Tag: Grande Prairie

Driver of stolen truck leads Grande Prairie RCMP to drugs, weapons cache

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Driver of stolen truck leads Grande Prairie RCMP to drugs, weapons cache

Grande Prairie RCMP arrest and charge two men in their 50’s The driver of a stolen pickup truck who allegedly made a getaway from a traffic stop led the Grande Prairie RCMP to a home in the city where drugs and guns were found. Cpl. Roy Kennedy of the Grande Prairie RCMP says the incident began […]

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Pedestrians struck in northern Alberta, one dead, one hospitalized

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Pedestrians struck in northern Alberta, one dead, one hospitalized

Pedestrians struck in Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray RCMP in Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray are investigating two incidents where pedestrians were struck by vehicles on Thursday night and Friday morning. In Grande Prairie at about 1 a.m., RCMP were dispatched to an area on Highway 43 east of Grande Prairie after a pedestrian was […]

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RCMP issue warning about danger of carrying a replica handgun

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
RCMP issue warning about danger of carrying a replica handgun

Grande Prairie RCMP detain man carrying a replica handgun after witnesses report seeing armed man Following an incident on Wednesday afternoon in Grande Prairie where a man and woman were taken into police custody after witnesses reported seeing an armed man, RCMP are warning citizens about carrying replica handguns. Cpl. Roy Kennedy of the Grande […]

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Erin Moses missing, Grande Prairie RCMP looking for 29-year old woman

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Erin Moses missing, Grande Prairie RCMP looking for 29-year old woman

Erin Moses last seen at end of August UPDATE:  Grande Prairie RCMP report Erin Moses has been located and has been in touch with her family. Grande Prairie RCMP are releasing a photo of 29-year old Erin Moses in hopes of finding the missing woman who was last seen by her family this past summer. […]

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Grande Prairie RCMP track down stolen oil field tool after thief advertises item locally

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grande Prairie RCMP track down stolen oil field tool after thief advertises item locally

Grande Prairie RCMP arrest 34-year old man Grande Prairie RCMP have tracked down a stolen oil field tool after the man who allegedly stole the $50,000 piece of equipment advertised the item locally. Cst. Ellen Archibald of the Grande Prairie RCMP says sometime during the first weekend in October, an oil field tool called a […]

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Grande Prairie fatal shooting under investigation by RCMP

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grande Prairie fatal shooting under investigation by RCMP

Young man victim in Grande Prairie fatal shooting Edmonton RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigators are investigating the Grande Prairie fatal shooting that claimed the life of a young man early on Wednesday morning. At about 1 a.m., on Oct. 1, RCMP along with other emergency personnel responded to a complaint of shots fired in a […]

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$250K Grande Prairie drug bust accused sentenced to five years in prison

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
$250K Grande Prairie drug bust accused sentenced to five years in prison

Grande Prairie drug bust sends Mahasin Hadija to prison Mahasin Hadija, the 32-year old woman accused of drug trafficking following a 2013 Grande Prairie drug bust has been sentenced to five years in prison. On April 14, 2013, Hadija was arrested by officers with the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team, or ALERT.  During the arrest, […]

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Grande Prairie RCMP looking for Selena Wanihandi, missing woman

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grande Prairie RCMP looking for Selena Wanihandi, missing woman

Selena Wanihandi reported missing in early September UPDATE:  Grande Prairie RCMP report Selena Wanihandi has been found safe and sound in Cold Lake, Alberta. Grande Prairie RCMP are hoping the public can assist them in locating 34-year old Selena Wanihandi. Cst. Ellen Archibald of the Grande Prairie RCMP says Selena was reported missing in early September […]

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Grande Prairie shooting and death under investigation

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grande Prairie shooting and death under investigation

Grande Prairie shooting Friday morning Grande Prairie RCMP are calling a man’s death non-suspicious, but are investigating after shots were fired at a home in the city on Friday morning. At about 10:30 a.m., RCMP received a complaint of shots fired at a home on 108 Ave. Cst. Tracie Sanikopoulos of the Grande Prairie RCMP says […]

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MD of Greenview declares state of emergency, evacuation order due to wildfire

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
MD of Greenview declares state of emergency, evacuation order due to wildfire

MD of Greenview west of Grande Prairie A serious wildfire in an area west of Grande Prairie near the BC border has forced the MD of Greenview to declare a local state of emergency and evacuation order for residents and visitors in the area. The forest fire sparked by lightening began on July 6 in an […]

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