Mcmurray man arrested on seconddegree murder charge
Wood Buffalo RCMP have arrested 30-year-old Fort Mcmurray man Jared Lee White in connection with the murder of Ashley Chisholm on Feb. 11. White was located Thursday morning and arrested without incident. The investigation is ongoing and police will provide an update when more information is available.
According to Wood Buffalo RCMP, officers arrived at a home on Loutit Road at approximately 8:31 p.m. Sunday, Feb.11 after they were alerted to a disturbance. Once they arrived, officers found the body of a dead adult male inside.
Police have identified the victim as Ashley Chisholm, 38, of Fort Mcmurray. An autopsy conducted at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner declared Chisholm’s death as a homicide after completing an autopsy on Tuesday.
Cpl. Hal Turnbull, spokesperson for RCMP’S K Division, said Monday he did not have details regarding the nature of the disturbance officers were responding to. He could not confirm if any of the men involved lived in the home.
A nationwide warrant was issued for White’s arrest but has now ended.
Police are asking anyone who was in the area of 104 Loutit Road on Sunday evening or who knows White’s whereabouts to report to Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780788-4000. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Jared Lee White appears in this undated image provided by RCMP’S K Division.