Blackfalds RCMP requesting assistance in identifying owner of property

RCMP are requesting assistance to find the owners of several abandoned items, including an urn with cremated ashes.

  • May. 8, 2017 6:00 a.m.

Blackfalds RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance with identifying the owner of property abandoned near Range Road 283 and Township Road 375a in Red Deer County.

On May 7th, 2017 Police were contacted by a citizen regarding abandoned items in the area. The citizen told Police that on closer examination of the items an Urn, with cremated ashes, was found amongst the property. Police retrieved the urn but no identifying marks were found to assist with determining who it belongs to.

Other items left in the area included a washer/ dryer and articles of clothing.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding this occurrence to contact Blackfalds RCMP at (403) 885-3300. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at

You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stopper that leads to an arrest(s), you may eligible for a cash reward.



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