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Remand Centre death declared homicide; investigation ongoing

For Immediate Release: 02-Jul-2019 @ 3:54 PM
MRU #: H19R020-1

The EPS Homicide Section continues to investigate the death of a male inmate at the Edmonton Remand Centre (ERC).

At approximately 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, June, 29, 2019, police were called to the ERC on the report of a death. Upon arrival, police found Bruce Donald Windsor, 57, unresponsive. He was declared deceased on scene by paramedics. Investigators believe there was an altercation between Windsor and another male inmate.

An autopsy was completed on the deceased by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner today, Tuesday, July 2, 2019, although the cause of death will not be released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.

Investigators have identified a suspect; however no charges have been laid at this time.

The investigation continues.

To report a crime, please 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.p3tips.com/250

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Please contact Cheryl Sheppard at (780) 421-2671 for more information.

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