Gunshot victim dies from injuries, prompting Saskatoon’s 11th homicide probe of 2023

The Saskatoon Police Service is investigating a homicide that occurred early Thursday. File / Global News

Saskatoon police are investigating a homicide after officers found a man suffering from gunshot wounds early Thursday.

Patrol officers responded to an injured man in a back alley in the 2700 block of 21st Street West around 1:30 a.m.

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The 33-year-old man was taken to the hospital but later died from his injuries.

The Saskatoon Police Service said the man’s next of kin have been notified but are not releasing the victim’s name at this time.

Police say they continue to investigate and this is the city’s 11th homicide of 2023.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300.

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