No charges laid in fatal dog attack at Riceton

November 8, 2017 4:14 pm

The RCMP has concluded its investigation into the Riceton fatal dog attack.

Based on the results of the investigation that was completed this week, there will be no charges laid.

Milestone RCMP assisted the Coroner’s Office as this sudden death is considered a Coroner’s Act file.

During this investigation Milestone RCMP consulted with the RCMP Major Crime Unit, the Regina Humane Society and the Office of the Chief Coroner.

This is a tragic circumstance where a six year old boy was killed.

Based on all of the evidence and circumstances, it has been determined there were no elements of any criminal, provincial or bylaw offence committed.

The deceased’s family has been updated on the status of the investigation.