Winnipeg police identify victim in Henry Avenue homicide

Winnipeg police cruiser. (Photo: Northern Plains Freelancer)

Winnipeg police have identified a 30-year-old man who was found injured in the South Point Douglas area and died.

On Sunday, at approximately 2:30 p.m., police responded to the first 100 block of Henry Avenue for the report of a seriously injured man.

First responders preformed emergency first aid but the man had already succumbed to his injuries.

A post-mortem examination has confirmed the death as a homicide.

The victim has been identified as Princeton Xavier Linden Upshaw from Winnipeg.

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 the city’s 10th homicide of the year.