Update: Arrests made – Calgary police investigate the fatal shooting of Ashley Aaron Cuthbert Mawdsley

The Calgary 2022 Homicide Victim List is available here.

Calgary police responded to reports of shots fired in the 200 block of Douglas Ridge Circle S.E. on December 15th at 8:03am.

On arrival police located 40-year-old Ashley Aaron Cuthbert MAWDSLEY of Calgary deceased. Police are asking the public to come forward with any dashcam footage showing a white 2022 Ford Expedition in the following areas, during these specific times, on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022, is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234

  • Douglasdale Boulevard S.E. and eastbound 130 Avenue (towards Deerfoot Trail) between 8:30 – 8:40 a.m.
  • Southbound Deerfoot Trail (Highway 2) travelling towards Highway 552 between 8:30 – 8:45 a.m.
  • Southbound on Range Road 291 in Foothills County between 8:45 – 9 a.m.
  • Eastbound on 296 Avenue E to the 6400 block of 296 Avenue E between 8:45 – 9 a.m.

On Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, Calgary police made arrests in connection to the Ashley Mawsley as well as a non-fatal shooting which occurred at approximately 12:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, in the parkade underneath the Real Canadian Superstore, located at 428 Sixth Avenue S.E. Police said the identities of the accused will be released once charges are formally laid.

On March 2nd, police announced the identities of the accused.

Kai Errol Horst KELLER, 30, of Calgary has been charged with first-degree murder in relation to the homicide of Ashley MAWDSLEY. KELLER has also been charged with one count of attempted murder and one count of reckless discharge of a firearm in relation to a non-fatal shooting which occurred in the parkade underneath the Real Canadian Superstore in East Village on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022. 

A second suspect in relation to the East Village shooting, Erik Anthony SILVA, 28, of Calgary has been charged with one count of attempted murder and six firearm related offences, including reckless discharge of a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm while prohibited and possession of a loaded restricted firearm with readily accessible ammunition.