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1940-1949
  
  • Camp cook is remanded on murder charge
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jul 1948, p. 1     Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Brompton Paper Company ; Man stabbed by cook ; Argued over bacon ; Charged with murder ; Remanded until August 5 ; Leo Neveau (Victim) ; Charles Wynn (Charged)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jul 1948, p. 1   Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Brompton Paper Company ; ...
  • Witnesses tell of fatal knife affray in camp
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Sep 1948, 1, 30     Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Brompton Paper Company ; Crawley-McCracken dining hall ; Man stabbed by cook ; Argued over bacon ; Charged with murder ; Witness testimonies ; Leo Neveau a.k.a. Leo Neveu (Victim) ; Charles Wynn (Charged)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Sep 1948, 1, 30   Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Brompton Paper Company ; ...
  • Didn't know he grabbed knife, Wynn testifies
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Sep 1948, p. 13     Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Crawley-McCracken dining hall ; Man stabbed by cook ; Argued over bacon ; Charged with murder ; Witness testimonies ; Accused testifies ; Leo Neveau a.k.a. Leo Neveu (Victim) ; Charles Roderick Wynn (Charged)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Sep 1948, p. 13   Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Crawley-McCracken dining hall ; ...
  • 2 Youths get 2-year terms
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Jul 1949     Break and Enter ; Park Clothing Store ; Stolen Clothes ; Louis Fucille (Charged) ; William Gordon (Charged) ; Stony Mountain Penitentiary
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Jul 1949   Break and Enter ; Park Clothing Store ; Stolen Clothes ; Louis ...
  • Man is arrested in hit-run case
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Aug 1944, 1, 10     Man arrested ; Hit and run accident ; Woman died ; Clavet and North Cumberland Streets ; Numerous charges ; Dangerous driving ; Failure to remain ; Driving without permit ; Doris Pasziesny (Victim) ; Benjamin Morsette (Charged)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Aug 1944, 1, 10   Man arrested ; Hit and run accident ; Woman died ; Clavet ...
  • Mrs. Desmeules escapes noose ; to serve life
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Dec 1946, p. 1     Woman convicted of murder ; Scheduled to hang ; Sentence changed ; Life imprisonment ; Marie Desmeules (Convicted) ; Susan Thoms (Victim)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Dec 1946, p. 1   Woman convicted of murder ; Scheduled to hang ; Sentence changed ; ...
  • Mrs. Marie Desmeules
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jul 1946, p. 1     Marie Desmeules (Charged) ; Susan (Susie) Thoms (Victim) ; Body Found in Bed ; Severely Beaten ; Rooming House ; 121 Myles Street ; Remanded in Custody ; Photo
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jul 1946, p. 1   Marie Desmeules (Charged) ; Susan (Susie) Thoms (Victim) ; Body Found in ...
  • Mother and friends weep as Wynn freed of murder : "I'm awfully glad," his first words
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Sep 1948, p. 1     Found not guilty ; Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; Crawley-McCracken dining hall ; Man stabbed by cook ; Argued over bacon ; Charged with murder ; Leo Neveau a.k.a. Leo Neveu (Victim) ; Charles Roderick Wynn (Charged) ; Other cases ; Ingvall Pearson convicted of manslaughter ; ...
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Sep 1948, p. 1   Found not guilty ; Red Rock ; Stabbings ; Bush camp ; ...
  • Remand Martin on murder count : court crowded to hear charge against accused
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Mar 1947, 1, 19     Schreiber area ; Cook's Lake mining property ; Antelope Mine ; Two men murdered ; Each shot twice ; Murder weapon not found ; Man in court ; Facing murder charges ; Charles (Chuck) Martin (Charged) ; Joseph D. Grant (Victim) ; Marcel Duchesneau (Victim) ; Photo
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Mar 1947, 1, 19   Schreiber area ; Cook's Lake mining property ; Antelope Mine ; Two ...
