Edmonton Homicide detectives release image of vehicle identified at Skrepnek-Rey murder scene

Edmonton, Alberta – Homicide detectives would like to speak with the individual(s) that were seen travelling in a Chevy HHR vehicle near a residence where Jake Myles Skrepnek-Rey was stabbed to death on April 30th.

A surveillance camera captured images of a dark-coloured Chevrolet HHR vehicle travelling to and from a home in the Pleasantview neighbourhood where the murder occurred, 106 Street and 61 Avenue. on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at approximately 3 p.m.

Investigators would also like to speak with anyone else that had visited the 61 Street basement suite on April 30th, 2017, the day that Skrepnek-Rey was killed.

edmonton-homicide-detectives-release-image-of-vehicle-identified-at-skrepnek-rey-murder-sceneAnyone visiting that address on April 30th is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

Background:

Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section detectives have laid charges in connection with the death of a man who was found deceased on Sunday, April 30, 2017.

A weapons complaint was reported to 911 at approximately 3:15 pm on April 30, 2017 in the area of 106 Street and 61 Avenue. When EPS and EMS arrived at the scene, a deceased male was found outside at the back of the residence with what appeared to be a stab wound.

Detectives arrested an injured male suspect at a hospital a couple hours later. Investigations revealed that an altercation led to the stabbing.

Jayson Lunag Bay-Ag, 32 was charged this afternoon with 2nd degree murder.

The victim has been identified as Jake Myles Skrepnek-Rey, 22.

This is Edmonton’s 17th homicide of 2017.

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