Calgary, AB,

Man wanted on Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder in custody

A man wanted for the murder of Russell David YOUNKER turned himself in to police earlier this week.

On Monday, May 11, 2021, we issued a request for information on the location of Christopher Douglas MATHERS, 34. MATHERS was wanted on a Canada-wide warrant in connection with the homicide.

On Thursday, May 14, 2021, MATHERS turned himself in to the Salmon Arm RCMP detachment. He was arrested on the Canada-wide warrant for the murder of YOUNKER that occurred on Thursday, April 15, 2021.

He will be transported back to Calgary next week.

We would like to thank the Salmon Arm RCMP and the media for their assistance in this investigation.

Case #21138373/3863