Behchokǫ̀ NWT RCMP arrest a 15-year-old in connection to the death of a 28-year-old man

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Behchokǫ̀ RCMP said the body of a 28-year-old man was located on July 18th, in a grassy area next to a roadway in the Tłı̨chǫ community at approximately 7 a.m.

Police said a preliminary investigation into the death has lead investigators to believe that the man was the victim of a homicide. Police have not released the victim’s identity or cause of death at this time.

Police said a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection to the death, however, no charges had been laid as of Thursday, July 20th.