RCMP name 2 suspects wanted in connection with La Ronge shooting
RCMP continue to search for two men believed to be armed and dangerous who are wanted on charges of attempted murder and obstruction after officers were allegedly shot dead near a La Ronge home on Sunday.
Both men are wanted in connection with a Sunday shooting that prompted the RCMP to issue an emergency alert La Ronge, Air Ronge, Lac La Ronge and surrounding areas.
La Ronge is about 300 kilometers northeast of Saskatoon.
RCMP say they were shot at during the incident and a bullet hit the windshield of one of their police trucks.
Terrance Daigneault, 29, who also goes by the name Terrance Kenny, faces multiple charges, including two counts of attempted murder with a firearm.
Police say the public should view him as armed and dangerous and should not be approached.
According to the RCMP, Daigneault is about five-foot-eight and weighs 180 pounds and has a tattoo on his right forearm that reads « no regrets » and another on his right hand that reads « Kenny. »
According to the police, Daigneault could be injured.
In addition to attempted murder, Daigneault faces the following charges:
Two counts of discharging a firearm with intent.
Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
Two counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm.
Unauthorized possession of a firearm in a motor vehicle.
Two heads of obstruction.
Failing to comply with a release order.
Police are also looking for Allan Sanderson, 36, of La Ronge.
Sanderson is about five-foot-four, weighs 134 pounds, has brown eyes and black hair.
Sanderson is charged with obstruction and unauthorized possession of a firearm in a motor vehicle.
According to police, the men are known to frequent Saskatoon, La Ronge, Ile-a-la-Crosse, Beauval and Buffalo Narrows. They do not know if the two men are together or if they have a vehicle.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspects is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.