Woman charged with 2nd-degree murder in death of Chelsey Tegan Bien

Police charged Lynzee Harriott Silverfox with second-degree murder Thursday. She’s accused of killing Chelsey Tegan Bien on Feb. 26 in Whitehorse.

Bien, a citizen of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation, died Feb. 26 in Whitehorse

Police say Chelsey Tegan Bien died following an assault at the Skyline apartments in Whitehorse Feb. 26. (Steven Hossack/CBC)

A 20-year-old woman from Pelly Crossing, Yukon, is facing a murder charge in the death of Chelsey Tegan Bien.

Yukon RCMP charged Lynzee Harriott Silverfox with second-degree murder Thursday. She's accused of killing Bien on Feb. 26 in Whitehorse.

Bien was a member of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation.

Silverfox will appear in court Friday.