Edmonton Police seek public’s assistance locating attempted murder suspect – LOCATED

Edmonton, Alberta –  Barton Lohouse, the 52-year-old male who was wanted for attempted murder and aggravated assault has been located deceased. His death is non-criminal.

Release: 25-Oct-2019 @ 4:22 PM

MRU #: 19R104-1
BACKGROUND
Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance locating a male suspect believed to be connected to an aggravated assault that took place yesterday morning.

At approximately 7 a.m. on Oct. 18, 2019, Northeast Division officers responded to the report of an assault with a weapon at a home in the area of 140 Avenue and 21 Street. It was reported that a 52- year old female was slashed in the neck outside her home. A neighbour came to her aid and called 911.

EMS responded, treated and transported the woman to hospital with life-threatening injuries where she remains but is in stable condition.

Barton Lohouse, 52, has warrants for his arrest for attempted murder and aggravated assault.

Lohouse is believed to be armed and dangerous, and may also pose a threat to himself. Detectives are releasing his photo in an attempt to locate him.

Edmonton Police Service has provided an updated photo of Barton Lohouse, who may be in the Lac La Biche area.
Edmonton Police Service has provided an updated photo of Barton Lohouse, who may be in the Lac La Biche area.
Barton Lohouse, 52, has warrants for his arrest for attempted murder and aggravated assault.
Barton Lohouse, 52, has warrants for his arrest for attempted murder and aggravated assault.

Lohouse is described as 5’10” tall and weighs approximately 170 lbs. He has brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Lohouse is advised to not approach him and immediately call 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 #: 19R104

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