Fatal shooting called suspicious by police
The fatal shooting of an 18-year-old at the Maple Ridge trailer park Thursday is now considered a suspicious death by Edmonton police.
The medical examiner has found Zachariah Thompson died of a gunshot wound.
Police were called to a home at the trailer park at 68th Ave. and 17th St. around 6 p.m. Thursday.
Thompson was taken to hospital where he died the next morning.
While an autopsy confirmed the cause of death, police are not releasing the type of gun, where Thompson was shot or how many wounds he received.
Investigators have interviewed several people and are waiting for the results of forensic testing.