Tara Chartrand, also known as Tara Shingoose, disappeared in September 2012. Her body was found in a home on the 1100 block of Cameron St. in December the same year. (Facebook)


This picture of Northbear Carrier, who pleaded guilty Wednesday to the second-degree murder of Tara Chartrand, was posted on a Facebook page. (Facebook )

The man charged in the death of Regina's Tara Chartrand will receive a life sentence, a court heard Wednesday.

Northbear Buddy Carrier, who is in his 20s, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

Chartrand's body was found in a Regina house in December 2012. Carrier was charged shortly after.

 She had been missing for three months.  

It was the city's sixth homicide of 2012.