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Prince Albert, Sask., police charge 18-year-old woman in connection with suspicious death

Police say an 18-year-old man was discovered dead in a home in Prince Albert, Sask., on Oct. 10.
Police say an 18-year-old man was discovered dead in a home in Prince Albert, Sask., on Oct. 10. File / Global News

The Prince Albert Police Service have laid a charge following the death of an 18-year-old man who was found inside a home on Oct. 10.

Police said the body was discovered in the 1700 block of 14th Street West.

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Officers arrived to the scene at around 1 a.m. and located the man who was pronounced dead.

Police said the death was being investigated as suspicious.

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An 18-year-old woman isĀ facing a charge of manslaughter while using a firearm in connection with this death, according to a press release.

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The accused has been remanded in custody and scheduled to appear in Prince Albert provincial court on Tuesday.

The Criminal Investigations Division and Forensic Identification Section of the Prince Albert Police Service are assisting with the investigation.

-With files from Thomas Piller