July 30, 2020 Media Release

Missing Person C20-178178: Cassidy SYLVESTER

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing 35-year-old female, Cassidy Sylvester.

Sylvester was last seen on July 28, 2020 around the University of Manitoba in the City of Winnipeg.

She is described as 5’4” with a thin build, dark brown hair and brown eyes

The Winnipeg Police Service is concerned for SYLVESTER’S wellbeing and is asking anyone with information regarding her whereabouts to contact the Winnipeg Police Service Missing Persons Unit at 204-986-6250.


Motor Vehicle Collision: C20-179052

On July 29, 2020, at approximately 6:00 p.m., emergency services personnel responded to the intersection of Keewatin Street and Pacific Avenue for a motor vehicle collision involving two vehicles. 

An adult female was transported to hospital in stable condition and an adult male was transported to hospital in critical condition. The adult male has since been upgraded to stable condition however will suffer from life altering injuries. They were both in the same vehicle.

The driver of the second vehicle remained on the scene. The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

The investigation is continuing by members of the Traffic Division. Anyone with information regarding the matter, or that may have witnessed the collision, is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


Motor Vehicle Collision: C20-179246

On July 29, 2020, at approximately 10:00 p.m., emergency services personnel responded to the intersection of Moncton Avenue and Grey Street for a motor vehicle collision involving a cyclist. 

The cyclist, a 50-year-old male, was transported to hospital in critical condition where he was pronounced deceased.

The driver of the vehicle fled the scene and has not been identified.

The investigation is continuing by members of the Traffic Division. Anyone with information regarding the matter, or that may have witnessed the collision, is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).



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
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca