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Calgary police investigating suspicious death in Copperfield community

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WATCH: Calgary police are investigating a suspicious death in the community of Copperfield. Lauren Pullen reports – Oct 30, 2020

Calgary police are investigating a suspicious death in the southeast community of Copperfield.

Officers were at the area of the 100 block of Copperpond Common S.E. for most of the day, after being called to the scene at about 1 p.m.

Police said in a news release that a man reported finding his friend dead in a home.

Calgary police and the medical examiner were investigating a suspicious death in the community of Copperfield on Friday.
Calgary police and the medical examiner were investigating a suspicious death in the community of Copperfield on Friday. Global News

Alberta EMS said paramedics were called to the scene at about 1 p.m. Friday.

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Members of the forensics unit and the medical examiner were also at the condo.

Police said an autopsy is expected to be done next week which will determine whether the death is a homicide. No other details were provided about the death, including the age or gender of the person who died, nor the cause of death.

Anyone who may have seen or heard anything out of the ordinary in the area is asked to contact police at 403-428-8877 or 403-266-1234. Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers.