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Alberta RCMP looking for suspect in shooting death on O’Chiese First Nation

May 11, 2023  By The Canadian Press

May 11, 2023, Rocky Mountain House, Alta. – An arrest warrant has been issued for a man wanted on a charge of second-degree murder in a shooting death on an Alberta First Nation northwest of Red Deer.

Rocky Mountain House RCMP were called to O’Chiese First Nation on May 8 for reports of a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found the body of 31-year-old Brett Roan.

RCMP are looking for 25-year-old Boyd Beaverbones, and believe he may be in the Sunchild/O’Chiese, Rocky Mountain House or Red Deer areas.


Beaverbones is described as 5’10”, with black hair and brown eyes and has a prosthetic left leg.

Authorities say he may be armed and dangerous, and ask that anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact police.

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