Police investigate the homicide of a man in Downtown Edmonton

The Edmonton 2020 Homicide Victim List is available here.

 Edmonton EMS members responded to a suite at the Melcor YMCA village residence at 103 Avenue and 95 Street on November 20th at approximately 9:39pm.

According to the police report, due to the circumstances, Edmonton Police Service  was requested to attend. A suspect has been taken into custody and The Homicide Section has taken carriage of the investigation.

Police said the deceased is a 46-year-old male, and an autopsy has been scheduled for November 24th.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

Update December 3rd
Edmonton police have charged Darnell Richard Belcourt, 30 with second-degree murder in the death of Jonathan Robert Miller, 46. The cause of death has not been released at this time. Police said, “An autopsy has been completed but investigators are still awaiting further tests and analysis before a cause of death can be released.”