Winnipeg Police on Provencher Boulevard, area taped off

Winnipeggers may notice a police presence in St. Boniface Wednesday morning.Police are on scene at Provencher Boulevard, just before the bridge as part of an ongoing investigation.READ MORE: Winnipeg police involved in standoff at Main and Bannerman following gun callOfficers say the right lane of eastbound Provencher Boulevard after Tache Avenue blocked off to traffic.Police tape around a small plaza and bus stop can be seen as well as two police cruisers are on scene.Police say they will be on scene throughout the morning.Winnipeg police would not give further details at…

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Bus stop sign impaled through parked car’s windshield at Winnipeg gas station

Surely this isn’t a normal sign of spring.A Winnipeg Transit bus stop sign — somehow — ended up sprouting through the windshield of a parked car at a Shell gas station on Portage Avenue Monday afternoon.The bus stop sign was resting in a hole through the windshield at about 1 p.m. Monday. It appears to have been picked up and thrown into the vehicle, javelin-like, or possibly stabbed through the front window.READ MORE: Winnipeg Transit opens bus inspector stations downtownAn employee who answered the phone at the station didn’t have…

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