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Regina man charged with assault, forcible confinement of woman, child – Regina
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Regina man charged with assault, forcible confinement of woman, child – Regina

The Regina Police Service was called to a restaurant Monday morning after a woman and child where dragged away by a man. Police got the call of an assault around 5:30 a.m. on the 400 block of Albert Street North, and said the investigation led to a nearby apartment.Officers said as they entered the woman requested help, and had injuries consistent with assault.Police then learned that the man had conditions to have no contact with the woman, and that the man had threatened to further harm her if she called police. Trending Stories The Regina man was charged with aggravated assault, forcible confinement and failing to comply with conditions of a release order. Story continues below advertisement He was expected to make his first provin...
Winnipeg man stabbed and bear sprayed, woman assaulted – Winnipeg
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Winnipeg man stabbed and bear sprayed, woman assaulted – Winnipeg

A man was stabbed several times and bear sprayed while a woman was assaulted on Tuesday, Winnipeg police say. Police found a man is his 20s at a nearby restaurant on Keewatin Street and Logan Avenue suffering from stab wounds and the effects of bear spray after responding to an assault report at 9:57 p.m.Emergency first aid was administered and he was taken to the hospital in unstable condition but later upgraded to stable.Additionally, a woman also in her 20s was found nearby with minor injuries after being assaulted but she did not require medical assistance at the scene, police say. Trending Stories It is believed that the two victims (who are acquittances) were walking in the area when they were confronted by a group who then assaulted them. Story cont...
Prosecutors in Salman Rushdie attack seek delay to review about “30,000 files” of evidence
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Prosecutors in Salman Rushdie attack seek delay to review about “30,000 files” of evidence

The criminal case against the man charged with stabbing author Salman Rushdie involves so much potential evidence that prosecutors need more time to review it, the chief prosecutor said Wednesday.District Attorney Jason Schmidt of Chautauqua County in western New York said his office is reviewing about "30,000 files," without providing details. He said the volume of material entitled him to additional time to comply with a requirement to turn over evidence to suspect Hadi Matar's attorney.Matar's lawyer, Nathaniel Barone, questioned the need for delay. Prosecutors typically must share evidence within 20 days of an arraignment. "Just because there may be volumes of discovery out there, that doesn't change the fact that that's their job," Barone...
Suspect sought after robbery reported at Oshawa convenience store
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Suspect sought after robbery reported at Oshawa convenience store

Police are seeking to identify a suspect wanted in connection with a convenience store robbery in Oshawa. Durham Regional Police said on Thursday at around 9:30 p.m., officers received a report of a robbery at a convenience store on Wilson Road South.Police said a male suspect entered the store and selected some items.Officers said a “verbal altercation took place prior to the clerk being assaulted.” Trending Stories Sprite retires the iconic green bottle after over 60 years Yes, Canadians can enter the US$1.1 billion Mega Millions lottery. Here’s how Read more: Police lay charges against employee ...
Jet boat group calls for calm after beating filmed on river in Chilliwack – BC
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Jet boat group calls for calm after beating filmed on river in Chilliwack – BC

The head of a group that represents jet boat users in the Lower Mainland is calling for cooler heads to prevail after a caught-on-camera violent incident on the Vedder River on Sunday. Chilliwack RCMP launched an investigation after a man who was fishing from the riverbank was beaten viciously by three men who sped up in a boat near the Lumsden Road area. Read more: Beating of angler caught on video launches Chilliwack RCMP investigation Witnesses told Global News that anglers on the bank had previously yelled at the boat to slow down.“It saddens me,” said Rocky McIntyre, president of the Fraser Valley Jet Boaters Association.“We started this group to remember our friend Allan who passed away when he was in his jet boat and it flipped … the fact that our com...