On May 17, 2021, Fox Lake RCMP were dispatched to an uttering threats complaint in the Fox Lake First Nation. During the course of the investigation, officers located the victim of a serious assault. The victim was transported by medivac to Fort Vermillion Hospital; however, died of their injuries. The RCMP's Major Crimes Unit has been called in to assist with the investigation.
The victim's identity and details of the investigation are not being released at this time.
If you have any information on this crime, you are asked to contact the Fox Lake RCMP at 780-659-2081 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com (http://www.p3tips.com) or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.