UPDATE: Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit lay charges in homicide on Kehewin Cree Nation

Kehewin Cree Nation, Alberta – On March 12, 2022, the Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit arrested and charged Tristyn Trey Badger (22) with:

· 2nd Degree Murder

Badger was remanded in custody with his next court appearance set for March 22, 2022 in Bonnyville Provincial Court.

Background

2nd degree murder
2nd degree murder

Alberta Major Crimes Unit investigate homicide on Kehewin Cree Nation

Kehewin Cree First Nation Alta. – On March 9, 2022 at approx. 7:15 p.m., Bonnyville RCMP received a complaint of a shooting on Kehewin Cree Nation. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, a 54-year-old male from Kehewin Cree Nation, deceased.

The confrontation on March 9, 2022, between RCMP and 22-year-old suspect on Kehewin Cree Nation during which officers discharged their service weapons is in relation to this investigation.

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit has taken carriage of the homicide investigation. A 22-year-old suspect has been identified and is in hospital receiving medical treatment.

An autopsy will be scheduled in the near future.

No further information will be provided at this time.

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit

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