Police investigate suspicious death in northeast Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section is investigating a suspicious death that occurred early this morning in northeast Edmonton.

Shortly after 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, Northeast Division patrol officers responded to a weapons complaint a residential address in the area of 118 Avenue and 54 Street.

EMS and EPS arrived and found a man suffering from a stab wound(s).

EMS treated and transported a male to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

An autopsy has yet to be scheduled.

Police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information about this suspicious death 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.

Edmonton Police Service
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