Friday , 25 June 2021
Bonnyville RCMP Detachment.

Fight outside La Corey leads to parolee breaking conditions

A parolee is going back to a federal institution after breaking conditions this week.

Two males were fighting near La Corey on Thursday morning just past 8:30am. Bonnyville RCMP were dispatched as a witness believed they saw one of the men with a handgun.

Police rushed to the scene and initiated a traffic stop on the suspect.

He was arrested with a fake, imitation handgun, RCMP said.

Stacey Moosepayo, a 37-year-old male from Kehewin, was arrested and held for a hearing.

He faces five weapons-related charges and police said he will be going back to a federal instituion he was previously an inmate.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.