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Arrest made in Garden Hill First Nation homicide, Manitoba RCMP say

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A 35-year-old woman is in police custody after a man was killed in Garden Hill First Nation. The Canadian Press

A woman has been charged with manslaughter after police say a man was killed in Garden Hill First Nation early Friday.

Island RCMP were called to a report of an unconscious man found with serious injuries on a roadway in the community around 2:45 a.m.

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The 35-year-old man was rushed to the nursing station where he later died.

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Police said Friday the man’s death is being treated as a homicide and a 35-year-old woman had been taken into custody.

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On Monday police said 35-year-old Madeline Harper has charged with manslaughter.

Island Lake RCMP along with RCMP Major Crime Services and Forensic Identification Services continue to investigate.

Garden Hill First Nation is roughly 475 km northeast of Winnipeg.

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