Winnipeg police are investigating a woman’s death in the Maples as a homicide.
Police responded to the 100 block of Marlow Court at around 10 p.m. Saturday and located an unconscious woman suffering from upper-body injuries.
Officers provided first aid before an ambulance arrived. The 31-year-old victim was transported to hospital in critical condition and succumbed to her injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (204) 986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).
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UPDATE: Monday, May 30 — The deceased has been identified as Tessa Perry, 31, of Winnipeg.
Justin Alfred Robinson, 29, of Winnipeg has been charged with second-degree murder and failing to comply with a probation order.
He remains in custody.