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RCMP trying to shed light on events leading up to woman’s death in northern Sask.

Death of woman in northern Saskatchewan ruled a homicide
Police have identified the woman who was found dead just north of La Ronge, Sask., on Monday as Sheena Billette. Facebook

UPDATE: Death of woman in northern Saskatchewan ruled a homicide

RCMP have identified a woman who was found dead along a road in northern Saskatchewan.

A motorist travelling on Highway 102 discovered Sheena Marie Billettte, 28, in the early morning hours of Dec. 23, approximately eight kilometres north of La Ronge, police said.

READ MORE: Body of woman found on highway north of La Ronge, Sask.

An autopsy is expected to be done on the La Ronge woman in the next few days, according to a press release.

RCMP said they’re working to determine all of the events over the last week of Billette’s life and ask any member of the public who may have known her whereabouts, activities, or interactions to come forward.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact La Ronge RCMP at 306-425-6730 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

The major crimes and forensic identification units are involved in the investigation.

La Ronge is approximately 345 kilometres north of Saskatoon.