Tre Raphiale Cote.  Photo courtesy of RCMP.


The RCMP has issued an arrest warrant in relation to a murder on the Cote First Nation last week.

Freedom Gladue was found dead at a residence on the Cote reserve in the early morning hours of March 20.

RCMP have now charged 24-year-old Tre Raphiale Cote of the Cote First Nation with second-degree murder.

Mounties say the suspect and the victim were known to each other.

Cote is known to frequent the Kamsack, Cote First Nation and Yorkton areas.

Anyone with information on Cote’s whereabouts is asked not to approach him directly but to contact Kamsack RCMP, their local police service or Crime Stoppers.