Police investigating suspicious death in north central Edmonton

Police are investigating a suspicious death Tuesday that occurred in the Eastwood neighbourhood of north central Edmonton. (Craig Ryan/CBC - image credit)
Police are investigating a suspicious death Tuesday that occurred in the Eastwood neighbourhood of north central Edmonton. (Craig Ryan/CBC - image credit)

Homicide detectives are investigating a suspicious death that occurred at a north central Edmonton home early Tuesday morning.

Police say officers responded to a report of a weapons complaint around 12:40 a.m. near 119th Avenue and 79th Street in the Eastwood neighbourhood.

Upon arrival, police found an injured man inside the residence. The 46-year-old man later died in hospital, police said in a news release.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 31. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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