Calgary Police asking for public’s help in missing man investigation

Calgary Police asking for public’s help in missing man investigation


The Calgary Police Service is asking for the publics help in the case of a missing Calgary man, after deeming the case suspicious.

In a release from CPS, it states that investigators have looked into all footprints of life for Abdikadir Tukhov, but been unable to find any evidence of activity.

Investigators are asking the for the publics help in identifying a man and woman that are seen in a surveillance photo from the Cambridge Red Deer hotel (Sheraton Red Deer) early in the morning Dec. 4, 2016.

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In the release police said they believe the pair may have information on Tukhovs disappearance.

According to CPS friends of Tukhov believe that he “may have been met with foul play.”

Police say that Tukhov was reported missing on Dec. 11, 2016, and the 43-year-old was last seen leaving his house in the community of Abbeydale on Sept. 5, 2016.

Tukhov is said to have had a transient lifestyle, spending time in Calgary, Grande Prairie, Edmonton and Red Deer, police believe he was working as a taxi driver in Grande Prairie before he went missing.

“We know that people in the community have information about Abdikadir’s disappearance,” says Staff Sergeant Martin Schiavetta of the CPS Homicide Unit. “Abdikadir left behind a wife and two children and we ask that anyone who has information come forward so that we can provide closure to his friends and family. Even what seems like the most insignificant information can sometimes be enough to help detectives solve a case.”

The woman is described as 25 to 40, with an average build with brown hair.

The man is described as 30 to 45, with an average build and wearing a hat in the photo.

Police ask that if you have any information you call the Calgary Police Service Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877. They may also contact the Calgary Police Service non-emergency number at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers.

July 18, 2019 / by / in