News

Two UN Gang members charged with 2009 murder of Abbotsford man

Conor D
Conor D'Monte (left) and Cory Vallee are wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for the murder of Kevin LeClair of Abbotsford.
— image credit: RCMP photos

Two men who police say are members of the UN Gang have been charged with the first-degree murder of an Abbotsford man who was gunned down outside a Langley IGA grocery store in February 2009.

Canada-wide warrants have been 
issued for the arrests of Conor D’Monte, 33, of Vancouver and Cory "Frankie" Vallee, 34, of no fixed address for the murder of Kevin Robert LeClair, 26, who died in hospital two days after the shooting.

LeClair was a close associate of the Bacon brothers and high-ranking member of the Red Scorpions, RCMP said this afternoon (Monday) at a press conference.

He had been living in a home in the 4300 block of Meighan Place in Abbotsford prior to his death.

D’Monte and Vallee have also been charged, along with other UN Gang members, for conspiring to kill the Bacon brothers and their 
associates.

Vallee and five others are also charged with the May 2008 murder of Burnaby’s Jonathan Barber and the attempted murder of Vicky King.

Visit abbynews.com for more details.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
Dan Bue announces plans to run for council
 
Goddard posed online as teenage girl, cop and TV producer, court told
 
Budget plans call for near-zero tax increase
Abbotsford pastor releases new book
 
BCTF touts deal in email to members
 
Dianne Watts on a new track
Chilliwack Paramount proposal for vintage film house
 
Richmond teachers to vote Thursday on deal
 
Pair of alleged Surrey gangsters face drug, firearms charges

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.