Manslaughter charge laid after man found in wooded area dies

A 31-year-old Norway House man has been charged with manslaughter after the death of a 27-year-old man.

Norway House RCMP responded to a report of an unresponsive man in a wooded area of the community around 10:30 a.m. Oct. 26. Officers assisted emergency medical services personnel in transporting the man to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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Cory Scribe was arrested Oct. 28 and charged with manslaughter. He was remanded into custody pending an appearance in provincial court in Thompson Oct. 29.

Norway House RCMP and the RCMP Major Crime Unit continue investigating.

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