Author Topic: Human remains found in west end alley August 16/19 - Edmonton Ab - Identified  (Read 273 times)

Sap1

  • Member
  • Posts: 1241
    • View Profile
https://edmontonjournal.com/news/crime/human-remains-discovered-in-west-end-alley?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook&fbclid=IwAR1LuvD554q2j_jbVsSNauLncX3rCS-cr9hHEK-Tv9zj7ss-IaqkCrC9_fE#Echobox=1566014540

The Edmonton Police Service’s homicide section is investigating after human remains were discovered in a Sherwood neighbourhood alley Thursday morning in west Edmonton.

Citizens walking in an alley west of 149 Street between 92 Avenue and 93 Avenue discovered the remains Thursday morning and called in the discovery, police said in a news release.


Edmonton Police are asking to speak with anyone who may have been travelling through the alley west of 149 Street between 92 Avenue and 93 Avenue on Wednesday or Thursday that may have witnessed any suspicious behaviour or unfamiliar vehicles in that area.

The Edmonton medical examiner conducted an autopsy on the remains Friday but the results are not being released.

Homicide detectives are looking for help from residents in the area and are circulating a poster about their investigation. They would like to speak with anyone who may have been travelling through that alley on Wednesday or Thursday that may have witnessed any suspicious behaviour or unfamiliar vehicles.

Investigators are also looking for any residential surveillance video or dash cam video of the alley which may help with their investigation.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to contact police at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at http://www.p3tips.com/250.

lijohnson@postmedia.com
« Last Edit: August 28, 2019, 11:11:40 PM by Sap1 »

Sap1

  • Member
  • Posts: 1241
    • View Profile
https://edmontonjournal.com/news/crime/police-identify-human-remains-discovered-in-west-end-alley

Human remains discovered in a west Edmonton alley two weeks ago are those of 33-year-old Terri Ann Rowan, police announced Wednesday in a release.

The city police homicide section is treating the case as suspicious and detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of Rowan’s remains in the Sherwood neighbourhood Aug. 15.

Citizens walking in the alley discovered the remains and called police. An autopsy was performed by the medical examiner the next day.

Homicide detectives would like to speak with anyone who may have seen or spoken to Rowan in the week leading up to the discovery of her remains.

The cause and manner of death are not being released at this time to protect the integrity of the investigation, police said.