Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Travis Vader Accused of Talking to Witness, Taking Methamphetamine

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Travis Vader Accused of Talking to Witness, Taking Methamphetamine

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Travis Vader accused of talking to witness

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EDMONTON - A man on trial for first-degree murder in the deaths of two missing Alberta seniors has been taken back into custody and charged with breaching conditions of his bail.

A handcuffed Travis Vader was wearing an orange prison jumpsuit when he appeared in court Wednesday, where a hearing on the matter was scheduled for May 18.

Court was told he had been arrested Tuesday night after testing positive for methamphetamine during a random drug test conducted on May 5 and for allegedly contacting a witness in the case, Donald Bulmer.

A judge reviewed Vader's bail conditions last month after he was late to court for a fourth time in his criminal trial.

He told the court that on three occasions that his tardiness was related to problems with vehicles breaking down while on the fourth occasion he was late because he slept in. …

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