On March 15, 2022, at approximately 4:54 a.m., McLennan RCMP were dispatched to a complaint of a fire at a residence in Girouxville, Alta. RCMP attended the scene and human remains were located once the Fire Department had extinguished the fire.
Alberta Major Crimes were called and took carriage of the investigation. As a result, a 33-year-old male of Girouxville, Alta. has been charged with second-degree murder. He is schedule to appear in Peace River provincial court on Monday, March 21, 2022.
An autopsy has been scheduled for March 22, 2022, at 9 a.m.