NWT RCMP responded to the report of a person laying on the ground outside a residence on 47 Street on November 25th.
On arrival police located an unresponsive man who was pronounced deceased my EMS.
on Monday November 27th, RCMP said the investigation had determined that the man, was a victim of a homicide. His identity and cause of death has not been released at this time.
Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area of Hilltop Apartments between 2-3am on Saturday to contact Yellowknife RCMP at 669-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online.