Saskatoon police issue a Canada wide warrant for the arrest of Afrah Ali in relation to the homicide of Logan Nayneecassum

Saskatoon police were called to the parking lot of a business in the 200 block of Slimmon Road on August 21st at approximately 3:00am.

Police arrived at the restaurant / pub located in the 200 block of Slimmon Road,to find a man suffering from serious injures. The victim, Logan Nayneecassum, 30, was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries. The cause of death has not been released, however, police said the manner of death is a homicide.

Update August 25th
Saskatoon police have issued a Canada wide warrant for the arrest of Afrah Ali, 32. Ali is described as 6’3″ tall and weighs 256 lbs. He is believed to armed and should not be approached. Anyone with information is asked to contact their local law enforcement agency. Police said Ali is known to have associations to Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Update January 29th
 Afrah Ali was arrested by the United States Border Patrol while attempting to cross into the U.S. unlawfully on January 23, 2021.

According to, documents filed in district court in Great Falls, Montana revealed that on January 23rd at approximately 9:00am near the West Kootenai border, trail camera footage showed three people dressed in camouflage and dark clothing carrying black backpacks crossing the border from Canada into the United States.

US Border Patrol Officer Seth Justesen said in documents that another agent spotted a black Nissan Sentra leaving the area where the trio had crossed about a half-hour after the initial sighting.

The vehicle then fled the pick up area towards Whitefish when highway patrol deployed a Vehicle Immobilization Device on the Nissan Sentra.

The arrest documents describe Afrah Ali as a Somali national and legal permanent resident of the United States. 

The 2020 Saskatoon Homicide Victim List is available here