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Archive - 1988

# DATE VICTIM SUSPECT/ACCUSED METHOD CHARGE/SENTENCE LOCATION
01
1988.01.01
JOHNSON, Elsie (83)
SNOWBIRD, Alexander (25)
KIRKNESS, Mark Walter (26)
Beating 1st Degree Murder
SNOWBIRD - Guilty - Life - Parole 25
KIRKNESS - Acquitted.
McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg
02
1988.01.12
WOODHOUSE, David Clifford (34)
KIRKNESS, Ernest John (26)
JANDREW, Matthew William (31)
HARTIE, Elizabeth Jean (31)
Stabbing 2nd Degree Murder
Guilty Manslaughter
5 years
HARTIE - Guilty Attempted Murder - 1 year
Rooming House, Frances Street, Winnipeg
03
1988.01.17
SINGH, Mohabir (37)
MCDOUGALL, Edward Mark (26)
MCDOUGALL, Wayne James (24)
Stabbing 2nd Degree Murder
Plead Guilty -
1440 Pritchard Avenue, Winnipeg
*
1988.01.17
BOUVIER, Mark Anthony Joseph (22)
GOGAL, Kenneth A.
Accident?
Winnipeg
04 1988.02.13
BERTSCHINGER, Emil (53)
LY, Phat (19);
DUONG, Ky Trong (19)
Stabbing

1st Degree Murder
Guilty 2nd Degree
Life-Parole 10

Dunn-Rite Food Products, Hamelin Road, Winnipeg
05
1988.02.14
VANDAL, Adelard Joseph (67)
DENTON, John Gordon (25)
Stabbing 2nd Degree Murder
Guilty Manslaughter
Sentenced 8 years
In front of the Northern Hotel, 825 Main Street
Winnipeg
*
1988.03.09
HARPER, John Joseph "J.J." (36)
CROSS, Robert (33) (Winnipeg Police)
Shooting Inquest exonerated CROSS of wrong doing.
Winnipeg
06
1988.03.30
DAVIES, Katherine Gail (30)
NAULT, Roger Joseph (Donat) (41)
Shooting 1st Degree Murder
Guilty 2nd Degree - Life - Parole 20
1990 New Trial ends in Mistrail.
1991 Trial - Plead Guilty 2nd Degree - Life - Parole 15
Bertrand Street, Winnipeg
07
1988.03.30
OLINECK, Randall Brent (28)
NAULT, Roger Joseph (Donat) (41)
Shooting 1st Degree Murder
Guilty 2nd Degree - Life - Parole 20
1990 New Trial ends in Mistrail.
1991 Trial - Plead Guilty 2nd Degree - Life - Parole 15
Bertrand Street, Winnipeg
08
1988.06.25
NABESS, Mark Howard (29)
BELDOCK, James Kenneth (36)
Stabbing Plead Guilty Manslaughter
2 years
Winnipeg
09
1988.08.09
DOROSCHUK, Steve S. (30)
DAUDRICH, Jack Bruno (41)
Shooting (Died 5wks later from infection) No Charge. Self-Defence during a robbery.
Guaranteed Auto Sales, 333 Archibald Street, Winnipeg
*
1988.08.29
YOUNG, Donna (19)
PEGADO, Antonio Pereiro
Hit and Run Dangerous Driving Causing Death
23 months
Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg
10
1988.08.30
MARQUARDSON, Stanley Anthony (77)
SUZANSKI, Nicholas (66)
Beating 2nd Degree Murder
Guilty Manslaughter
Northern Hotel, Winnipeg
11
1988.09.03
POMPANA, Denise Mae (31)
POCIUK, Richard Stephen (26)
Beating 2nd Degree Murder
Guilty Manslaughter
7 years
Schultz Street, Winnipeg
*
1988.09.23
CIAMPINI, Georgio J.
Died while being arrested by Winnipeg Police.
Drug induced cardiac arrest. No Charges
Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg
12 1988.10.02 SMITH, Clarence Gilbert (45) BEARDY, Samuel George (30)
SUMNER, Allan Albert (28)
SUMNER, Lawrence Alfred (25)
Beating 2nd Degree Murder William Avenue, Winnipeg
*
1988.10.03
MENABNEY, Anthony (28)
LEGGE, Douglas Casey (25)
Vehicle Criminal Negligence Causing Death
3 years
Winnipeg Arena, Winnipeg
13
1988.10.05
CHRUSCH, Diane (41)
WHEELER, Glenroy Courtland (21)
Stabbing 2nd Degree Murder
Plead Guilty-Life-Parole 10
Gagnon Street, Winnipeg
14 1988.11.06
BESSETTE, Damien (7)
Male Youth
Jumped out of Vehicle being stolen and ran over. 2nd Degree Murder
Plead Guilty Manslaughter
3 years
Winnipeg
15 1988.12.17
JACK, Christine (33)
JACK, Brian (41)
Body never found. 2nd Degree Murder
1990 - Guilty - Life
1992 - New trial - Not Guilty
1996 - New trial - Guilty Manslaughter - 4 years
1997 - Third appeal - Acquited
Winnipeg, Manitoba
             
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1988.02.06
WOOD, Ronald Bruce
BEAR, Vincent Clint
 

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1988.02.19
Unidentified Female (22)
UNSOLVED
 

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1988.03.15
Unidentified Male
UNSOLVED
 

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1988.06.03
SCHWEDER, Frederick H.
HILL, Elias
 

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1988.06.18
DUCK, Danny
UNSOLVED
 

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1988.08.28
SINCLAIR, Carla Kim (18)
Unidentified Female
 

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1988.09.12
PARADIS, Joseph
HERAN, Maheshinder R.
 

