Charges laid against suspect in fatal stabbing
Police were looking for Winnipeg resident Edmond Chartrand. (Source: Winnipeg Police Service)
Published Friday, November 24, 2017 2:41PM CST
Last Updated Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:27PM CST
Winnipeg police said a suspect is in custody after they asked for the public’s help to track down a 29-year-old man in connection with a fatal stabbing incident in July.
It happened on July 27 around 7:45 p.m. at a home in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue.
Officers arrived at the home to find a 29-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman who had both been stabbed. They were both taken to hospital, and the man eventually died due to his injuries.
On Nov. 30, police said Winnipeg resident Edmond Chartrand was taken into custody.
On Dec. 6, police said he was arrested in Edmonton with help from the Edmonton Police Service.
Chartrand has been charged with second degree murder and attempted murder. He remains in custody.
Source: Jamie Dowsett/CTV News