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February 16, 2016

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Suspicious Item – C16-0032393

On February 15, 2016 at approximately 7:40 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to a restaurant located in the 2200 block of McPhillips Street regarding a suspicious item located.

The business was evacuated and members of the Winnipeg Police Service Bomb Unit were notified.

It was determined that the suspicious item was not an explosive device.

Members of the Major Crimes Unit continue to investigate.

Anyone with further information regarding this investigation is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219.


Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Tammy Skrabek, Public Information Officer

Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

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E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca

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