Edmonton: Autopsy results confirm death of male is homicide

Edmonton, Alberta – The death of a 24-year-old male who was located unconscious and injured last week in central Edmonton is being investigated as a homicide.

The Edmonton Medical Examiner completed the autopsy today, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, and investigators have determined the manner of death of Jeremy Morrison, 24, to be a homicide. To protect the integrity of the ongoing investigation, the cause of death will not be released at this time.

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Homicide detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone with information about this 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.

Background

At approximately 1:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Downtown Division Beat officers located an unconscious male with significant injuries in the area of 106 Avenue and 96 Street. The man was treated and transported to hospital by paramedics, where he remained in critical condition until his death on Friday, June 7, 2019.

MRU #: H19R018-2

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