Thursday, May 5, 2016

News Release - Winnipeg Police Service

Winnipeg Police Service

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Assault Weapon – C16-87958
On May 3, 2016, at approximately 4:15 p.m. Winnipeg Police responded to a report of shots heard in the area of Isabel Street and Elgin Avenue.

Investigators have determined that two groups of males were arguing with each other from either side of Isabel Street.

The two groups confronted each other which resulted in one male suffering a gun-shot wound. The 21-year-old male victim was conveyed to hospital where he remains in stable condition.

Police are looking for two suspects described as:

1. Male, Aboriginal in appearance, early 20's, approximately 5'9" in height, skinny build, with black short hair.

2. Male, Aboriginal in appearance, early 20's, approximately 5'9" to 5'10" in height, medium build, with black short hair.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crime Unit. Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or with further information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).  


For further information contact either:
Constable Jason Michalyshen, Public Information Officer
Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Phone: (204) 986-3061 | Fax: (204) 986-3267 | Email:

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