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Officer Involved Shooting Leaves One Dead

Sunday, December 4, 2022 - Saturday night around 7:30 p.m. a traffic lead to a officer involved shooting where the suspect died.

While conducting a traffic stop, at Portage Avenue and Bourkevale Drive. Winnipeg Police became involved in an officer-involved shooting.

During the incident, a firearm was discharged by one of the officers striking the adult male driver. Officers immediately provided emergency medical care. The adult male was transported to hospital in critical condition; however, he succumbed to his injury.

The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba (IIU) has been notified and has assumed responsibility for the investigation. Please direct any follow-up inquiries to the IIU.


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