Homicide Section investigating the death of Mahad Bashir Farah in Edmonton

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Edmonton police responded to a weapons complaint in the area of 109 Street and 109 Avenue on December 8th at approximately 3:00pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Mahad Bashir Farah, 25, lying injured in the street. He was pronounced at the scene. An autopsy was performed and revealed the cause of death to be a gunshot wound and his death has been confirmed as a homicide.

EPS said The Homicide Section has taken carriage of the investigation. Anyone with information or video footage can contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 

Information will be added as it becomes available.