Suspicious Death in Lloydminster Determined to be Homicide

Lance Dwayne Littlewolfe (35) of North Battleford, Sask., was arrested in North Battleford, Sask., on April 23, 2021. Littlewolfe has been charged with Second Degree Murder.

Lloydminster, Saskatchewan – Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit has made an arrest in relation to the April 17, 2021, suspicious death of Daxon Levi Hornick-Schmidt (24) of Lloydminster. An autopsy conducted by the Saskatoon Office of the Saskatchewan Coroners Service determined the manner of death to be a homicide.

Lance Dwayne Littlewolfe (35) of North Battleford, Sask., was arrested in North Battleford, Sask., on April 23, 2021. Littlewolfe has been charged with Second Degree Murder.

Following a judicial hearing, Littlewolfe was remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in Lloydminster Provincial Court on April 26, 2021.

As this matter is now before the courts, no further updates will be provided.

Homicide
(File Photo) Homicide

Background:

April 18, 2021

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigate suspicious death

Lloydminster, Sask. – On April 17, 2021, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Lloydminster RCMP responded to the 5300 block of 50 Avenue, Lloydminster for the report of a deceased male on the sidewalk. The RCMP Forensic Identification Section (FIS) were called in to assist with the investigation along with the RCMP Major Crimes Unit (MCU). MCU has taken over the investigation.

RCMP MCU is asking for the publics’ assistance and would like to speak with anyone who was in the area that witnessed this occurrence or have any information that could assist police with this investigation. RCMP MCU are also requesting dashboard camera footage from anyone traveling on 50 Avenue between 51st and 57th Street on April 17, 2021 between the hours 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

An update will be provided when available.

If you have any information about this or any other unsolved crime, please contact the Lloydminster RCMP at 780-808-8400 or your local police. 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.

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit

Lloydminster RCMP



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