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Police investigating suspicious death in south Edmonton

For Immediate Release: 09-Oct-2021 @ 1:30 PM
MRU #: H21R038

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating the suspicious death of a male in south Edmonton yesterday.

At approximately 5:20 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, Southwest Division officers responded to the report of an assault at a residence in the area of 109 Street and 67 Avenue.

Upon arrival, officers located an injured 43-year-old male and provided first aid. The male was then transported to hospital; however, he succumbed to his injuries.

A 19-year-old female suspect was located nearby and taken into custody. Investigators have since confirmed the two are known to one another, and there is no concern for public safety at this time.

Homicide Section continues to investigate. An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

No further information is being released at this time.


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