Tyra Phillips is charged with second-degree murder in relation to the homicide of Patrick Ford in Leduc

RCMP, Fire and Paramedics were called to Sparrow Drive near Airport Road at approximately 3:00 p.m. on August 15th on the report of an aggravated assault.

44-year-old Patrick Ford of Port Alberni, BC, was located suffering from serious injuries. Police said Ford died of his injuries. The cause of death has not been released.

Tyra Phillips, 33, was arrested at the scene, and charged with second degree murder. She is scheduled to appear in Leduc Provincial Court on August 19th.