RCMP Cochrane – Stoney Nation man dies as a result of collision with vehicle on Highway # 1.
Cochrane – At approx. 6: 00am on December 13, 2014 a 35 year old male pedestrian was hit by a passing motorist on Highway # 1 approx 1 km west of Highway # 22 south of Cochrane, Alberta. The man, who’s identity is being withheld at the request of the family was walking west in the westbound lane of Highway # 1 when he was struck by a passing motorist. The male was pronounced deceased at the scene. The operator of the motor vehicle was shaken, but not injured. Weather at the time was heavy snow and roads were wet. Alcohol or speed is not considered to be a contributing factor.
Today seems like a good time to remind all motorists to be careful when you are out on the roads this winter. Arriving to your destination a few minutes later is better than not arriving at all. Motorists owe it to themselves, their families and their friends. The RCMP remind drivers to drive according to the road conditions, and to be especially mindful your speed and be vigilant of yours and others personal safety this holiday season.
Red Deer RCMP seek public assistance to locate 15 year old Kyla Weber
Kyla Weber is described as:
· 5’6″ tall
· 150 lbs
· long blonde hair
· blue eyes
· last seen wearing a black winter coat, grey leggings and beige boots
If you have any information on Kyla Weber’s whereabouts you are asked to contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403.343.5575.
Airdrie RCMP Requesting Assistance from Public to Identify Vandals at Skate Park
On October 12th, 2014 at approximately 9:30pm, a security member working in the Chinook Winds Skate Park witnessed a black vehicle speed out of the park. The security member investigated and found fresh graffiti on the concession stand. Witnesses in the area stated two males had covered their faces and spray-painted the stand, then left quickly in the black vehicle.
Airdrie RCMP was contacted and video surveillance was collected. The surveillance shows one male wearing a white balaclava spray-painting the concession stand and another male wearing a black hoodie recording the incident with a cellphone.
If you have information, please call the Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7267. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at http://www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.