North Okanagan RCMP were called to a home on Emery Louis Road in Spallumcheen on July 30th after the remains of 55-year-old Barry Jones were found.
Police have not commented on the state of the remains, how long they had been there, or the cause of death. RCMP Major Crimes Operations Officer. Sanjaya Wijayakoon said the victim and the accused were known to each other.
District Major Crime Unit arrested Lynda Saundry, 59, and charged her with first degree murder in relation to the death of Jones. Saundry appeared in court on August 4th.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the RCMP Southeast District Major Crime Unit at 1-877-987-8477.