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

FILE: A photo of handcuffs
Steven Lewis, accused in the shooting death of his ex-wife Stacey Lewis in Hudson Bay, Sask., makes brief court appearance. Daniel Allan/Getty Images/File

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Steven Lewis, the 32-year-old Saskatchewan man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his former wife, made a brief appearance in court on Tuesday.

He is to appear again in Melfort provincial court via video link on March 14.

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Lewis is accused in the shooting of Stacey Lewis, 27, in Hudson Bay on Friday.

Officers responding to a report of a shooting found Lewis dead in a home on Hudson Street in the northeastern Saskatchewan community.

Sherry Pilon, a councillor in Hudson Bay, has said the two used to be married and shared custody of a daughter and son.

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Hudson Bay is approximately 300 kilometres east of Saskatoon.

With files from Global News

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