Alberta RCMP Major Crimes seek public assistance in suspicious death investigation near Leduc - Update

November 16, 2020
Leduc, Alberta

News release

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit are continuing their investigation into the suspicious death of a 21-year-old male, which was reported on Nov. 14. Public assistance is now being sought about an incident reported in Wetaskiwin on Nov. 14 that the RCMP have reason to believe may be related to the death.

At 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 14, the Wetaskiwin RCMP responded to a complaint of an agitated male, in traffic, at the intersection of Highway 2A and Highway 13, north of Wetaskiwin. It is believed that the male may have been driven and dropped off near that location. The male is described as:

  • Black
  • Approximately 5'7" tall / 168 lbs.
  • Black dreadlocks
  • Wearing a grey overcoat with a black hat
  • Carrying a bottle of Grey Goose Vodka

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit is asking the public's assistance for any information in relation to this incident, or this man's previous activities. If any motorist has dash cam footage in the area of Highway 2A and Highway 13 north of Wetaskiwin between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Nov. 14, please contact Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7279 or your local police.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store."


Contact information

Corporal Laurel Scott
Media Relations Group


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