Police reaching out to Somali community to find murder suspect
Published Wednesday, March 20, 2013 11:49AM MDT Last Updated Wednesday, March 20, 2013 6:46PM MDT
Edmonton Police are looking for support from Edmonton’s Somali community to find a man wanted for a November, 2012 murder.
Canada-wide Warrants have been issued for Hassan Isse Ismail, 30 for second degree murder in the death of Aden Ahmed, 24, on November 19, 2012 at a downtown home near 113 Avenue and 94 Street.
“The EPS has worked hard to establish a healthy relationship with this community, and we’re hopeful that partnership will help us in our search for this individual,” Homicide Section Staff Sgt. Bill Clark said in a press release.
It’s believed Ismail has ties to the Greater Toronto Area, he is described as:
- Black male
- 190 cm (6’3”) tall
- More than 90 kg (200 lbs)
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Edmonton Police Service non-emergency line at 780-423-4567 or #377.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).