August 17, 2021 Media Release

Homicide – Investigation: C21-190682


In a homicide on August 16, 2021, the deceased person has been identified as Deena Anne MARKWICK, 45, of Winnipeg.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Homicide Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


As previously released:

On August 16, 2021, at approximately 2:00 a.m., Central District General Patrol officers, with the assistance of the Tactical Support Team, responded to the report of a female who had been shot in the 500 block of Young Street.

Police located a 45-year-old female lying outside with a severe gunshot wound. They administered emergency first-aid, and the victim was transported to hospital in critical condition. She later succumbed to her injuries.

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