April 19, 2021 Media Release
The Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit continues to investigate the murder of Hayder Hassan. Hassan was shot and killed Friday afternoon, April 16, while at a cemetery in the 1200 block of McGillivray Boulevard.
Investigators ask anyone who may have been driving on McGillivray between 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. on Friday and have dash-cam video to contact the WPS Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508.
As previously released:
On April 16, 2021, at approximately 5:10 p.m., Winnipeg Police units responded to reports of shots fired at a cemetery located in the 1200 block of McGillivray Boulevard. One male was struck by gunfire and transported to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
The victim has been identified as Hayder HASSAN, 21, of Winnipeg.
This investigation is continuing by members of the Homicide Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 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