  • Gets ten months in hit-run case
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Sep 1944, p. 1     10-month sentence ; Dangerous driving ; Failure to remain at scene ; Hit and run ; Woman injured ; Later died ; North Cumberland and Clavet Streets ; Doris Pasziesny (Victim) ; Benjamin Morsette (Charged)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Sep 1944, p. 1   10-month sentence ; Dangerous driving ; Failure to remain at scene ; ...
  • Pleads guilty to 3 charges in hit-run case
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 8 Sep 1944, p. 8     Man pleads guilty ; Hit and run accident ; Woman died ; Clavet and North Cumberland Streets ; Numerous charges ; Dangerous driving ; Failure to remain ; Driving without permit ; Alcohol a factor ; Doris Pasziesny (Victim) ; Benjamin Morsette (Charged)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 8 Sep 1944, p. 8   Man pleads guilty ; Hit and run accident ; Woman died ; ...
  • Martin committed for trial : Schreiber slayings
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 May 1947, 1, 3     Schreiber area ; Antelope Mine ; Two men shot ; Bodies buried under snow ; Man charged with murder ; Preliminary hearing held ; Will go to trial ; Charles (Chuck) Martin (Charged) ; Joseph Grant (Victim) ; Marcel Duchesneau (Victim)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 May 1947, 1, 3   Schreiber area ; Antelope Mine ; Two men shot ; Bodies buried ...
  • Woman is acquitted of murder at Kenora
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 16 Jun 1944, p. 1     Kenora area ; Woman charged with murder ; Acquitted ; Hugh McDonald (Victim) ; Florida Wilcox (Acquitted)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 16 Jun 1944, p. 1   Kenora area ; Woman charged with murder ; Acquitted ; Hugh McDonald ...
  • Woman's statement is read at Kenora in murder trial
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 15 Jun 1944, p. 2     Kenora ; Murder trials ; Woman's statement read ; Shot man in self-defense ; He threatened her ; Hugh McDonald (Victim) ; Florida Wilcox (Charged)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 15 Jun 1944, p. 2   Kenora ; Murder trials ; Woman's statement read ; Shot man in ...
  • Woman charged in Thoms murder : Mrs. Desmeules held in custody
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1946, p. 1     Murder Charge ; Vagrancy ; Rooming House ; 121 Myles Street ; Body Found ; Badly Beaten ; Mother Charged ; Baby Taken ; Susan (Susie) Thoms (Victim) ; Marie Desmeules (Charged) ; Susan Thoms (Proprietor) ; Marie Desmeules (Tenant)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1946, p. 1   Murder Charge ; Vagrancy ; Rooming House ; 121 Myles Street ; ...
  • Mrs. Desmeules committed for trial on evidence at preliminary hearing
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 31 Jul 1946, 1, 11     Murder Trials ; Preliminary Hearing ; Witness Testimony ; Suspect Drunk ; Cleaned up Blood ; Possible Weapon Found ; Circumstantial Evidence ; Rooming House Murder ; 121 Myles Street ; Woman Dead in Bed ; Severely Beaten ; Susan Thoms (Victim) ; Marie Desmeules (Charged)
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 31 Jul 1946, 1, 11   Murder Trials ; Preliminary Hearing ; Witness Testimony ; Suspect Drunk ; ...
  • Year Suspended Sentence Imposed On Rail Engineer
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Mar 1949, p. 1     Railway Accidents ; Lawrence Downey ; Criminal Negligence ; William McMullen (victim) ; Guilty plea
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Mar 1949, p. 1   Railway Accidents ; Lawrence Downey ; Criminal Negligence ; William McMullen (victim) ...
  • Woman sentenced to hang Nov. 26 : Mrs. Desmeules is convicted of slaying Miss Susan Thoms
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Sep 1946, 1, 11     Murder Trial ; Guilty Conviction ; Death Penalty ; Sentenced to Hang ; November 26th ; Rooming House ; 121 Myles Street ; Proprietor Dead ; Badly Beaten ; Marie Louise Desmeules (Charged) ; Susan Thoms (Victim) ; Photo
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Sep 1946, 1, 11   Murder Trial ; Guilty Conviction ; Death Penalty ; Sentenced to Hang ...
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