Calgary, AB,
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2017
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Update: Homicide Unit investigation at Sunalta CTrain Station

Update:

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit has identified a suspect in the suspicious death of a man at the Sunalta CTrain Station on Friday night. A search is currently underway to locate the man and bring him in for questioning.

An autopsy on the victim is currently underway and details will be made available once it is complete. The victim’s next of kin have yet to be located and notified of the death.

Investigators do not believe this incident was random and CCTV from the station provided significant evidence to assist with the progression of this case.

Previous press release:

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit is investigating an incident at the Sunalta CTrain Station that resulted in the death of a man.

At approximately 11:20 p.m., last night, Friday, April 28, 2017, emergency crews were called to the station for reports of a physical altercation between two men. Upon arrival, one of the men was found to have sustained serious injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.

CCTV from the station has assisted greatly, however, the name and location of the suspect is not known at this time. Investigators are asking for public assistance in identifying the suspect in this case. Photos of the suspect are being released and are available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

The victim in this case has been tentatively identified, but next of kin has not been notified. An autopsy is scheduled for early next week.

It is anticipated that the Sunalta CTrain Station, as well as a three-block radius surrounding the south side of the station, will remain closed until approximately 10 a.m.

Anyone who may have information is asked to call police at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477 

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org 

TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

Information can also be shared via the Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877.