24-year-old man charged with second-degree murder in apartment killing

Dec 2 2019, 10:31 am

A 24-year-old man has been charged for a killing that took place in an apartment in Edmonton late last week.

According to a release from Edmonton Police Service, “West Division patrol officers responded to a 911 call for assistance at an apartment building near 154 Street and 84 Avenue” on November 28.

When officers arrived, they discovered the body of 22-year-old victim Douglas Crossman inside the apartment building.

Brayden Barclay, 24, of Edmonton, was arrested on November 30 and charged yesterday with one count of second-degree murder.

Police have not released the cause of Crossman’s death and say that no further details are being put forth at this time for investigative purposes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact EPS.