Edmonton police investigating suspicious death of 46-year-old woman

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An autopsy of the woman is scheduled for July 23, police say. (Scott Neufeld/CBC - image credit)
An autopsy of the woman is scheduled for July 23, police say. (Scott Neufeld/CBC - image credit)

Homicide investigators are looking into the death of woman in downtown Edmonton early Sunday morning, police say.

The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) said it responded to a call for help from paramedics at a multi-unit residence near 104 Street and 106 Avenue shortly after 1 a.m.

Responding officers found a dead woman, 46, when they arrived on scene, police say.

Her death is considered suspicious and a male — EPS did not release his age — is in custody, police say.

An autopsy is scheduled for July 23.

The EPS' homicide section is still investigating in the meantime.

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