Person found dead inside central Edmonton home; homicide detectives investigating

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found inside a home on 102 Street near 121 Avenue on Wednesday morning.

Officers were called to a weapons complaint at around 4:45 a.m. in the Westwood neighbourhood.

They found “a deceased individual inside the residence,” EPS said in a news release. Police did not release the gender or age of the person found dead.

A home on 102 Street near 121 Avenue in Edmonton’s Westwood neighbourhood was blocked off as police investigated a death in the home. Wednesday, November 11, 2020.
A home on 102 Street near 121 Avenue in Edmonton’s Westwood neighbourhood was blocked off as police investigated a death in the home. Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation. An autopsy has not yet been scheduled.

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Anyone with information about this suspicious death or those involved is asked to contact Edmonton police. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online.

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