Regina police investigating third murder of 2019 – News Talk 980 CJME

Regina police investigating third murder of 2019 - News Talk 980 CJME
Regina police investigating after woman, 29, shot after late-night car chase
Officers responded to the area of 7th Avenue and Garnet Street at approximately 12:04 a.m. Upon arrival they located the victim lying on the sidewalk and began administering emergency first-aid.

Street signs indicate the corner of Garnet Street and 7th Avenue, an area in which police discovered an injured man laying on the sidewalk. The man died and his death is now being investigated as a homicide. BRANDON HARDER/ Regina Leader-Post

Police are investigating Regina’s third homicide of 2019 after officers responded to a call that reported a man laying on a sidewalk just after midnight Saturday.

Anyone with information in connection to this incident is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

According to a police issued news release, officers responded to the area of 7th Avenue and Garnet Street at approximately 12:04 a.m. Upon arrival they located the victim lying on the sidewalk between Garnet and Cameron Street and began administering emergency first-aid until EMS arrived at the scene.

One resident said he heard gunshots around midnight and later saw around a dozen police cars in the area. He also said police had blocked off both Garnet and Cameron Street along 7th Avenue early Saturday morning. By early afternoon, the police tape had been removed.

Officers later found some of the stolen belongings a few blocks away in the 2000 block of St. John Street.

Police say the victim’s name will not be released at this time as police are confirming his identity to notify his family of his death.

The investigation into the incident remains ongoing with additional help from the forensic identification unit and major crimes unit.

A woman found by police with an apparent gunshot wound just after midnight Saturday told Regina police she had been chased by another vehicle.

 Anyone with information that can assist police in this investigation is asked to contact police at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS).

Officers and paramedics found a 29-year-old woman in her vehicle with serious injuries. She was transported to hospital for treatment.

A 29-year-old woman is recovering from serious injuries after a late night car chase in Regina ended in gunfire.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

A 29-year-old woman is recovering from serious injuries after a late night car chase in Regina ended in gunfire.

Police were called to the area of Dewdney Avenue and Garnet Street for a report of aggressive driving and a possible gunshot.

Officers found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound in her car near Dewdney Avenue and Garnet Street around 12:10 a.m. Saturday.

Police say the altercation may have started in the 1400 block of Edward Street. The woman drove off in her vehicle, but was chased by the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call Regina police at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS).