Edmonton, Alberta – At approximately 11:05 p.m. yesterday, Saturday, June 5, 2021, Northwest Division officers were dispatched to a reported weapon’s complaint outside of a residence in the area of 134 Avenue and 107 Street.
Upon arrival and into the area, two officers encountered a male. A confrontation allegedly occurred between the suspect and police, and one of the officers discharged their service weapon.
EMS attended the scene and declared the male deceased. No EPS officers were harmed during this incident.
The EPS will not be providing further comment, as the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) has since taken the lead in this investigation.
Edmonton Police Service
MRU #: A-R21010
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