Calgary, AB,
27
November
2018
|
04:53
America/Denver

Update: Cordelius HARRISON in custody

 

A man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for murder in connection with the death of a man at a downtown nightclub on the weekend is in custody. 

Cordelius Terry Jackson HARRISON, 29, surrendered to police at a district office earlier today, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018.

He faces one charge of second degree murder.

An autopsy has confirmed the identity of the victim as Rofas Ibrahim Sheikeldin, 37.

Original release below:

UPDATE: Man wanted for murder - Cordelius HARRISON

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit is seeking public assistance to locate a man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for murder in connection with the death of a man at a downtown nightclub on the weekend.

The investigation has revealed that at approximately 2:50 a.m., on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, a physical altercation occurred within the Paranoia nightclub located at 118 5 Avenue S.E. It is believed that more than 20 people were involved in the altercation that left a man in his 30s in life-threatening condition. The man was transported to hospital where he later died.

An autopsy has been completed. Investigators are in the process of notifying the victim’s family and will not be releasing his identity at this time. Cause of death will also not yet be released.

Investigators are reviewing CCTV footage from inside the nightclub in an attempt to identify all of the patrons who were there when the homicide occurred. Anyone who was inside the club at the time who has information about this incident, is asked to contact police at 403-428-8877.

Cordelius Terry Jackson HARRISON, 29, is wanted for second-degree murder. He is described as approximately 5’9” tall, 190 pounds and most often has black, shoulder-length braided hair. A photo of HARRISON is available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the police non-emergency number 403-266-1234, the Homicide Tip Line 403-428-8877, or Crime Stoppers anonymously:

TEXT: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

Case # 18523801/3321