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Woman Stabbed, Robbed Walking in Winnipeg Back Lane

Woman Stabbed, Robbed Walking in Winnipeg Back Lane

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A 27-year-old woman was stabbed several times and pushed to the ground before being robbed of her belongings in a Winnipeg back lane.

Police were called Friday to the area of McGee Street and Maryland Street north of Wellington Avenue at around 11:45 p.m., where they found the victim suffering from upper body injuries.

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Youth Charged in West End Shooting Death of Teen

Youth Charged in West End Shooting Death of Teen

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have a 15-year-old boy in custody, charged with manslaughter after the death of a 17-year-old boy on Saturday.

Police were called to the 1000 block of Sherburn Street at around 12:20 a.m. and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the upper body. He was taken to hospital and later succumbed to his injuries.

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Bear Clan Patrol Receives Nearly $200K from Province

Bear Clan Patrol Receives Nearly $200K from Province

Bear Clan Patrol
Bear Clan Patrol volunteers search industrial areas in Winnipeg’s North End, Saturday, November 5, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG — A community crime prevention group has received nearly $200,000 in funding from the Manitoba government.

The Bear Clan Patrol is receiving more than $126,000 from the province’s Proceeds of Crime Fund toward infrastructure and safety improvements including a 15-passenger van, first aid kits, safety gear and bikes for patrol.

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Meth, Drug Trade Fuelling Recent Spate of Violence: Winnipeg Police Chief

Meth, Drug Trade Fuelling Recent Spate of Violence: Winnipeg Police Chief

By Kelly Geraldine Malone, The Canadian Press

Danny Smyth
Winnipeg Police Superintendent Danny Smyth speaks at a press conference in Winnipeg, Wednesday, November 12, 2014. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Police say a conflict this week in which officers were forced to look for cover as bullets struck their police cruisers in a Winnipeg neighbourhood was linked to a methamphetamine crisis.

Police Chief Danny Smyth said Wednesday’s confrontation was the latest in an unprecedented number of armed-and-barricaded situations connected to the highly addictive street drug.

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Teen Charged Following Hours-Long Armed Standoff: Winnipeg Police

Teen Charged Following Hours-Long Armed Standoff: Winnipeg Police

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Bullet holes are seen on a Winnipeg police cruiser that was fired upon during an armed and barricaded situation on Bannerman Avenue on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. (WPS / HANDOUT)
Winnipeg Police ARV Shot
The Winnipeg police armoured rescue vehicle (ARV1) also suffered damage from a bullet fired during a standoff on Bannerman Avenue Wednesday. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police have a 16-year-old boy in custody after an hours-long armed standoff on Wednesday.

Police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Aikins Street and Mountain Avenue at around 6 a.m., further leading officers to a home in the 300 block of Bannerman Avenue.

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