Police seek persons of interest in murder investigation

The two people in this surveillance photo have been identified as persons of interest by police

The Saskatoon Police Service (SPS) is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying two persons of interest in relation to the homicide of 36-year-old, Daniel Joseph Morrison.

Morrison was found injured on the Meewasin Trail on May 26, 2019 before he succumbed to his injuries in hospital hours later. This was Saskatoon’s fifth homicide of the year. As part of the ongoing investigation, the police have not released a cause of death.

If you have any information in regards to the persons of interest or the homicide of Daniel Morrison, please call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300. To leave a tip anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

    On the evening of May 26, a person walking on the Meewasin Trail discovered Daniel Morrison injured below a pedestrian bridge adjacent to the 800 block of Spadina Crescent East. A nearby Saskatoon Police Service member on foot patrol was directed to Morrison’s location where additional officers and Medavie Health Services attended to. Morrison was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

    Daniel Morrison did not have a fixed address but was known to frequent the downtown core and riverbank area, including the area along the Meewasin Trail where he was found injured