A 60-year-old man has been identified as Saskatoon’s first homicide victim of of 2018
John McPherson was found dead around noon Sunday by police officers called to check in on a the 100 block of Cope Crescent.
Police reported Monday that they considered the death suspicious.
Saskatoon police issued an update Wednesday saying McPherson’s death was being investigated as a potential murder following an autopsy by the provincial coroner’s office.
Anyone with information on McPherson’s death was asked to get in touch with the Saskatoon Police Service, or contact Crime Stoppers.