UPDATED: Alberta RCMP Major Crimes investigate suspicious death in Grande Prairie – ARRESTED

Grande Prairie, Alta. – (May 1) Telford Randall Howe (39) was arrested on his outstanding warrant this morning as a result of a tip received by the public.

He remains in police custody and was previously charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, commit an indicated offence while disguised, possession of a weapon dangerous to the public from an incident on April 16, 2020 in Whitecourt, Alta.

The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit continues to investigate the homicide and are asking anyone with information in relation to the incident from April 25, 2020, that occurred in the area of 106 Avenue and 102 Street in Grande Prairie, to contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-831-2340, or your local police.

No further information is available at this time.

Grande Prairie, Alta. – An autopsy was completed yesterday at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton and the death of the 32-year-old male victim has been deemed a homicide.

The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit continues to look for a person of interest in relation to this investigation who is currently wanted on a separate matter: Telford Randall Howe, who is alleged to have been involved with an incident in Whitecourt, Alta., on April 16, 2020, that resulted in charges is still at large.

Police are asking anyone who knows Telford Howe’s whereabouts, or has information about this incident, to contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-831-2340, or your local police. The public are cautioned not to approach Howe as he is considered to be armed and dangerous.

No further information is available at this time.

BACKGROUND

Grande Prairie, Alberta – On April 25, 2020, at approximately 12 a.m. Grande Prairie RCMP responded to the area of 106 Avenue and 102 Street to assist EMS with an injured male who was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The male was later pronounced deceased at the hospital. Alberta RCMP Major Crimes has taken carriage of the investigation.

The autopsy of the 32-year-old male victim from Grande Prairie is scheduled for later this week at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton.

Police are looking for a person of interest in relation to this investigation who is currently wanted on a separate matter: Telford Randall Howe, who is alleged to have been involved with an incident in Whitecourt, Alta., on April 16, 2020, that resulted in charges.

Telford Randall Howe
Telford Randall Howe
Telford Randall Howe
Telford Randall Howe
Telford Randall Howe
Telford Randall Howe

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes are asking anyone who knows Telford Howe’s whereabouts, or has information about this incident, to contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-831-2340, or your local police. The public are cautioned not to approach Howe as he is considered to be armed and dangerous.

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.

No further information is available at this time.

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Background:

Apr. 25, 2020

Grande Prairie RCMP investigate police incident

Grande Prairie, Alberta – In the early morning hours of Saturday, April 25, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to an incident near 106 Avenue and 102 Street.

Police remain on scene and continue to investigate the situation. There are no concerns for public safety at this time.

An update will be provided once more information becomes available.

Grande Prairie RCMP



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