Autopsy complete in north Edmonton death

Edmonton, Alberta – An autopsy has been completed in the death of a man in north central Edmonton last week.

At approximately 7:40 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 10, 2022, Northwest Patrol officers responded to the report of an altercation in the area of 120 Avenue and 82 Street. Upon arrival, officers located a male who was suffering from a stab wound. EMS treated and transported the 20-year-old male victim to hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Homicide Investigation
Homicide Investigation

An autopsy was completed by the Edmonton Medical Examiner on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, and determined that Dakota Peter, 20, died as a result of a stab wound. The manner of death is homicide.

Homicide detectives continue to investigate and would like to thank the citizens who have assisted the investigation by providing video. Officers continue to seek dash cam footage and are asking anyone who was in the area and may have captured video to reach out. Specifically, investigators are seeking footage from 82 Street between 118 Avenue and 123 Avenue on Monday, Oct. 10 between the hours of 7:20 and 7:40 p.m.

To contact the EPS with video footage or any other information related to this homicide, citizens are asked to call 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

Edmonton Police Service

MRU #: H22R030-1

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