Canada-wide warrants issued for suspect in Nov. 2012 homicide
Published Thursday, February 7, 2013 3:43PM MST Last Updated Thursday, February 7, 2013 3:51PM MST
Edmonton police announced Thursday that Canada-wide warrants had been issued in connection to the stabbing death of a 24-year-old man last November.
Police said arrest warrants had been issued on the charges of second degree murder and possession of an offensive weapon – for Hassan Isse Ismail, 29.
Ismail is described as male, about 190 cm (6’3”) tall, and more than 90 kg (200 lbs).
Homicide detectives believe Ismail is a suspect in the death of Aden Ahmed, 24.
The fatal stabbing took place at a downtown home in the area of 113 Avenue and 94 Street on Nov. 19, 2012.
The suspect is thought to have ties to the Toronto area
Anyone with information on Ismail is asked to call the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567, or #377 from a mobile phone.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).