UPDATE: Most recent suspicious death in Edmonton deemed a homicide; investigation continues

Edmonton, Alberta – The EPS Homicide Section continues to investigate the death of a 36-year-old male which occurred over the weekend.

At approximately 11 p.m. on Sunday, June 10, 2018, West Division patrol officers were called to a suite in the area of 115 Avenue and 124 Street following a reported disturbance. When officers arrived they located a 36-year-old male with significant injuries.

Officers performed first-aid on the male, however he was pronounced deceased on scene by EMS.

An autopsy was completed on the deceased male yesterday, Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by the Edmonton Medical Examiner and the cause of death was determined to be a stab wound. The manner of death was deemed a homicide.

Police have not made any arrests at this time and continue to investigate.

Every file is evaluated on a case by case basis. The EPS has decided not to release the name of the deceased in this investigation at this time, as it does not serve an investigative purpose and the EPS has a duty to protect the privacy rights of the victims and their families.

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.p3tips.com/250.

MRU #:H18R017-1

Edmonton Police Service
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Edmonton Police investigate suspicious death of male



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