Manitoba

Man dies after assault in Winnipeg's West End

A 44-year-old man is dead after being beaten in Winnipeg's West End.

City now has 21 homicides since the start of the year

Winnipeg police were called to the green Maryland Street house on Monday evening. A man was pronounced dead from an apparent assault. (Jaison Empson/CBC)

A 44-year-old man is dead after being beaten in Winnipeg's West End.

The man was found unresponsive with multiple injuries around 6 p.m. Monday on Maryland Street, between Ellice and St. Matthews avenues, police said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. His death is the city's 21st homicide of the year.

Anyone with information that could assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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