Update To Saskatoon's 10th Homicide For 2016. File 2016-103864

Update to Saskatoon's 10th Homicide from 2016

A 15 year old male has been arrested and charged with First Degree Murder in his connection with the death of 26 year old Dylan Phillips from October 14th, 2016.

The accused is also charged with Commit Murder for the benefit of a Criminal Organization and two counts of Assault with a Weapon stemming from the same incident on two other people.

The accused will appear in court this afternoon. Court information #991006233.

Major Crime investigators are still investigating this file.

At approximately 10:53 pm October 14th, 2016 Saskatoon City Police patrol members along with MD Ambulance personnel responded to an injured male in a residence in the 1400 block Avenue G North.  

Upon arrival members located a 26 year old injured male who had been the victim of an apparent assault.  Male succumbed to his injuries at the scene. 

The Saskatoon Police Major Crime Section, Forensic Identification Section, working in conjunction with the Chief Coroner’s office are actively investigating.

At the request of the family the name of the deceased will not be released.

Updates to this investigation will come from Major Crime Section or Public Affairs office when more information to share is available.

Police are asking anyone that may have information regarding this incident call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477.