Update - Injured Person/Homicide - 1400 Block 20th Street West

Saskatoon Police continue to investigate the death of a man who was found injured on July 6, 2018.

The deceased has been identified as Ken Peter Balan, aged 27, of Saskatoon. An autopsy was conducted yesterday by the Office of the Chief Coroner, the results of which confirmed Balan’s death to be a homicide. Major Crime Investigators are not releasing the cause of death at this time.

At approximately 5:30 p.m., July 6, 2018, Police were called to a report of an injured person in the north alley in the 1400 block of 20th Street West. The man was then transported to hospital by Medavie Health Services West where he died.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

(Occurrence Number: 18-70163)