Update: RCMP are investigating the homicide of a man in West Interlake Manitoba

Ashern RCMP responded to the report of an assault in the Rural Municipality of West Interlake on May 15th at approximately 11:15pm.

Police arrived to find a 35-year-old man suffering from serious injuries. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Ashern RCMP and the Major Crime Services and Forensic Identification Services, continue to investigate.

 RCMP arrested 24-year-old Zachary Desjarlais of Vogar, Manitoba on May 16th and charged him with Manslaughter.

The 2020 Manitoba Homicide Victim List is available here.