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Alex Leonard Greg Contois Edmonton hip-hop artist shot to death

Alex Leonard Greg Contois 31, died of gunshot wounds after being found behind Duster’s Pub Edmonton on Dec. 3.  Contois was part of the hip hop group The Young Native Crew.

Contois was treated by paramedics and transported to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

No suspects have been named and the investigation is ongoing.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

 

Baljit Singh Bhamra found dead in his apartment

Baljit Singh Bhamra, 49, was found dead December 1st after police and emergency services were called to check on his welfare.  Bahamas’  lifeless body was found in the hallway of the Edmonton apartment building. The same building where Crystal Bruce was murdered last month.

The cause of death has not been released as the investigation is ongoing.

18 year old Donovan Howard Wentworth is accused with second degree murder.

Edmonton Police solve the murder of Patricia Roach

Patricia Roach 54, was found dead in her north-west Edmonton home on October 24th. Police responded after Emergency Medical Services workers reported Roach’s death.

Police have declared that the manner of death is a homicide, the cause of death will not be released at this time for investigative purposes.

**UPDATE**

Police revealed January 20th that forensic evidence shows John Gearhart 37,  responsible for killing Patricia Roach.

Two days before police had the forensic evidence to make the arrest, Gearhart was found dead in Spruce Grove. Police say his death was not suspicious.

17 year old facing second degree murder charges

17-year old male is facing charges in connection with the stabbing death of an 18-year old man in northeast Edmonton September 12.

The two males involved are related to each other.  The 18 year old was treated and transported to hospital, where he died of his injuries.

The 17-year-old male suspect has since been charged with second degree murder. The youth cannot be named and the name of the victim has not been released.

Dallas Edlund, facing chages in accidental homicide of Brandon Campbell

Brandon Campbell, 21, was murdered September 3rd in an accident police described as gun “play.”

Police were called to an Edmonton Apartment building by the unit’s two surviving occupants, who initially said three black men broke into their home and shot their friend.

Police prvoed the story wrong and chargeCampbell’s room-mate Dallas Edlund, 19, with manslaughter.