Arrest made in Higgins Avenue murder, Winnipeg police say

Higgins Street closed off between between Austin and Main Street as Winnipeg police investigate a serious assault. Aug, 17, 2022. Corey Callaghan / Global

A 20-year-old Winnipeg man is in custody and facing a second-degree murder charge in connection with an Aug. 17 stabbing, police said.

The victim, Brian Edward Anderson, 40, was stabbed outside a Higgins Avenue hotel early that morning, and died in hospital after being rushed there in critical condition.

Homicide investigators arrested Elijah Moneyas on Blake Street Wednesday and charged him with the killing.

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