On February 10, 2022, 21-year-old Jeremiah Spence, from South Indian Lake, was charged with Second Degree Murder in relation to the February 8, 2022, death of the 46-year-old male in the community.
Spence was remanded into custody and will appear in Thompson Provincial Court on February 25, 2022.
On February 8, 2022, at approximately 2:30 am, South Indian Lake RCMP received multiple reports of an injured male in the community.
Officers attended to the nursing station and located a 46-year-old male with serious injuries who had been pronounced deceased. His death is being treated as a homicide.
South Indian Lake RCMP, along with Major Crime Services and RCMP Forensic Identification Services, continue to investigate.