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Man’s central Edmonton stabbing death ruled homicide

Jordan Turnbull, 27, died from a stabbing near Alex Taylor Road in downtown Edmonton, Alta. on Oct. 31, 2020. Global News

The death of a man in central Edmonton over the weekend has been ruled homicide.

At around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, police were called to a report of a stabbing in the area of Alex Taylor Road in the Boyle Street neighbourhood.

Officers located a man who was unresponsive and not breathing. Police performed CPR but the man died at the scene.

Read more: Police investigating suspicious death in downtown Edmonton

On Thursday, police identified the victim as 27-year-old Jordan Turnbull. An autopsy determined he died from “sharp force injury.”

Police are now seeking dashcam video from anyone who was in the area between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Oct. 31.

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Anyone with information on the homicide is asked to contact the Edmonton Police Service 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.