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Man Sprays Unknown Substance on Teen Girl at St. Vital Centre

Man Sprays Unknown Substance on Teen Girl at St. Vital Centre

St. Vital Centre
St. Vital Centre (MALL-EXPRESS.COM)
St. Vital Centre Suspect
Winnipeg police consider this man to be a person of interest in the St. Vital Centre incident. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police are looking for a suspicious man that followed a group of girls at St. Vital Centre and sprayed an unknown substance on one of their sweaters.

The incident happened the afternoon of February 19 when the girls noticed an unknown man following them. Hoping to evade him, they entered a store within the mall. That’s when the suspect sprayed or deposited a sticky white substance on the clothing of a 14-year-old girl.

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Suspect Breaks into True North Offices, Steals Signed Jets Clothing

Suspect Breaks into True North Offices, Steals Signed Jets Clothing

True North Robbery
Winnipeg police are looking for a man who broke into the True North offices on Graham Avenue on February 21, making off with several signed Winnipeg Jets items. (WPS / HANDOUT)
Dustin Byfuglien - Dale Hawerchuk
A signed No. 33 Dustin Byfuglien Heritage Classic jersey and signed (right sleeve) Dale Hawerchuk Winnipeg Jets Heritage Classic jacket were among the items taken. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police are looking for a man who stole a number of items from the True North offices on Graham Avenue, including a signed No. 33 Dustin Byfuglien Heritage Classic game jersey.

The male suspect broke into the building on Monday afternoon and also made off with a signed Dale Hawerchuk Heritage Classic jacket, a laptop computer, a tablet, and a number of unactivated iPhones.

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Police Arrest 18 People in Cross-Border Drugs and Guns Investigation

Police Arrest 18 People in Cross-Border Drugs and Guns Investigation

By Liam Casey, The Canadian Press

Ontario Drug Raid
Police officers are shown at a staging area as they prepare for a raid in this undated police handout photo. Ontario Provincial Police say 18 people have been charged in a cross-border investigation into illegal guns and drugs, including the deadly opioid fentanyl. The 18-month investigation — known as Project Silkstone — involved OPP, the RCMP, Quebec provincial police, Montreal police, the Canada Border Services Agency and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO – Ontario Provincial Police)

VAUGHAN, Ont. – Ontario Provincial Police say 18 people have been charged in a cross-border investigation into illegal guns and drugs, including the deadly opioid fentanyl.

The investigation began by targeting multiple criminal groups trafficking firearms and drugs along the Highway 401 corridor between the Greater Toronto Area through to Montreal, and revealed drug trafficking to the U.S. as well, said OPP Deputy Commissioner Rick Barnum.

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