Spirit River, Alberta woman arrested in a homicide of man in Vanderhoof, B.C. hotel

Vanderhoof, BC:  On May 16, 2018, at approximately 8 p.m., Vanderhoof RCMP were called to a local hotel. Upon attendance, they discovered a 59-year-old Vanderhoof man deceased. The death appeared suspicious and the North District Major Crime Unit were called to investigate.

On August 2, 2018, a woman was arrested in Spirit River, Alberta in connection with the death in Vanderhoof. Allie Leslie, 24, has been charged with second degree murder. She remains in custody and will be appearing in court on August 13, 2018, in Prince George.

No further information is available at this time but it can be confirmed that both the victim and accused were known to one another.

Anyone who has any information about this investigation is asked to contact the Vanderhoof RCMP Detachment at 250-567-2222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

“E” Division Communication Services
Vanderhoof RCMP

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