The death of a 35-year-old man in Regina's North Central neighbourhood has been deemed a homicide by the Regina Police Service.

Police and the Office of the Chief Coroner are still investigating the death, which is now considered Regina's ninth homicide this year.

Thurston James Mintuck was found injured on Dec. 3 at 2:45 a.m. CST on the 1200 block of Retallack Street.  

He was taken to hospital by ambulance, where he was later pronounced dead.