RCMP responded to a report of a vehicle on the side of an access road to the Sandy Creek area of Hay River on December 28th.
Police have not released the victim’s identity, or cause of death. Three people have been arrested and charged in relation to the death of the male victim. James George Thomas, 25, Levi Cayen, 20 and Sasha Cayen, 25 made their first court appearances before Judge Bernadette E. Schmaltz in Territorial Court.
All three suspects are facing charges of murder and robbery in connection to the death..
The homicide investigation is ongoing and ask anyone with information to contact Hay River RCMP at 867-874-1111