Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Man’s Body in the Maples

Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Man’s Body in the Maples

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg has recorded its first homicide of 2018 with the death of a man in the Maples area.

Hossein Lotfi, 77, was found deceased in a home in the 100 block of Manila Road on Tuesday evening.

Police say they were led to the discovery following a traffic stop in the area of St. Anne’s Road and Fermor Avenue at around 8 p.m.

The homicide unit is investigating and ask anyone who had contact with Lotfi in the days leading up to his death to call police at (204) 986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).

— Staff


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