Police investigating the death of a 42-year-old man in NE Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to a 911 call reporting shots fired in the area of 135 Avenue and 38 Street on February 26th at approximately 12:40am.

Police arrived to find a deceased 42-year-old man. Homicide Section has taken over the investigation, and no arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information in relation to this death in northeast Edmonton to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

Update March 1st
Police are searching for Matthew Leonard Dawson Campeau, 24, in relation to the homicide. Campeau is described as being a Caucasian male, 6’2”, brown eyes, short black hair and weighs approximately 186 pounds. He also has a tattoo of an arrow on his left hand.

The 2019 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here

Edmonton Homicide section investigating the City’s 5th homicide this year

Edmonton police responded to reports of gunshots being heard in The Orchards at Ellerslie neighbourhood, at approximately 7:35pm on January 21st.

Police arrived to paramedics treating a young man who was lying on the street on Crabapple Crescent. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 780-423-4567.

The 2019 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here

Edmonton police investigating the city’s 4th homicide of 2019

Edmonton police responded to multiple 911 calls reporting a disturbance in the Ermineskin neighbourhood at approximately 1:50am on January 20th.

Police and paramedic arrived to find a male victim laying on the ground, outside of an apartment building. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Police have not released the identity of the victim, or cause of death at this time.

Update January 24th
Edmonton police have confirmed that Gearard Wright, 20, of Edmonton, died from a stab wound.

Anyone with information in relation to this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

The 2019 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here

Barbara Nelson dies in hospital as a result of a violent home invasion

Edmonton police responded to a home near 119 Avenue and 61 Street at approximately 8:50 p.m., on January 18th on reports of shots fired.

Police arrived to find a 59-year-old female victim and a 56-year-old male victim suffering from undisclosed injuries. Both victims were rushed to hospital where Barbara Nelson died of her injuries. The male victim remains in hospital in serious condition.

Police said the suspects fled the residence prior to police arriving. 
Anyone with information in relation to this incident to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.

The 2019 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Edmonton Homicide # 28 – Police investigating suspicious death of a 49-year-old woman in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to a report of an assault with a weapon at a home in the area of 214 Street and Breckenridge Drive, on December 28th at 8:50am.

Police arrived to find a 49-year-old woman suffering from serious injuries. Despite life saving measures by paramedics, she was pronounced at the scene.

53-year-old Wen Zhou Zhang turned himself into police at 10:15am on December 28th. Edmonton police said Mr Zhang has been charged with second degree murder and possession of weapon for dangerous purpose in the city’s 28th homicide of 2018.

Update court documents have identified the deceased as
Wenlan Bu, 49. Cause of death has been reported as a gunshot wound.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Two children ages 6 months and 3 years old, stabbed to death in Edmonton. Murder charges have been laid

Edmonton police responded to a domestic violence report on December 5th at approximately 5:35pm, at an apartment near 79th ave and 71 st. 

Police arrived to find an injured woman, who was allegedly being chased by a male suspect. Further investigation lead police to discover that there were two children involved, the youngest being the biological child of the suspect. 

Police were unable to locate the children during the initial search at the apartment where the children lived with their mother. 

The suspect was arrested at a garage that he had broken into, and after questioning the whereabouts of the children, police returned to the apartment. 

The children were found concealed under household items in a room that was being used as a storage room. Both children were deceased. Police charged the 29-year-old male suspect with 2 counts of second degree murder.

Police stated that the name of the accused will not be released as it does not serve an investigative purpose at this time. 

Update 
The Edmonton Medical Examiner has confirmed that two children ages six months and 3 years old were stabbed to death, and the manner of death is homicide.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

56-year-old Michael Antoniuk, dies as result of an assault in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to the report of an assault in the area of 108 Avenue and 31 Street on November 2nd at approximately 6:40pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find an unresponsive 56-year-old man. the victim was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as Michael Antoniuk, 56.

Autopsy revealed that Antoniuk  died as a result of stab wounds.

Investigators encourage anyone with information about this suspicious death to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Ahmed Azmi Ahmed, dies of gunshot wounds in Edmonton’s latest homicide

Edmonton police responded to a weapon’s complaint at a commercial business near 96 Street and 105A Avenue on October 23rd at approximately 9:30am.

Police arrived to find Ahmed Azmi Ahmed, 39, suffering from gunshot wounds at his place of employment. Ahmed was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police encourage anyone with information about this homicide to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Dany Mudingila Mutombo, identified as victim of a fatal shooting in Edmonton

Edmonton police responded to report of an injured male at Community League hall, near 40 Avenue and 117 Street, at approximately 2:30 a.m., on October 21st.

Police arrived to find Dany Mudingila Mutombo, 37, suffering from serious injuries. Mutombo was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Edmonton police released the cause of death on October 23 and said Mutombo died as a result of a gunshot wound and the manner of death is homicide.

Anyone with information regarding the death is asked to call EPS at 780-423-4567.

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.

Edmonton police declare the death of Virgil Quinn a homicide

Edmonton Police responded to report of  an injured male in an alley near 118 Avenue and 82 Street on October 17th at approximately 9:40.

Police arrived to find 36-year-old Virgil Quinn, on the ground in medical distress. Quinn was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on October 28th. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Anyone who has information about this homicide is encouraged to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567

The 2018 Edmonton Homicide Victim List is available here.