Maskwacis RCMP responded to a report of a missing man from the family of Landy Shirt. His family said he was last seen on December 3, 2021 in Maskwacis. Police said that Landy Shirt had been to Goodfish Lake and Lac La Biche after December 6th, and his last confirmed sighting was on December 8, 2021 at approximately 7:00 AM in Goodfish Lake Metis Settlement.
Lac La Biche RCMP located a deceased man inside an apartment building at 10310 102 Avenue on December 18th. The victim has been identified as Landy Shirt. Investigators said the circumstances surrounding the death of Landy are believed to be suspicious.
The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit has issued an arrest warrant for the arrest of Lorne Cardinal, 25, of Lac La Biche, pictured below. Cardinal is wanted for first degree murder, he should be considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach this wanted individual and if seen, contact police at at 780-404-2500.