This picture of Northbear Carrier, 23, who's charged with the second-degree murder of Tara Chartrand, was posted on a Facebook page. (Facebook )

Regina police have charged a man, 23, in the death of Tara Chartrand.

Northbear Buddy Carrier, who was arrested Thursday night and remains in custody, appeared briefly in court Friday morning.

He's been charged with second-degree murder.

His case will be back in court on Jan. 15, 2013.

Chartrand, 30, also known as Tara Shingoose, was reported missing in the fall after been last seen on Sept. 28.

On Friday, her body was found in a house on the 1100 block of Cameron St. Police said it was a homicide, the city's sixth of 2012.


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