area of Powers Street and Aberdeen Avenue regarding an injured male.

An adult male was located with injuries consistent with being shot. He was transported to hospital in critical condition and later pronounced deceased.

Members of the Homicide Unit have been notified and continue to investigate. Notifications and the results of an autopsy are pending.

Witnesses who may have seen or heard anything in relation to the incident is asked to call police immediately.

Homicide Investigators can be contacted at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

  • Last Update: February 8, 2017

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