Drayton Valley man charged with 1st-degree murder in Red Deer death
Investigation into circumstances surrounding the death are ongoing
The RCMP's major crimes unit has laid charges related to the death of a man in Red Deer, Alta.
Red Deer RCMP have charged 29-year-old Jordan David Ruff, of Drayton Valley, with first-degree murder in the death of 37-year-old Dennis Anderson Edwards, of Red Deer.
RCMP say they were called to help EMS with a sudden death at a residence near 58th Avenue and 69th Street at around 3:05 p.m. Nov. 14.
After investigation, RCMP thought the death to be suspicious and the major crimes unit took over.
Major crimes arrested Ruff on Nov. 23, RCMP say, and charged him with first-degree murder.
He remains in custody awaiting a judicial hearing.
An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death are ongoing.