RCMP deem the deaths of two people in a Northlands Denesuline First Nation house fire a homicide

The 2021 Manitoba Homicide Victim List is available here.

RCMP Investigators have determined the death of two adults in a house fire in Northlands Denesuline First Nation (Lac Brochet) on September 9, 2021, was a homicide.

Thompson RCMP responded to a report of a house fire in Northlands Denesuline First Nation (Lac Brochet), Manitoba on September 9th at approximately 7:00am.

According to a RCMP report, one, possibly two, adult individuals were missing from the community and could be in the residence. Two people were located inside the burnt out building.

Major Crime Services investigators remain in the community and are asking anyone with information to please call the RCMP tip line at 431-489-8551, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.