On March 27, 2022, Red Deer RCMP were dispatched to a call of a distressed male who had been forcibly confined at a residence on Parke Avenue, Red Deer.
Red Deer RCMP identified the occurrence address and executed a search warrant with the assistance of the RCMP Emergency Response Team.
As a result of the investigation, a male was arrested and one firearm was seized from the apartment. 29-year-old Todd Deschambeault of Red Deer faces seven charges:
- Forcible confinement
- Possession of a firearm while prohibited (x2)
- Possession of an unauthorized firearm
- Possession of restricted firearm with ammunition
Deschambeault has been remanded and is scheduled to appear at Red Deer Provincial Court on March 29, 2022.