Crime & Court

Canada-wide warrant issued for murder suspect with ties to Edmonton, North Battleford, Toronto, Montreal

He is considered armed and dangerous and shouldn’t be approached by public

STRATHCONA COUNTY – RCMP Major Crimes continue to seek the public’s assistance in locating a male wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant in relation to a homicide investigation.

Christian Nyabirungu (35) of Edmonton, Alta. is wanted for first degree murder, kidnapping and aggravated assault.

Nyabirungu may have since changed his appearance but is described as;

  • Black skin
  • 6’ 2” tall
  • 240 lbs
  • Black hair
  • Brown eyes

Nyabirungu has ties to Edmonton, Alberta, North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Toronto, Ontario and has family in Montreal, Quebec.

He is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached by the public.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Christian Nyabirungu is asked to call the Strathcona County RCMP at 780-467-7741. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at, or by SMS.