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Buffalo Narrows, Sask., man faces 2nd-degree murder charges in 2018 homicide

A Buffalo Narrows, Sask., man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Jason Chartier, 42, in 2018. File / Global News

A Saskatchewan man has been charged with second-degree murder in relation to a homicide that took place in Buffalo Narrows on Dec. 18, 2018.

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Robert Young, 67, was arrested in Buffalo Narrows on Jan. 12, 2021 for the death of Jason Chartier, 42.

RCMP says over the past two-plus years it interviewed multiple witnesses to establish a clear timeline of what happened, examined the scene and gathered evidence while working with the coroner.

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Young makes his first appearance in a Buffalo Narrows courtroom on Wednesday.

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