N.S. man who was subject of warrant arrested, charged with 2nd-degree murder

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The Nova Scotia RCMP have arrested a man charged in the homicide of another man in Lunenburg County.

Human remains were found in the afternoon of July 26 in Parkdale, near New Ross. Police have not publicly identified the victim, but said the remains are those of a man and the death was ruled a homicide.

In a release Thursday, police said they charged 40-year-old Arthur Abdul Mosher of Blockhouse, N.S., with second-degree murder.

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A province-wide arrest warrant was issued in the morning but police announced around 3 p.m. that he was safely arrested in the Gold River area.

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Mosher will be held in custody overnight and is scheduled to appear in Bridgewater Provincial Court Friday.

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