May 19, 2014 5:25 pm

25-year-old man arrested in connection with New Hazelton-area homicide

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New Hazelton RCMP have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with a homicide in a Kispiox home early this morning.

Mounties were called just after 5 a.m. and arrived at the scene to find a 42-year-old man dead. Foul play is suspected and the Major Crimes Unit has been called in to help in the investigation.

The suspect has been arrested and will stay in custody pending consultation with the Crown.

Due to the investigation being in the early stages, police are not releasing any other additional information at this time.

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