Field Street crime scene

The body of Lloyd Oskineegish was found in an area near Field Street sometimes occupied by homeless people.

A sixth person who was arrested and charged with murder in connection with a death in the Intercity area has had his charges withdrawn.

Thunder Bay Police announced they arrested 25-year-old Christopher David Meeseetawageesic in the McVicar Creek area and charged him with second-degree murder and breach of probation.

Meeseetawageesic was the latest person to be charged in the death of 44 year-old Lloyd Oskineegish from Wunnumin Lake First Nation.

His burned body was found in a grassy space near Field Street, off the Harbour Expressway, in July, 2014.

Meeseetawageesic had his charges withdrawn in August, 2015.