Winnipeg’s 19th Homicide of the Year Identified

Police at the scene of the city’s 19th homicide on Sunday, July 22, 2012. (STAN MILOSEVIC / CHRISD.CA)

Winnipeg police have identified Winnipeg’s 19th homicide of the year as Cherie Lynn Richard.

Police said Richard, 20, was on her bicycle in the 500 block of Furby Street when she was approached by a man and two females. The crowd got into a fight, and Richard was stabbed in the stomach.

She later died of her injuries.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 786-TIPS (8477).



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