Homicide Section investigating suspicious death in northwest Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta – Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the suspicious death of a 53-year-old male that occurred early Sunday morning in northwest Edmonton.

At approximately 10:30 p.m. last night, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, Northwest Division patrol members responded to a trouble not known call at a residence near 128 Avenue and 129 Street.

Suspicious Death in Edmonton
Suspicious Death in Edmonton

Upon arrival, members found an unconscious male inside the residence. Members commenced CPR measures on the male until EMS arrived, after which time he was treated and transported to hospital by paramedics.

At approximately 4:20 a.m. today, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021, the male succumbed to his injuries. The Edmonton Medical Examiner has scheduled an autopsy for Tuesday morning.

Anyone with information about the circumstances surrounding this suspicious death is asked to contact 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.

Edmonton Police Service

MRU #: H21R003

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