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Woman shot in vehicle in Oliver area was victim of homicide: EPS

Edmonton police on the scene of what they describe as a targeted shooting that killed a 31-year-old woman earlier this month. Courtesy of: Zach Laing

Edmonton police said Friday that an autopsy has confirmed that a woman shot to death inside a vehicle on Nov. 5 was the victim of homicide.

In a news release, police said the victim was 31-year-old Kelsey Ouellette.

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They said officers responded to numerous reports of gunshots in the area of Jasper Avenue and 116 Street at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.

When they arrived, they found Ouellette inside a vehicle with gunshot wounds.  Officers tried to treat her but when paramedics arrived, she was pronounced dead.

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An autopsy was done on Nov. 10 and the medical examiner determined Ouellette died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information is asked to contact EPS at 780-423-4567.

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