Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance to locate wanted male – Update (arrested)

Posted on Mar 26, 2019

March 22, 2019

Fort McMurray, Alta. – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise that Tyrone Cardinal has been located and taken into custody without incident. RCMP would like to thank the public and the media for assistance.


March 18, 2019

Fort McMurray, Alta. – Wood Buffalo RCMP are seeking the assistance of the public in locating Tyrone Cardinal (33) who is wanted for:
• Discharge firearm with intent
• Assault causing bodily harm
• Possession of a firearm when knowing possession unauthorized
• Dangerous operation of motor vehicle
• Fail to comply with probation order
• Weapons possession contrary to order (x 2)

He is described as:
• Indigenous
• 6’0”
• Approximately 160 lbs
• Black hair
• Brown eyes

Cardinal is believed to travel between Fort McMurray, Janvier, Alta. and La Loche Sask. Police are reminding the public not to approach the individual and to contact the police if he is seen.

If you have information about his whereabouts, please contact the Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4040, or your local police. Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”

Media Contact:
Corporal Mélanie Cappiello-Stébenne
Wood Buffalo RCMP-GRC
(780) 742-8821