Police release sketches of the suspects wanted in an Esterhazy/Stockholm homicide

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Esterhazy and Broadview RCMP responded to a report of a break and enter and suspicious death at a residence approximately 20 kilometers south of Stockholm and Esterhazy on February 10th just after  4:00 a.m. 

Police arrived to find an adult male who lived at the residence deceased at the scene. An adult female was injured and was transported to hospital for medical treatment.

Investigators said three men broke into the home, stole at least one firearm from the residence, stole the home owner’s vehicle and fled the scene. The vehicle was located abandoned on a nearby grid road, on fire.

Items stolen from residence:
Three long-barreled firearms and a significant amount of ammunition was stolen from the victim’s residence. These items were being stored appropriately prior to them being taken.

As a result of the investigation, RCMP provided the following suspect descriptions:

  • Suspect #1:
    • Male, believed to be in his 20’s;
    • Approximately 6′ 2″ tall
    • 180-200 pounds, slender build
    • Piercing/scar or absence of hair on left eyebrow;
    • May have a lower stomach tattoo;
    • Face was covered by a thin neck warmer/tube pulled up
    • Wearing a black beanie-style head covering/hat
    • Dark-coloured Carhartt/work-style jacket with a lighter-coloured “sherpa” style liner
  • Suspect #2:
    • Male, believed to be older than suspects #1 and #3
    • Approximately 5′ 11″;
    • Approximately 210 pounds;
    • Face was covered by black balaclava
    • Sparsely-haired moustache visible
    • Tattoos:
      • Small pointed tattoo near the corner of left eye (possibly a teardrop or arrow);
      • Top of arched tattoo partially visible under facial covering near the top of the left cheekbone, under the left eye;
  • Suspect #3:
    • Male
    • Shorter than suspects #1 and #2;
    • Approximately 200-240 pounds;
    • Face was covered by a thin neck warmer/tube pulled up
    • Wearing a black beanie-style head covering/hat
    • Wearing what is believed to have been a Red Dragon Apparel hoodie. There was a large Red Dragon logo on the front, no zipper;

Anyone who may know one or any of these individuals, or have information to share related to these sketches, contact your nearest RCMP Detachment or police service immediately or call 310-RCMP in non-emergencies.