May 15, 2020 Media Releases

Stabbing – Investigation: C20-105183

As previously released:

On May 12, 2020, at 4:10 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to a report of an injured male who had boarded a City of Winnipeg transit bus located at Main Street and Pacific Avenue. The male was conveyed to hospital with significant injuries as a result of being stabbed. The victim remains in hospital in stable condition.


Members of the Major Crimes Unit continued with the investigation.

It is believed that two suspects had approached the 24-year-old victim and confronted him in a case of mistaken identity. A physical altercation occurred, and the victim was stabbed. The victim then fled onto a transit bus, at which time he was stabbed again.

The suspects were not known to the victim before the incident.

A 31-year-old male of Winnipeg has been charged with:

- Aggravated Assault
- Possession of a Weapon
- Carrying Concealed Weapon Prohibited Device or Ammunition

A 31-year-old female of Winnipeg has been charged with:

- Aggravated Assault

Both were detained.

Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Office: 204-986-3061