Maskwacis RCMP have issued an arrest warrant stemming from an incident occuring at the Louis Bull Tride on Jan. 8.
On Jan. 8, RCMP officers responded to a report of a male who had sustained serious, potentially life-threatening injuries.
While the victim has since recovered, RCMP officers have continued investigating the incident and have identified Jared Chad Roasting, 29, as a suspect in the case.
The warrant issued for Roasting lists the charges as attempted murder, aggravated assault, pointing a firearm, weapons possession contrary to order and fail to surrender (twice), and discharge of an air gun or air piston with intent to endanger life.
Roasting is described as having a medium complexion, standing around 5-foot 7-inches tall, weighing around 125 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Roasting, a resident of Maskwacis. is known to frequent the municipality, as well as Wetaskiwin and Edmonton.
If anyone has any information regarding Roasting’s whereabouts, contact the Maskwacis RCMP at 780-585-4600, or your local RCMP detachment or police service.
The public is asked not to approach Roasting.
If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Alberta Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.p3tips.com, or by using the P3 Tips smartphone app available on Apple and Android devices.