Second-degree murder charge laid after woman found dead in North Battleford: RCMP

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A 22-year-old woman’s death this past weekend has become a homicide investigation in North Battleford, Sask.

Battlefords RCMP said they received a request to check on the well-being of the woman on March 8.

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Sequin Mooswa was found dead at a home in the 1900 block of St. Laurent Drive, according to a press release.

Police said an autopsy was done in Saskatoon on March 9.

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North Battleford’s Keenan Mirasty, 21, is facing a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the death.

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The accused appeared in provincial court in North Battleford on March 10.

RCMP’s Major Crimes Unit North, Forensic Identification Section as well as Saskatchewan Coroners Service are investigating.

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