A 30-year-old man has been charged with second degree murder in one of two deaths in Roseau River First Nation south of Winnipeg.

RCMP released some details about one of the cases Sunday afternoon.


RCMP and Dakota Ojibway Police continue to investigate two deaths in Roseau River First Nation (Google Maps )

Police said a 23-year-old man, Charles French, was killed and that the suspect and the victim knew each other.

The suspect is to appear in a Winnipeg court Monday.

Police are not releasing any information about a second death on the reserve, however, only that the “death of an adult male is being treated as a homicide."

Police specified that the two deaths were not related.

The family of Charles French is requesting privacy and wish not to be contacted by the media at this time.