Winnipeg police investigating homicide on Atlantic Avenue

A man was found injured at a home on Atlantic Avenue between Salter and Powers streets on Sunday. (Photo by Harrison Powder)

Winnipeg police are investigating the death of a man who was seriously injured at a North End home and later died.

On Sunday, at 7:24 a.m., police responded to a residence in the 400 block of Atlantic Avenue for a report of an injured male.

Police Identification Unit at scene of a homicide at a home on Atlantic Avenue, on Sunday. (Photo by Harrison Powder)

Upon arrival, officers found a man suffering from serious injuries. The man was transported to hospital in critical condition where he was pronounced deceased.

The deceased victim has been identified as Gerald Justin Hamelin, 42-years-old, of Winnipeg.

Forensics unit investigates after a man was seriously injured at a home on Atlantic Avenue, Sunday morning. (Photo by Harrison Powder)

The investigation is continuing by members of the Homicide Unit.

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

This is Winnipeg’s 34th homicide of 2020.