UPDATE - A 30-year-old man from Prince Albert was arrested for second degree murder on February 16, 2022 in connection with the homicide of Byron Bear. This is the third arrest Police have made in a week as members of the Prince Albert Criminal Investigation Division continue to investigate.
The 30-year-old accused was located and arrested in Canmore, Alberta and will make his first court appearance in Prince Albert Provincial Court on February 22, 2021 [Information 90409841]. The Prince Albert Police Service would like to thank Canmore RCMP for their assistance.
Byron Bear is the victim of a homicide stemming from police responding to a call on December 6, 2021 in the 300 Block of 9th Street East. Police continue to investigate.
UPDATE – On February 10, 2022, the remains of a deceased male were located in a rural area near Hague. Police have been able to confirm that the remains are those of Byron Bear, who was reported missing to Prince Albert Police Service in December 2021.