Wednesday , 4 August 2021

Two charged with first degree murder of Lindsay Jackson

Two people have been charged with first degree murder in relation the disappearance of 25-year-old Lindsay Jackson from Saddle Lake, said the RCMP in a press release Tuesday morning.

Jackson had been missing since Sept. 22.

Jena Lynn Hunter, 26-years-old and Jermaine Eugene Steinhauer, 23-years-old, both of Edmonton were arrested and charged with first degree murder.

Jackson’s body was recovered in the North Saskatchewan River on Oct. 3 near Brosseau, Alberta.

An autopsy was conducted at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner on Oct. 4. The investigation determined that Jackson’s death was a homicide.

Both suspects have been remanded into custody for a court appearance on Dec. 20 at St. Paul Provincial Court.

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.