Morley Man Charged with 3 Counts of Arson

Morley, Alberta – On May 31st, 2020, Cochrane RCMP received multiple calls of fires around the Morley townsite in Stoney Nakoda First Nation. Police as well as fire were able to identify two sheds an abandoned home that were fully engulfed.

Police have charged Branden Powderface age 21 of Morley with three counts of Arson and two counts of Fail to Comply with a Probation Order.

File Photo – Arson

Powderface is remanded in custody with court scheduled on June 2nd 2020 in Cochrane.

No one was injured from the fires.

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Cochrane RCMP

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