Homicide detectives for Edmonton police have made a significant discovery in their investigation into the death of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran Ryan Jimmo, 34, who was killed earlier this week following a fatal hit-and-run.
Our initial report here.
The vehicle used in the attack was located on Monday evening and sent for forensic examination; however, the search for two suspects continues. Anyone with information about the deadly incident can contact authorities at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone.
Anonymous tips can also be submitted to 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.
Fighting out of Halifax, "Big Deal" (19-5) was last seen competing under the ZUFFA banner in May 2015, parting ways with the world's largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion -- which released a statement on Monday -- in the wake of his unanimous decision loss to Francimar Barroso.
The autopsy confirmed Jimmo died as a result of blunt force trauma.