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September 26, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Child Sexual Abuse Imagery – Arrest – R17-27928

On June 27, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit was notified of an investigation involving the Cantonal Police of Aargau in Switzerland. Swiss Police captured an IP address, which was later determined to be located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

On September 25, 2017, members of the ICE Unit, with the assistance of the Technological Crimes Unit and West District Uniform Members, executed a Search Warrant in the St. James area of Winnipeg. Numerous electronic devices were seized and an on-site forensic preview revealed a number of images and a video depicting Child Sexual Abuse Images. The forensic analysis of the seized devises is continuing.

On the same date, members of the Winnipeg Police ICE Unit attended to the suspect's workplace where they arrested Robert Glenn Winterburn, 24-years-old of Winnipeg. He has been charged with:

  • Imports, Distributes, Sells, or Possess the Purpose of Distribution or Sale any Child Pornography X2
  • Possession of Child Pornography

 
He has been detained in custody.

MVC Hit and Run Investigation: C17-214839

As previously released: On September 24, 2017, at approximately 1:45 a.m., emergency personnel responded to a report of an injured male in the middle of the roadway at Talbot Avenue and Panet Road.

The victim, a 43-year-old male, was transported to hospital in critical condition where he remains.

Central Traffic Unit Investigators have determined that the male was the victim of a hit and run motor vehicle collision, and are seeking the public's assistance in locating the following suspect vehicle:

2011 and newer Blue Dodge Grand Caravan with obvious front end damage on the passenger side.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Central Traffic Unit at 204-986-6271 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Homicide Investigation – Update: C17-161171

The Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit has made a third arrest in the homicide of Trevor BODNAREKOn September 25, 2017, Anthony Shane MONIAS, 32-years-old of Winnipeg was arrested and charged with Manslaughter.

As previously released:

On July 21, 2017, at approximately 10:00 p.m., emergency personnel responded to the 700 block of Selkirk Avenue for a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.

The male was transported to the hospital in critical condition; however, he was subsequently pronounced deceased.

On September 20, 2017 Winnipeg Police homicide investigators arrested Craig Dylan MONKMAN, 19-years-old and Albert Kelly THOMAS, 34-years-old, both of Winnipeg. They were charged with 2nd Degree Murder and detained in custody.

    • Last Update: September 26, 2017

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