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July 27, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Thelma Krull Investigation - Update: C15-145099

Thelma Krull was last seen on July 11, 2015 in the East Kildonan area. Investigators believe the following are likely circumstances surrounding her disappearance:

 -Investigators believe that Thelma Krull was the victim of a crime.

- Investigators believe that on July 11, 2015, shortly after she arrived at     Civic Park at approx 8:00 a.m. she was involved in a physical altercation with a male and was forcibly removed from the area.

 -  Investigators further believe Thelma was observed with this male in the area of Kimberly Ave. and Grey St. and that she appeared to be in distress.

On July 11, 2015 this male would have had access to a residence in the immediate vicinity of Civic Park and specifically the area near Kimberly Ave. and Grey St. where he was last seen with Thelma KRULL. This male may have been living in the area.

The suspect is described as:
- Indigenous male in his forties,
- 5’6” – 5’8” in height
- Heavy build, weighing approximately 270 lbs. with a large stomach and a chubby face.
- Dark hair with a bowl-style cut going straight across the forehead, or possibly wearing a dark coloured skull-cap or beanie on his head.

The following are police composite images of the suspect:

Homicide investigators would like to speak with anyone who may have information regarding this male or a possible sighting of Thelma in his company near Kimberly Avenue and Gateway Road.

We continue to ask anyone with information that hasn't yet spoken with investigators to come forward.

Members of the Homicide Unit can be contacted directly at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477)

MISSING PERSON – Sherrie GARSON C17-160031 - Located

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing 16 year old female, Sherrie GARSON. 
GARSON was last seen in the Garden City area of Winnipeg in the evening of
July 20th, 2017. 

GARSON is described as Indigenous, 5’7”, heavy build with short brown hair and brown eyes. GARSON was last seen wearing dark grey zebra print pajama pants, pink shirt, black & grey zip up hoodie & black & grey high top runners.

The Winnipeg Police Service is concerned about GARSON's well-being and is asking anyone with any information regarding her whereabouts to contact the Winnipeg Police Service Missing Persons Unit at 204-986-6250.

    • Last Update: August 8, 2017

Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
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Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

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