A Senior who was injured in a Calgary fire last month dies of his injuries. Police investigating his death as a homicide

Emergency crews were called to Wentworth Manor, located at 5717 14 Avenue S.W., for reports of a suspicious fire on April 27th at approximately 1:25am.

A male resident in his 80’s and was taken to hospital for treatment. The victim dies of his injuries on May 27th.

Investigators had originally charged a resident of the facility with one count of arson in relation to the fire, additional charges may be pending depending on the homicide investigation. Police said the suspect suffers from a mental health condition and the man’s identity is not being released.

The 2020 Calgary Homicide Victim List is available here.