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Homicide section investigating death of male

For Immediate Release: 03-Oct-2021 @ 2:54 PM
MRU #: HR21036 

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating the death of a male early this morning in the Whyte Avenue area.

At approximately 2:18 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, Southwest Division officers were called to the report of a shooting in the area of 81 Avenue and 104 Street.

When officers arrived, they located the male victim on the street and attempted life-saving measures, but he died on scene.

A suspect vehicle was observed leaving the scene, and was located by police at a multi-unit residence in the area of 9 Avenue and 156 Street. Three people at the residence have since been taken into custody.

The EPS Homicide Section is leading the investigation.


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