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Death of teen on Star Blanket First Nation ruled a homicide: Sask. RCMP

Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating a homicide on Star Blanket First Nation.
Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating a homicide on Star Blanket First Nation. File / Global News

The Saskatchewan RCMP is treating the death of a 17-year-old boy on a First Nation near Fort Qu’Appelle as a homicide.

Friday evening, File Hills Police Service responded to a report of an altercation at a home on the Star Blanket First Nation.

Police say they discovered the deceased boy inside the home, where he lived.

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An autopsy has been ordered for Tuesday in Saskatoon.

Police say there’s no risk to public safety. The investigation remains ongoing.

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