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Social worker stabbed to death in assisted living home; 18-year-old charged

Read the article in the Calgary Sun: https://calgarysun.com/news/crime/woman-fatally-stabbed-in-southwest-calgary-friday-morning


A youth social worker employed by Wood’s Homes was fatally stabbed early Friday morning while she was on the job caring for a man, police say.

Deborah Onwu, 47, of Calgary, was identified by police as the victim found at a residence in the 1800 block of 27th Avenue S.W. around 2:45 a.m. Police say an 18-year-old at the assisted living facility was arrested about two hours later.

Wood’s Homes is a children’s mental health centre that provides treatment to children, youth and families.