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Nunavut RCMP arrest man wanted for 2nd-degree murder in Prince Albert, Sask.

Prince Albert police issued a Canada-wide warrant for 33-year-old Corey Clarke, who is wanted in connection to a homicide investigation. Prince Albert Police Service / Supplied

A man who was wanted in connection with a homicide investigation in Prince Albert, Sask., has been arrested in Nunavut.

A Canada-wide arrest warrant was issued on Monday for Corey Clarke, 33, who is facing one count of second-degree murder following the death of 29-year-old Natasha Ross.

Read more: Arrest warrant issued in homicide investigation by Prince Albert police

At roughly 6 a.m. on May 24, Prince Albert Police Service officers were called to a home in the 2900 block of 4th Avenue West for a report of a deceased woman. Autopsy results confirmed the woman’s death to be the result of homicide, according to a press release.

Baker Lake RCMP said they arrested Clarke, 33, on Thursday.

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Information from the public was instrumental in locating Clarke, according to Prince Albert police.

Clarke remains in custody following a bail hearing in Nunavut. Arrangements have been made in conjunction with the Prince Albert Police Service to transport Clarke back to Prince Albert.

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