Saturday , 15 May 2021

Two people facing attempted murder charges after shooting on Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement

Two people are facing attempted murder charges after a shooting on Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement earlier this month.

On Sept. 7, Boyle RCMP responded to a report of a shooting where police noticed significant damages to the residence.

The adult male victim was taken to hospital with a serious life-threatening injury.

After a search warrant, RCMP seized firearms, ammunition as well as forensic evidence.

Two suspects were arrested and charged with multiple offences regarding the shooting.

Guy Edward Delorme (30) of Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement was charged with:

  • Attempted murder
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Disguise with intent
  • Unauthorized possession of firearm
  • Theft of motor vehicle

Brendan Christopher Dion (30) of Edmonton was charged with:

  • Attempted murder
  • Unauthorized possession
  • Disguise with intent
  • Breach of a release order

Both the accused were remanded into custody after a judicial hearing and are set to appear in Boyle Provincial Court via CCTV earlier Tuesday.

Boyle RCMP continue to investigate this incident and do not believe this was a random incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact Boyle RCMP at 780-689-4081.

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.

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.