Winnipeg police investigate homicide after woman found injured in St. Vital

Winnipeg police cruiser. Photo by Northern Plains Freelancer.

Winnipeg police are investigating the city’s first homicide of 2020 after a woman was found injured at a home in the St. Vital area.

On Friday evening, police responded to the first 100 block of Hindley Avenue for a report of suspicious circumstances. Shorty after, officers located an injured woman inside a residence.

She was transported to hospital in critical condition and later pronounced deceased.

Police say an adult male has been arrested.

Members of the Homicide Unit continue to investigate.

More information is expected to be released on Monday.