Manitoba Teen Charged in Murder of Thompson Senior

Manitoba Teen Charged in Murder of Thompson Senior

Franc Mlakar
The trailer where the body of Thompson man Franc Mlakar was found on November 17, 2016. (RCMP HANDOUT)
Franc Mlakar
Franc Mlakar (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP have arrested and charged a 17-year-old Thompson boy in the murder of a senior.

Franc Mlakar, 83, was found deceased inside his trailer on November 17, 2016. Police had originally responded to the home for a well-being call when they discovered Mlaker.

The victim was last seen on October 31.

The teen, who cannot be named, has been charged with second-degree murder and remains in custody.

Police are continuing to investigate.

— Staff


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