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Winnipeg man charged in Geoffrey Reid shooting death

A 21-year-old Winnipeg man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to a shooting death last weekend.
Geoffrey Oliver Reid died after being shot April 12 in Winnipeg. (Winnipeg Police Service)

A 21-year-old Winnipeg man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to a shooting death last weekend.

Police arrested Tristan Stewart Bradburn in the downtown area on Wednesday.

He is also charged with failing to comply with a probation order and is being held at the Provincial Remand Centre.

Winnipeg police in the 300 block of Alexander Avenue last weekend, where they say Geoffrey Reid was shot inside a home. (Nelly Gonzalez/CBC)
Geoffrey Oliver Reid, 27, was found just after 5 p.m. on April 12 suffering from a gunshot wound near Pacific Avenue and Ellen Street, north of the downtown area.

He was rushed to hospital in critical condition but later pronounced dead.

Police say Reid was at Bradburn's home on Alexander Street when a fight broke out. Bradburn allegedly pulled out a gun and fired a single shot that hit Reid.

Reid ran away but collapsed where he was later found.