The man found by police in “grave condition” this morning has passed away in hospital.
Officers were called around 3:00 this morning to the 7-11 in the area of 154 Street and Stony Plain Road. Responders say the man was found lying outside the convenience store with signs of obvious signs of trauma.
The 35-year-old was taken to the University of Alberta hospital. An autopsy will be performed tomorrow and homicide detectives are calling the death suspicious.
Police are looking to speak to anyone who may have seen something odd in the area. Anyone with information can call the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online. (kb)