RCMP are investigating the death of a 14-year-old girl in Oxford House, which has since been ruled a homicide.
Police reported the death Monday, and flew in both the RCMP Thompson Major Crime Unit and RCMP Winnipeg Serious Crime Unit to investigate.
A post mortem is being conducted at the Health Sciences Centre today.
The circumstances surrounding her death remain under investigation.
The community is located about 950 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg.
UPDATE: 9:23 p.m. — The victim has been identified as Marilyn Alicia Agnes Munroe. Friends and family called her “Molly.” RCMP say she died from a stab wound. A 12-year-old male from Oxford House has been charged with second degree murder.