Posted on 12/17/2014, 1:29 pm, by mySteinbach

Oakbank RCMP have made an arrest in a recent suspicious death investigation that occurred in the RM of Springfield.

The deceased, a 42-year-old woman, was recently found at the motel located at Deacon’s Corner in the RM of Springfield. On December 15, 2014, an autopsy of the deceased woman confirmed the death as a homicide.

RCMP report that 55-year-old Allen Dale Drobot of Winnipeg was arrested on December 15, 2014, and charged with second degree murder. Drobot remains in custody and awaits his next court appearance.

Police say that Drobot and the deceased woman were known to each other.