Alberta RCMP Major Crimes unit investigate homicide of infant - Update

September 3, 2021
Stoney Nakoda First Nation, Alberta

News release

On Sept. 1, 2021, the Alberta RCMP Major Crimes unit arrested an adult male in relation to the homicide of the 6-month-old infant.

A 21-year-old male from the Stoney Nakoda First Nation has been charged with second degree murder in relation to the homicide of the 6-month-old infant.

In addition, the Alberta RCMP Major Crimes unit has charged the 21-year-old male with assault causing bodily harm and choking with intent in an incident involving a 24-year old female victim from a previous incident.

After a Judicial hearing, he was remanded to custody and will next be appearing on all charges in Cochrane Provincial Court on Oct. 5, 2021.

As these matters are now before the courts, no further information will be provided.

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Contact information

Alberta RCMP Media Relations
780-509-3970

Backgrounder

rcmp-grc.ca/96805

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