Two men have been charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of a teenager in  Pukatawagan, Man. on the weekend.

Manitoba RCMP say they responded to a report of an assault in the community about 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

The boy, 17, was taken to hospital where he died.

Mounties arrested two men from the community that morning and took them into custody. Alexander Bear, 20, and Reshawn Muskwa, 19, have been charged with manslaughter.

Police say the victim and the accused were known to each other. The investigation continues.​