Highwaymurders Canada B.C. july 2019
Two teenagers, Bryan Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod are suspected of 3 murders. They fled into the wilderness of Manitoba where a massive manhunt followed. After more than 2 weeks the lifeless bodies of the teenagers are found along the River Nelson near Gillam in Manitoba.
Alan Schmegelsky’s lawyer, Sarah Leamon, tweeted the news this afternoon that her client was able to view the video
Kam Mcleod and Bryer Schmegelsky filmed several video's while on the run.
Bryer Schmegelsky's mother feared several times that his father would kill her according to reports from 2008
They left a suicide message on a telephone that the police partially shared with the family
"RCMP may have good reason to withhold suspected killer’s last wishes from father, experts say"
BREAKING: August 12
RCMP confirms the found bodies are from Bryer Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod. They died by suicide with a firearm. Two firearms were found that were linked to the B.C. murders.
Bryer Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod had been dead for several days when they were found. Their bodies were found about 8 km from the location of the burnt-out car of Mr. Dyck.
"We are still waiting for some formalities to complete the autopsy report"
Details on autopsies of bodies believed to be Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky could be released Monday
An object has been found that may be of interest to the investigation
RCMP headed into the bush trying to further map the path that the suspects took
Metal detectors are also used when searching. Nothing has been announced yet about establishing identity and the cause of death
BREAKING: August 7
Two mail bodies have been found believed to be the suspects
The search is over. At 10am this morning, Manitoba RCMP officers located the bodies of two males, believed to be the BC suspects, near the shoreline of the Nelson River (approx 8km from the burnt vehicle). #rcmpmb
BREAKING: August 6
"On Aug 2, several items directly linked to the suspects were found on shoreline, 9km along the Nelson River. RCMP Underwater Recovery Team did not find additional items. Roadblock on PR 290 has been removed, but officers remain in the Gillam area." #rcmpmb
Social media reports the search in the Manitoba region continues. The focus seems to be on the Sundance settlement and its surroundings. The search would take place on land and with the help of helicopters. This morning the roadblock near Sundance was set up again.
Sundance is an abandoned community with many vacant properties
BRYER SCHMEGELSKY'S FATHER IS TRYING TO GET HIS BOOK PUBLISHED AS THE TEENAGERS ARE STILL ON THE RUN.
HE WROTE A BOOK ABOUT HIS OWN TROUBLED AND CRIMINAL PAST, IT WAS TO BE SELF PUBLISHED THIS WEEK
THE BOOK IS CALLED "RED FLAGGED"
Scale down of search efforts in N.Manitoba anounced in statement from Assistant Commissioner RCMP Manitoba
Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky were stopped by police for a routine alcohol check and let go as they drove through Manitoba on July 23
"Police investigating the murder of two young travellers in Canada say the case could be linked to the disappearance of two teenagers and the discovery of a third body 470km (290 miles) away"
RCMP appeal to public for information after 2 tourists found dead off northern B.C. highway
Service trailers at the northern terminus of PR 290.
Abandoned boat found on the shore of the Nelson River