The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section has laid charges against the second suspect wanted in relation to the homicide Ashley John George Macneil, 34, who died from a stab wound on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Stephanie Pricilla Laderoute, 34, was charged with second degree murder and accessoryafter the fact. She was arrested by EPS patrol officers on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 on anoutstanding warrant.
“It appears Macneil had just recently returned from Nova Scotia to work in Alberta and unfortunately lost his life when a drug deal went bad,” says Det. Dan Collins with Homicide Section. “A team of EPS homicide investigators have been working hard over the last six months to collect substantial evidence to lay charges against two suspects.”
On Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, homicide detectives charged Daryle Victor Kidder, 36, withsecond degree murder, possession of an offensive weapon and breach of recognizance. Kidder remains in custody and is awaiting a bail hearing.
Investigations reveal that an altercation took place in the parking lot between two men just after 2 a.m. this morning, which led to one of the males being stabbed. The stabbing victimwas treated at the scene but died a short time later in hospital.