Edmonton police investigate suspicious death in Chappelle neighbourhood

Police remained on scene in the area of Chappelle Drive and Claxton Loop Monday, Feb. 22, 2016. Global News

EDMONTON — Edmonton police are investigating a suspicious death after a man died of gunshot wounds he sustained over the weekend.

Police were called to a weapons complaint in the area of Chappelle Drive and Claxton Loop in the city’s far southwest at around 4:55 a.m. Sunday.

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A man was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds and later died of his injuries. His identity has not been released.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday morning.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online.

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