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Canada-wide warrants issued for arrest of homicide suspect

For Immediate Release: 10-Jun-2019 @ 9:22 AM
MRU #: H19R010-2

The Edmonton Police Service has issued Canada-wide warrants for the arrest of homicide suspect Amin Yussuf, 29, in connection to the shooting death of 26-year-old Abubeker Gemechu Abduraman, on March 24, 2019.

On March 24, 2019, the Edmonton Police Service responded to a weapons complaint at a south-side lounge. Upon arrival, investigators located Abduraman deceased inside the lounge. Two other individuals also sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to hospitals.

Yussuf is wanted for first degree murder, attempted murder using a firearm (x2) and unauthorized possession of a firearm.

He is also known by aliases including Abdirizak Yussuf, Craig Yussuf, Mohemed Yussuf, Mohemed Mohamed and Mohammed Farrah.

Yussuf has connections to Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario and the North West Territories. He is described as a black male, with brown eyes and black hair. He is six feet tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds.


Yussuf is considered armed and dangerous, and therefore should not be approached. Investigators are urging anyone with information regarding Yussuf’s whereabouts to contact the EPS directly 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.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.


Wanted: Amin Yussuf, 29
First-degree murder, attempted murder warrants


Please contact Scott Pattison at (780) 421-3553 for more information.

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