Alleged Winnipeg serial killer's arrest reverberates in Vancouver, police investigating links

The arrest of the most recently accused serial killer in Winnipeg has renewed the call for a national inquiry to look into the fate of so many murdered and missing Aboriginal women in this country.

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The arrest of the most recently accused serial killer in Winnipeg has renewed the call for a national inquiry to look into the fate of so many murdered and missing Aboriginal women in this country.

That call is loudest in British Columbia where the women there endured an eight month public inquiry many deem a failure.

They say it’s time the rest of the country realizes Canada is a dangerous place if you are an Aboriginal women.

APTN National News reporter Rob Smith has the story.

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