Chateh, Alberta – Early this morning, members of the Chateh RCMP Detachment responded to a disturbance complaint and located a male who had sustained serious injuries. Regrettably, the male succumbed to his injuries a short time later.
The RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit – North has travelled to Chateh and assumed carriage of the homicide investigation with assistance from the Chateh RCMP Detachment.
A person of interest, currently under police guard, has been identified and is receiving treatment at a hospital for injuries thought to have been sustained in the incident. It is believed that this was not a random event.
The investigation is ongoing, therefore, additional details are not available at this time.