Elijah Kozak found injured in a Saskatoon apartment hallway dies in hospital

Saskatoon police and paramedics responded to report of an injured man in the 200 block of 5th Avenue North at an apartment building on August 10th at 10:40pm.

Police arrived to fins the injured male in the hallway of the building. He was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries. The victim has been identified as Elijah Kozak, 24.

This is the second homicide that has occurred in the apartment this year.  On April 1st Colin Sutherland died in his apartment in the same building.

Police said Duran Laplante, 24, is wanted for second degree murder.

Police are asking anyone that may have information regarding this incident call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300

The 2018 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here.