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Police investigating suspicious death in southwest Edmonton

For Immediate Release:22-Feb-2016 @ 10:12 AM
MRU #:H16R006

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a suspicious death that occurred early Sunday morning at a residence in southwest Edmonton.

Southwest Division patrol members responded to a weapons complaint call at approximately 4:55 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, near Chappelle Drive and Claxton. A male was taken to hospital with gun-shot wounds, where he succumbed to his injuries.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday morning (Feb. 23, 2016). 

Police encourage anyone with information about this incident to contact the 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.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

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Please contact Patrycia Thenu at (780) 421-2663 for more information.

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