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Autopsies conducted on two deceased; deaths confirmed as homicides

For Immediate Release: 11-Jan-2021 @ 11:50 AM
MRU #: H21R001-1

The EPS Homicide Section continues to investigate the circumstances around the deaths of two people found deceased inside a residence last week.

Around 7:30 p.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 6., 2021, police attended a home in the area of 111 Street and 78 Avenue under suspicious circumstances. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased man and woman.

An autopsy was completed on 29-year-old Deidra Aldridge on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, and an autopsy was completed on 30-year-old Daniel Grandbois on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021. The causes of death are not being released at this time for investigative reasons. The manner of death in both cases is deemed to be homicide.  

Neither of the victims were residents of the home.

Homicide investigators continue to seek tips from anyone with information about the circumstances that led up to these deaths. 

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area of 111 Street and 78 Avenue on or before Jan. 6, 2021, is asked 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.p3tips.com/250

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