September 17, 2021 Media Release

Assault – Investigation: C21-216808

On September 17, 2021 at approximately 1:30 a.m., the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the area of Selkirk Avenue and McGregor Street for the report of a passenger aboard a Transit bus who had been assaulted by another passenger.

Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male on the bus who was injured and subsequently transported to hospital in unstable condition, where he was later upgraded to stable condition. Investigators believe that two male passengers aboard the bus became involved in an altercation when the victim was assaulted with a weapon. The suspect then fled the area.

This investigation is continuing by the Major Crimes Unit. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information please call investigators in the Major Crimes Unit at 204-986-6219 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