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March 28, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Request Assistance to Locate Christopher Edwin MURDOCK

MIHRSOU Request Assistance to Locate Christopher Edwin MURDOCK
The Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit, which consists of both RCMP and WPS Members, is requesting assistance from the Public in locating Christopher Edwin MURDOCK.  Police are seeking to locate MURDOCK as he failed to comply with his Long Term Supervision Order and is currently unlawfully at large.

MURDOCK was designated as a Long Term Offender on September 18, 2002 as a result of numerous sexual assault convictions.  On March 28th, 2017, MURDOCK failed to report to his Parole Officer.  Correctional Service Canada issued a Canada Wide Warrant for being unlawfully at large.  MURDOCK has an extensive criminal record which includes several sexual assaults, weapons and violent offences.  MURDOCK has a long history of alcohol and substance abuse.  MURDOCK was recently seen in the Winnipeg area but may be in the Fisher Branch/Fisher River area.

MURDOCK is 49 years old and described as an Aboriginal male, 6” (183 cms), 153 lbs (69 kg), black and gray hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information regarding MURDOCK’s whereabouts, please contact the Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit at (204)984-1888.  After normal business hours, please contact either the appropriate RCMP detachment or the Winnipeg Police Service at (204)986-6222 or Crime Stoppers at 786-8477 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.


Suspicious Package: C17-61724

On March 27, 2017 at approximately 3:30 p.m., Winnipeg Police responded to the area of 800 Century Street regarding a suspicious package. As a precaution, traffic in the area was diverted and the area was secured. Members of the Bomb Unit attended and removed the package which was later determined not to contain explosive materials. 

The investigation is continuing.

    Last Update: March 29, 2017

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