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: Northern Plains Freelancer)

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: Northern Plains Freelancer)

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: Northern Plains Freelancer)

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.