Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 05/16/2014 9:38 AM
A 56-year-old woman from Long Plain has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Winnipeg man whose body was found April 1.
Charged is Valerie Arlene Assiniboine.
Police found the body of 51-year-old John David Goundry in his apartment in the 400 block of Elgin Avenue April 1.
"Homicide Unit members continued with the investigation and with the assistance of the Forensics Services Unit a suspect was identified. On May 15, investigators arrested the suspect without incident," Const. Jason Michalyshen said today. "Investigation has revealed that the victim and suspect had been involved in a verbal argument."
The police are alleging that, "the argument escalated to the point where the suspect armed herself with a knife and stabbed the victim in the upper body."
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Feds ink deal with Red Cross for evacuations
Manitoba's CFS to stop housing kids in hotels in June
Byfuglien to face hearing for 'violent, deliberate' cross-check
Portage La Prairie crash under investigation
Winnipeg family crowd sourcing liver donation for 11-year-old girl
Mayor Bowman target of online post inciting people to attack him; police examining situation
Welcome to our cowardly new world order
Canada wants to increase U.S. tourism marketing
Ethics commissioner dismisses counter-complaint Vic Toews made against Pat Martin
Hiding the truth when CFS fails
Russian trawler with 132 crew sinks, at least 43 dead
Senator miffed about expenses audit
Sentencing today for driver in crash that killed two students
City to use smoke bombs to control gopher population
Nova Scotia tall ship towed inshore
Police seek girl, 13, missing a month
Relief after house where 3 kids killed torn down
Annual Litter Index reveals Winnipeg's messiest streets
Tragedy strikes family of Canadian diplomat
Manitoba Hydro has spent $31 million on Conawapa station since report calling for spending to stop
War against ISIL to cost extra $528 million
Police investigate assault on Hargrave
Cynthia Lennon dies aged 75
As Nigeria celebrates Buhari's stunning win, challenges loom
Feds trample on Downs racing
California governor orders mandatory water restrictions
Lifting veil off attitudes about niqab, hijab
Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles
Maple Spring turns sour in Quebec
Gary Dahl, creator of 70s fad Pet Rock, dies at 78 in US
Google Maps turns into Pac-Man's chomping grounds
Elegant Easter meal brings forth flavours of spring
Agricultural fertilizing can begin early: province
Rally against Bill C-51 to be held in Osborne Village
We pledge to not blab to the media
Fair Elections Act is actually unfair
Bombers add Oxendine to roster
Winnipeg students to compete in U.S. ethics bowl
Compassion in the courtroom
Take party sandwiches up a notch