Damian Ballantyne, Prince Albert’s first homicide in 2017

Prince Albert police responded to a call for assistance at a home on March 22nd at around 1:20am.  Police arrived at the 300 block of Ninth Street E to assist Parkland Ambulance paramedics with an unresponsive male.

Despite life saving efforts, Damian Ballantyne 34 died from his injuries.

Police arrested two people that were known to Ballantyne, however no charges have been laid.

Damian Ballantyne, Prince Albert’s first homicide of 2017

Damian Ballantyne 34,  was found unresponsive by emergency crews in the 300 block of Ninth Street E. just after 1:20 a.m on March 22.

Despite live saving efforts by paramedics, Ballantyne was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two people had been arrested in connection to the death, but have since been released.

More to come…