Edmonton

Edmonton police identify victim in north-side suspicious death

Paramedics found the victim lying on the sidewalk in front of a house at 77th Street and 166th Avenue around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Enzo Campoli, 52, found injured and lying on sidewalk after reports of shots fired

Officers search a home near 77th Street and 166th Avenue in northeast Edmonton after reports of shooting. (Sam Martin/CBC)

A 52-year-old man has been identified as the person found dead after reports of gunshots in northeast Edmonton Wednesday night.

Paramedics found Enzo Campoli lying on the sidewalk in front of a house at 77th Street and 166th Avenue around 8:15 p.m.

Campoli was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS, police said in a news release Thursday.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday morning.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

Police said Campoli's name is being released in hopes of generating tips and information that could help solve the crime.