Crime and Police

Winnipeg police investigate after man found dead inside home on Alexander Avenue

Police were still on scene at a home on the 500 block of Alexander Avenue, Wednesday. after a man was found dead within the residence yesterday.  Photo: Northern Plains Freelancer.

Update: The deceased has been identified as Greg Joseph Jr Dumas, 33. His death has been ruled a homicide.

Earlier:

Winnipeg police are investigating a suspicious death at a home on Alexander Avenue near Isabel Street.

On Tuesday at approximately 11:45 a.m., police responded to a report of an insecure premise at a residence located at 516 Alexander Avenue. Responding officers found a deceased man within the home.

Police say the circumstances surrounding the man’s death are suspicious.

The Homicide Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).