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Ontario man killed in Winnipeg shooting; teenager arrested

The shooting took place on Sunday in the 500 block of Bannatyne Avenue. The shooting took place on Sunday in the 500 block of Bannatyne Avenue.

The Winnipeg Police Service has arrested a teenage male after an Ontario man was killed during a shooting in the city on Sunday.

Police began to investigate on Sunday night when they were called to a shooting in the 500 block of Bannatyne Avenue.

When officers got to the scene, they found an injured male youth, as well as a man who was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Homicide Unit continued to investigate and have identified the victim as Pharrell Asare, a 20-year-old man from Brampton, Ont.

Police have charged a 15-year-old male with manslaughter; causing death by criminal negligence; discharging a restricted firearm or prohibited firearm with intent; and possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm with ammunition.

Officers ask anyone with information or video footage that can help investigators to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477. Top Stories

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