Search Warrant in Moses Lake Results in 2 Arrests, Charges Pending

November 30, 2018
On Nov. 28, 2018, members of the Blood Tribe Police Service executed a Search Warrant at a residence in the Moses Lake community of the Blood Indian Reserve. Police have arrested and charged Richard PRAIRIE CHICKEN and Duane SMALL EYES with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine & Carfentanil, as well as Possession of Proceeds of Crime.
 
Police seized 21.5 grams of Crack Cocaine, 9 Carfentanil tablets, Oxycodon, assorted drug paraphernalia, prepaid credit cards and $379.80 in Canadian currency.
 
Both men are in custody and scheduled to appear in Lethbridge Provincial Court November 30, 2018.
 
Anyone with information about this matter or any other matter is asked to contact the Blood Tribe Police Service at 403-737-3800 or the Crime Reduction Unit at 403-737-8808 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information that leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward.
 

A collision involving a Blood Tribe School bus on the Blood Indian Reserve is still under investigation but not considered criminal in nature.

At approximately 4:45 pm on November 22, 2018, the Blood Tribe Police Service responded to a report of a school bus that had gone off the road and rolled. Six students and a driver were assessed and treated for there injuries. Alcohol is not considered a factor in the collision.
 
Anyone with information about this matter or any other matter is asked to contact the Blood Tribe Police Service at 403-737-3800.
 

Man Arrested in Connection to Stabbing

FOR IMMEDIATE DISSEMINATION

On November 6, 2018, members of the Blood Tribe Police Service (BTPS) attended a private residence on the north side of the Blood Reserve in regards to a report of an altercation.
 
BTPS located a 25-year-old male suffering from stab wounds to his left arm and leg. The male was transported by EMS to Chinook Regional Hospital.
 
As a result of the investigation, Dexter SCOUT (29 yrs) was arrested and charged with the following:
- Aggravated Assault
- Assault with a Weapon
- Possess Weapon Dangerous
- Breach of Recognizance X3
 
Dexter SCOUT was brought before a JP and remanded for Court in Lethbridge on November 14, 2018.
 
Anyone with information about this matter or any other matter is asked to contact the Blood Tribe Police Service at 403-737-3800 or the Crime Reduction Unit at 403-737-8808 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information that leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

Investigation Into Potential Threat to Kainai High School

On October 14, 2018, the Blood Tribe Police Service (BTPS) received information of a potential threat to the Kainai High School. The BTPS initiated an investigation into this matter and have taken a 17-year-old person into custody.
 
Subsequent investigation determined that the threat was not credible, however, there was sufficient evidence to proceed with Public Mischief charges pursuant to section 149 of the Criminal Code. 
 
No name will be released due to the person's age pursuant to the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
 
In an abundance of caution, the Kainai Board of Education has decided to close the Kainai High School and the nearby Middle School for Monday, October 15, 2018.
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Read more: Investigation Into Potential Threat to Kainai High School

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