wanted Ryken Rairdan

UPDATE: Ponoka RCMP have male wanted for aggravated assault in custody


Ponoka RCMP advise that Ryken Rairdan is in police custody.


On July 19, at 5:34 p.m., Ponoka RCMP responded to a report of a shooting in the 5500 block of 50 Street in Ponoka.

As a result of this investigation, Ryken Rairdan, 22, of Ponoka was charged with aggravated assault and firearms-related offences.

Ponoka RCMP’s efforts to locate Rairdan have been unsuccessful and they have obtained a warrant for his arrest.

Rairdan is described as:

· 5’9” tall

· Slim build

· Light complexion

· Brown hair

· Green eyes

· Cursive tattoo on his right hand and a diamond tattoo on his right forearm

Rairdan is believed to be armed and dangerous — do not approach and call 911. If you know the whereabouts of Rairdan, please contact Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4471 or your local police.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.