Kitchener Male Arrested in Connection to Homicide

Posted on Thursday April 04, 2019

Waterloo Region, Ontario Waterloo Regional Police have arrested a Kitchener male in connection to the death of Yvonne Umutoniwasi.

Yvonne Umutoniwasi, 28, of Kitchener, was found deceased inside a residence on Pearl Place in Kitchener on August 12, 2018.

On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Major Crime Unit, with assistance from members of our Community Oriented Response Enforcement (CORE) team, arrested a 31-year-old male in connection to the homicide.

Isaac Gany has been charged with one count of Second Degree Murder, one count of Indignity to a Body and one count of Breach of Probation.

Media Inquiries:

Cherri Greeno

Media Relations Coordinator

Executive Branch

Waterloo Regional Police Service

519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8773

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