Cold Lake Police Event Update: Two charged with second degree murder

Cold Lake, Alberta – The RCMP Major Crimes Unit have charged two after the shooting of an adult male on Aug. 9, 2020 in a parking lot of a gas station on Highway 28 in Cold Lake.

Bryan Collins (25) of Elizabeth Metis Settlement and a 17-year-old male youth, who cannot be named as per the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act, have been charged with second degree murder in the death of Kevin Evans (41) of Elizabeth Metis Settlement.

Collins is set to appear in Cold Lake Provincial Court via CCTV on Aug. 19, 2020. The youth is set to appear in St. Paul Provincial Youth Court on Aug. 26, 2020.

Cold Lake Homicide
(File Photo) Cold Lake Homicide

The two other persons who were detained in relation to this incident were not formally charged. The 2018 Black Nissan Murrano has also been recovered and police are not seeking any other suspects.

As this matter is now before the courts, no further information will be released.


UPDATE: Police event underway near Vilna, Alberta, along Highway 28, SUSPECT IN CUSTODY

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RCMP Major Crimes Unit

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