****UPDATE- 6pm Oct. 13, 2023****

As a result of ongoing investigation, Justice Bird, the subject of a dangerous person alert in the Montreal Lake Cree Nation area, was located and arrested by police today at a residence north of Montreal Lake. The investigation is ongoing. An update will be provided when available.

****UPDATE – 7:00am October 13, 2023*****

Waskesiu RCMP have cancelled the dangerous person alert issued for Montreal Lake Cree Nation. Police say one person was injured.

One of the suspects has been taken into custody with RCMP still looking for 29-year-old Justice Bird.

He was last seen wearing a white ball cap and black and white clothing. He’s described as 5’9”, weighing 166 lbs with black hair, brown eyes and multiple facial tattoos.

If anyone sees an individual matching the description of Justice Bird, call 911. He is considered dangerous, may be armed and should not be approached. Info can also be reported anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


A dangerous person alert is in effect for Montreal Lake Cree Nation.

The public is being asked to avoid the area and people on the First Nation are being asked to stay inside and lock their doors and close their windows.

Police are looking for two suspects, one is 29 year old Justice Bird, who was last seen wearing a white ball cap along with black and white clothes. Police said they are still working to identify the second suspect.

The suspects are reported to be armed with a firearm. One injury has been reported to police.

The suspects were last seen in the area of House 713 in Montreal Lake. Anyone who sees the suspects is being asked to call 9-11.