UPDATE: Five people charged with various offences in relation to homicide of 32-year-old Daniel Jason Coursol

Wetaskiwin, Alberta – The RCMP Major Crimes Unit took carriage of this investigation on February 20, 2019, when additional information was received regarding the disappearance of 32-year-old Daniel Jason Coursol.

On April 23, 2019, human remains were recovered in the area of Maskwacis. On April 24, 2019, an autopsy was completed at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Calgary with assistance from Red Deer RCMP Forensic Identification Services. The identity of the deceased was confirmed as Daniel Jason Coursol.

Five people have been charged with various offences in relation to this homicide.

Christopher Davies (33) of Edmonton has been charged with first degree murder. He will be appearing in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court. The date has yet to be determined.

Jamie Wasp-Colin (36) of Wetaskiwin has been charged with first degree murder. He will be appearing in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court on May 14, 2019.

Paula House (44) of Edmonton has been charged with first degree murder, accessory after the fact to murder, caused indignity to human remains. Her next court appearance will be in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court on May 30, 2019.

Shereen Miller (27) of Wetaskiwin has been charged with accessory after the fact to murder, caused indignity to human remains. Her next court appearance will be in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court on May 28, 2019

Kara Pounder (31) of Edmonton has been charged with accessory after the fact to murder. Her next court appearance will be in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court on May 28, 2019.

All of accused have been remanded into custody.

As these matters are now before the courts, no further information will be provided.

Background:
Feb. 22, 2019

Wetaskiwin RCMP seek public assistance in locating missing male

Wetaskiwin, Alta. – Wetaskiwin RCMP are asking for the publics assistance in locating 32-year-old Daniel Jason Coursol. Daniel has not been seen or heard from since Feb. 14, 2019. RCMP would like to speak with him as soon as possible as there is a concern for his safety and well-being.

Daniel is described as:

• Caucasian

• 5’ 4” tall

• 150 lbs

• Brown hair

• Blue eyes

If you have information on the whereabouts of Daniel, please contact Wetaskiwin RCMP at 780-312-7267.

Wetaskiwin RCMP



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