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RCMP looking for leads in homicide case near Cochrane

The RCMP are asking the public's help to get information about the death of Kyle Schuiling who’s body was found by firefighters responding to a grassfire.
A photo of Kyle Schuiling provided by the Alberta RCMP. His death is being investigated as a homicide.

The RCMP are asking the public's help to help solve a homicide case of man found murdered and burned in Rocky View County.

The request went out on X (formerly Twitter) on Thursday using the hashtag #CanYouHelp?

See more details on RCMP Alberta (@RCMPAlberta) / X (

On April 3, the Alberta RCMP confirmed that human remains discovered by Tsuut’ina Nation firefighters were those of 33-year-old Kyle Schuiling, a resident of Calgary. 


According to the RCMP, on April 3, at approximately 5:30 a.m., the Tsuut’ina Nation Fire Department responded to a grass fire near Range Road 40 and Township Road 241 in Rocky View County. While they were extinguishing the fire, human remains, now identified as those of Schuiling, were located. 

An autopsy was completed at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Calgary on April 4. Police are treating the death as a homicide.

The case now falls under the jurisdiction of the the RCMP's Alberta Major Crimes Unit (MCU).

If you have any information about this crime or those responsible, please call the Cochrane RCMP detachment at 780-585-3767. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www. or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store. To report crime online, or for access to RCMP news and information, download the Alberta RCMP app through Apple or Google Play.


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