UPDATE – Man wanted on warrants arrested in British Columbia: Calgary Police

Calgary, Alberta – (February 4, 2021) Michael ELENDU, 19, who was wanted on a warrant for second-degree murder in relation to the death of Kyreese George WRIGHT was arrested last night in New Westminster, British Columbia. Officers from the New Westminster Police Department took WRIGHT into custody without incident after receiving a tip from the public.

Investigators would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance in this case.

BACKGROUND

Calgary, Alberta – (February 3, 2021) – Homicide detectives are continuing to search for Michael ELENDU, who is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for the murder of Kyreese George WRIGHT. We believe ELENDU is still in the Calgary area, however he may have travelled to Winnipeg or British Columbia.

At approximately 10:45 a.m., on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, we were called to a residence located in the 200 block of Panatella Court N.W., for reports of a man suffering from stab wounds. EMS attended the scene and located the male deceased.

The victim was later identified as Kyreese George WRIGHT, 20, of Calgary.

On Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder was issued for Michael ELENDU, 19.

Investigators have received several tips from the public, however have been unable to locate ELENDU.

“Someone in our community knows the whereabouts of ELENDU and may be helping him evade police,” says Staff Sergeant Martin Schiavetta of the Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit. “We are asking anyone with information to come forward so that we can help bring closure to the victim’s family.”

If you have seen ELENDU or have information about his whereabouts, please call the Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877, or the CPS non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

APP: “P3 Tips”

Case # 20498267/3581

BACKGROUND

Calgary, Alberta – We are continuing to ask for the public’s help to locate a man wanted on warrants in connection with a murder that occurred last week in Panorama Hills.

At approximately 10:45 a.m., on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, we were called to a residence located in the 200 block of Panatella Court N.W., for reports of a man suffering from stab wounds. EMS attended the scene and located the male deceased.

The victim was identified as Kyreese George WRIGHT, 20, of Calgary. On Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder was issued for Michael ELENDU, 19.

Investigators have received several tips from the public, however have been unable to locate ELENDU. It is believed that ELENDU is still in the Calgary area.

“We want to thank the citizens who have reached out to us with tips thus far,” says Staff Sergeant Martin Schiavetta of the Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit. “However, unfortunately, we have not yet been able to locate ELENDU. It is likely that someone in our community knows his whereabouts and we’re asking for them to come forward.”

If you have seen ELENDU or have information about his whereabouts, please call the Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877, or the CPS non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

APP: “P3 Tips”

Case # 20498267/3581

BACKGROUND

Calgary, Alberta – A person of interest previously sought in relation to a fatal stabbing that occurred yesterday in northwest Calgary is now wanted on a Canada-wide warrant.

The stabbing was reported to us at approximately 10:45 a.m., yesterday, Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020. We were called to a residence located in the 200 block of Panatella Court N.W., for reports of a man suffering from stab wounds. EMS attended the scene and located the male deceased.

At this time, it is believed the offender was known to the victim and the stabbing was not random. Detectives continue to speak with witnesses and are investigating this incident as a homicide.

The victim’s identity will be released upon completion of an autopsy, which is currently underway.

Michael ELENDU, 19, is now wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder
(CPS) Michael ELENDU, 19, is now wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder

Michael ELENDU, 19, is now wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder. He is described as 6’3″ tall, with a slim build, brown eyes and black hair. A photo of ELENDU is available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about ELENDU’s whereabouts to

call the Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877, or the CPS non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

APP: “P3 Tips”

Case # 20498267/3581

Calgary Police Service

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