News -

Arrest made in homicide investigation

A Keeseekowenin First Nation has been arrested and charged with 2nd degree murder in connection with the death of another Keeseekowenin resident.

On January 4, 2013, shortly after 10:30pm, Yellowhead RCMP members were dispatched to a complaint of a disturbance at a residence on Keeseekowenin First Nation. Upon arrival, officers found a victim, identified as 34-year-old Terrel Stewart Shorting of Keeseekowenin First Nation, deceased.

RCMP report that 50-year-old Terris Ronald Mintuck of Keeseekowenin First Nation has been arrested and charged with 2nd degree murder. He will be appearing in Brandon Provincial Court. A post mortem is scheduled in Winnipeg.

Yellowhead RCMP with the assistance of the RCMP D Division Serious Crime Unit, Brandon RCMP Major Crime Unit, Dauphin RCMP Major Crime Unit and the RCMP Winnipeg Forensic Identification Section are investigating the murder.

mySteinbach, a product of Network Media in Steinbach, is your local online news, weather, event, business, employment and information guide for the City of Steinbach and local trade area of South Eastern Manitoba. mySteinbach is Steinbach Manitoba's online community! The mySteinbach website and all of its content are Copyright © Network Media, 2005-2014.