On March 15, 2016, at approximately 8:45am, Island Lake RCMP were called to the Wasagamack nursing station after a man was discovered unresponsive on the shore near Island Lake. The 25-year-old man was later pronounced deceased at the health centre.
Police say that two men have been charged in this incident after they turned themselves in to the RCMP on the same day.
RCMP report that 19-year-old Loren McDougall has been charged with 2nd degree murder and 19-year-old Steve McDougall with manslaughter.
The suspects appeared in Winnipeg court on March 18, 2016 and have been remanded into custody.