Wood Buffalo RCMP: Fentanyl Seized During Traffic Stop

Posted on May 26, 2017

May 26th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On May 24th, 2017 the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section conducted a vehicle stop which resulted in the seizure of 390 fentanyl pills.  Three individuals, all from Fort McMurray, were arrested during the vehicle stop, and have been charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking. Mark […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Male Charged for an Indecent Act

Posted on May 25, 2017

May 25th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  On May 22nd, 2017 at approximately 2:30 PM, a staff member at McDonald Island reported witnessing a male exposing himself while in the pool.  The indecent act was also witnessed by a child.  Robert Huntington, a 59 year old male from Fort McMurray, was arrested at McDonald Island shortly after police […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Investigating an Assault Causing Bodily Harm

Posted on May 23, 2017

May 23rd, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: Police are seeking witnesses to an assault causing bodily harm that occurred on May 17th, 2017 at approximately 2:00 am.  The assault took place outside of the Padollan Pub on Franklin Ave, and resulted in the victim being hospitalized due to the severity of the injuries. If you were witness to this […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Seeking Assistance in Locating a Missing Youth

Posted on May 23, 2017

May 20th, 2017 UPDATE: Wood Buffalo RCMP: Hannah Hewitt has been located and is safe.  Police would like to thank the public for their assistance in this matter. BACKGROUND: Wood Buffalo RCMP: Police are seeking assistance in locating a missing female youth.  Hannah Hewitt, a 16 year old female from Fort McMurray, was reported missing […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Seeking Assistance in Locating a Missing Youth

Posted on May 23, 2017

May 19th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: Police are seeking assistance in locating a missing female youth.  Hannah Hewitt, a 16 year old female from Fort McMurray, was reported missing today after having not been seen since May 17th, 2017.  She was last seen in Fort McMurray. Hannah is described as: A Caucasian female 5’8″ tall A […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Arrest a Male for Indecent Exposure

Posted on May 18, 2017

May 18th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On March 19th, 2017, police responded to a complaint of a male exposing himself while inside the YMCA.  Following the investigation and with the assistance of YMCA staff, police were able to identify, and arrest the male.  Jeffrey Gates, a 58 year old man residing in Fort McMurray, was charged under […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Search Warrants Result in Multiple People Charged

Posted on May 18, 2017

May 18th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On May 11th and 12th, 2017, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section executed search warrants in two residences on Beaton Place, and Beren Place in Fort McMurray.  The searches resulted in approximately 44 grams of cocaine, and 1 fentanyl pill being seized. As a result of the search warrant four individuals were arrested […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Seek Assistance in Locating a Missing Male * LOCATED

Posted on May 15, 2017

May 15th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: Travis Benoit has been located and is safe.  Police would like to thank the public for their assistance. BACKGROUND: For Immediate Release: May 11th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing male.  Travis Benoit, an 18 hear old male from of Fort McMurray, was reported […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Fort McMurray Airport No Longer Under Evacuation

Posted on May 11, 2017

May 11th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: At 12:00 pm today, the Fort McMurray Airport staff advised police of a package that they had determined was suspicious.  As a precaution, the airport was evacuated for a short period of time in the afternoon.  Police have confirmed that the package is not a danger to the public.  The airport […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Seek Assistance in Locating a Missing Male

Posted on May 11, 2017

May 11th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing male.  Travis Benoit, an 18 hear old male from of Fort McMurray, was reported missing from his residence on May 9th, 2017, but was possibly seen in downtown Fort McMurray on May 10th at 7:45 PM. Benoit is described as: An Aboriginal male 6 […]

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