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Police identify victims in two Winnipeg homicides

Photo of a Winnipeg Police Service shoulder badge.
Photo of a Winnipeg Police Service shoulder badge. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

A 25-year-old man is dead after a Main Street stabbing Thursday evening, say Winnipeg police.

Emergency personnel found the victim, identified as Steven Anthony Sealy, around 6:25 p.m. in the 600 block of Main Street, and rushed him to hospital in critical condition, where he was pronounced dead.

The homicide unit continues to investigate, and police are asking anyone with information to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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Police have also identified the victim in a Wednesday afternoon shooting near Isabel Street and Ross Avenue.

Brian James Brisson, 57, was found in the back lane between Ross and Elgin Street around 1:40 p.m. and taken to hospital in critical condition, where he died of his injuries.

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Anyone who was in the area around 1 p.m. and may have seen any suspicious or unusual activity is asked to call police at 204-986-6508.

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