Man from Pukatawagan dies after being assaulted and stabbed in Winnipeg

A 47-year-old Pukatawagan man died of stab wounds he received when he was assaulted in Winnipeg Aug. 31.

Darrell Joseph Dumas was found by Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) officers responding to a report of a series assault in the 800 block of Arlington Street. He was transported to hospital in critical condition and later died of his injuries.

article continues below

A suspect was arrested by officers in the 400 block of Maryland. Harley Eugene Nepinak, 21, who had a warrant for his arrest at the time he was apprehended,  is charged with second-degree murder. 

The WPS homicide unit continues to investigate Dumas’s death.

© Copyright Thompson Citizen


NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Thompson Citizen welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus