At approximately 6:40 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, Northwest Division officers responded to a weapons complaint in the area of 121 Street and 146 Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers located Abdirahman Hashi, 25, deceased inside a vehicle.
Another 22-year-old male in the vehicle was also injured and was treated and transported to hospital by EMS with non-life-threatening injuries.
An autopsy completed by the Edmonton Medical Examiner’s Office this morning, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, determined that the cause of Hashi’s death was a gunshot wound and the manner of death is homicide.
Homicide detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone with information about this death to contact the EPS. In addition, investigators are asking any residents who live on 121 Street between 153 Avenue and 139 Avenue that have residential cameras or anyone travelling that route who has dash cam footage to contact police.
Anyone with information or video footage can 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.