UPDATE: Taradale suspicious death deemed homicide, victim identified

Calgary, Alberta – Following an autopsy by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, a suspicious death that occurred earlier this week in the community of Taradale has been determined to be a homicide.

At approximately 11:50 p.m., on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, police were called to the 200 block of Taracove Road N.E., for reports of a vehicle collision and a man in medical distress who later died at the scene.

The victim has been identified as Rishabh SAINI, 23, of Calgary. He died as a result of a shooting.

Investigators believe this was targeted attack.

Calgary Homicide
Calgary Homicide

Anyone with information on this incident to contact police by calling the non-emergency number at 403-266-1234, or the Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers through either of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

Case #19199782/4071

Calgary Police Service

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