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Police Lay Charges in College Avenue Homicide

November 27, 2020 11:49 AM | News

Winnipeg Police Logo CrestUPDATE: Tuesday, December 15Justin James Scott Gledhill, 26, of Winnipeg, has been charged with second-degree murder.

Police say it’s believed the victim and a suspect were together in a suite during the daytime hours of November 26, 2020, when a dispute occurred and escalated to an assault. The suspect then fled the suite, and the victim was discovered deceased the next day.

Gledhill was arrested on December 14 and remains in custody.

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Winnipeg police are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead inside a William Whyte house early Friday.

Officers responded to the 200 block of College Avenue just before 4:30 a.m. for a report of someone with serious injuries.

The death is being treated as a homicide.

The deceased has been identified as Kelvin Fredrick Sumner, 38, of Winnipeg.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (204) 986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).