Cattle theft near Hanna

RCMP

Theft of cattle

Sometime between July 22 and August 6 owners of a rural property near Highway 36 and Township Road 33 – 4 noted two of their calves went missing.  The calves are a Saler-Angus cross.

Both calves are red or red and white in colour.

Dangerous offender arrested

Killam RCMP received a report from the public that a man matching the description of Darrell Peter Moosomin was hitchhiking on Highway 13 just east of Daysland on Aug. 21 at approximately 6 p.m.

RCMP were able to positively identify the man as Moosomin and he was arrested roadside without incident.
Moosomin was wanted on a Canada-wide warrant of arrest for being unlawfully at large after he walked away from an escorted visit to the Samson Pow Wow on the evening of Aug. 13.

He was serving an indeterminate sentence at the Pe Sakastew Centre in Maskwacis at the time of the escorted visit.  Moosomin was declared to be a dangerous offender in 1995.

Moosomin remains in police custody and is currently awaiting a hearing.

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