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Man charged with 1st-degree murder in death of Hudson Bay, Sask. woman

Two people were declared dead after a house fire in Hudson Bay, Sask. Friday.
RCMP have charged Steven Lee Lewis with first-degree murder in the death Stacey Lewis in Hudson Bay, Sask. Google Maps

UPDATE: Steven Lewis, accused in the shooting death of his ex-wife, makes court appearance

Editor’s note: This story has been corrected to reflect the correct name of the 27-year-old woman. RCMP previously stated it was Stacie Lewis.

A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a woman in Hudson Bay, Sask.

Hudson Bay RCMP said they received a complaint at 5 p.m. CT on Friday that a woman had been shot at a home on Hudson Street

Stacey Lewis, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency personnel.

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RCMP officials said a person of interest was immediately identified and arrested without incident.

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Steven Lee Lewis, 32, has been charged with one count of first-degree murder. He is scheduled to appear in Melfort provincial court on Feb. 7.

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Mounties said the accused and victim were known to each other. Both are from Hudson Bay.

The investigation is ongoing.

Hudson Bay is approximately 300 kilometres east of Saskatoon.