Manitoba

Police ID victim in Main Street shooting who later died from injuries

Cody Alexander Sleigh died after he was shot near the intersection of Main Street and Magnus Avenue on July 21.

Cody Alexander Sleigh, 31, died two days after he was shot on July 21

Two vehciles, including a taxi, can be seen inside police tape at the scene of the shooting on Magnus Avenue near Main Street on July 21. (Walther Bernal/CBC)

Police have identified a man who died after a shooting near the intersection Magnus Avenue and Main Street last week, police announced Tuesday.

Cody Alexander Sleigh, 31, was rushed to hospital in critical condition after the shooting on July 21, but died from his injuries two days later.

Sleigh had been living in Winnipeg at the time of his death, police said in a news release. 

Sleigh's death makes him the city's 24th homicide victim of the year.

Investigators have asked anyone with information to call the homicide unit at 204-986-6508 or contact Crime Stoppers.

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