Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance on locating a ‘wanted’ man – Update 1

Posted on Jan 3, 2018

January 2, 2017

Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise this vehicle has been found and recovered from Highway 63 approximately 50 kms south of Fort McMurray, Alberta. The vehicle was left abandoned, was towed, and is currently being held for the police investigation.

Police continue in their efforts to locate and arrest Dustin Anthony Cail. Due to the nature of the incident, police are advising the public not to approach Dustin.

Residents are asked to please contact the Wood Buffalo RCMP at (780) 788-4040, or contact your local police if you see Dustin, or know of his whereabouts. The RCMP would like to thank the residents of Wood Buffalo for their support in providing information to help keep our community safe.

An update will be provided when new information becomes available.

Media Contact:
Corporal Teri-Ann Deobald
Media Relations Officer
780-215-1405


BACKGROUND:

For Immediate Release

December 31, 2017

Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a 911 call for assistance at approximately 11:31 p.m. on December 30, 2017. A male suspect allegedly assaulted the victim, uttered threats, and left the residence in the Timberlea area of Fort McMurray, Alberta with a firearm. The RCMP investigation has determined the suspect is 32 year old Dustin Anthony Cail. The victim is known to the suspect, and received minor injuries as a result of the assault. Dustin Cail is believed to have left the area in a red, 2013 Honda Civic, with Alberta licence plate BPK4338. This vehicle has been taken without the owner’s consent. The owner of the vehicle is known to the suspect.

Due to the nature of the incident, police are advising the public not to approach Dustin Anthony Cail. Police do not believe this was a random incident.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Dustin Cail. He is facing the following charges as a result of this incident:

  • Possess a Weapon Dangerous to the Public
  • Assault
  • Utter Threats
  • Take Motor Vehicle Without Consent

Dustin Anthony Cail is described as:

  • 32 year old Caucasian male
  • 6’3” tall
  • 200 lbs
  • Short, Brown hair
  • Blue eyes

Dustin Anthony Cail was last seen wearing:

  • Dark jacket
  • Dark sweater
  • Dark jogging pants

The Wood Buffalo RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating Dustin Anthony Cail. Residents are asked to please contact the Wood Buffalo RCMP at (780) 788-4040, or contact your local police if you see Dustin, or know of his whereabouts.

Alternatively, if you would like to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or on the internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You are not required to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.

The RCMP would like to thank the residents of Wood Buffalo for their support in providing information to help keep our community safe.

An update will be provided when new information becomes available.

Media Contact:
Corporal Teri-Ann Deobald
Media Relations Officer
780-215-1405

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