Police were called to downtown Fort McMurray on Franklin Avenue at 3:45 am on April 7th. Police arrived to find the victim, 33 year old Mark Wiley in serious condition.
Wiley was taken to Northern Lights Regional Health Centre, before being transferred to an Edmonton Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on April 12th.
Brian Christopher Rickett, is facing a second degree murder charge. Rickett is scheduled to appear in court on April 24th.