A 29-year-old woman is charged with second-degree murder in connection to the death of Arthur Haussermann.
Clarissa Dawn Ponaceh is also charged with arson and several failures to comply with previous court orders.
- Winnipeg homicide victim ID'd as Arthur Haussermann, 53
- Holiday Towers victim suffered upper body injuries, police say
Crews were called to 160 Hargrave St. on Saturday to investigate a fire just after 5:30 a.m. Haussermann was found injured inside a 14th-floor suite where the small fire was extinguished.
He was taken to hospital in critical condition and later died.
Ponaceh was arrested Tuesday afternoon in the area of Maryland Street and Broadway.
No further information is being provided at this time as the investigation is continuing, police said.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).