Attempted murder hearing Dec. 31

A preliminary hearing in an attempted murder case will be held on Dec. 31 in Red Deer provincial court.

A preliminary hearing in an attempted murder case will be held on Dec. 31 in Red Deer provincial court.

On June 3, Sylvan Lake RCMP were called to reports of a seriously wounded man walking along a roadside near Benalto.

Charges including attempted murder, robbery with a firearm, aggravated assault and a variety of weapons offences have been laid against Daniel Huddlestone, 34, and Cameron Glen Monkman, 28.

Preliminary hearings may be requested to determine the strength of the Crown’s case before proceeding to trial.

Huddlestone remains in custody while Monkman was previously released on cash bail of $2,000.