Sunday , 3 July 2022

Man wanted for local shooting arrested by Parkland RCMP

A man wanted for aggravated assault and discharging a firearm with intent after a shooting in Cold Lake First Nations was apprehended by police.

Chad William Pashko, 41 from Parkland County, was wanted by Cold Lake RCMP for the shooting of a Kehewin man on April 15.

Police said they sought an arrest warrant on June 7th for the crimes. On Wednesday, Parkland RCMP said that along with the Alberta RCMP Emergency Response Team, they arrested Pashko without incident at a residence in Lac St. Anne.

He is facing seven charges and may have additional ones coming, Parkland RCMP said in a media release.

Chad William Pashko was wanted by Cold Lake RCMP. Image submitted.

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.