Police investigating murder in southwest Edmonton

Aug 7 2020, 11:09 am

A man was found murdered in a southwest Edmonton home Thursday afternoon, and homicide detectives are trying to figure out how he died.

Someone called police to the home near 24 Avenue and 108 Street around 4 pm with a weapons complaint.

When officers arrived, they found a man, a woman, and two children. Both adults had minor injuries, and the children were unharmed.

When officers entered the home, they found a fifth person with more severe injuries. That man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police arrested the man with minor injuries, and the woman was taken to a local hospital.

The two children are being cared for by a family member for the time being, police said.

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