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Friday, December 16, 2016
News Release - Winnipeg Police Service
Friday, December 16th, 2016
Shooting Investigation C16-262594
On December 16th, 2016, shortly before 6:00 am, two males attended to a residence in the 400 block of Aberdeen Avenue, when a shooting occurred striking a 22-year-old male in the lower body.
This victim was transported to the hospital in unstable condition but has since been upgraded to stable condition.
The investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).
Update: Wanted Male Perez Cleveland C16-201752
On September 29th, 2016, the Winnipeg Police Service requested the public's assistance in locating an individual wanted in connection to a series of violent assaults that took place in Winnipeg. At that time, an arrest warrant had been issued for Perez Adaryll Cleveland.
Further investigation has since revealed an additional number of violent assaults involving Cleveland.
On December 13th, 2016, Perez Adaryll Cleveland, a 43-year-old male of Winnipeg, was located in the North End and placed under arrest.
Cleveland has been charged with 55 offences:
- Assault x 3
- Assault Cause Bodily Harm x 1
- Assault with a Weapon x 15
- Fail to Attend Court x 1
- Fail to Comply Recognizance x 16
- Forcible Confinement x 1
- Possession of a Weapon x 11
- Possession of a Restricted/Prohibited Weapon to Prohibition Order x 3
- Utter Threats to Cause Death or Bodily Harm x 4
He was detained in custody.
The investigation is continuing by the West District Crime Unit. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-2877 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).
Update: Missing Person Helena Schwab C16-260612
The Winnipeg Police Service had previously requested the public's assistance in locating a missing 51 year old female, Helena Schwab. Schwab was last seen on Tuesday morning, December 13, 2016, in the Elmwood area of Winnipeg near Main Street.
Schwab is described as Caucasian, 5'6", large build, red dyed short hair. She was last seen wearing a black long coat, beige pants, and Sketchers turquoise runners. She was driving a 2010 Silver Toyota Yaris, Manitoba Plate, HLK255.
The Winnipeg Police Service has since recovered her vehicle with Schwab still missing and the investigation on-going at this time.
2016 Festive Season Checkstop Program Week 2 Results
The Winnipeg Police Service Central Traffic Unit has provided the results from the second week the Festive Season Check Stop Program.
1860 - Vehicles stopped
39 - Roadside breath tests administered
10 - Drive Impaired / Drive Over 80mg% / Refusal charges (one of which includes Drive Impaired by Drug)
38 - Traffic related Provincial Offence Notices (PON) issued
The Winnipeg Police Service strongly encourages all motorists to have a plan in place before you go out this holiday season and throughout the year. Taking a cab or a bus, contacting Operation Red Nose or simply identifying a designated driver, are some options to consider.
Our message is simple, if you choose to drink or do drugs, DON'T DRIVE.
The Winnipeg Police Service would like everyone to have a safe and enjoyable festive season. The Festive Season Checkstop program is made possible through a partnership with Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries.
For further information contact either: Constable Jason Michalyshen, Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs