Man fatally stabbed in Winnipeg’s 31st homicide of the year

By | September 1, 2020

WINNIPEG — Winnipeg police have arrested and charged a 21-year-old man after a 47-year-old man was stabbed to death Monday afternoon.

Winnipeg police officers went to the 800 block of Arlington Street at around 11:15 a.m. following a report of an assault.

Once they got to the scene, officers found a man who had been stabbed. He was rushed to hospital in critical condition where he died.

Police have identified the victim as Darrell Joseph Dumas, 47, from Pukatawagan, Man.

Officers arrested a suspect in the 400 block of Maryland Street.

Harley Eugene Nepinak, 21, is charged with second-degree murder. Police noted Nepinak was also the subject of an arrest warrant. 

The charge has not been proven in court.

The death is the 31st homicide in Winnipeg in 2020.

The homicide unit continues to investigate. Police ask anyone with information to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.

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