Peace Regional RCMP and Major Crimes Unit continue to investigate fatal house fire

Cadotte Lake, Alberta – Early on the morning of Tuesday, May 9, at approximately 4:53 a.m., members of the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment responded to a report of a house fire in the community of Cadotte Lake in which one man died.

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Today, police can confirm that the deceased person has been identified as 31-year-old Marvin Nahachick Jr.* of Cadotte Lake. An autopsy was completed yesterday at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton.

The police investigation is ongoing with members from the RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit (MCU), as well as from the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment.

New information will be provided to the media by way of updates when it becomes available.

The Peace Regional RCMP would like to hear from anyone who may have information about this matter and asks that they call 780-624-6611.

In the event that callers wish to remain anonymous, they are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. At Crime Stoppers, you do not need to reveal your identity. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

RCMP, “K” Division
Strategic Communications Unit

BACKGROUND

May 9, 2017

Peace Regional RCMP and Major Crimes Unit investigate fatal house fire

Cadotte Lake, Alberta – Early this morning, at approximately 4:53 a.m., members of the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment responded to a report of a house fire in the community of Cadotte Lake in which one individual died.

The investigation is in its early stages and is utilizing the resources of the RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit – North (MCU), as well as members from the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment. A fire investigator is on scene and will be conducting a thorough examination of the home to determine the cause of the fire.

New information will be provided to the media by way of updates when it becomes available.

The Peace Regional RCMP would like to hear from anyone who may have information about this matter and asks that they call 780-624-6611.

In the event that callers wish to remain anonymous, they are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. At Crime Stoppers, you do not need to reveal your identity. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Peace Regional RCMP


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