RCMP investigating the death of a 22-year-old male in Thompson as a homicide

Thompson RCMP responded to report of an unresponsive man near a vacant building on the corner of Public Lane and Cree Road, on August 30th at approximately 6:40am.

Police arrived to find a 22-year-old male from Split Lake First Nation not breathing, with visible signs of trauma. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police arrested and charged Bryan Roulette, 24, with Assault Causing Bodily Harm. The victim and Roulette were known to each -other.