Autopsy shows man found dead in Edmonton parking lot was stabbed to death

A man found stabbed to death in a parking lot in northwest Edmonton has been identified as Joshua Gilbert Barnes, 18.

Homicide detectives release photos of car they believe was involved in slaying

Edmonton police released photos of the suspect car in a the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old man on the weekend. (Edmonton Police Service)

Joshua Gilbert Barnes, 18, was stabbed to death in a parking lot in northwest Edmonton, an autopsy showed Monday. 

Police were called to a parking lot in Kensington Crossing near 125th Street and 132nd Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Paramedics declared Barnes dead at the scene. A second man with non-life-threatening injuries was taken to hospital.

On Monday, homicide detectives released photos of a car they believe was involved in Barnes' death.

Police say this car was occupied by a group of male suspects. (Edmonton Police Service)
Police urge anyone with information about this car to call them. (Edmonton Police Service)

"We believe this vehicle was occupied by a group of males," said Staff Sgt. Colin Derksen in a news release.

Anyone with information about the suspect vehicle or what led up to the homicide is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.