Callingwood suspicious death declared a homicide

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section continues to investigate the death of a man found injured in the area of 172 Street and 64 Avenue just before 11 pm on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Police received a report from a resident about hearing shots fired in the area. Paramedics treated and transported the injured male to hospital, where he was pronounced deceased shortly thereafter.

The Edmonton Medical Examiner has confirmed that Ibrahim Zoker, 23, died from gunshot wounds and that the death is a homicide. No further information is currently available.

Anyone with information about the homicide 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

Every file is evaluated on a case by case basis. The EPS has decided to release the name of the deceased in this investigation for the following reason: it serves an investigative purpose.

MRU #:HR18R013

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