Bc RCMP were alerted by a citizen of an unresponsive person in need of medical attention on May 10th up the Naramata Creek Forest Service Road.
Police and paramedics arrived to find two men deceased. The victims have been identified by their father as 29-year-old Erick Fryer and 31-year-old Carlos Fryer. A forensic autopsy has been scheduled for Friday May 14, 2021.
Supt. Brian Hunter said, “Although we are still in the very preliminary stages of this investigation, early findings suggest that this was a targeted incident. At this time there is nothing to indicate a greater general risk to public safety.”
A GoFundMe page has been created to assist Carlo Fryer’s family.
Update June 20th
Anthony Graham, 35, of Penticton and Wade Cudmore, 32, of Naramata are both facing charges of First-degree murder. police said Cudmore has been arrested and is awaiting a bail hearing on unrelated charges and remains in police custody, while Graham remains at large., however, Graham has yet to be found. Wade Cudmore is the son of Naramata homicide victim Kathleen Richarson.
Police are asking for public assistance in locating Anthony Graham. He should be considered armed and dangerous, if you see him do not approach and immediately call 911.