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'Someone out there is missing this little boy': Toddler found dead outside Edmonton church

Edmonton police homicide section was investigating the suspicious death of a male toddler found Friday near 155 Avenue and Castle Downs Road.

Police asked for the public’s assistance to identify “specific articles of clothing belonging to the toddler” and said the clothing was found on the scene, but did not say what the toddler was wearing. 285 more words


'My hands were around her neck:' trial hears murder suspect's alleged confession

CALGARY — A man suspected of strangling his wife and burying her body in the house they shared told an undercover officer he found his hands around her neck during a heated argument and “then she was gone.” 439 more words


Ottawa triple murder trial: Accused killer Bush admits his hair root at crime scene

Ian Bush, the Ottawa consultant on trial for the 2007 killings of three seniors, has now admitted that a hair root found at the scene of the crime is in fact his. 343 more words

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Preliminary hearing begins for Joseph 'David' Caissie, accused of murdering Carol King in 2011

A preliminary hearing is underway in Saskatoon provincial court for Joseph ‘David’ Caissie, who is charged with murder in the 2011 death of his ex-girlfriend, Carol King. 261 more words

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Murder suspect kept wife's body buried in basement for two years

Domestic murder suspect Allan Shyback confessed to strangling his common-law wife and burying her body in their basement for two years, a Calgary court heard Tuesday. 587 more words

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Son charged after woman found slain Easter Monday in northeast Edmonton home

Homicide detectives have charged a 30-year-old man with second-degree murder and possession of a dangerous weapon after his mother was found slain Easter Monday in the northeast Edmonton home they shared. 188 more words

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La Ronge restaurant owner dies from injuries after armed robbery

The owner of a La Ronge restaurant died on Sunday of injuries he sustained during a robbery on Saturday night.

Simon Grant, 64, was found inside his business, Louisiana’s BBQ Restaurant, by RCMP officers who were called to the scene just before 11 p.m. 147 more words