Jennifer Winkler Death – Dead, Obituary, Funeral, Cause Of Death, Passed Away: Our hearts are with the students and staff at @STARCatholic, and the entire Leduc community after the senseless loss of Jennifer Winkler. We are sending strength to her friends and family.
With a heavy heart, we announce the passing of Jennifer Winkler, 17, who passed away Monday at her school, Leduc High School.
Jennifer Winkler died after she was stabbed by her fellow classmate. She was airlifted in critical condition to the University of Alberta Hospital, where she died of her injuries.
The suspect left the school after the stabbing but was arrested without incident in a nearby neighborhood at 12:20 p.m.
On Tuesday, police announced Dylan Thomas Pountney, 19, is facing one count of first-degree murder. He remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in an Edmonton court on Tuesday.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Winkler so much hurt. It is in that mourning spirit that the concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family.
Tributes To Jennifer Winkler
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Winkler as people mourn the passing.
The pain is still fresh in Leduc, as the community grapples with the unfathomable loss of 17-year-old Jennifer Winkler, who was killed inside this school.
A flower memorial for 17-year-old student Jennifer Winkler is growing at Christ the King school in Leduc. The teen was tragically murdered yesterday in the school. A male, aged 19, has been charged in her death. #leduc #ChristtheKing #yeg@CityNewsYEG
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Family privacy should be respected at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the passing of Winkler.