Manslaughter charge laid after man found unresponsive in Edmonton alley

Edmonton police headquarters in downtown Edmonton.
Edmonton police headquarters in downtown Edmonton. Global News

Edmonton police said Thursday a manslaughter charge had been laid in connection with the death of a man found unresponsive in a downtown alley in May.

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Officers were called to an assault in the area of 107 Avenue and 106 Street at around 10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25. They found a man lying in the alley.

He was treated and taken to hospital but died on June 3.

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An autopsy done on June 14 determined he died from blunt force trauma and was the victim of homicide.

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The medical examiner identified the man as 47-year-old Abraham Albino.

Homicide detectives have since arrested and charged 35-year-old Dedecho Harun with manslaughter.

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