Wetaskiwin man, 34, found murdered Jan. 3

Wetaskiwin man, 34, found murdered Jan. 3

RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating homicide in Wetaskiwin

RCMP are investigating a murder in Wetaskiwin that occurred over the weekend.

According to a press release from RCMP K Division spokesperson Cst. Patrick Lambert, “The Wetaskiwin RCMP responded to a complaint of a deceased 34-year-old male at a residence in the City of Wetaskiwin on January 3, 2020 at 10:00 p.m.

“The male was confirmed deceased at the scene.

“The RCMP Major Crimes Unit (MCU) has been deployed to take carriage of the investigation.

“The investigation into this homicide continues. No further information is available at this time.”

Stu.salkeld@pipestoneflyer.ca