Saskatoon mom accused of faking deaths, going to U.S. pleads guilty to 3 charges

Saskatoon mom accused of faking deaths, going to U.S. pleads guilty to 3 charges

Nov 2, 2023 | 11:29am
A Saskatoon woman accused of faking her death and that of her child before they crossed the border into the United States has pleaded guilty to three charges and apologized in court. Dawn Walker pleaded guilty to forgery offences as well as abduction in contravention of a custody or parenting order. A joint submission from […]

Family, friends of woman arrested in U.S. say community is ready to support her

Aug 25, 2022 | 4:58am

Family and friends of an Indigenous woman arrested in the United States say she will have her community’s support upon her return to Canada. Dawn Walker, 48, was to be handed to Canadian authorities Wednesday after spending two weeks in U.S. federal custody. “It’s the best news ever really,” said Kathy Walker, who is Dawn […]

Oregon court orders Walker be returned to Canadian officials

Aug 23, 2022 | 3:11pm

A Saskatoon woman who has said she was the victim of domestic abuse is to be returned to Canada after she was arrested in Oregon for allegedly using false identification to cross the border with her seven-year-old son. Judge Stacie F. Beckerman of the U.S. district court in Oregon ordered that Dawn Marie Walker, 48, […]

National Indigenous group asks Ottawa to act quickly to bring Indigenous woman home

Aug 15, 2022 | 4:10pm

A national Indigenous group says it is urging Ottawa to act quickly to bring home a Saskatoon woman who is jailed in the United States. Dawn Walker, who is 48 and a member of Okanese First Nation, remains in federal custody in Oregon after she fled to the U.S. with her seven-year-old son by allegedly using […]

Walker Facing Charges After Disappearance

Aug 8, 2022 | 2:19pm

A woman who disappeared from the Saskatoon area with her young son, was found safe and sound in a rental suite just outside of Portland Oregon. Dawn Walker was in a courtroom in the US, today (Monday) facing two charges after she illegally crossed into the U.S. with her 7-year-old son at some point over […]