Arrest Made in Deacon’s Corner Homicide

RCMP Crest LogoManitoba RCMP have made an arrest in a homicide east of Winnipeg in the RM of Springfield.

A 42-year-old woman was found deceased in a motel located at Deacon’s Corner just off Highway 1 on Monday.

The same day, police arrested Allen Dale Drobot, 55, of Winnipeg. He has been charged with second-degree murder.

Drobot is scheduled to appear in a Winnipeg court later today.

Police say the suspect and the deceased were known to each other.

— Staff