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Saskatoon police investigating Spadina Crescent homicide

Saskatoon police are investigating the city’s sixth homicide of the year after a man was found unresponsive early Sunday morning on Spadina Crescent West. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme Roy

EDITOR’S NOTE: A previous version of this story included an image that was not connected to the homicide referenced in this story. It has been replaced with a stock image.

Saskatoon police are investigating the city’s sixth homicide of the year.

They had been approached by a passerby while fighting a fire early Sunday morning on Spadina Crescent West and told there was an unresponsive person on a ramp at a nearby skate park.

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Quewazance, 39, was declared dead despite life-saving attempts by firefighters.

His death was confirmed as a homicide following an autopsy. Police have not released a cause of death.

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No other details have been released and no arrests have been made.

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The investigation into a second suspicious death on the weekend continues.

Police were called to a home in the 1200-block of College Drive after a woman’s body was discovered.

Detectives continue to investigate with the help of the coroner’s office.

Police have not released her name or the cause of death.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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