The Regina Police Service, working in conjunction with the Saskatchewan Coroners Service, is now treating a death investigation, begun on Sunday, February 21st, as a homicide investigation.
Officers were dispatched, at about 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, February 21, 202, to a residence in the 1000 block of Garnet Street. The early information received indicated there was an injured adult male at that address. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) was also dispatched and transported the male to hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. Officers secured the scene and requested the involvement of the Coroner and other investigative units.
The deceased male has been identified as 32 year-old Justin Robert DELORME of Regina. His family has been notified of his death. Investigators and Victim Services will maintain communication with family members. The death of Mr. DELORME is the third homicide in Regina in 2021.
This death is still under investigation. Anyone who has information to offer is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Regina Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).