RCMP Blairmore Investigate Homicide Related to Amber Alert

RCMP Blairmore Investigate Homicide Related to Amber Alert

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                   September 14, 2015

RCMP Investigate Homicide Related to Amber Alert

Blairmore, Alberta – Today, the RCMP in Crowsnest pass were called to a residence just after 11:15 a.m. in the town of Blairmore, by a family member who had just discovered a deceased male in the home.  The deceased has been identified as 27 year old, Terry Blanchette** of Blairmore, Alberta.  He is the biological father of Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette .  The RCMP remains on the scene and have called in the Southern Serious Crimes Branch investigators.  RCMP Investigators have confirmed the death is suspicious and are now investigating this as a homicide.

This homicide investigation is related to the disappearance of 2 year old Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette, subject of an Amber Alert earlier today.