Autopsy confirms 25-year-old’s death was a homicide: EPS

Bullet holes were visible Thursday evening along the driver side of a vehicle police say was targeted in south Edmonton. Taken Sept. 23, 2021 (CTV News Edmonton/Sean Amato).

An autopsy confirmed that a targeted shooting in south Edmonton was a homicide.

The Edmonton Police Service said in a statement that Samaan Wani, 25, died as a result of gunshot wound after a targeted shooting on Sept. 23 in the area of 23 Avenue and 106 Street.

Police are still searching for a black truck, possibly a Dodge Ram, they believe was in the area at the time of the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact EPS at 780-423-4567 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.