Tag Archives: Edmonton

Ibrahim Zoker shot to death in Edmonton

Edmonton Police received a report from a resident about hearing shots fired in the area of 172 Street and 64 Avenue at approximately 11 pm on May 16.

Police arrived to find  Ibrahim Zoker, 23, suffering from gunshot wounds. Zoker was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

33 year old Bigue Ndao stabbed to death by her estranged husband in Edmonton’s 11th homicide of the year

Edmonton police were called to  96 Avenue and 87 Street, at approximately 4 p.m, on May 7th on report of a disturbance.

Police arrived to find a 33-year-old woman, deceased in the suite. The Edmonton Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed that the victim was stabbed to death by her estranged husband.

Police have charged the victim’s 41-year-old estranged husband with second-degree murder and possession of a dangerous weapon.

Update May 10th
Court documents obtained by Global News show Ahmadou Bamba Mbaye has been charged with second-degree murder and possession of a dangerous weapon in the death of 33-year-old Bigue Ndao.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Edmonton police lay a Manslaughter charge in weekend death

Edmonton police responded to a disturbance call in the neighbourhood of Rosenthal, near 84 Avenue and 219 Street on April 28th at approximately 3:30pm.

Police arrived to find a 34 year old male lying in the street, suffering from serious injury. Paramedics rushed the victim to hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Branden John Morin, 26, of Edmonton has been charged with manslaughter. Police said the victim and the accused were known to one another.

This is Edmonton’s 10th homicide of 2018. The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update Suspect Arrested – Warrant issues for the arrest of Kenneth Richards in relation to the death of Brittany Vande Lagemaat

Edmonton police  responded to a weapons complaint in the area of 78 Street and 143 Avenue on April 23rd at approximately 1:50 pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Brittany Vande Lagemaat, 25, with serious injuries. Vande Legemaat was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries. An Autopsy was conducted, however the cause of death has not been released.

According to Edmonton police” it was reported that a male suspect, identified as Kenneth Richards, 35, allegedly broke into a residence in the area and, a short time later, a gunshot was reportedly heard.”

A province-wide warrants have been issued for the arrest of Kenneth Richards. He is wanted for second-degree murder, housebreaking with intent, possess a prohibited loaded/restricted firearm, possess a prohibited firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm and breach of recognizance. Police said the victim and the suspect were known to eachother.

Richards is described as 5’11” tall, weighs 160 lbs and has blue eyes and short brown hair with a receding hair line. He has the word “Brittany” tattooed on his left forearm. Richards is to be considered armed and dangerous, do not approach him and contact the EPS immediately at 780-423-4567.

Update May 7th
Kenneth Richards was arrested without incident on Thursday, May 3rd,  in the area of 24 Avenue and 107 Street. Richards has been charged with second-degree murder, housebreaking with intent, possess a prohibited loaded/restricted firearm, possess a prohibited firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm and breach of recognizance.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Province wide Warrant for the arrest of Jordan Martin Cushnie has been issued

EPS Southwest Division patrol officers responded to a 911 call for assistance at a shopping complex near 111 Street and Whitemud Drive, on April 17th at 10:25am.

It was reported that Jordan Martin Cushnie, 23, attempted to steal from a  store, when 61 year old employee of a nearby business, Ian Armstrong intervened. Cushnie allegedly attacked Armstrong, before fleeing the scene on foot. Ian Armstrong was rushed to hospital, where he died of his injuries on Friday, April 20, 2018.

Police have issued a Province wide warrant for the arrest of Jordan Martin Cushnie for second degree murder in relation to the death of Armstrong. Cushnie is described as 5’9” tall and 135 lbs with short brown hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information about Cushnie’s whereabouts is urged to not approach him and contact the EPS immediately at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Police confirm male found in Edmonton fire was victim of homicide

Edmonton Police were called to the scene of a suspicious fire in the area of 113 Avenue and 29 Street, on April 19th at approximately 9:00am, after Edmonton Fire Rescue Services located a deceased male in the home.

The deceased has been identified Evan James Auger, 34. An autopsy completed on April 19th revealed the cause of death to be blunt force trauma.

No other information is available at this time.

Anyone with information about this crime to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Body of Missing Edmonton Man from 2017 Found in a New Residential Area

Edmonton police said the body of a 41-year-old missing person was found by utility workers in a new residential area just north of McConachie Drive and 57 Street, on April 16th at approximately 1:30pm.

Police have identified the deceased as Chad Stevenson, 41. Stevenson was last seen in  Cy Becker neighborhood,and reported missing by his family on November 7th, 2017. The victim’s car was discovered on March 20, 2018, in the area of 51 Street and 162 Avenue.

An autopsy has yet to be scheduled. The Edmonton Homicide Section is leading the investigation.

Police encourage anyone with information about Chad Stevenson’s death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update April 25th.
An autopsy conducted by the Edmonton Medical Examiner on  April 23, 2018, revealed that Chad Stevenson, 41, died as a result of blunt force trauma.

The 2017 Edmonton Homicide victim list is available here.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Abdiqani Hussen dies after being shot near Evansdale Community Hall in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to a weapon’s complaint near 145 Avenue and 91 Street on April 8th at approximately 3:35am. It was reported that gunshots were heard near the Evansdale Community Hall, following an early-morning social function .

Police arrived to learn that the victim was rushed to a medical centre by family members, where he later died of his injuries injuries.

The Edmonton Medical Examiner has confirmed that Abdiqani Hussen, 23, of Edmonton, died of a gunshot wound.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update, charges laid – Middle aged man found dead in Edmonton.

Edmonton police officers responded to report of an injured man in the area of 117 Avenue and 91 Street on March 25th at approximately 10:30pm.

On arrival police located a deceased middle aged male in a multi-unit residence. The cause of death has not been released, but the homicide team has taken over the case.

Anyone with information about this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

Update April 1st
Clinton Wabasca, 36, was arrested March 29th and charged with first degree murder.  Edmonton Police said they are not disclosing the name of the victim due to privacy concerns.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Marlon Jair Nunez stabbed to death in Edmonton’s 4th homicide of 2018

Edmonton police responded to an address in near 107 Street and 83 Avenue at approximately 5:10 on March 15th for a check on welfare.

Police arrived to find Marlon Jair Nunez, 39, deceased inside a suite in that complex. An autopsy was performed by the Edmonton Medical Examiner on March 13th, and revealed the cause of death to be stab wounds.

Anyone with information about this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

Update March 17

Edmonton police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Kyle Lauman 35. Lauman is wated for second degree murder in the death od Marlon Jair Nunez.

Lauman is described as being a heavy set black male, 5’5” tall and 211 pounds with brown eyes. He has short, black hair, with a moustache and thin goatee. Both of his ears are pierced. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lauman should contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.