Melfort-area man charged with 2nd-degree murder

A 30-year-old man from the Kinistin Saulteaux First Nation is charged with second-degree murder after a 34-year-old man was fatally stabbed over the weekend.

Accused from Kinistin Saulteaux First Nation

RCMP arrested a man on the Kinistin Saulteaux First Nation and charged him with second-degree murder. (Dan Zakreski/CBC)

A 30-year-old man from the Kinistin Saulteaux First Nation is charged with second-degree murder after a weekend stabbing.

It happened Saturday evening on the First Nation south of Melfort.

RCMP were called to a house and discovered a 34-year-old man suffering from multiple stab wounds. He died in the ambulance on the way to hospital.

RCMP had the suspect in custody within 15 minutes of arriving on the scene. Both men lived on the First Nation.

The accused will be appearing in a Melfort court tomorrow. Police did not release the victim's name.

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