Body found in Red River is homicide victim: Winnipeg police
Part of Don Gerrie Park cordoned off with police tape on Monday, October 12, 2020. (CTV News Photo Daniel Timmerman)
WINNIPEG -- The Winnipeg Police Service is investigating a body found in the Red River on Monday as a homicide.
The body was found in the area of Churchill Drive and Hay Street Monday morning.
On Tuesday, police identified the body as 29-year-old Mohamed Mohiadin Ahmed of Winnipeg. Police said they are investigating his death as a homicide.
Police said they're looking for information on Ahmed's whereabouts before his death. Anyone with information is asked to call 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.
Ahmed's death is the 34th homicide in Winnipeg in 2020.