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Suspicious Death in Michaëlle Jean Park Prompts Homicide Investigation

Updated: Nov 16, 2023

Winnipeg, November 16, 2023 - A quiet morning in the Lord Selkirk Park neighborhood turned grim as the Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a deceased individual in Michaëlle Jean Park at around 11:00 a.m. November 14th.

Upon arrival, officers confirmed the presence of a deceased individual. Police have deemed this a suspicious death. The Homicide Unit is now leading the investigation, delving into the particulars surrounding the unfortunate demise.

The identity of the deceased male has not been disclosed pending family notification and further investigation. Authorities are withholding additional details about the individual's identity, cause of death, or any potential suspects as the inquiry remains ongoing.

"In situations like this, where the death is considered suspicious, our primary goal is to thoroughly investigate and determine the circumstances leading to such a tragic outcome," stated a spokesperson from the Winnipeg Police Service.

Law enforcement officials are urging anyone with pertinent information that may aid in the investigation to come forward. Individuals can reach out to investigators by calling 204-986-6508. For those preferring to provide anonymous tips, Crime Stoppers is available at 204-786-TIPS (8477) or online at


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