Edmonton Police investigating suspicious death in Strathcona

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section is investigating the suspicious death of a 39-year-old male, whose body was discovered in a Strathcona multi-unit residence yesterday evening, Sunday, March 11, 2018.

Southwest Division patrol officers responded to an address near 107 Street and 83 Avenue at approximately 5:10 p.m. Sunday evening, after receiving a call from a concerned family member.

Upon arrival, officers confirmed that a deceased male was inside a suite in that complex. The male has since been identified as Marlon Jair Nunez, 39, of Edmonton.

The Medical Examiner has scheduled an autopsy for 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Homicide investigators would like to speak with anyone who has information about Nunez’s death, or details regarding the deceased’s whereabouts leading up to his death.

Police encourage anyone with information about this suspicious death 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.

Every file is evaluated on a case by case basis. The EPS has decided to release the name of the deceased as it serves an investigative purpose.

MRU #:H18R004

Edmonton Police Service
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