August 10, 2018 1:21 pm
Updated: March 19, 2019 8:54 pm

Man facing arson charge after pregnant woman found dead at fire granted bail

An autopsy has concluded Crystal Louise McFadyen, who was eight months pregnant, is the victim of a homicide.

Saskatoon Police Service / Supplied

A man charged with arson has been released on $5,000 bail, and strict conditions.

A Saskatoon provincial court judge granted bail to Jonathan Rosenthal, 39, on Thursday.

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Rosenthal was charged after a house fire at 229 Ave. F North on July 6.

Authorities would later discover the remains of Crystal Louise McFadyen, 37, inside the home. She was eight months pregnant.

Police said McFadyen was known to Rosenthal.

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