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Derek Saretzky charged with the murders of Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette and Terry Blanchette

RCMP have laid murder charges against Derek Saretzky, the man accused of killing little Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette and her father, Terry Blanchette in Blair

Early Monday September 14th, Terry Blanchette, 27, was killed in his home and his daughter Hailey was abducted and taken away in a speeding white van.

RCMP confirmed that information they received led them to Hailey’s body in a rural area near Blairmore on Tuesday September 15th.

Haley’s mother Cheyenne Dunbar, said she was not aware that Blanchette and Saretsky were acquainted. She and Blanchette are no longer together, and shared custody of Hailey. Dunbar, said she used to be friends Saretsky, but she has not spoken to him for three years, and their relationship was never physical .

Update August 11th 2017

Derek Saretzky, has been convicted of three counts of first-degree murder for the deaths of Terry Blanchette, his daughter Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette and 69-year-old Hanne Meketech. Saretzky is also serving 5 years for causing an indignity to the little girl’s body.

17 year old facing second degree murder charges

17-year old male is facing charges in connection with the stabbing death of an 18-year old man in northeast Edmonton September 12.

The two males involved are related to each other.  The 18 year old was treated and transported to hospital, where he died of his injuries.

The 17-year-old male suspect has since been charged with second degree murder. The youth cannot be named and the name of the victim has not been released.

Hannah Meketech, Found Dead in Her Home

RCMP said Hannah Meketech was found dead inside her home in Coleman Alberta on September 9.  Meketech’s cause of death is not being disclosed, however an autopsy revealed the 69 year death was in fact a homicide.

RCMP asking for the public to help them piece together Meketech’s final days.

Anyone with information is asked to call RCMP at 403-519-7314 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Kallen Brianne Carothers killed in fatal drive by shooting

Kallen Brianne Carothers, 23, died in hospital after being shot in a drive by, in her car in Calgary on September 9th.

Police believe this to be a targeted attack and are desperately trying to find the man who was in the car with Carothers who was injured in the shooting, but fled the scene.

He’s described as black, 5-ft., 10-in. to 6-ft. tall with a thin build and wearing white pants.

Police are asking anyone who knows the identity of the man, or have information related to the shooting, to contact them at 403-266-1234, on the homicide tip line at 403-428-8877, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

Tyrone Knife murdered by a family member

RCMP were called to the Ahtahkakoop First Nation on September 2nd for a report of an unresponsive man. 21 year old Tyrone Jacob Knife, was suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to hospital from the scene but was pronounced deceased prior to arrival.

Dakota Hilliard John Knife, 19 years old, who is of relation to Tyrone Knife has been charged  first degree murder.

Suspect in Russell Sahadeo’s murderer turns himself in

Police said Sahadeo was with his friends and girlfriend in a Toronto park, early on September 6th when they were approached by two men.

Sahadeo was stabbed in the altercation, he was rushed to hospital but died of his wounds soon after.

On September 9th Marcus Richard Lee, 21, of Toronto, turned himself in, to Toronto police.  Lee was charged with second degree murder.

Police are still on the look out for the second suspect Ton Quoc Hoang Ngo, who is also wanted on second degree murder charges.