Lloydminster, Alberta – On May 18, 2019 at approximately 6 a.m. Members of the Lloydminster Detachment, and Maidstone Detachment with assistance from Police Dog Services, and the General Investigation Team, are investigating an armed and barricaded subject in an apartment building in the 5100 block of 36th street. Members were informed that a male, later identified as Craig Fox (22) of Little Pine First Nation, had attacked another male with a machete, and was now running around the apartment building.
Fox was located a short time later and after a short fight with RCMP members was arrested. The male victim was transported via EMS to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Fox was charged with the following:
• Assault with a weapon
• Assault on a police officer (x2)
• Resisting arrest
• Failing to comply with probation order
• Uttering threats (x2)
Fox was remanded in custody for his court appearance on May 28 in Lloydminster Provincial Court.
Lloydminster RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this incident. Please contact Lloydminster RCMP at 780-808-8400 or your local police if you have any information. 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.
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