Update Charges Laid – Saskatoon police are investigating a homicide at the Saskatoon Inn

Saskatoon police were called to a hotel in the 2000 block of Airport drive in response to an injured male in one of the rooms on August 1st at approximately 7:20am.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Preston Logan Thomas, 27, deceased. The cause of death has not been released, however, police deemed the death a homicide.

Anyone with information is requested to contact the Saskatoon Police at 306-975-8300 and to ask to speak with an investigator in Major Crimes or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Update August 6th
Joel Yuzicapi, 28, and another person of interest were arrested  at a house on the 200 block of Avenue S South on August 5th. Yuzicapi has been charged with second degree murder in relation to the death of Thomas.

The 2020 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here