Bowness death deemed suspicious
An investigation into a woman’s death is ongoing after she was found lying on a northwest roadway early this morning. Police are investigating this matter as domestic in nature and one person is currently in custody.
At approximately 6:10 a.m., today, Monday, Feb, 10, 2020, we were called to the area of 34 Avenue and 79 Street N.W., for reports of an unconscious victim lying in the road. The woman, in her 30s, was transported to hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. The victim’s identity will not be released until an autopsy has been completed.
While our officers wait for the results of the autopsy, they have taken one man into custody. The investigation is ongoing.
At this time, investigators believed the victim and suspect were known to each other, and this incident was not random.
No further details are available at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to is asked to contact the police non-emergency number 403-266-1234 or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously through Crime Stoppers:
APP: "P3 Tips"
Case # 20059053