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April 11, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Homicide - Arrest: C17-71900

On April 10, 2017, at approximately 3:10 a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to the 400 block of Camden Place in response to a 911 call.

The first officer to arrive located a female in her fifties who was suffering from serious upper body injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A short time later police arrested a female in her forties who was also a resident on Camden Place.

Brenda Lee SCHUFF, 44-years-old, has been charged with Second Degree Murder.
Schuff has been detained in custody.

Arson – Investigation: C17-72439

On April 11, 2017, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Services (WFPS) and Winnipeg Police responded to Harbourview Golf Course at 1867 Springfield Road for a report of a working fire. Crews arrived to find the play structure at this location on fire.

There were no injuries. Damage is estimated at $200,000. The Winnipeg Police Arson Unit is investigating.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Arson Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6813 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

  • Last Update: April 11, 2017

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