Thursday, 26 July 2018 17:02

RCMP found body of missing man near Gravelbourg

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On July 24, 2018, investigators from the RCMP Major Crimes Unit South located a body southwest of the town of Gravelbourg in a open area. The body was that of an adult male and the remains were transported to Regina for a forensic autopsy on July 25. The body is now confirmed to be 48 year-old Claude Landry. Mr. Landry's family was notified of the discovery.

 

Today the RCMP Major Crimes Unit South, with assistance from the RCMP Forensic Identification Section, will be searching the dump for the city of Moose Jaw in search of more evidence in regards to the alleged murder of Claude Landry. The search will likely be conducted most of the day.

RCMP have arrested two individuals in relation to the disappearance of Claude Landry of Kincaid, SK, who was reported missing on July 13, 2018.

74 year-old Robert Arams of Gravelbourg, SK, has been charged with:

•First Degree Murder, Sec. 235(1), Criminal Code

•Indignity to a Body, Sec. 182(b), Criminal Code

He appeared in Regina Provincial Court on July 23, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

42 year-old David Earl Prentice of Lafleche, SK, has been charged with:

•Indignity to a Body, Sec. 182(b), Criminal Code

He appeared in Regina Provincial Court on July 24, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

The investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Gravelbourg RCMP at 306-648-4320 or their local police service. If you wish to provide information anonymously, please call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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