Thursday , 23 September 2021

RCMP Major Crimes charges two with second-degree murder of 16-year-old

Two men have been jointly charged with second-degree murder in the homicide of a 16-year-old boy from Goodfish.

RCMP Major Crimes Unit arrested and charged Sean Steinhauer (30) and Ryan Cardinal (32) last Friday, both of no fixed address, in a homicide that occurred on Oct. 2, 2020, police said.

Both accused were remanded into custody after a judicial hearing and will be appearing in St. Paul Provincial Court on Dec. 17.

On Oct. 2 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Smoky Lake RCMP said they were called to assist EMS on a call at Goodfish Lake.

Police said upon arrival at the scene that the male was deceased at the scene and identified as a 16-year-old.

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.