Police were called to an apartment on July 16th at around 6:20 in the morning on report of an unresponsive female in the back yard.
The woman who was later identified as Tammy Boratynec 43, was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead. An autopsy confirmed that the death of Boratynec was a homicide but the cause of death has not been released.
Update July 4th 2021
A man was taken into custody on Friday morning, July-2-2021 in relation to charges in a 2016 homicide in Saint John. He will remain in custody pending a court appearance which is scheduled for Monday, July-5-2021.