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 has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with a death in the Intercity area last month.

Thunder Bay Police announced today that they arrested 25-year-old Christopher David Meeseetawageesic in the McVicar Creek area near Court Street yesterday.

He's charged with second-degree murder and breach of probation.

Meeseetawageesic is 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, two weeks ago.

Meeseetawageesic will appear in court on August 22nd.

Police said they are still investigating.