June 4th Edmonton police were called to the Central McDougall neighbourhood, where Claudia Mary Iron-Howard was found in life-threatening condition after being assaulted. Howard was taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital, where she died.
An Autopsy Claudia Mary Iron-Howard, 29, died from a stab wound to the chest, and her death has been deemed a homicide.
Shawn Richard had been identified as the “primary suspect” in the murder of Claudia Iron-Howard. Police had developed enough evidence charge Mr. Richard, with the death of Claudia Mary Iron-Howard, however Richard was murdered on August 31, 2015.
Police say they now consider the case concluded.