HIGH PRAIRIE, AB – High Prairie RCMP received a 911 call of a firearms-related complaint in Whitefish First Nations.

On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020, at 12:30 a.m., A 26-year-old male from Whitefish First Nations was transported to hospital by EMS with non-life threatening injuries.

Further investigation revealed that this incident was an attempted homicide. High Prairie RCMP continue to investigate. This incident is believed to be targeted and the public are not believed to be at risk.

Bobby Fawn Auger (30) of Peace River, AB., and Venessia Katelynn Cardinal (26) of Marten Lake, AB., are jointly charged with:

Auger is also charged with failure to comply with release conditions (x4).

The current whereabouts of Bobby Auger and Venessia Cardinal are unknown. High Prairie RCMP have obtained arrest warrants for Auger and Cardinal in relation to the above-noted charges.

High Prairie RCMP are asking that anyone who may have witnessed anything in the area of Whitefish First Nations on Feb. 11, 2020, between the hours of 11:30 p.m. and 12:30 a.m., or who may know the current whereabouts of Auger or Cardinal, to contact the High Prairie RCMP at 780-523-3370.

The public are cautioned not to approach Auger or Cardinal as they are considered armed and dangerous.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.