Red Deer and Area

RCMP were called to this home on West Park Crescent early Thursday morning (Photo: Google Maps)

Murder charge laid in death of Red Deer woman

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
October 27, 2016 - 3:39pm Updated: October 28, 2016 - 10:35pm

A charge of second degree murder has been laid following the death of a woman in southwest Red Deer on Thursday.

Mounties were called to a home on West Park Crescent just before 4 a.m. and arrived to find the woman dead inside the home.

Son of former Edmonton police chief sentenced for murder

By Leanne Murray (Twitter: @DriveNewsLeanne)
October 27, 2016 - 3:10pm Updated: October 28, 2016 - 5:19am

It was a tear-filled courtroom Thursday morning as family members of a Fort Saskatchewan woman spoke at the sentencing hearing for the man convicted of killing her.

Dana Turner, 31, was murdered in Edmonton in August 2011 and her body was found near Innisfail almost two months later.