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1988.10.09
NELSON, Madge Victoria (22)
Unidentified Male
Accident?

*
1988.10.28
SHAPIRO, Esther UNSOLVED
Accident?

Incident count complete (Winnipeg - 14).
Details needed.

MANITOBA (RCMP) HOMICIDES

#
1DATE
VICTIM
ACCUSED METHOD CHARGE/SENTENCE LOCATION
01
1988.02.19
PICHE, Micholina (56)
FUNK, Douglas Charles John Dean (36) Stabbing 1st Degree Murder
Guilty Manslaughter
4 years
Vita, Manitoba
02
1988.03.27
SHORTING, Jacqueline (14)
Male Youth (3)
Male Youth (5)
Shooting Accidental
No Charges
Little Saskatchewan First Nation, Manitoba
03
1988.05.14
HAYDEN, Leo Bernard (54)
FRENCH, Benjamin Elmer (23)
Stabbing 1st Degree Murder
Roseau River First Nation, Manitoba
04
1988.05.14
AZURE, Anthony William (35)
DUCHARME, John Anthony (19)
Beating 1st Degree Murder
Gravel Pit, The Pas, Manitoba
05
1988.06.11
MCNABB, Vernon Angus (20)
UNSOLVED
Hit and Run
The Pas, Manitoba
06
1988.06.13
RONDEAU, Glen (25)
UNSOLVED
Undisclosed
Hwy 1, 16km East of Falcon Lake, Manitoba
07
1988.06.18
CARIBOU, Michael Anthony (22)
LINKLATER, Allen Isaac (23)
Stabbing 2nd Degree Murder Lodge, 42km north of Lynn Lake, Manitoba
08
1988.08.19
THOMAS, Anne Victoria (84)
THOMAS, George Russell (84)
Shooting 1st Degree Murder
Suspect died in hospital before trial.
Killarney, Manitoba
09
1988.10.02
WASICUNA, Wilma May (42)
BLACKSMITH, Clarence I. (52)
Shooting/Suicide Suspect Suicided. Sioux Valley First Nation, Manitoba
10
1988.10
SINCLAIR, Lesley (3 months)
BRUCE, Merle Diane (23)
SINCLAIR, John
Asphyxiation BRUCE - Manslaughter
Plead Guilty
Suspended Sentence
Gypsumville, Manitoba
11
1988.11.11
OSBORNE, Ruba (34)
MERCREDI, Rita Marie (38)
Beating (Died 3mo later) Manslaughter
Thompson, Manitoba
12
1988.12.18
MOORE, Daniel Rupert (38)
ROSS, Alvin (50)
Shooting 2nd Degree Murder Dauphin River First Nation, Manitoba

UNSOLVED OR UNEXPLAINED DEATHS

#
DATE
VICTIM
CIRCUMSTANCES LOCATION
01 1988.02.14 FEMALE (22) UNSOLVED - Fell from the 22nd floor of Hargrave apartment block. Suspicious but may be accidental. Hargrave Place, Winnipeg
02 1988.04.20
STUBBS, Elizabeth (24)
Common law husband, BONE, Lloyd Ralph (39), assaulted day before. Found dead after overdose of barbituates. No murder charge. Charge Aggravated Assault.
Apartment, Pembina Highway, Winnipeg
03 1988.08.22
WILLIAMS, Cathy Lynn (22)
UNSOLVED - MISSING - Last seen in winnipeg near the 200 block of Furby Street in the late hours of August 22, 1988.
Winnipeg
04
1988.10.23
OWENS, Betsy Rose (15)
MISSING Pauingassi First Nation
Manitoba
05 1988 BOTTLE, Bernice (36) UNSOLVED Apartment
Winnipeg

OTHER RELATED TO WINNIPEG OR MANITOBA

#
DATE
VICTIM
ACCUSED METHOD CHARGE/SENTENCE LOCATION
01 1988.11.13
SQUIRES, Evan (70)
ALMAGUER, Arturo (21) Arrested at age 44
Shooting Capital Murder
Magic Valley Trailer Park in Weslaco, Texas
02 1988.11.13
SQUIRES, Wilda (65)
ALMAGUER, Arturo (21) Arrested at age 44
Shooting Capital Murder
Magic Valley Trailer Park in Weslaco, Texas

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