Police identify 25-year-old man shot and killed in Edmonton


Police identified the 25-year-old man who was shot and killed in Edmonton on the evening of 23 September.

“An Oct. 1, 2021 autopsy conducted by the Edmonton Medical Examiner has confirmed that Samaan Wani, 25, died as a result of a gunshot wound, and that the manner of death was homicide,” the Edmonton Police said in a statement.

The statement further added that police continue to seek information on a vehicle of interest in this targeted shooting, which took place in the evening on Sep. 23 in the area of 23 Avenue and 106 Street.

Investigators believe that a black truck, possibly a Dodge Ram, that was in the area at the time may be linked to the shooting and are hopeful someone may have information about the vehicle.

The Edmonton Police said anyone who noticed a black truck or its occupants in the area of 23 Avenue and 109 Street between 8:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, is asked to please contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone.



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