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Police investigating suspicious death in west Edmonton

For Immediate Release: 14-Aug-2022 @ 12:25 PM
MRU #: H22R022

The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) is investigating the suspicious death of a male in west Edmonton yesterday evening.

On Saturday, August 13, 2022, at approximately 8:54 p.m., West Branch officers responded to the report of a male requiring medical assistance at a residence in the area of 83 Avenue and 159 Street. Upon arrival, officers located a 38-year-old man in medical distress and immediately administered first aid. EMS responded shortly thereafter; however, the male succumbed to his injuries on scene.

Homicide Section continues to investigate. An autopsy has yet to be scheduled.

Anyone with information about this suspicious death 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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780-421-3551.

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