RCMP identify victim in Cross Lake homicide
Police responded to a disturbance on Jan. 20 around 6 a.m. on Mission Point in Cross Lake, south of Thompson, and found an injured man. (file image)
Published Monday, January 21, 2013 2:09PM CST
Last Updated Thursday, February 7, 2013 6:23PM CST
RCMP have identified the victim of a homicide that took place last month as 19-year-old Austin Troy Monias of Cross Lake.
Police responded to a disturbance on Jan. 20 around 6 a.m. on Mission Point in Cross Lake, south of Thompson, and found an injured man.
The 19-year-old was rushed to a nursing station but later died, said RCMP.
Four people were arrested, but have been released without charges.
RCMP are asking anyone who has information related to the case to call their local police agency, or the Cross Lake RCMP at 204-676-2345.
To remain anonymous, call Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), go to www.manitobacrimestoppers.com or text "TIPMAN" plus your message to Crimes (274637).