August 14, 2019 4:07 pm

Man, 40, killed near Russell airport: RCMP

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Manitoba RCMP are investigating a homicide near the airport in Russell.

Police said they were called to an assault on Highway 16, where they found an injured 40-year-old man.

READ MORE: Suspect tried to damage Russell RCMP vehicle while they investigated: police

The man was taken to hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Russell RCMP and Major Crime Services continue to investigate.

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