On Oct. 24, 2021 at approximately 2:10 p.m., Blackfalds RCMP received a complaint of a dispute at a residence located in the area of Highway 2A and Range Road 270a in Lacombe County.

The RCMP investigation into this matter required additional resources for public safety and police safety. As a result, Red Deer RCMP, the RCMP Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Lacombe Police Service were deployed.

One male was taken into custody.

As a result of this investigation a 39-year-old male from Lacombe County was charged with the following:

  • Assault causing bodily harm
  •  Assault

The male is in custody awaiting a judicial hearing.

As this matter is now before the courts no further information can be provided.