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Charges pending against male who escaped from custody, lunged at officers with a knife

On November 16, 2018 at approximately 2:50 p.m. Lethbridge/Coaldale RCMP were in the process of transporting a male who was under arrest for a number of property-related offences in RCMP jursidiction. During the transport the male escaped RCMP custody within the City of Lethbridge and as a result the Lethbridge Police Service attended to assist.

Police seeking public assistance to generate new leads in cold cases

Julie Derouin and Theodore Milde have been missing for decades – their cases long gone cold. But neither will be closed until police know with certainty what happened.

Cold case files are reviewed periodically in the hopes that new information comes to light or new leads can be generated. And it is possible. In 2017 police successfully concluded a 30-year-old missing persons case involving two sisters who were found to have simply walked away from their lives.