RCMP Major Crime Unit North investigating homicide in Estevan

Yorkton RCMP Forensic Identification Services involved

On Monday, June 7, 2021, around 6:30 p.m. Estevan Police Service received a missing persons complaint. 55-year-old Angelo Galido of Estevan failed to arrive for work that day, which was uncommon.

Around 10:30 p.m. on June 7, Estevan Police Service located Mr. Galido deceased inside his residence on the 800 block of Henry Street in Estevan. His family has been notified of his death.

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An autopsy was completed on June 8, 2021 in Regina and Galido’s death is considered a homicide. Cause of death will not be released as it is part of the ongoing investigation.

Initial investigation has determined Galido was last seen at a business off Highway #39 in Estevan on June 4, 2021 at approximately 10:00 p.m. Investigators are working to establish a timeline of:

· when and where Mr. Galido was last seen between 10:00 p.m. on Friday, June 4 and when he was discovered deceased on Monday, June 7.

· any suspicious activity on the 800 block of Henry Street in Estevan between Friday, June 4 and Monday, June 7.

If you have information or tips to report, you can contact Estevan Police Service at 306-634-4767, your local RCMP Detachment or Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling 1-800-222-8477.

RCMP Major Crime Unit North has taken the lead at the request of Estevan Police Service, who also continue to actively assist with this ongoing investigation. It is common for policing agencies in the province to work together and provide support as needed and requested. Also assisting are Estevan Police Service Forensic Identification Services and Yorkton RCMP Forensic Identification Services.

There will continue to be an increased police presence around Henry Street in Estevan for the remainder of this week.

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