Police investigate suspicious death in northwest Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service’s Homicide Section is investigating the suspicious death of a 48-year-old male in northwest Edmonton yesterday evening.

At approximately 6:20 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2019, Northwest Division patrol officers were called to an incident at a residence in the area of 185 Street and 121 Avenue. Upon further investigation, officers discovered the body of a deceased 48-year-old male nearby.

The Edmonton Medical Examiner’s Office conducted an autopsy today, Thursday, May 16, 2019, and the results were inconclusive. As a result, the cause and manner of death remain undetermined at this time.

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Edmonton Police Vehicle

Homicide detectives continue to investigate this death and the events that may have preceded it. Police do not presently have anyone in custody.

There are no further details available for release at this time.

Investigators are urging anyone who may have been in the area yesterday evening and may have 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.p3tips.com/250.

MRU #: HR19R015

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