UPDATE 2: Additional Arrest – RCMP Major Crimes North investigate suspicious death of Lindsay Marie Jackson

Saddle Lake, Alberta – An additional arrest and charge of first degree murder has been made into the homicide investigation of 25-year-old Lindsay Jackson. Lindsay had been missing since Sept. 22, 2018 and her body was recovered in the North Saskatchewan River on Oct. 3, 2018 near Brosseau, Alberta.

Julian Catalin Whiskeyjack (30) of Saddle Lake was arrested on Jan. 9, 2019 by the RCMP Major Crimes Unit and remanded into custody. His next court appearance will be in St. Paul Provincial Court on Feb. 7, 2019. RCMP are not seeking any further suspects regarding this investigation.

As this matter is before the courts no further information will be provided.

Background:

December 17, 2018

RCMP Major Crimes North investigate suspicious death of Lindsay Marie Jackson *update arrests*

Saddle Lake, Alberta – Two arrests have been made in the disappearance of 25-year-old Lindsay Jackson. Lindsay had been missing since September 22, 2018. Lindsay’s body was recovered in the North Saskatchewan River on October 3, 2018 near Brosseau, Alberta.

An autopsy was conducted at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner on October 4, 2018. The investigation determined that Lindsay’s death was a homicide.

Jena Lynn Hunter (26) of Edmonton, and Jermaine Eugene Steinhauer (23) of Edmonton were arrested and charged with first degree murder.

Both suspects have been remanded into custody for a court appearance on December 20, 2018 at St. Paul Provincial Court.

As this matter is before the courts no further information will be provided.

BACKGROUND:

Oct. 5, 2018

RCMP Major Crimes North investigate suspicious death of Lindsay Marie Jackson

St. Paul, Alberta – On Oct. 3, 2018 St. Paul RCMP located a body of a female in the North Saskatchewan River near Duvernay, Alberta.

On Oct. 4, 2018 an autopsy was conducted at Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton and a positive identification of Lindsay Marie Jackson was made. The death is being treated as suspicious. The cause of death is not being released at this time.

The RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit – North (MCU) has assumed carriage of the file and is working with investigators from the St. Paul RCMP and the Forensic Identification Section (FIS).

Additional details are not available at this time as this is an ongoing investigation, however, an updated media release will be disseminated to the media if new information becomes available.

RCMP are asking anyone who may information about this investigation to contact the St. Paul RCMP Detachment at 780-645-8870 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 or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”

Oct. 1, 2018

St. Paul RCMP seek public’s assistance to locate missing female – Lindsay Marie Jackson

St. Paul, Alberta – St. Paul RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance to locate 25-year-old Lindsay Marie Jackson of Saddle Lake Cree Nation. Lindsay was last seen at a residence in Saddle Lake on Sept. 22, 2018 and there is a general concern for her safety and well-being.

Lindsay Marie Jackson is described as:

  • First Nation
  • 5’5 tall
  • Approximately 161 lbs
  • Brown hair
  • Brown eyes
  • Wearing black Adidas sweatshirt
  • Dark pants

If you have any information on Lindsay’s whereabouts, you are asked to contact the St. Paul RCMP at 780-645-8870 or your local police.

St. Paul RCMP

RCMP Major Crimes North



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