Alberta Major Crimes Unit investigate homicide in John D’or Prairie

December 6, 2023
John D'or Prairie, Alberta

News release

On Dec. 5, 2023, Fort Vermilion RCMP were dispatched to the medical center in John D'or Prairie, where a male had been assaulted and dropped off. This male later succumbed to his injuries. After an initial investigation, RCMP are treating his death as a homicide. The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit has been deployed and has taken carriage of the investigation. An autopsy has been scheduled at the Edmonton Medical Examiner's office.

The investigation is ongoing, and there is no information to suggest a risk to the public at this time.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Fort Vermilion RCMP Detachment at 780-927-3255. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www. or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store. To report crime online, or for access to RCMP news and information, download the Alberta RCMP app through Apple or Google Play.


Contact information

Alberta RCMP Media Relations

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