April 15, 2019 1:57 pm

2 more charged with murder in disappearance of Yorkton, Sask. man

Three people now charged with second-degree murder in the disappearance of Colin Focht from Yorkton, Sask., fourth person with accessory after the fact.

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Four people have now been charged in the disappearance of Colin Focht.

Focht, 25, was last seen in Yorkton, Sask., on Sept. 1, 2018.

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Yorkton RCMP said human remains believed to be those of Focht were found on April 4 in a rural area outside the eastern Saskatchewan city.

A preliminary forensic autopsy was conducted on April 5 to confirm the identity of the recovered remains. A complete forensic autopsy is scheduled for the week of April 15.

Jordan Ironstand, 23, and a boy who cannot be named under provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act, have been charged with second-degree murder.

An 18-year-old man is charged with accessory after the fact of murder. He cannot be named as he was a youth at the time of the alleged offence.

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They are currently in custody and are scheduled to appear Monday in Regina provincial court on unrelated matters, police said.

Taiya Hudy, 19, was arrested on April 3 and charged with second-murder.

She is due back in Yorkton provincial court on Wednesday.

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