Kelowna man charged, another wanted in 2019 Grande Prairie homicide

A 25-year-old Kelowna, B.C., man has been charged with first-degree murder in the 2019 death of a man in Grande Prairie, Alta. On Oct. 13, 2019, RCMP were called to an apartment building on Poplar Drive where 28-year-old Cody Michaloski…

4 people charged with 1st-degree murder in Alberta woman’s 2019 death

First-degree murder, kidnapping and robbery charges have been laid in connection with the 2019 death of a 25-year-old Alberta woman. The RCMP Major Crimes Unit has been investigating Nature Duperron’s death since April 2019. RCMP believe Duperron, who was from…

Two sentences handed down in Tiki Laverdiere homicide case

May 15 2020 8:24pm Two people have been sentenced for their involvement in the killing of Tiki Laverdiere, an Edmonton mother found dead last year in Saskatchewan. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] !=…

Girl injured in Prince Albert, Sask. triple homicide improving in hospital

The family of a girl who was injured in a triple homicide in Prince Albert, Sask., says her condition continues to improve while recovering in hospital. Kendrah, 5, received life-threatening injuries in late March when her older brother and grandparents…

Sentences handed down in Tiki Laverdiere homicide case

Two people have been sentenced for their involvement in the killing of Tiki Laverdiere, an Edmonton mother found dead last year in Saskatchewan. Brent Checkosis, 19, was sentenced to seven years in prison for being an accessory after the fact…

Charges laid after human remains found in Wetaskiwin hotel fire

RCMP have laid murder and arson with disregard for human life charges after a man’s remains were found in Manny’s Hotel in Wetaskiwin in January. READ MORE: Fire crews battle blaze at Wetaskiwin apartment building On Jan. 14, RCMP responded…

2 charged with 1st-degree murder in Edmonton man’s death

Two people have been charged with first-degree murder after human remains were discovered north of Edmonton last December. On Dec. 4, 24-year-old Faisal Fadul Aden’s body was discovered near Red Earth Creek, Alta., which is about 400 kilometres north of…

Supreme Court of Canada will not hear appeals of Calgary parents convicted in teen son’s death

February 13 2020 2:20pm The Supreme Court of Canada will not hear the appeals of the Calgary parents convicted of first-degree murder in 2017 in the death of their 15-year-old son. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””;…

Guilty pleas for men charged with stabbing Tiki Laverdiere homicide suspect

Two men charged with stabbing a suspect connected to the death of Tiki Laverdiere while in custody have been sentenced. Brent Checkosis was being held on remand at Saskatoon Correctional Centre after being charged with accessory after the fact to…

Second guilty plea in Tiki Laverdiere homicide investigation

Mavis Takakanew is now the second person to admit to her involvement in the killing of Tiki Laverdiere. In a North Battleford, Sask., courtroom on Monday, the 55-year-old woman held a tissue in her hand and rocked back and forth…