Winnipeg man charged for death of brother’s killer during feud between gangs

Winnipeg police at a townhouse on Tim Sale Drive after a man was shot on November 4, 2019.

Brother of homicide victim charged for retaliation killing 

Winnipeg police say a man has been charged with murder for a gang-related killing last year that was done in retaliation for his brother’s death.

On November 2, 2019, at 1:25 a.m., police responded to a shooting at Citizen nightclub in the 200 block of Bannatyne Avenue. A deceased man was located and identified as Jamshaid Wahabi, 23.

On November 4, 2019, police responded to a shooting at a residence in the first 100 block of Tim Sale Drive. A deceased man was located and identified as Rig Debak Moulebou, 20.

Members of the Homicide Unit continued investigate.

It was determined that Moulebou was responsible for the murder of Wahabi, and Moulebou was killed in retaliation.

Winnipeg police gather evidence after a shooting at Citizen nightclub in the 200 block of Bannatyne Avenue, on November 2, 2019. Photo: Northern Plains Freelancer.

According to police, both homicides are a result of a feud between two gangs.

Investigators have now made four arrests in connection to the killing of Moulebou.

On January 22, 2020, Arnold Mbaka Nduta, 23, of Winnipeg, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

On February 28, 2020, Abdullahi Abdulrehman Mohamed, 23, of Winnipeg, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

On March 2, 2020, Manuchehr Haroon, 23, of Brandon, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

On March 27, 2020, Javaid Wahabi, 23, of Winnipeg, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder. Police confirmed that Javaid is the brother of Jamshaid.

All four were detained in custody.