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Story of Justine Cochrane

Justine Cochrane was a 15-year-old girl from the Sunchild First Nation, a Cree community in Alberta, who enjoyed crafts, powwows and hanging out with her aunties.


On March 4, 2011, Justine’s body was found on a gravel road on the Sunchild First Nation after being severely beaten. The case remains open and the Rocky Mountain House RCMP say they continue to investigate.