Sunday, October 8, 2017

Body found under Edmonton garage Identified

I Heart Radio is reporting that "A former Kitimat resident has been identified as the man whose remains were found buried under a garage in northwest Edmonton last week. City police there say 42-year-old Derek James Winnig had been reported missing back in May."

"Acting on a tip, police discovered the body last Friday, buried in a pit about two metres below the concrete floor of a garage. Police are treating the case as a homicide, but have not released the cause of Winnig's death." This case is dodgy as f*ck.


  1. Organized Crime?

    1. Yeah I noticed all the pictures of Harleys on his pinterest.

    2. So what, the guy liked Harleys and cars. He graduated from a 12 month recovery center. Everyone is quick to assume shit about ppl they only know what their pinterest or whatever is posted.

  2. Yes. Heartbreaking. I am his oldest sons mother. Derek had such a huge heart. Nate is devastated. Lots of healing ahead but Derek is at peace now. We are taking some comfort in that. Ty for being his friend and I sure hope they find out who did this so his Mom and family can get some closure :(

  3. I am sorry for your loss. There is good and bad in everyone. Usually when things run afoul it's because they were trying to stand up for good.


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