Officer Involved Shooting - UPDATED

(Winnipeg Police Release)


Police have said the suspect that was injured in yesterday’s officer-involved shooting (near Lagimodière Boulevard and Fermor Avenue) has been identified as a 16-year-old female.

Officers provided medical treatment at the scene, and the female was transported to hospital in critical condition but was pronounced dead.

WINNIPEG - On April 8, 2020, at approximately 5:37 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service were involved in an officer-involved shooting in the area of Lagimodière Boulevard and Fermor Avenue. One suspect has been transported to hospital. No condition is available at this time. A number of individuals have been taken into custody. The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba (IIU) has been notified.

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