December 15, 2021 – Media launch


Suspected automobile fireplace – investigation: C21-290022

The Main Crime Unit is investigating a suspected fireplace that broke out in a automobile.

Simply earlier than midday on December 11, 2021, WFPS ran right into a charred automobile present in a distant space close to Rue des Trappistes and Waverly Avenue (southwest of St. Norbert).

The automobile seems to be a white Ford Escape.

Anybody with details about this automobile or its proprietor is requested to name the Main Crime Unit at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Theft with a Weapon – Public Assist: C21-287882

Officers from the Winnipeg Police Service East District are looking for a suspect within the investigation of three associated robberies/assaults: Derek James McDonald, 28, of Winnipeg,

On December 10, 2021, police obtained studies of two adults threatening them with bear spray. The victims (an grownup driver and an aged passenger) reported giving a experience to an acquaintance. As soon as they reached their vacation spot within the 600 block of St. Anne’s Street, he threatened to rob them armed with bear spray. They’d nothing to show over, and the suspect left the automobile and fled.

Shortly after, police obtained one other report within the 600 block of St. Ann’s Street about a further theft and assault with bear spray.

A small group of individuals, together with the suspect from the primary report, had been at a residence. An argument ensued, and one of many people was threatened with bear spray and robbed of their cash. The sufferer ran outdoors in quest of security within the ready automobile. The suspect chased the sufferer and launched bear spray into the automobile, injuring one other grownup. A toddler was sitting within the automobile however was not hit. Thereafter, he fled the world on foot.

macdonald He’s wished on a Canada-wide warrant for being at giant illegally and has a warrant for theft with a weapon.

McDonald’s is taken into account harmful, don’t strategy it.

When you’ve got details about MCDONALD’s whereabouts, contact investigators at 204-986-8430 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS.

Stolen Car – Investigation: C21-291250

The stolen automobile was reported to Winnipeg Police at round 7:05 a.m. on December 14, 2021. The automobile, named Jeep Wrangler, was stolen whereas it was parked within the 400 block of School Avenue. Later that day, at round 9:30, the proprietor noticed his automobile within the again alley of the five hundred block of Redwood Avenue.

When the proprietor confronted the occupants of the stolen automobile, a suspect pointed a pistol at him. No photographs had been fired, and the sufferer was not injured.

At roughly 7:55 a.m. on 15 December, the automobile was positioned, parked within the 500 block of Aberdeen Avenue.

The investigation into the incident is underway by the members of the Main Crime Unit. Anybody with info is requested to name investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Assault with Weapon – Probe: C21-291367

On December 15, 2021, at roughly 2:45 a.m., emergency companies personnel reply to a report of an injured male at a multi-unit residence within the 500 block of Spence Avenue. The sufferer, a 30-year-old male who had sustained extreme stabbing accidents, was taken to hospital in an unstable situation. Since then his situation has been stabilized. To this point nobody has been arrested.

The investigation into the incident is underway by the members of the Main Crime Unit. Anybody with info is requested to name investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Gun – Probe: C21-291250

At roughly 9:45 p.m. on December 14, 2021, Winnipeg Police responded to an incident within the first 100 block of Marbury Street. Preliminary info was {that a} man was seen armed with a gun outdoors the condo block after which opened fireplace on the constructing. After this, the accused opened fireplace on a automobile parked within the space. There was no report of damage.

The investigation into the incident is underway by the members of the Main Crime Unit. Anybody with info is requested to name investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Business Theft – Investigation: C21-291199

On December 14, 2021, at roughly 8:00 p.m., Winnipeg police responded to a report of a theft that befell at a fuel bar positioned within the 500 block of Pennette Street. Two suspects entered the kiosk with pistols and demanded cash and cigarettes. No photographs had been fired and no casualties had been reported. Suspicious particulars are usually not out there presently.

The investigation into the incident is underway by the members of the Main Crime Unit. Anybody with info is requested to name investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


Constable Jai MurrayPublic Data Officer
Constable Dani McKinnonPublic Data Officer

Constable Claude ChanceyPublic Data Officer

Kelly Dehnopublic affairs supervisor

Workplace: 204-986-3061
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca



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