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Manitoba RCMP lay charges in death of baby

An RCMP Patrol unit is seen in this file photo. An RCMP Patrol unit is seen in this file photo.
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The Manitoba RCMP has charged a woman with second-degree murder in the death of a one-year-old boy.

On Monday, police announced that Jayna Knott, 26, was charged in connection with the homicide of a baby. This charge has not been proven in court.

This news comes after CTV News Winnipeg previously reported that a child died on Wasagamack First Nation on Saturday.

Police said they are not looking for any other suspects.

Knott is in custody.

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