Suspicious death in downtown Edmonton ruled a homicide; city's 18th of 2021


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The suspicious death of a man in downtown Edmonton last week has been ruled a homicide.

Autopsy results released by city police Tuesday found the 31-year-old victim, Elmer Daurie, died from a sharp force injury. His death has been ruled a homicide.

Officers responded to a call outside of a convenience store near 115 Street and 107 Avenue around 6:10 p.m. on July 12 and found the man on the ground in distress. Paramedics declared him dead at the scene.

Edmonton Police Service’s homicide team continues to investigate the death. It is the city’s 18th homicide this year.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone.