Salter Street Scene of City’s Ninth Homicide

Manitoba Post StaffNews

WINNIPEG – The city’s ninth homicide took place on Salter Street last night and the Winnipeg Police are looking for any information from people who were in the area to help with the investigation.

A man in his thirties was assaulted around Salter Street and Selkirk Avenue just before 2:40 am. and managed to travel a short distance south on Salter before paramedics and police arrived.

He was transferred to the hospital in critical condition and died a short time later.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Homicide Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).