Third Anniversary of Disappearance of Thelma Krull

Winnipeg, Manitoba – Evidence continues to be collected in the Thelma Krull investigation. To date, the Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit has received more than 400 tips.

Today marks the three-year disappearance of Thelma Krull, who last seen on July 11, 2015 in the East Kildonan area.

Thelma had gone for a walk at 7:23 a.m. and is believed to have walked from her residence in the Grassie area to an area known as Civic Park near the Kildonan-East Collegiate. She had arrived in this area at approximately 8:00 a.m.

Several items belonging to Thelma have been recovered which include her glasses and cellular phone.

Thelma is described as a Caucasian female, 5’4” tall, 170 pounds and short dyed blonde hair with a purple streak. Investigators would like to remind the public that Thelma was last seen wearing the following items:

• Reddish – orange t-shirt (this is a bright coloured shirt)
• ¾ length black Capri style pants
• Black fanny pack
• tan / brown hiking style boots / shoes

Thelma Krull

Following our news release on July 11, 2016, information was received regarding a possible sighting of Thelma Krull in the area of Kimberly Avenue, east of Gateway Road. A female with similar descriptors of Thelma Krull was reported to be in the company of a heavy set male, Indigenous in appearance, approximately 5’8″ tall, 270 lbs., with a bowl-style haircut. The following is an artist’s sketch of the male.

Thelma Krull Suspect Photo

It has been determined that this information has formed a significant part of the investigation.

Homicide investigators are still looking to identify this male.

We continue to ask anyone with information that hasn’t yet spoken with investigators to come forward.

Members of the Homicide Unit can be contacted directly at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477)

Thelma Krull – Investigation: C15-145099

Winnipeg Police Service



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